Where to go, what to do today in Shanghai.
The Triplets of Belleville @ Shanghai Children’s Art Theatre
Adults and children alike will enjoy this live-score performance of French film The Triplets of Belleville. The animated comedy follows a woman in search for her cyclist grandson, who is kidnapped by the mafia. Unlike the typical screening experience, composer Benoit Charest brings the story to life with his Oscar-nominated score.
🕒 Until July 23, 2.30pm / 7.30pm
💰 ¥180/ ¥280/ ¥380/ ¥480
📍 800 Miaojiang Road | 苗江路800号
Friday Food & Drink Specials @ La Bodeguita del Medio
Dine to your heart’s delight. Enjoy 25% off all food and drinks after 8pm at La Bodeguita del Medio. Perfect to satisfy your mojito cravings!
🕒 8pm till closing
📍 191 Hengshan Road | 衡山路191号
Thought for BBQ @ The Living Room by Octave
Enjoy this deliciously nutritious all-you-can-eat barbecue, salad, and dessert at Shanghai’s first holistic well-being center. Overlooking a Zen garden, the organic-based restaurant boasts a soothing environment where you can relax with the aesthetically-pleasing and healthy food.
🕒 Every Friday & Saturday, 6pm – 9.30pm
💰 ¥208, ¥50 for one cocktail, mocktail, or detox juice
📍 357 West Jianguo Road | 建国西路357号
Friday drinks @ Xuan Bar
Unwind with your friends with live music at Andaz, Xintiandi Shanghai’s Xuan Bar along with buy-one-get-one-free on selected wines and cocktails, 50% off on bar snacks and there’s also a surprise lucky draw for all guests!
🕒 6pm – 9pm
📞 2310 1705
📍 88 Songshan Road | 嵩山路88号
I Love Summer Nights @ Modern Sky Lab
Summer calls for cool drinks and loud music. Shanghai’s newly opened music venue hosts bands 21 Grams, Lao Ayi, Something Against Y, and Heimu for a night of indie, rock, and more. Grab a free drink with your ticket.
🕒 8.30pm – late
💰 ¥30 includes one drink
📍188 Ruihong Road | 瑞虹路188号
The Future Looks Grim @ Inferno
Whether you’re a metalhead or not, this live session is a sure-fire way to experience the alternative music scene of Shanghai. Head into the city’s most popular metal bar to see the bands Hitobashira, Thy Blood, Solid Al, and Second Son perform.
🕒 9pm – 1am
💰 Free entry
📍 658 Dapu Road | 打浦路658号
Noise In My Head @ Smash
Get pumped at this chill-out bar with Australian freeform DJ Noise in My Head. Whether you like jungle, house, synth, breakbeat or disco, this DJ and and his team will surely be the noise in your head for the rest of the night.
📍 685 Dingxi Road | 定西路685号
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