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The First Annual Chongming Island Crayfish Festival

Finished Ended on Sun Oct 28, 2012
Factory Five (Jiangsu Lu)
1/F, Bdlg 5, 876 Jiangsu Lu, near Huashan Lu

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The dudes from Factory Five bicycles have a weekend-long bike trip in the works. They ride 30 km out to Baoshan port and cruise over to Chongming Island. Then on onto the Good Earth Project 2 sustainable black rice farm to eat a meal prepared by Chef Austin Hu of Madison. Overnight accommodation will be in a local hotel. After breakfast, they'll ride back to Shanghai. To sign up, send an email to shoutout@wearefactoryfive.com with your name, email address, phone number, and any specifics on who you'd like to share a room with. 380rmb per person. See the full itinerary after the jump.

Saturday 27th October: 11h00 Meet at F5, register, put bags on the van 11h30-14h30 ride to Baoshan port (~30km) 15h00 Ferry departs for Chongming 15h30 Ferry arrives to Chongming Xinhe port 15h30-16h30 ride to GEP2 farm (~15km) 16h30-19h00 check into rooms 19h00 Etouffee crayfish supper by Austin Hu’s Madison (with plenty of beer and live jazz) Sunday 28th October: 07h00 – 10h00 Breakfast when you wake 11h00 – Ride back to Shanghai (or return at your own will on a different ferry)

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