Patrons of the bar can choose the music for the evening. DJs Chabuduo and Oliver G are scheduled to open up proceedings. Guest bartenders Charlie and Danica, who are from Pao Drinks Co. and Peddlers Gin, will be mixing drinks for the night. Entrance to the venue is free.
A food pairing event where almost every dish is paired with Hoop & Horn Mead. The 3-course meal costs 218rmb. Dishes to expect include melon and arugala salad, roasted duck breat and cheescake for dessert.
Live concert featuring the team-up of punk rock bands ROUND EYE and SPILL YOUR GUYS. Likely to get absolutely brutal. Tickets to see the bands costs 80rmb presale and 100rmb at the door.
The first Insane Clown Posse-themed party in Shanghai, and part of the officially sanctioned Juggalo Weekend. This free party will feature the live debut of Juggalo art show “The Messenger," DJ BO playing Jugalo-tracks, clown face painting, costume contest, carnival games and more.
Tanduay Blends on Friday evening will feature guest bartenders Carson Xie & Eddy Yang. They will be mixing Tiki inspired cocktail menu with the hard-to-find-in-China, cult favorite Fillipino rum Tanduay.
Lucky Mart + Lucky Diner are doing a pop up at DOE’s Tongren Lu location for one night. Japanese funk/disco tunes from DJ rocHaos + DJ RawB, a Lucky and DOE collab jacket launch, Lucky pop-up konbini, Lucky draws + Lucky bags, and highballs + snacks. So much plus! Entrance is free, and pop-up highballs + snacks price start from 30rmb.
Two new bands in a double debut, "Rat King" and "Louisiana Slaughterhouse Project," composed of veterans of the Shanghai music scene, with members from Alpaca, Hitobashira, Hydraslug, Shift ctrl, General Tsao, and more. Entrance to the concert is free.
Meanwhile, Over on SmartTicket...
The Pearl's live band will play the biggest hits of Queen, featuring some of Shanghai’s greatest vocal performers. Limited tickets and seating available as it will be live concert, so expect to stand up and dance. Tickets are for general admittance only. Purchase tickets on SmartTicket.
Jazz group Shanghai Hot Club plays on Saturday evening. The group is a collection of jazz scene regulars. Guitarist Fei Jia, violinist Liu Xing, guitarist Li Cheng, Xu Runze on upright bass and Zhou Shengji on accordion. Purchase tickets to the jazz concert on SmartTicket.
The VUE Bar is hosting a naughty party. There will be DJ's playing house music all night. There are prizes to earn as the best dancers! The party opens at 7pm. Ticket starts at 110rmb for presale, which comes with 2 glasses of champagne. Table packages with bottled spirits start at 2,578rmb. Purchase tickets on SmartTicket.
Not your cup of nightlife? Plenty of more events listed on our list of things to do in Shanghai this weekend.