That’s Guangzhou takes a look at the best of the weekend:
Fri, Jul 10: DJ Simon B
Friday night is happening with snazzy indie dance music from DJ Simon B. The dance floor at Bad Habit by Rozz Tox will be bouncing with a cool mix of city pop, house and old skool, so bust out your dancin’ shoes! Bad Habit by Rozz Tox will be serving quality drinks until late.
Fri, Jul 10: Language Mixer
The Paddy Field is hosting a language mixer for those people who wish to do something productive on their Friday night. Come on out and make a couple of new friends while learning some new phrases. If you aren’t learning Russian swear words on your Friday night, what are you even doing with your life?
Fri, Jul 10: Pool Tournament
This Friday night, Hooley’s is hosting a pool tournament in addition to their normal live music. Come out and enter the tournament and if you lose, well, there’s always a great band playing.
Fri, Jul 10: Y2K Retro League Party
After four months of planning, switching locations and postponing, the Aviation Vapor Office has decided to launch the 3.0 version of their new 2020 party series. It’ll take you back to the Y2K era with its retro dance music; this ball could be one of the year’s best! (But that’s not saying much...)
Sat, Jul 11: Herbie Hancock Jazz Vinyl Night
Brasston’s Saturday jazz series is for anyone who enjoys the strong melody of soulful jazz while destroying slice after slice of delightful pizza. This week feature the Herbie Hancock special
Sat, Jul 11: Meaty Saturday Night
Gorgeous has invited the “meaty muscle men” to come and dance Saturday night. It’s going to be a night of sweaty fun, full of scantily clad men prancing about the stage.
Sat, Jul 11: Helipad Charity Bootcamp
The Helipad bootcamp is one of the few charity events for foreigners in Guangzhou. Come out and enjoy bootcamp and brunch led by Coach Kara from K2Fit.
Sat, Jul 11: Ladies Night
Zapata’s is hosting Saturday Ladies night. This is sure to be a night filled with drunken regret so come on out and make the most of it. Ladies night drinks start at 9pm and by 10pm, who knows what you’ll remember.
Sat, Jul 11: Trivia at the Goat
While the goat is technically not open yet, there will be a sneak peak trivia night this Saturday night. Come out and show off your knowledge and check out one of Guangzhou’s newest bars.
Sat, Jul 11: Easy Tiger at Happy Monk
Easy Tiger is a foreign band that plays a mix of rock covers and original content and you can catch them live this weekend at The Happy Monk. Better yet, attendees to the concert can enjoy a free flow of Liefmans, mixed drinks and white wine from 6-8pm for only RMB108!
Sat Jun 11, 6pm; free entry, RMB108 for free flow promotion. Happy Monk. Shop 02, Building 60, Block B, Party Pier, 118 Modiesha Dajie, Xin’gang Dong Lu, Haizhu District海珠区新港东路磨碟沙大街118号琶醍啤酒文化创意艺术区B区60栋02铺. See event listing.
Sat, Jul 11, Afternoon for the Senses. Tea and Guqin
Come and join two Chinese tea connoisseurs and a guqin master for a relaxing and cultural afternoon, where you can enjoy three different Chinese teas while the soothing melody of China’s classic musical instrument plays in the background.
Until August 31: Summer Happy Hour at LN Five Roof Top Bar
Just need a place to unwind? Hop on over to Roof Top Bar at LN Hotel Five for their summer happy hour deal. Enjoy free flow of draft beers and their signature hotdogs, all with an amazing view of the Zhujiang River. Live music will also be playing, making this a hot deal for the weekend.
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