Where to go, what to do today in Shanghai. Read on for Shanghaiist’s picks.
Mike Ward @ Jalepeno
Canada’s Comedian of the Year, Mike Ward, is coming to Shanghai. With Shanghai Comedy Club and Mike Ward collaborating, this event provides a night of laughter and humor.
📍 393 Weihai Road // 威海路393号
A-mei Concert @ Mercedes- Benz Arena
One of Asia’s hottest singers, A-mei, is coming to the Mercedes- Benz Arena for two nights. The Taiwanese pop legend is known for her powerful vocals and stage presence and has also won numerous awards.
💰 From ¥380
📍 1200 Shibo Avenue // 世博大道1200大道
So Funky Soul Dance Party @ The Pearl
The Pearl has another event this Friday that focuses on funk and soul. Come to The Pearl to dance and party all night to funk and soul tunes. LaTrece Bracks will be performing live.
📍 471 Zhapu Road // 乍浦路471弄
Heavy @ The Shelter
Heavy Soundsystem will be taking over cult favorite venue, The Shelter. Other musicians include The Wickedest, Mr. Incredible, Far East Lion, and Skinny Brown. With so many artists, this night is sure to be exciting.
📍 5 Yongfu Road // 永福路5号
AvantGarde @ The Apartment
AvantGarde is The Apartment’s latest party, inspired and performed by House of Freak. Their idea is to develop new and surprising ideas within partying and bring a luxury to the event. There will also be live music from Smokey, DJ Oj, and DJ Rhenz.
📍 3/F, 47 Yongfu Road // 永福路47号3楼
Startup Weekend @ WeWork
Powered by Google, this three day event allows you to get feedback on a startup idea and provides information about how to launch your own startup. This event is suitable for all entrepreneurs, who are looking to start their own company or business.
🕒 Until Dec. 18
📍 696 Weihai Road // 威海路696号
Singles Rainbow Party @ The Market
The Market is hosting a Singles Rainbow Party. The event starts at 5.30pm and tickets are ¥80 each. Spend the night mingling with others and there are also prizes and goodies.
📍 280 Aomen Road // 澳门路280号
Pistonhead Party @ Dope Shifu
Scandic Foods Asia is hosting a Pistonhead themed party at Dope Shifu. You get to title a free Kustom lager beer at arrival. There will also be lots of beer, food, and music on hand starting from 5pm, there is no entry fee.
📍 317 Changping Road // 长平路317号
Tetris @ Shanghai Himalayas Art Center
Based on a popular video game in which players create order out of chaos, Tetris swaps blocks for bodies in a performance space. Four dancers ﬂip over, slide under and pile on each other, stacking in various conﬁgurations, frequently defying gravity. As their interlocking shapes unfold, we learn about making connections and how to ﬁt in with others while staying true to oneself. A highly participatory and interactive performance in which audiences can join and play!
🕒 Until Dec. 18
📍 869 Yinghua Road // 樱花路869号
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