Where to go, what to do this week in Shanghai.
Shanghai International Fisheries & Seafood Expo @ Shanghai New International Expo Centre
Showcasing both domestic and international seafood products, this event helps seafood importers and exporters reduce the gap between supply and demand.
🕒 Last day
💰 Free entry
📍 2345 Longyang Road | 龙阳路2345号
China International Tire Expo @ Shanghai World Expo Exhibition & Convention Center
This exhibition covers everything from the material and the machinery of producing a tire to the various types of tire products.
🕒 Aug 21 – Aug 23
💰 Free entry
📍 1099 Guozhan Road | 国展路1099号
You Paint, We Pour @ Roxie
With buy-one-get-one on beer, unleash your inner artist in this paint and pour event. Art packs are available for purchase.
🕒 7pm till late
💰 Free entry
📍 359 Kangding Road | 康定路359号
Zhan Wang: Forms in Flux @ Long Museum West Bund
Zhan Wang’s largest solo exhibition chronicles his prolific artistic experiments from the past to the present.
🕒 Last day, 10am – 6pm
📍 3398 Longteng Avenue | 龙腾大道3398号
Weekdays buy-one-get-one-free burger deals @ Xuan Bar
Drop in for buy-one-get-one-free burger deals including complimentary free flow iced tea. Available on weekdays until the end of August.
🕒 11.30am – 2.30pm
📍 88 Songshan Road | 嵩山路 88号
Cocktails & Chill @ MIXPACE Amytis
It is a night with “The Blues Brothers” movie, Joe’s NYC Pizza slices, Saucepan salads, and cocktails from Lemons’ master bartenders.
🕒 7:15pm – 10:15pm
💰 Pre-sale ¥180; at the door ¥200
📍 566 Middle Huaihai Road | 淮海中路566号
Cigarettes After Sex @ Modernsky Lab
Cigarettes After Sex plays at a special Stage Left Concrete & Grass sideshow. This sought-after ambient pop band takes you to an otherworldly space created by intimate songs, cinematic slow-burn pop, and the echoing guitar solos.
💰 Pre-sale ¥180; At the door ¥220
📍 188 Ruihong Road | 瑞虹路188号
International Pet Industry Summit @ Jumeirah Himalayas Hotel
With a focus on new retail, this pet industry summit will tackle topics like changes to the traditional business model, adapting to modern ways of consumption, and reaching customers through video and social media.
🕒 7am – 5pm
💰 early bird ¥2800; regular ¥3600
📍 1108 Meihua Road | 梅花路1108号
Valérie Belin: Meta-clichés @ Shanghai Center of Photography
This is your last chance to catch this retrospective exhibition about the boundary between reality and illusion. The world-renowned Parisian artist explores this theme using light, detail, texture, and color.
🕒 Last day, 10.30am – 5.30pm
📍 555-1 Longteng Avenue | 龙腾大道555-1号
Women in Business Connectors Breakfast @ Jacinth Room
The British Chamber Shanghai’s Women in Business Focus Group, IPWS, and AustCham Shanghai invite business women to networking opportunities and a healthy breakfast. The event will start with introductory activities for you to get to know your business peers.
🕒 8.30am – 10.30am
📍 88 Middle Henan Road | 河南中路88号
Seedstars World @ F1 Building
Seedstar welcomes the ten best high-growth startups in Shanghai to compete in front of an investment panel for the title of most promising startup of 2017. The winner will participate in regional and global Seedstar summits. Viewers of this event can also expect innovative tech and inspirational discussions.
🕒 6.30pm – 9.30pm
💰 Free entry
📍 1036 Tianlin Road | 田林路1036号
One Night in America @ Majestic Theatre
Groove to the sounds of jazz, hip-hop, rock and roll and R&B for two nights of American pop music. International performers will be playing hits from Michael Jackson, Elvis Presley, James Brown, Lady Gaga and more, and holders of ¥480 tickets and above are invited to a wine party starting at 6:30pm.
🕒 Aug 25 – 26, 7.30pm
💰 ¥280/ ¥380/ ¥480/ ¥680/ ¥880
📍 66 Jiangning Road | 江宁路66号
Excel Data Analysis Skill Training @ The British Chamber of Commerce
Learn how to crunch your data better with Microsoft Excel at this one-day training course. Conducted by a certified Microsoft trainer, this class will teach you how to process and manage data effectively, analyze the data, and present your findings clearly. The course is in Chinese, and the price includes lunch, coffee and tea.
🕒 9am – 4.15pm
💰 ¥1400 – ¥3600
📍 590 Weihai Road | 威海路590弄
Mega Sens Vol.2 Optical Art Party @ Bandai Namco Shanghai Base Dream Hall
With a theme of surrealism, Mega Sens features an international DJ lineup: Umek from Slovenia, Mansun Lui from China, Jeremy Cheung from Hong Kong, and more playing beats in an interactive art space. Illusionary exhibits create the ultimate psychedelic experience.
💰 Pre-sale ¥160; at the door ¥220
📍 179 Yichang Road | 宜昌路179号
Ultra China Countdown Tour @ Fusion
The sought-after Spanish DJ and producer Danny Avila, currently 60th on DJ Magazine‘s Top 100 DJ list, is arriving in Shanghai to put on an unforgettable show. Catch him live in Fusion.
🕒 10pm till late
📍 123 Xingye Road | 兴业路123号
Michael Learns To Rock Tour @ Shanghai Luwan Gymnasium
This Danish soft rock band earned “The Best Performing Act of the Year” at the SEA Grammy Awards in Singapore. Boasting over 6 million listens of their hit song “Take Me to Your Heart,” Michael Learns To Rock is shaping up for a rocking tour.
🕒 Until Aug 26, 7.30pm
💰 ¥380/ ¥580/ ¥980/ ¥1280
📍 128 Zhaojiabang Road | 肇嘉浜路128号
Ben Frank @ Kung Fu Komedy Club
Host of popular podcast “The Failure Show” and standup comedian Ben Frank takes the stage at Shanghai’s own comedy club this weekend. A Shanghai resident, Frank brings his own perspective into his comedy, producing laughs for people of all backgrounds.
🕒 8.30pm – 10pm
💰 Pre-sale ¥50; at the door ¥70
📍 1 North Xiangyang Road | 襄阳北路1号
Summer Sonic @ Shanghai International Music Village
Summer Sonic features artists from China, Japan, Europe, and America. Top DJ’s mix everything from hip hop to electronic music in this festival of summer tunes, street food, dancing.
🕒 2pm till late
💰 Pre-sale ¥680/ ¥1280 for two
📍 399 East Shendi Road | 申迪东路399弄
I Do (Not) Want To Be Part Of Your Celebration @ Qiao Space
This event places emphasis on the dynamics of Chinese-born artists’s global position and their floating status. Step in and discuss the meaning of globalization and limitations of being an artist.
🕒 Last day, 1pm – 6pm
💰 Free entry
📍 2555 Longdong Avenue | 龙腾大道2555号
Armagh Rhymers @ Daning Theatre
Children will enjoy this festival full of Ireland’s best music and theatre performances. Dressed in intricate costumes, these Mummers, ballad singers, actors, musicians, dancers, storytellers, and clowns participate in one of Ireland’s most celebrated traditions.
📍 1222 Pingxingguan Road | 平型关路1222号
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