Where to go, what to do today in Shanghai. Read on for Shanghaiist’s picks.
Snoopy Run @ Binjiang Forest Park
The Snoopy Run is a 5km run perfect for families, friends, and even dogs. An event for all ages, you can spend your Christmas Eve running in Binjiang Forest Park. The event starts at 3.30pm and entry is ¥168 per person.
📍 3 Lingqiao Gaoshatan // 高桥镇凌桥高沙滩3号
The Chillout Session @ Reel to Reel
Celebrate Christmas Eve at Reel to Reel with their Chillout Session. The line up includes Marsix, Swimful, Lofimaker, and Bamboo. It’s going to be a night of music and good times.
📍 388 Madang Road // 马当路388号
RAM Kids Workshop @ Rockbund Art Museum
In this workshop for kids aged 7 to 12, RAM art studio will be guiding kids on exploring their feelings through art. They will be combining art with daily life. Their goal is for kids to understand that although there are similarities between everyone, each individual is unique.
🕒 2pm – 4pm
📍 67 Huqiu Road // 虎丘路67号
Xintiandi Christmas Fair
The Xintiandi Christmas Fair is back again this year from December 17th until the 25th 12pm – 8pm on Madang Road and Zizhong Road. There will be 70+ vendors and 5 Christmas huts selling all sorts of amazing gems, handcrafted jewellery, deliciously indulgent food, drinks and more. If you’d like to participate as a vendor, read on for booth rental details. 🕒 Until Dec 25, 12pm-8pm
📍 Xintiandi Style, Madang Road & Zizhong Road // 新天地时尚, 马当路和自忠路沿街
A Moustache Christmas Eve Party with Noukilla @ JZ Club
The Xintiandi Christmas Fair is back again this year from December 17th until the 25th 12pm – 8pm on Madang Road and Zizhong Road. There will be 70+ vendors and 5 Christmas huts selling all sorts of amazing gems, handcrafted jewellery, deliciously indulgent food, drinks and more. If you’d like to participate as a vendor, read on for booth rental details.
🕒 Until Dec 25, 12pm-8pm
The shanghai based sega fusion favorites bring their characteristically joyous live show to JZ Club for a mustache themed Christmas Eve show.
📍 158 Julu Road // 巨鹿路158号
Sleep No More @ The Mckinnon Hotel
Co-produced by Punchdrunk International and SMG Live, Sleep No More enacts Shakespeare’s well known tragedy, Macbeth, through a “darkly cinematic lens.” Sleep No More has been performed in London, Boston, New York, and now comes to Shanghai.
🕒 7pm until Dec 26, Jan 1-4
📍 1013 Beijing West Road // 北京西路1013号
AV Okubo @ Yuyintang
Electro-punk band from Wuhan AV Okubo is back in Shanghai this winter, playing a farewell show for their drummer bound aboard. A live show not to be missed, it’s ¥100 at the door.
💰 ¥100 at the door
📍 851 Kaixuan Road // 凯旋路 851号
Self Defense Class @ Women in Leadership League
The Women in Leadership League is hosting an important class, teaching people self defense training. Spend this Christmas Eve learning an important skill, which is ¥60.
📍 1376 Nanjing West Road // 南京西路1376号
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