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    • The monthly party for ladies who like ladies returns to 390 bar. This one is co-hosted by Les-In-Shanghai and Sappho Girl'z, this is one of the few all-girl parties in town. Music by DJacques, dropping nu-disco, plus drink specials all night and a **free open bar from 9–10pm**. Free entry, starts at 9pm and goes late.
      On Sep 24 at 390 Panyu Lu

    The monthly party for ladies who like ladies returns to 390 bar. This one is co-hosted by Les-In-Shanghai and Sappho Girl'z, this is one of the few all-girl parties in town. Music by DJacques, dropping nu-disco, plus drink specials all...
    On Sep 24 at 390 Panyu Lu

 
    • The concept of this one is simple. Go to a bar and drink beer. And then the bar donates money to a charity that supports reading in developing countries. Everyone's a winner. For every beer bought Kaiba Tap House will donate 10rmb to provide educational resources. Free entry (beer price is around 50rmb); 7pm-late.
      On Sep 24 at Kaiba Tap House

    The concept of this one is simple. Go to a bar and drink beer. And then the bar donates money to a charity that supports reading in developing countries. Everyone's a winner. For every beer bought Kaiba Tap House will donate 10rmb to...
    On Sep 24 at Kaiba Tap House

 
    • UK Bass, Grime, and Dubstep in a bomb shelter. The Push and Pull crew drop everything from old Wiley tunes to DMZ records to the newest shiz coming out of the London underground. Affable fellows running the night, too. This month Alta is doing an early set of sublow, eski, and 8 Bar grime, then Naaah takes over for the rest of the night. Cover is 20rmb, or free if you RSVP to pushandpullmusic@gmail.com. Starts at 10pm and goes late.
      On Sep 25 at The Shelter

    UK Bass, Grime, and Dubstep in a bomb shelter. The Push and Pull crew drop everything from old Wiley tunes to DMZ records to the newest shiz coming out of the London underground. Affable fellows running the night, too. This month Alta is...
    On Sep 25 at The Shelter

 
    • Thursday night networking sesh down at this Yongfu Lu bar. People are mainly Francophones who also speak English. Free entry; starts at 6.30pm and goes for a few hours.
      On Sep 25 at The Apartment 3/F, 47 Yongfu Lu, near Fuxing Xi Lu
    Thursday night networking sesh down at this Yongfu Lu bar. People are mainly Francophones who also speak English. Free entry; starts at 6.30pm and goes for a few hours.
    On Sep 25 at The Apartment
 

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Dining

    • Chef Eiko Takahashi will be teaching how to cook healthy Japanese dishes made from scratch with a focus on MISO. These dishes cover for everyone including vegan and gluten-free eaters. Recipes include: miso marinade for chicken and fish; miso graze for tofu, eggplant and daikon; miso dressing with French bean and carrot; winter miso soup with pumpkin. 250rmb per person (includes demo and tasting). 0.30am-12.30pm. RSVP: events@sproutlifestyle.com.
      On Sep 24 at Sprout Lifestyle (Yongjia Lu)

    Chef Eiko Takahashi will be teaching how to cook healthy Japanese dishes made from scratch with a focus on MISO. These dishes cover for everyone including vegan and gluten-free eaters. Recipes include: miso marinade for chicken and fish;...
    On Sep 24 at Sprout Lifestyle (Yongjia Lu)

 
    • Mayita Mex resto celebrates Brazilian National Day with Brazilian street food bites and Sagatiba & Finest Call Puree cocktails like Classic Caipirinhas and flavored Batidas. They'll also have a unique Portugese Sangria, red and white wine and Sol beer as well as Cocalero shots (charged extra). Latino DJ & Brazilian drum dude as well as a Capoeira performance on the grass will also be part of the night. 280rmb per person, includes unlimited drinks and canapes. 6–11pm. Price: 280rmb gets you freeflow drinks and canapés.
      On Sep 26 at Mayita

    Mayita Mex resto celebrates Brazilian National Day with Brazilian street food bites and Sagatiba & Finest Call Puree cocktails like Classic Caipirinhas and flavored Batidas. They'll also have a unique Portugese Sangria, red and white wine...
    On Sep 26 at Mayita

