Where to go, what to do this weekend in Shanghai.
World Whisky Day
100 participating bars across China offers over 1,000 different whisky cocktails prepared by some of the best bartenders in the country to celebrate World Whisky Day. Shake here to join on the fun!
🕒 Until May 21
💰 Varied whisky promotions depending on which bar
📍 Participating bars in China
USA Wine masterclass @ Hyatt Regency Hotel
Have some of the best rated wines from the United States, including bottles from Oregon, Washington, and California.
🕒 7pm – 8.30pm
📍 6/F, 88 East Guoding Road | 国定东路, 88号 6楼
Years and Years @ Bandai Namco Dream Hall
Hit the dance floor Friday to the beats of this British dance-pop trio. Topping the UK Albums Chart as soon as they debuted in 2015, Years and Years has not let up since, dropping worldwide hits like King and Meteorite. Make sure to catch them for their first time ever in Shanghai.
🕒 9pm – late
💰 ¥320 – 400
📍 179 Yichang Road |宜昌路179号
Oyster Festival @ Le Royal Meridien Hotel
Connect with some of the greatest Oyster chefs in the area at the 2nd Annual China National Shuck Off Oyster Festival. Ten international oyster champions will be in attendance, from over 7 countries. Don’t miss out!
📍 789 East Nanjing Road | 南京东路789号
Trax Magazine Anniversary @ Mansion
Electronic music magazine, Trax will be celebrating their 20th anniversary at The Mansion this weekend. DJ’s Betty, Simo Cell, Neue Grafik and Bonnie Baname will be on the turntables. Tickets include 5 free drinks!
📍 B18, 851 Hongjing Road | 虹井路851号B18栋
World Peace Diet @ Shanghai Gallery of Art
At this event, Dr. Yu and Dr. William Tuttle, author of the amazon best seller The World Peace Diet, will discuss how you can alter your diet to make world peace more achievable. Tickets are free but you must RSVP.
📍 3/F, 3 Zhongshan Dong Yi Road | 中山东一路3号3楼
Don Giovanni @ Shanghai Symphony Hall
Be enchanted by Mozart’s Don Giovanni, the opera based on the legendary seducer, Don Juan. Led by renown American conductor David Stern, this event is sure to enthrall.
🕒 Until May 20, 8pm – 10pm
💰 ¥80 – ¥580
📍 1380 Middle Fuxing Road | 复兴中路1380号
Belgian Beer Weekend @ Tonglefang
Love beer? Discover the taste of brews straight from the beer capital at the Belgian Beer Weekend. The event will feature exciting performances during the day and DJs when the sun goes down. Come by for a taste of real Belgium culture.
🕒 12pm – 10pm
📍 537 Haifang Road |海防路537号
Liu Bolin: Hacker Art @ Magda Danysz Gallery
Catch the last day of the ‘Hacker Art’ exhibit as 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.
🕒 Last day, 11am – 6pm
📍 88 Linqing Road | 临青路188号
Niladri Kumar @ Chati Music Festival
World renowned sitar player Niladri Kumar will be in Shanghai, accompanied by Jin Shan Shan, as they perform at the Chati Music Festival.
🕒 4pm – 6pm
📍 1376 West Nanjing Road | 静安区南京西路1376号
Low @ Bandai Namco Dream Hall
Renowned, ever-evolving Minnesota band return to Shanghai.
💰 ¥180 – ¥220
📍 179 Yichang Road | 宜昌路179号
Shanghaiist Brunch Society @ Andaz
Scrambled eggs with smoked salmon
Are you looking to make new friends, indulge in delicious food, and stroll through the bustling Andaz weekend market? Then be sure to stop by the Shanghaiist Brunch Society, where you’ll be able to choose from a wide selection of exciting breakfast foods and drinks from the charming Xuan bar.
📍 88 Songshan Road | 嵩山路88号
Australia Wine masterclass @ Hyatt Regency Hotel
Stop by Australian Wine masterclass where you’ll be able to choose from some of the continent’s best wines, including Pewsey Vale Contours Vineyard Riesling, and Penfolds Grange.
🕒 10am – 12pm
📍 6/F, 88 East Guoding Road | 国定东路 88号 6楼
M Talks China: The Business Environment for MNCs in China: US Company Views on the Current China Market @ M on the Bund
Entering the second quarter of 2017, your company might be looking at how to adjust its strategy to China’s changing market. Join Owen Haacke, chief representative of the US-China Business Council Shanghai office, for another installation of M Talks China, in which he will discuss the outlook of US companies in China.
📍 20 Guangdong Road | 广东路20号
Infiniti Spartan Race @ Sunland Green
The Reebok Spartan Race is innovating obstacle course races on a global scale. Join them Sunday for the Shanghai Sprint China, a 3-5 mile race packed with more than 20 Signature Spartan Obstacles.
📍 628 Qifan Road |启帆路628号
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