Night
life

    • Happy hour at celebrated dive bar Windows Too is daily, from 10am to 4pm every day. Buy-one-get-one free for draft beer. 25rmb for two mugs of beer.
      From Dec 18 until Feb 28 Daily at Windows Too (Jing'an) 2/F, City Plaza, 1618 Nanjing Xi Lu, near Huashan Lu (next to Haagen Dazs)
    Happy hour at celebrated dive bar Windows Too is daily, from 10am to 4pm every day. Buy-one-get-one free for draft beer. 25rmb for two mugs of beer.
    From Dec 18 until Feb 28 Daily at Windows Too (Jing'an)
 
    • Every Wednesday night, this Bund club with nice views does free flow cocktails and sparkling wine for ladies from 10pm-1am. Music is commercial/Top 40 bangers by DJ Samu. No cover. Starts at 10pm and goes late.
      On Jan 28 at Just On The Bund

    Every Wednesday night, this Bund club with nice views does free flow cocktails and sparkling wine for ladies from 10pm-1am. Music is commercial/Top 40 bangers by DJ Samu. No cover. Starts at 10pm and goes late.
    On Jan 28 at Just On The Bund

 
    • After-work party Super Attractive Ghetto Blaster returns to The Cut in the IAPM. Just two chill French dudes dropping an eclectic mix of tunes, a happy hour from 5-10pm with two beers or glasses of wine for 60rmb, patio seating, and a special food menu. Starts at 5pm. DJs start at 7.30pm and there's free tapas passed around every 30 minutes from 5-9pm. Drinks are 50rmb after 10pm. No cover.
      On Jan 29 at The Cut

    After-work party Super Attractive Ghetto Blaster returns to The Cut in the IAPM. Just two chill French dudes dropping an eclectic mix of tunes, a happy hour from 5-10pm with two beers or glasses of wine for 60rmb, patio seating, and a...
    On Jan 29 at The Cut

 
    • Grime, gar-age, club trax, and South African Gqom in the bomb Shelter on Thursday for another round of Push And Pull. Music by Naaaah and Alta. Starts at 10pm and goes late. Cover is 20rmb after midnight.
      On Jan 29 at The Shelter Basement of 5 Yongfu Lu, near Fuxing Xi Lu
    Grime, gar-age, club trax, and South African Gqom in the bomb Shelter on Thursday for another round of Push And Pull. Music by Naaaah and Alta. Starts at 10pm and goes late. Cover is 20rmb after midnight.
    On Jan 29 at The Shelter
 

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Dining

    • Aroma in Hyatt on the Bund features a live Teppanyaki station for the entire month of January. They'll be cooking up Wagyu beef, Japanese mushrooms and goose liver "à la minute" on an iron griddle at their table. Available Monday to Friday for dinner. Saturday and Sunday, lunch and dinner.
      From Dec 01 until Jan 31 Daily at Aroma Hyatt on the Bund

    Aroma in Hyatt on the Bund features a live Teppanyaki station for the entire month of January. They'll be cooking up Wagyu beef, Japanese mushrooms and goose liver "à la minute" on an iron griddle at their table. Available Monday to...
    From Dec 01 until Jan 31 Daily at Aroma Hyatt on the Bund

 
  • The Pearl hosts a screening of Super Bowl XLIX on an 8.5m Hi Def screen. Admission is 150rmb. Cost gets you access to a breakfast buffet. Doors open 7am.
    On Feb 02 at The Pearl
 
    • Chef Eiko Takahashi will be teaching how to make healthy tamarind-based dishes made from scratch. Tamarind, a popular south-east Asia fruit, is considered to be able to provide many health benefits. It's a great source of B-vitamins and a number of minerals and it can alleviate inflammation as well. Eiko is originally from Japan but is a certified Thai chef from Wandee Culinary School in Bangkok. Since 2009 she has been teaching Thai, Japanese, Vietnamese and Indian home cooking groups and giving private classes in Shanghai. These dishes cover for everyone including vegan and gluten-free eaters. 250rmb per person. 10am–2pm.
      On Feb 10 at Sprout Lifestyle (Yongjia Lu)

    Chef Eiko Takahashi will be teaching how to make healthy tamarind-based dishes made from scratch. Tamarind, a popular south-east Asia fruit, is considered to be able to provide many health benefits. It's a great source of B-vitamins and a...
    On Feb 10 at Sprout Lifestyle (Yongjia Lu)

 
    • Liquid Laundry's brewery and gastro-pub has a five-course set dinner on Valentine's Day from 6pm-10.30pm. For 598rmb per couple, you get a dinner spread of dishes like fresh oyster shooters with chilled bloody Mary soup, seared foie with porter-sour cherry braised beef shortribs and celeriac puree. 598rmb per couple.
      On Feb 14 at Liquid Laundry

