Where to go, what to do this week in Shanghai.
Lervig Tap Takeover @ Liquid Laundry
Head to Liquid Laundry to sample some of Europe’s finest brews from Lervig. The tap takeover will start at 7pm, all night happy hour prices at ¥40 per pint.
📍2F, 1028 Huaihai Middle Road // 淮海中路1028号2楼
Shanghai International Literary Festival @ M on the Bund
The undisputed literary event champion of Shanghai is back. Every creed of author is set to appear at this year’s fest, including legendary Chinese American writer Amy Tan (The Joy Luck Club), Internet entrerepreneurship pundit Duncan Clark (Alibaba: The House That Jack Ma Built), Game of Thrones expert Carolyne Larrington (Winter is Coming) and much more. Ongoing until the 22nd at M on the Bund, entry is ¥85, or ¥150 for literary lunches.
🕒 Until Mar 22
📍7F, 20 Guangdong Road // 广东路20号7楼
Movie Night: Amy @ the Pearl
The Pearl is screening Amy. It’s free entry and happy hour starts from 5pm-7pm, screening starts at 8pm.
🕒 Happy hour 5pm-7pm; screening from 8pm
📍471 Zhapu Road // 乍浦路471弄
DEFILED Asia Tour @ Inferno
Japanese metal band DEFILED lands in Inferno at 8pm. Tickets are ¥80 at the door.
📍1F, 6-103, 658 Dapu Road // 打浦路658号1楼6-103
Jeremy Monteiro & Eugene Pao @ JZ Club
Jeremy Monteiro and Eugene Pao performs at the JZ club at 9pm for two nights with Monteiro on the piano. Definitely a night to be missed with Hong Kong’s most publicly recognized jazz musician in town. Tickets at the door is ¥180.
📍158 Julu Road // 巨鹿路158号
The Thinkery – “Everything is Interesting” @ The FIX
Yolanda Vom Hagen will be presenting her works and her techniques about how to capture the real human emotion on lens at The FIX from 7.30pm.
📍Bldg 2, 283 West Jianguo Road // 建国西路283号2栋
Cooking workshop @ Sprout Lifestyle (Minhang)
This month with Sprout Lifestyle, You’ll be learning about Chinese ingredients and vegetables from their nutritional value, functional use and how to cook them e.g. lotus roots, red dates, leafy grains. Tickets are ¥50 per person and the workshop starts at 11am at Sprout Lifestyle’s Minhang store.
🕒 11am -12pm
📍Unit 138, 569 Yunle Road // 运乐路569号138铺
From Click To Pop: What Makes A Great Photo DOBE WE”@BUND
DOBE WE” organizes crash-course for all lovers of photography. This time, they’ve invited one of the best professionals of photography in Shanghai, Domi Lande. A nerd at heart, Domi is passionate about the gears that make a camera work and you’ll gain some valuable insights him Domi from 6pm-8pm.
🕒 6pm – 8pm
☎️ [email protected]
📍Room 228, 501 Jiujiang Road // 九江路501号228室
Woke Up Like This @ The Place
Female performers from various walks of life will come together to perform for a worthy cause. All donations will go to Sonflower Charity and help the lives of children in need. Come and join a night of improvisation, dance, music, and organised chaos. Celebrate the beauty and strength of women all over the world.
📍3F, 1788 Xinzha Road // 新闸路1788号3楼
St Patrick’s @ The Caxton
Join the Dagu Road Saint Patrick street party at the fresh new joint The Caxton on Friday March 17th. What’s more is on Saturday, you’ll get to watch the Six Nations Finale live at the free screening. There are also specials running all weekend from Friday to Sunday from tap beer to beef stew.
📍374 Dagu Road // 大沽路374号
Saint Patrick’s Day @ Zapata’s
Not sure where to celebrate Saint Patrick’s this year? There are two parties for planned for you at Sasha’s and Zapata’s. Featuring a live Irish band over two nights on Friday and Saturday night at Sasha’s garden tent. there’ll also be a smashing music mix spinning at Zapata’s with free tequila shots. Drink specials running all night.
