Where to go, what to do this weekend in Shanghai.
Shanghai Featured Roads Cultural Tour @ Shanghai Urban Planning Exhibition Center
Iconic Shanghai features the city’s secret corners through artist Li Shoubai’s eyes. The exhibition combines different artistic techniques and all kinds of information, captured by Haipai paper cutting artworks.
🕒 Until Oct 29
📍 2F, 100 People Avenue | 人民大道100号2楼
1st anniversary of The Ritz Bar & Lounge @ Portman Ritz-Carlton
The Rtiz Bar & Lounge is turning one on Friday, September 8. Join guest bartender Joe Schofield of Tippling Club in Singapore, resident DJ Naomi, and head bartender Jackael He for a night of booze and beats.
📍 1376 West Nanjing Road | 南京西路1376号
Golden Summer Beer & Food Festival @ The Place
Expect over 20 craft beer brands at this fest, including Dream Brewers, Fundows, Master Gao, Estrella Galicia, Mission, Kunstmann and more. Food will be served by Raw Plus, Vim, New York Style Pizza, and STIX, and tunes comes courtesy of DJ Gigi Lee, YOKOKO, HBF, Aaron Key, and Jeff Chong. Tickets get you one beer and two food items.
💰 Pre-sale ¥100
📍 100 Zunyi Road | 遵义路100号
W&W @ Fusion
Dutch duo Willem van Hanegem & Ward van der Harst of W&W combine the uplifting and melodic elements of trance with the raw intensity of electro and progressiveness of house to create a sound that is uniquely their own.
📍 5F, Building 6, 123 XingyeRoad | 兴业路123号6号楼5楼
Wicked Cabaret @ The Pearl
Be prepared to sit up straight and pay attention to twirling acrobats, bewitching burlesque dancers, and seductive enchantresses as you got Back to School at The Pearl’s Wicked Cabaret.
💰 Presale ¥100
📍 471 Zhapu Road | 乍浦路 471弄
Nightwalker Solo Exhibition @ Suomei M50 Gallery
The artist LV Wenjing utilizes distorted body parts and partial animal figures as a metaphor for human desires in a forest-like exhibit. Open your mind, see your true ego, and awaken the animal in you.
📍 105, bldg 4, 50 Moganshan Road | 莫干山路50号4号楼105
Skin Gesture Body @ Don Gallery
Zhang Yunyao delves into an expansive body of drawing by incorporating felt as the support for the medium to express his desire for locating an unfixed meaning of emotions through an inter- corporeal narrative. The visible marks left by the artist function as an a-tectonic form that articulates the monumental whole of his authoring language for shaping a struggling self.
🕒 Last day
📍 2879 Longteng Avenue | 龙腾大道2879号
2017 Shanghai Tourism Festival float parade @ Huaihai Road
Catch the floats and performances celebrating the city as they roll down Huaihai Road for an epic parade.
📍 Huaihai Road, Shanxi Road – Xizang Road | 淮海路，陕西路 – 西藏路
Sparkling Wine Festival @ Jing’an Park
Sip and savor bubbly from ten countries at this festival. Featuring nearly 300 wines from places like the US, China, France, Australia and Chile, clink glasses with your friends while being entertained by international music and dance tropes.
🕒 Last day
📍 1649 West Nanjing Road | 南京西路1649号
Ultimate Sunday brunch @ Pudong Shangri-La
This mega brunch spans 13 live cooking stations including the hotel’s Japanese restaurant Nadaman, as well as dishes from Germany, France, China, Japan, Korea, the Middle East, India, Thailand, New Zealand, Malaysia, and Peru. A live band will perform inside Yi Café, and there’s face painting, a table magician and a supervised kids center for the little ones.
🕒 Every Sunday, 12-3pm
📍 33 Fucheng Road | 富城路33号
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