Where to go, what to do today in Shanghai. Read on for Shanghaiist’s picks.
Film screening @ The Market
A wonderful opportunity to network with the creatives, producers and filmmakers of Shanghai at community events space – The Market. There will be six films and three directors. Event starts at 6pm and ends at 1030pm and is free entry.
WHERE: 280 Ao’men Road // 澳门路 280号
Aesthesys @ MAO Livehouse
Showstart proudly presents the first China tour of Russian instrumental post-rock band Aesthesys. Founded as a one-man project back in 2007, Aesthesys has evolved into an ensemble performing post-rock music with neoclassical and ambient influences. The band has performed live across many European countries, including at the biggest post-rock festivals of Europe – Dunk festival in Belgium and Astral festival in Russia.
WHERE: 3/F, 308 Chongqing South Road // 重庆南路, 308号, 3楼
Make your own soap @ Craft’d Shanghai
In this workshop, you will be able to pick and mix a range of natural ingredients, scents and essential oils to create your very own soaps. Lemon and poppy seeds? Orange and cinnamon? There are so many choices – have fun playing around. There is a range of moulds available, so you are able to choose between small individual soaps or a large rustic style block, which you can cut up. Whichever you choose, they will make perfect additions to your bathroom or to give as gifts.
WHERE: 2F, 382 South Shaanxi Road // 陕西南路 382号
PRICE: ¥250 includes all resources, drinks and snacks
Social Club with Yang Jing Bang @ the Commune Social
Chef Nat Alexander from Yang Jing Bang joins Christopher Pitts and Scott and Kim Melvin from Commune Social this month. They will whip out a lovely nine-course tapas share menu along with wine pairings. The menu is ¥488 inclusive of drinks and starts at 7pm.
WHERE: 511 Jiangning Road // 江宁路511号
PRICE: ¥488 including drinks
CONTACT: +8621 6047 7638
Nina Las Vegas @ Le Baron
Australian DJ, radio host and producer Nina Las Vegas will be spinning house music at Le Baron. Entry is free and event starts at 9pm.
WHERE: 7/F, 20 Donghu Road // 东湖路20号 7楼
CONTACT: +8621 5424 5181
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