 
    • Roosevelt Prime Steakhouse hosts an evening of wines by premier Napa producer Spottswoode. Proprietor Beth Novak Milliken will be in attendance to talk up the wines and share stories and anecdotes. The kitchen has a menu of dishes like butter-poached monkfish, pan-seared squab breast, bone-in prime rib and a chocolate fondant for dessert. Each course is paired with a different Spottswoode vintage. 990rmb+10% per person. Starts at 7pm. Seats are limited.
      On Sep 26 at Roosevelt Prime Steakhouse

    Roosevelt Prime Steakhouse hosts an evening of wines by premier Napa producer Spottswoode. Proprietor Beth Novak Milliken will be in attendance to talk up the wines and share stories and anecdotes. The kitchen has a menu of dishes like...
    On Sep 26 at Roosevelt Prime Steakhouse

 
    • OK,Deal! Club is organizing a trip to Jiangsu Province for a three-day-two-night cycling excursion through the tea plantations of Yixing. Price is 1050rmb per person. Cost includes transportation, accommodation, meals, and admission tickets. For more details go to http://www.okdealclub.com.
      On Oct 01 at Hilton

    OK,Deal! Club is organizing a trip to Jiangsu Province for a three-day-two-night cycling excursion through the tea plantations of Yixing. Price is 1050rmb per person. Cost includes transportation, accommodation, meals, and admission...
    On Oct 01 at Hilton

 

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Arts

    • "Insight", Gallery Magda Danysz's newest exhibition, houses a range of international artists as they examine life and our knowledge of it. The art ranges from wooden sculptures to oil paintings and the show itself contains the best selected work from the past year. Artists include Liu Bolin, JR and Stephanie Bisseuil. Focus at Magda Danysz is usually on new media and art forms so expect more of the same. Free; 11am-6pm.
      Daily until Oct 4 at Gallery Magda Danysz

    "Insight", Gallery Magda Danysz's newest exhibition, houses a range of international artists as they examine life and our knowledge of it. The art ranges from wooden sculptures to oil paintings and the show itself contains the best...
    Daily until Oct 4 at Gallery Magda Danysz

 
    • Featuring works by photographers Shen Chaoliang and Luo Yongjin, OFOTO's Facade explores layers of culture, history and psychology, both through a decidedly architectural approach. Large format and drenched in color, Shen's STAGE series sees a truck moving between urban and rural areas in Taiwan. Luo, meanwhile, turns his attention to 'fort houses' in Kaiping, Guangdong Province, whilst his New Residence Hangzhou series presents the houses of rich peasants in the suburbs of Hangzhou.
      Daily until Oct 17 at OFOTO

    Featuring works by photographers Shen Chaoliang and Luo Yongjin, OFOTO's Facade explores layers of culture, history and psychology, both through a decidedly architectural approach. Large format and drenched in color, Shen's STAGE series...
    Daily until Oct 17 at OFOTO

 
    • Over on Fuxing Lu, Leo Xu Projects is holding a solo show of video works by young Chinese artist Cheng Ran this fall. The gallery last hosted Cheng's unsettling, pop culture-inspired art back in 2012 - read up on that here. This time around, he'll be showing all new works, kicking off with a live performance on 20 September from 6pm through 8pm.
      Daily until Nov 2 at Leo Xu Projects

    Over on Fuxing Lu, Leo Xu Projects is holding a solo show of video works by young Chinese artist Cheng Ran this fall. The gallery last hosted Cheng's unsettling, pop culture-inspired art back in 2012 - read up on that here. This time...
    Daily until Nov 2 at Leo Xu Projects

 
    • Taking place as part of the wider Photo Shanghai art fair, Minsheng Museum in partnership with Beijing's CAFA presents a comprehensive overview of Chinese photography from 2009 through to the present day. To that end, expect offerings from a who's who of contemporary art including Hu Jieming, Jiang Pengyi, Liu Bolin, Yang Fudong, Zhang Dali and loads more, all spanning photography, installation and video.
      Daily until Oct 15 at Minsheng Art Museum

    Taking place as part of the wider Photo Shanghai art fair, Minsheng Museum in partnership with Beijing's CAFA presents a comprehensive overview of Chinese photography from 2009 through to the present day. To that end, expect offerings from...
    Daily until Oct 15 at Minsheng Art Museum

 

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Stage

    • The most successful German-language musical ever comes to Shanghai this winter. Elisabeth tells the story of Sisi, the Empress of Austria, and her long relationship with Death. Expect lavish costumes, choreography, and set design. This show has been performed in eleven different countries, in seven languages, to ten million captivated audience members. Performed in German with Chinese and English subtitles. Tickets start at 400rmb, available here on SmartTicket. Shows start at 7.15pm.
      From Dec 09 until Jan 11 Daily at Shanghai Culture Square