    Liquid Laundry's brewery and gastro-pub has a five-course set dinner on Valentine's Day from 6pm-10.30pm. For 598rmb per couple, you get a dinner spread of dishes like fresh oyster shooters with chilled bloody Mary soup, seared foie with...
    On Feb 14 at Liquid Laundry

 

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Arts

    • Hong Kong-based creative collective/ e-boutique Picklesalmon return to Shanghai with another of their P.S. I Love Art showcases. That kicks off on 17 January - details of that here - with the exhibition running through mid-February. Expect new works by printmaker Yang Mo;, illustrator and model maker, Twoqee; and photographer Moistuart. All of that's housed in Jingan's Xin Cafe. 7/f, 77 Jiangning Lu, near Fengxian Lu
      Daily until Feb 18 at SmSh Territory

    Hong Kong-based creative collective/ e-boutique Picklesalmon return to Shanghai with another of their P.S. I Love Art showcases. That kicks off on 17 January - details of that here - with the exhibition running through mid-February. Expect...
    Daily until Feb 18 at SmSh Territory

 
    • Making his China debut at ShanghART is Singaporean artist Robert Zhao Renhui, courtesy of solo show, The Nature Collector. Spanning photography, performance, video and installation, Zhao explores the relationship between humans and nature, frequently calling on the language and processes of science. Here, he presents a new series of works focusing on animal traps, the knowledge the devices require, and their inherent covertness...
      Daily until Feb 18 at Shanghart Gallery

    Making his China debut at ShanghART is Singaporean artist Robert Zhao Renhui, courtesy of solo show, The Nature Collector. Spanning photography, performance, video and installation, Zhao explores the relationship between humans and nature,...
    Daily until Feb 18 at Shanghart Gallery

 
    • An exhibition of works by three locally-based photographers goes on show close to People's Square this month. Hailing from the UK, you've got Liz Hingley with End Of Lines; from France, Clément Gérardin's Subsistances; and also from the UK, Peter Dixie's 上海 Hinterland. All looking at Shanghai's urban environment, photographs will be shown alongside a specially-created soundscape by sound artist, Terence Llorens. Should be good. Ooh La Art Center, 21/F, 650 Hankou Lu
      Daily until Jan 31 at SmSh Territory

    An exhibition of works by three locally-based photographers goes on show close to People's Square this month. Hailing from the UK, you've got Liz Hingley with End Of Lines; from France, Clément Gérardin's Subsistances; and also from the...
    Daily until Jan 31 at SmSh Territory

 
    • A big exhibition by Ouyang Chun takes over Shangart Gallery proper as well as next door H-Space this spring. As the show's title, My Story, suggests, works on display draw on Ouyang's own life, recalling memories, dreams and experiences. To that end, highlights include Pulp Fiction, paintings depicting the artist's past life in Xi’an; and Me a kind of pictorial diary of Ouyang's moods since 2006...
      From Mar 08 until Apr 19 Daily at Shanghart Gallery

    A big exhibition by Ouyang Chun takes over Shangart Gallery proper as well as next door H-Space this spring. As the show's title, My Story, suggests, works on display draw on Ouyang's own life, recalling memories, dreams and experiences....
    From Mar 08 until Apr 19 Daily at Shanghart Gallery

 

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Stage

    • Two-time Grammy nominated pop singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran comes through Shanghai for his first ever China tour. His debut album x peaked at #1 on the iTunes charts in 83 countries. Expect all the hits like "The A Team", "You Need Me, I Don't Need You", and "Give Me Love". Tickets start at 380rmb on SmartTicket.
      On Mar 07 at Mercedes-Benz Arena

    Two-time Grammy nominated pop singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran comes through Shanghai for his first ever China tour. His debut album x peaked at #1 on the iTunes charts in 83 countries. Expect all the hits like "The A Team", "You Need Me, I...
    On Mar 07 at Mercedes-Benz Arena

 
    • I'm all out of love...Legendary Australian soft-rock duo Air Supply returns to Shanghai for a show at new venue Plus Space. The multi-platinum artists gained worldwide popularity in the 70s and 80s from songs like "I'm All Out Of Love" (I'm so lost without you…) and "Making Love Out Of Nothing At All". They've played pretty much everywhere in the world, and were one of the first foreign bands to play in Cuba. Expect a big night of all the hits. Tickets on SmartTicket start at 380rmb, delivered to your door.
      On Mar 13 at Plus Space

    I'm all out of love...Legendary Australian soft-rock duo Air Supply returns to Shanghai for a show at new venue Plus Space. The multi-platinum artists gained worldwide popularity in the 70s and 80s from songs like "I'm All Out Of Love"...
    On Mar 13 at Plus Space