📍11 Dongping Road // 市徐汇区东平路11号
Startup weekend @ People Squared
A 54-hour event designed to provide superior experiential education for technical and non-technical entrepreneurs. Auto is the theme of this event and it’s ¥250 per person. On Friday it’s 6.30pm-10pm, 9am-10pm on Saturday and 9am-10pm on Sunday.
🕒 Friday 6.30pm-10pm; Saturday 9am-10pm; Sunday 9am-10pm
📍T5 B2, Lane 988, Shenchang Road // 申长路988弄虹桥万科中心T5B2
Jameson day fest @ ArtPlus Rooftop
Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with the Jameson fam and Shanghai’s creative community at the third annual Jameson Day Fest. Bringing together Shanghai’s collectives from all creative realms, expect fashion pop ups, live art, vinyl digging and the city’s finest music selectors spinning over 3 fully stocked bars as we take over ArtPlus Rooftop overlooking The Bund skyline.
🕒 2pm – 7pm
📍6/F, 579 Waima Road // 外马路579号老码头二号库2号库6楼
Commune Market @ naked Hub
Commune Market is bringing you brand new spring discoveries, from designer jewelries and clothes to vintage, accessories, art pieces, decorative housewares, hand crafted beer, body products, apothecary, eyewear and collectibles. Thumping away with creativity.
🕒 Free entry
📍1F, 328 Hunan Road // 湖南路 328号 一楼
Snow White – 3D Musical @ Shanghai Himalayas Art Center
Whether your‘re Chinese or English, you can watch the enchanting story of Snow White in 3D at the Daguan Theatre today. A beautiful film which is a hit among all ages. There will be two screenings at 5.30pm and 7.30pm and tickets will start at ¥100. Please book using the link below.
💰 From ¥100
📍 3/F Himalayas Center 1188 Lane Fangdian Road // 芳甸路1188弄1号3楼
Hosted in the old factory courtyard of Jiashan Market from 11am-4pm in the heart of the Former French Concession, Jiashan Saturday Market showcases around 30 of Shanghai’s best artisan producers including Amelia’s, The British Kitchen, Jonas Emil Coffee, Monster steaks and many many more.
📍37, 259 West Jiashan Road // 嘉善路259弄37号
Battle of the Bands @ The Pearl
The Pearl presents the first Battle of The Bands – a contest where six bands compete for the ‘Best Band’ title and win ¥5000. The winner is determined by a panel of 3 judges and the general response of the audience. The contest starts at 8pm. Pre-sale tickets are ¥80 and ¥100 at the door.
🕒 Happy hour from 5 to 7pm , competition starts at 8pm
💰 pre-sale ¥80; ¥100 at the door
📍 471 Zhapu Road // 乍浦路471弄
Garden Memories @ Noeli Gallery
A new body of digital collages which mesh together images of natural and urban environments. In this new exhibition, Clara Feder has engulfed these hard-edged and sterile environments in wildness and life, alongside with a memory quality. The exhibit is ongoing until the 6th of April.
🕒 Ongoing until Apr 6
📍150 B Yueyang Road // 岳阳路150B号
Zhou Siwei @ Antenna Space Gallery
The exhibition Beautify Home is collectively launched by Galerie Urs Meile and Antenna Space exhibiting a series of paintings, sculptures and photographs. The images in Zhou Siwei’s works are forms of “image beings”, or to be more precise, he spares no effort in eliciting the actuality of the images, while the “imaginative” aspect is circumvented as much as possible. Ongoing until April 4th, it’s open from 11am-6.30pm everyday.
🕒 until Apr 4, 11am-6.30pm
📍2F, Bldg 17, 50 Moganshan Road // M50, 莫干山路50号17号楼2层
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