Where to go, what to do today in Shanghai.
Summer BBQ @ Mixpace
Prepare yourself for sizzling BBQ at their outdoor rooftop, well-curated cocktails, an awesome dose of live music by TonyDori Band as well as a belly laugh from Open Mic Comedy( register to perform for free food and drink tickets). Get your pretty Henna Tattoo done and join in the exciting Hula Hoop Competition to win a nice pressie. Chop-chop, reserve your spot!
🕒 12pm – 4pm
💰 Free entry
📍 566 Middle Huaihai Road | 淮海中路566号
Summer Sleaze Ball @ The Pearl
The Pearl invites you to dress dirty, be sexy, and shake your booty down to the craziest ball in town – It’s the Discomania Sleaze Ball! Groove with classic dance tunes from Donna Summer, KC & The Sunshine Band, Michael Jackson, Bee Gees, Kool & The Gang and more, as the summer cocktail specials and Funky DJ will make sure the party oozes into the late hours.
💰 Presale ¥100 / At the door ¥120 / Booth ¥800 / VIP Box ¥2000
📍 471 Zhapu Road | 乍浦路471弄
Postrip @ Shanghai Mass Art Center
Inspired by the social media Postcrossing, Shanghai Mass Art Center is hosting this postcard-themed exhibition. Featuring a collection of postcards from five exhibitors, this display celebrates the great invention, inviting participants to re-evaluate the often neglected, and now gradually disappearing form of communication in a digitalized world.
🕒 10.30am – 5.30pm, until Sept 24 (closed on Mondays)
📍 125 Guyi Road | 古宜路125号
Miravella @ Shanghai Children’s Art Theatre
In Catherine Dreyfus’s second opus, she will take children on a richly imaginative journey to explore the energy of life forms, how they evolve from a humble cell to a more complex structure, and the way they interact with each other in the animal kingdom. Together with lights, sounds, the dance choreography is infinitely dynamic, vibrant, vigorous, creating a surreal realm.
🕒 5pm / 7.30pm
📍 800 Miaojiang Road | 苗江路800号
Mindfulness @ Fit space
How to cope with mood swings, irritation and anxieties leading a fast-paced city life? Founder of Shanghai Mindfulness, Brandon Mehrgut, will give you tips for recognising, managing and regulating your emotions through meditation, which can help you enhance your sensitivity and thus not get carried by your negative mood.
📍 969 Wuding Road | 武定路969号
André solo show @ Magda Danysz gallery
Steal a glimpse of the classical paintings, drawings and other sorts of exceptionally singular art pieces put together by the European artist, who is famed for using a cartoonish character – round-headed figure with long limbs and a circle and a cross for eyes – as his iconic signature. Some of his works will be paying tribute to traditional Chinese techniques like ceramics.
🕒 Until Sept 16, 4pm – 8pm (Closed on Sundays)
💰 Free entry
📍 256 East Beijing Road | 北京东路256号
UVA Fifth Anniversary @ UVA Wine Bar
For all the wine lovers out there, the Italian wine bar UVA is celebrating their 5th anniversary in Jing’an. Don’t miss the free-flow special from 8pm-10pm – all imported straight from Italy!
🕒 8pm – 10pm
📍 819 Shaanxi Bei Road | 陕西北路819号
Ron Josol @ Kung Fu Komedy
Brace yourself for a night of tee-hee with the celebrated comedian star! You can trust the champion for Just For Laughs Comedy Competition on a side-splitting experience.
🕒 8pm & 10pm
💰 Pre-sale ¥100 ; At the door ¥150
📍 1 North Xiangyang Road | 襄阳北路1号
Electropical @ UNICO
From today on, Unico is throwing a Electropical rager on Saturdays. Sound is Afro and Latin with live DJs and performers. Discover what beats, rhythms and feels the tropical forest has to offer!
📍 3 Zhongshan Dong Yi Road | 中山东一路3号
Flower Market @ Lilacs International Commercial Center
Roam around this gorgeous flower market and feel the infinite possibilities of life! Mix and match a bouquet of flowers for your beloved ones, create an original handicraft with your own hands, chit-chat with some local designers. Or if you want – simply veg out while sipping a cup of well-brewed coffee.
🕒 Until July 16, 11am – 8pm
💰 Free entry
📍 858 Dingxiang Road | 丁香路858号
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