 
    • World-renowned Greek pianist, composer, and producer Yanni returns to China for another show. First he played the Forbidden City and the Acropolis of Athens, now he's performing at the Mercedes Benz Arena. His video from the Acropolis is the second best-selling music video ever, after MJ's Thriller. Expect long, powerful instrumental songs - just don't call it "new age", a term that Yanni divorced long ago. Tickets start at 280rmb, delivered to your door.
      On Mar 17 at Mercedes-Benz Arena

    World-renowned Greek pianist, composer, and producer Yanni returns to China for another show. First he played the Forbidden City and the Acropolis of Athens, now he's performing at the Mercedes Benz Arena. His video from the Acropolis is...
    On Mar 17 at Mercedes-Benz Arena

 
    • Shanghai welcomes not just the orchestra, but its 28 year-old music director Gustavo Dudamel, who was named one of Time Magazine's 100 most influential people in 2013. Expect pieces by Dvořák, John Adams, and Mahler himself. Two nights only, and tickets start at 680rmb delivered to your door.
      From Mar 22 until Mar 23 Daily at Shanghai Oriental Art Center

    Shanghai welcomes not just the orchestra, but its 28 year-old music director Gustavo Dudamel, who was named one of Time Magazine's 100 most influential people in 2013. Expect pieces by Dvořák, John Adams, and Mahler himself. Two nights...
    From Mar 22 until Mar 23 Daily at Shanghai Oriental Art Center

 

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Others

    • Layin' down some kickflips and 50-50s at this newly renovated indoor skatepark. There's BBQ, drinks, and music all day. Registration starts at 11am for the categories street course, stairs/rail best trick, and mini ramp. Prizes for 1st, 2nd, and third place. You can contact them at info@iconx.com for more information.
      On Jan 31 at Iconx Indoor Skatepark

    Layin' down some kickflips and 50-50s at this newly renovated indoor skatepark. There's BBQ, drinks, and music all day. Registration starts at 11am for the categories street course, stairs/rail best trick, and mini ramp. Prizes for 1st,...
    On Jan 31 at Iconx Indoor Skatepark

 
    • Serious tennis action going down at The Langham, as they show the 2015 Australian Open. The 500rmb package includes an Aussie-themed menu with seafood, beef wellington, and pavlova, plus free-flow Australian wine. Each guest will get their own Australian Open gift bag and a chance to win a 2014 Australian Open tennis net signed by Li Na. Starts at 3.30pm.
      On Feb 01 at The Langham (Xintiandi) 99 Madang Lu, near Taicang Lu
    Serious tennis action going down at The Langham, as they show the 2015 Australian Open. The 500rmb package includes an Aussie-themed menu with seafood, beef wellington, and pavlova, plus free-flow Australian wine. Each guest will get their...
    On Feb 01 at The Langham (Xintiandi)
 
    • It's puppy adoption day at The Apartment. All puppies were rescued from a puppy mill and have had there first round of shots and are healthy. Now they just need homes. Adoptions are available from noon to 4pm. For more information email main@theapartment-shanghai.com.
      On Feb 01 at The Apartment

    It's puppy adoption day at The Apartment. All puppies were rescued from a puppy mill and have had there first round of shots and are healthy. Now they just need homes. Adoptions are available from noon to 4pm. For more information email...
    On Feb 01 at The Apartment

 
    • The Grand Shanghai Ballroom at The Kerry Hotel for the biggest NFL party in Shanghai. The game will be projected on big LED screens, and there will be a breakfast buffet. Endless soft drinks, juices, beers from The BREW and mimosas are included in the cost. Doors open at 7am with a game time of 7.30am. Book a table of 10 for 3500rmb. Seats are limited. Make reservations at fbreservations.khpu@thekerryhotels.com for bookings and inquiries.
      On Feb 02 at Kerry Hotel (Pudong)

    The Grand Shanghai Ballroom at The Kerry Hotel for the biggest NFL party in Shanghai. The game will be projected on big LED screens, and there will be a breakfast buffet. Endless soft drinks, juices, beers from The BREW and mimosas are...
    On Feb 02 at Kerry Hotel (Pudong)

 

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Mar 18-19

Wayne Krantz 2015

American guitar virtuoso Wayne Krants takes to the JZ Club stage for an evening of jazz fusion. Krantz is joined by bass player Anthony Jackson and percussionist Cliff Almond, two accomplished session players in their own right.

Mar 15

Bobby McFerrin 2015

Ten-time Grammy winner and "Don't Worry Be Happy" star Bobby McFerrin returns to Shanghai for a concert at the Shanghai Oriental Art Center. He's performing with a full band and his daughter Madison backing up up on vocals.

Daily 7.30pm

ERA

Multi-million dollar show, "ERA: The Intersection of Time," is Shanghai's most popular acrobatic performance featuring aerial walking, bowl balancing and flying trapeze.


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