Where to go, what to do this weekend in Shanghai.
Shanghai Pet Expo @ Shanghai World Expo Exhibition & Convention Centre
The 5th annual Shanghai Pet Expo is back. Check out Shanghai’s best-looking animals at the competitions, educational seminars, photography competitions and you can also shop around for pet accessories and food.
📍 111 Shiboguan Road | 浦东世博馆路111号
Cinco de Mayo @ Unico
Get into UNICO free until 12.30 and hear some great latin beats by DJ TUTO and a live Mariachi band. Gifts offered at the door!
💰 Free until 12.30am
📍 2/F, Three on the Bund, 3 Zhongshan Dong Yi Road | 中山东一路3号外滩三号2楼
Outlook Festival launch party @ DADA
Head over to DADA to celebrate the launch party of the Shanghai Outlook Festival in fashion! Don’t miss out.
📍 115 Xingfu Road | 长宁区幸福路115号
Hotsauce festival @ Jalapeño
Do you love spicy things? Stop by Jalapeno and taste some great recipes by local restaurants and chefs.
🕒 2pm – 6pm
📍 399 Weihai Road | 静安区威海路399号
NY Wild Film Festival @ NYU Shanghai
Independent filmmakers, as well as directors from National Geographic and Wildlife Conservation Society, will be presenting their projects at this film festival. Join the filmmakers as well as NYU Shanghai faculty and students for discussions and a reception following the screening.
🕒 10.30 am
📍1555 Shiji Dadao Road | 世纪大道1555号
Van Halen tribute @ Cages Bar & Sports
Help raise money for charity as local Shanghai rock bands pay tribute to Van Halen.
📍 3/F, Jing’an Sports Centre 428 Jiangning Road | 江宁路428号 静安体育中心3楼
Run in Blue 2017 @ Century Park
Careers in Care 2.0 is an organization that promotes education and other necessities for children with disabilities. Come support the organization ant the Annual charity run hosted by the Rotaract Club of Shanghai. There will be games and free food and refreshments for participants.
🕒 7am – 12pm
💰 ¥100 – ¥140
📍 Century Park Pudong, Huamu Road | 浦东世纪公园 五号门花木路1359号
M talks China @ M on the Bund
In this talk, the emergence of black intellectuals in the US will be discussed, in relation to the founding of China.
💰 ¥40 – ¥80
📍7/F, 5 The Bund, 20 Guangdong Road | 广东路20号(外滩5号)7楼
Grotesque @ Mao Space
Qin Fengling is a rarely-known artist in Chinese contemporary art. An expert in utilizing acrylic, she squeezes colors to the canvas directly, then skilfully moulds them into various kinds of stereoscopic figures.
Until May 17
📍 61 Anyi Road | 安义路61号
Liu Bolin: Hacker Art @ Magda Danysz Gallery
Liu Bolin unveils his sculptures made from technological materials recovered on mobile phones and computers. Chip cards, screens, and processors create sculptures in anthropomorphic shapes that aim to make us reflect on the place of man in this society led by new technologies.
🕒 Until May 20, 11am – 6pm
📍 88 Linqing Road | 临青路188号
Weekend brunch & market @ Andaz, Xintaindi Shanghai
Eggs Benedict, ham, English muffin
With the weather getting warmer, it’s the perfect time to treat yourself and your loved ones to a day out and enjoy an elegant brunch in the heart of Shanghai. Xuan Bar at Andaz Xintiandi, Shanghai just launched their new weekend brunch “Brunch and Bubbles” and their new weekend market at Andaz Plaza with beautiful accessories and tasty delicacies.
🕒 Brunch 11.30am – 3pm; market 11.30am – 7pm
📍 88 Songshan Road | 嵩山路88号
Family Fun Fair @ Shanghai Center
The family fun fair this weekend will be filled with everything from sports, food, live music, instructional fitness sessions and even an inflatable bouncy house. Do not miss this!
📍 1376 West Nanjing Road | 上海商城, 南京西路1376号
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