That’s Guangzhou takes a look at the best events of the week:
Tue-Sat, Ongoing: Ladies’ Night at The Connoisseur
Image courtesy of LN Garden Hotel, Guangzhou
Toss on a pair of high heels, call up your girlfriends and head over to The Connoisseur, a chic Western restaurant with a Frenchy ambiance at the LN Garden Hotel, Guangzhou, to revel in a wide selection of exquisite food and drinks at the restaurant’s ladies’ nights, which run from Tuesday to Saturday weekly. Ladies can enjoy an appetizer, main course, dessert and free flow of sparkling, red and white wine for the price of RMB228, while after dinner they can also get a 50% discount on alcoholic beverages at Lobby Lounge.
Wed, Oct 16: Satoshi Gogo Guitar Concert
Image via Showstart
Japanese guitarist Satoshi Gogo comes back to Guangzhou for another exciting night of compelling fingerstyle guitar music. The prolific, natural guitar player boasts delicate compositions, refreshing melodies and a spontaneous performing style. Fans can catch Gogo’s concert at Mao Livehouse this Wednesday.
Wed-Thu, Oct 16-17: A Leaf in the Storm
Image via Guangzhou Opera House
Taking inspiration from a novel of the same name, contemporary ballet A Leaf in the Storm is set in the war-plagued China prior to the founding of the PRC. Through dance, Beijing Dance Theater and choreographer Wang Yuanyuan explore the fate of ordinary people during the tumultuous first half of the 20th century, telling a tragic love story.
Fri-Sun, Oct 18-20: Supra x Guangzhou Jazz Festival
Starting this Friday, a three-day event featuring live performances at Jojo’s Riverside (Friday), Qing Man Party Restaurant (Saturday) and Pearl River Craft Beer Restaurant (Sunday) is set to impress patrons in what is sure to be a jazzy time. Aside from great music to enjoy with friends of old and new, everyone can look forward to a refreshing pint (or five) of Supra, Zhujiang Brewery’s very own craft beer.
Fri-Sun Oct 18-20, 8-10.30pm; free entry. Various venues. See event listing.
Sat, Oct 19: Rugby All China Cup
This Saturday, sports fans are in for a real treat as Guangzhou plays host to the Rugby All China Cup. Catch six rugby matches, including the Guangzhou Rams, Shenzhen Dragons, Dongguan Bulldogs and newly formed Canton Geese as they go head-to-head in what’s expected be a quality Saturday afternoon. Check the poster for the schedule.
Sat, Oct 19: British Day 2019
Looking to learn more about British culture and enjoy some great food while relaxing with family and friends? Then you don’t want to miss this year’s British Day’s Autumn Fete, which will feature fun activities, prizes and great food and beverage options. There will also be a live band and traditional shows, including a bagpipe performance! Additionally, there will be a prize for the attendee with the craziest hat and a fabulous charity raffle, with all proceeds going to Hopeful Hearts to help children suffering from heart disease. The top prize: A round-trip ticket between Guangzhou and London! Scan the QR code below to buy tickets.
Sat, Oct 19: Toga Party at Zapata’s
At Zapata’s toga party on Saturday, ladies rocking a toga will be treated to free frozen margaritas from 9pm till midnight! A live band and DJ will be at the helm, keeping partygoers entertained all night.
Sun, Oct 20: Eutopia at Fuel
Image courtesy of event organizer
Escape the hectic pace of daily life this weekend at Eutopia – a hip, welcoming event held at Fuel. Laugh, dance and celebrate with like-minded people from all over the world while jammin’ to great beats. The event will feature bubbles and other fantastic elements to help whisk you away to Eutopia!
Until Sun, Oct 20: Oktoberfest 2019
Image courtesy of LN Garden Hotel, Guangzhou
The world’s largest beer festival, Oktoberfest, is taking place at the LN Garden Hotel, Guangzhou this week. Famous German beers await guests, along with a sumptuous buffet featuring characteristic dishes such as pork knuckles, roasted beef legs and German sausages! Attendees will also be entertained by a range of drinking games and German folk music.
To purchase tickets, scan the QR code below:
From Sun, Oct 20: Exquisite Hairy Crab Delicacies At Ming Court
Image via Langham Place, Guangzhou
The hairy crab season is here! Michelin Plate restaurant Ming Court at Langham Place, Guangzhou is launching a special seasonal menu featuring the coveted crustaceans from Taihu, a lake in Suzhou famous for producing juicy and meaty hair crabs. Braised, stewed or steamed, these gastronomic delights are turned into delicacies by Chinese Executive Chef Chau.
Ongoing: Crab Feast at Imperial Springs
Image courtesy of Imperial Springs, Guangzhou
Treat yourself to some juicy, seasonal hairy crab from the famous Yangcheng Lake at the secluded Imperial Springs, Guangzhou, a high-class hot spring resort located in Conghua. Here, the seasonal crabs are prepared with impeccable cooking skills and quality seasonings such as 10-year-old vinegar and 3-year-old ginger.
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