Where to go, what to do today in Shanghai.
Pride Talk: Calling Everyone! The Time is Now! @ Colca
This year’s Pride Talk will feature 11 speakers, including two anonymous ones,
who will discuss their stories and how they came to be involved in the LGBTQ community, as well as talk about topics like asexuality, transgender issues,
cross dressing, and pride. The time is now to say what you want, they boast.
🕒 June 10, 2pm – 5pm
💰 Free entry, RSVP required
📍 199 Hengshan Road | 衡山路199号
Brunch @ Studio T8
Weekends are not complete without brunch. Spend your entire afternoon at Studio T8, where you can relax amid the tranquil ambiance, enjoy heavenly delicacies like fresh oysters and sip sweet red wine. Your taste buds will be satisfied no matter how demanding they are. Free flow available for ¥148.
💰 ¥28 per oyster, ¥188 for a 4-course menu
📍 168 Hubin Road | 湖滨路168号
Jade Lee & Chico @ Heyday
The coming-of-age Chico and Jade Lee return with their soulful, tantalizing voices to the Heyday stage tonight. With a touch of jazz and soul, the duo’s collaboration will leave your soul touched and emotionally enriched.
📍 50 Tai’an Road | 泰安路50号
The Burlesque Extravaganza: ‘Queen’s Night’ @ Candor
Tonight, The Queen of Burlesque Anne Fur Laxis and Shanghai’s little Marilyn Monroe Dolly Destory is giving you a taste of their incomparable sensualness and provocativeness at Candor. Hosted by the sassy, fierce Miss Jade, this is a sexy, teasing performance that makes the world stop still.
📍 57 South Maoming Road | 茂名南路57号
Summer Rooftop Palooza Event @ Art+Space
If beaches are not an option of summery celebration for you, then a rooftop party with your friends it is! Featuring over 50 independent food and beverage vendors as well as handcrafts, arts, fashion and more, you may also enjoy live performances while basked in the spectacular view of Shanghai’s light-filled skyline there.
🕒 11am – 8pm (runs on both Sat & Sun)
💰 Free but RSVP required
📍 579 Waima Road | 外马路579号
BFC x KP Zoo Adoption Day @ Kerry Parkside<
Craving for a “puppy stress relief” morning? Best Friends China is hosting a meaningful adoption day for over 100 animals at Kerry Parkside today. This is not only the right place for you to play with, adore and swoon over puppies and kittens, but you can also get free advice from various vets. Let loose your affection for the adorable animals, and let their playfulness melt your heart!
📍 1378 Huamu Road | 花木路1378号
A Summer’s Night Music Festival @ Saucepan
Saucepan, the healthy meal delivery service company, is presenting a free outdoor music fest to the Shanghai audience tonight! Bring your crop tops and cowboy boots with you as Shanghai party bands Space Rock Collective and Tiger take the stage along with Americana folk artist Natalie Pearce and acoustic prog rock Galēən. Food and drink vendors are going to keep your taste buds delectated and tummy satisfied.
🕒 5pm – 10pm
📍 465 Zhenning Road | 镇宁路465号
Theatre Festival III: Tall Tall Mountain & Strange Birds @ Theatre in the Tianzifang
First performed as a stage reading in Beijing, Oda Fiskum’s emotional coming of age story comes to life full of mysteries, betrayals, struggles to adapt, and a search for answers. There will also be a writer’s wrap held at The Market on playwriting on LGBTQ themes with Oda Fiksum at 1pm on the 10th.
🕒 June 9 (English) – June 10 (Chinese), 8pm – 10pm
💰 ¥50 pre-sale, ¥100 at the door (includes one drink)
📍 200 Taikang Road | 泰康路200弄
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