    The most successful German-language musical ever comes to Shanghai this winter. Elisabeth tells the story of Sisi, the Empress of Austria, and her long relationship with Death. Expect lavish costumes, choreography, and set design. This...
    From Dec 09 until Jan 11 Daily at Shanghai Culture Square

 

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Others

    • Sprout Lifestyle screens Fed Up, a documentary from Katie Couric, Laurie David (Oscar winning producer of An Inconvenient Truth) and director Stephanie Soechtig. Free admission. 7–8.30pm. RSVP: events@sproutlifestyle.com (RSVPs essential).
      On Sep 24 at Sprout Lifestyle (Yongjia Lu) Surpass Court, Unit 412, G/F, 570 Yongjia Lu, near Yueyang Lu
    Sprout Lifestyle screens Fed Up, a documentary from Katie Couric, Laurie David (Oscar winning producer of An Inconvenient Truth) and director Stephanie Soechtig. Free admission. 7–8.30pm. RSVP: events@sproutlifestyle.com (RSVPs...
    On Sep 24 at Sprout Lifestyle (Yongjia Lu)
 
    • Kerry Hotel in Pudong hosts a Rosh Hashanah dinner for the Jewish community. Starts at 6pm with a holiday service and then dinner at 6.30pm. Adults 295rmb, members 225rmb, students/teacher 115rmb, children (4-12) 100rmb. RSVP by calling: 5878 2008.
      On Sep 24 at Kerry Hotel (Pudong) 1388 Huamu Lu, near Fangdian Lu
    Kerry Hotel in Pudong hosts a Rosh Hashanah dinner for the Jewish community. Starts at 6pm with a holiday service and then dinner at 6.30pm. Adults 295rmb, members 225rmb, students/teacher 115rmb, children (4-12) 100rmb. RSVP by calling:...
    On Sep 24 at Kerry Hotel (Pudong)
 
    • Relaxation and Discovery Travel has seven-day tour package through Tibet for 14,900rmb per person with itinerary that ticks some of the region's most famous sights, like Lhasa's Potala Palace and Barkhor street, Drepung and Sera Monastery, Yamdrok Lake and more. Price includes return air tickets with tax, five nights accommodation in Lhasa, one night accommodation in Shigatse, daily Breakfast, return private airport transfers, five-day private tour, English-speaking tour guide, and entrance fee at scenic spots.
      On Sep 27 at Relaxation & Discovery Travel

    Relaxation and Discovery Travel has seven-day tour package through Tibet for 14,900rmb per person with itinerary that ticks some of the region's most famous sights, like Lhasa's Potala Palace and Barkhor street, Drepung and Sera Monastery,...
    On Sep 27 at Relaxation & Discovery Travel

 
    • Power lifting! Squats! Bench Press! Deadlift! Coaches and athletes can learn the proper techniques for all these exercises and more, like how to improve your workouts with bands, ropes, chains, and sled work and info about nutrition and overcoming injuries. The guy running this workshop can bench 500lbs and deadlift 700lbs. The two day course is 2500rmb. Anyone interested can email info@eternity-fitness.com to book a spot. Those who finish will get a certificate.
      On Sep 27 at Eternity Fitness (Jing'an)

    Power lifting! Squats! Bench Press! Deadlift! Coaches and athletes can learn the proper techniques for all these exercises and more, like how to improve your workouts with bands, ropes, chains, and sled work and info about nutrition and...
    On Sep 27 at Eternity Fitness (Jing'an)

 

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Oct 18

Top 100 DJs Festival

Shanghai's first ever Top 100 DJs Festival takes over the Broad Auto Park in Pudong. DJs include Giorgio Moroder, Steve Aoki, Fatboy Slim, Bingo Players, Ferry Corsten, New World Punx, and many more. All day event with after-parties too.

Oct 4-12

Shanghai Rolex Masters

The premier tennis event of the Shanghai season, with over 100 of the world's greatest tennis stars battling for prize money in excess of three million dollars.

Oct 18

MONO 2014

Japan's greatest post-rock act returns to Shanghai for the fourth time, with plenty of new material from their latest album For My Parents. Their past appearances in Shanghai have been among the finest live shows of recent years, so don't miss


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