The 10 Best Things to Do in Shanghai This Weekend

By That's Shanghai, October 9, 2020

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Oct 10: Community Yoga

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In the heart of the former French Concession in the central courtyard of Yongping Lane, Linwards will be hosting a 60 minute outdoor yoga session. Just RMB88 and open to all levels, the class will be led in English. You can register right hereand don’t forget to bring your yoga mat.

Oct 10, 10.30-11.30am; RMB88. STYX. Yongping Li, 199 Hengshan Lu by Yongjia Lu. 衡山路199号永平里,近永嘉路See event listing.

Oct 10: Bald Night

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To celebrate the 5th year of the existence of the Shanghai Bald Society, Boteco will be organizing a first get-together to unite all the city’s hairless men. Be bald, be beautiful, come along with your bald friend or just come and be a bald supporter. Oh, and enjoy three drinks for just RMB100.

Oct 10, 4-7pm; Free. Boteco. B1/F, 158 Julu Lu, by Ruijin Yi Lu. 巨鹿路158号,近瑞金一路See event listing.

Oct 10: 90s Alt-Rock Concert

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The 90s Rock Night is back this weekend. Nirvana, Foo Fighters, Soundgarden, Green Day, Linkin Park, Alice in Chains, Pearl Jam, Cranberries… catching the drift yet? This is a full-on 90s concert, with all the songs from the beloved decade. Head on over for some dancing and drinking!

Oct 10, doors 6pm, show starts 9.30pm. The Pearl; RMB80 pre-sale, RMB 120 door. 471 Zhapu Lu, by Wujin Lu. 乍浦路471号,近武进路See event listing.

Oct 10: Flavor of the Month Highball Kickoff

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This Saturday, Lucky Mart will be hosting Flavor of the Month Highball Kickoff. Bacardi Brand Ambassador Lei will be guest bartending from 8pm til late with his creative highball – Dewar’s Elderflower Hai – which sounds well worth a try.

Oct 10, 8pm-Late; Free. Lucky Mart. 185 Fumin Lu, by Julu Lu. 富民路185号,近巨鹿路. See event listing.

Oct 10: Glow Job Party

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Get ready for an all-night glow in the dark rave and rock show at C’s. Local bands such as Carbon, Flip House and Haijacked will be playing live rocknroll. C’s has prepared glow sticks, face paint, a photo booth and glow in the dark beer pong – all for free! Stella and Tsingtao will be buy-one-get-one until 10pm.

Oct 10, doors 8pm, music from 9.30pm; Free. C’s. 685 Dingxi Lu, by Yanan Xi Lu. 上海686好,近延安西路. See event listing.

Oct 10-11: Encounter 2020 Group Exhibition

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Encounter 2020 is a group exhibition that features artworks from six young and emerging Chinese artists: Frank Chen, JIn Sheng, Luo Erqi, Wang Jiayi, Wu Hao and Zhou Yifei. The mediums presented range from lithography, acrylic, photography, video and sculpture. The six artists will be focusing on the theme of 'encounter' in daily life, attempting to weave visual story, game, man, nature and objects through various concepts.

Oct 10-11; Free. Noeli Gallery. 1/F Building 2, 165 Taiyuan Lu, near Yongjia Lu. 太原路165弄2号底楼,近永嘉路. See event listing.

Oct 11: Inward Brunch for Domestic Violence Awareness


Tomatito host a special edition An Afternoon in San Sebastian brunch with Inward Living by Lorraine Li for Domestic Violance Awareness Month, with part of the proceeds going to The Community Center Shanghai to support survivors of domestic abuse and violence. The event will also feature delicious drinks by Geo of The Broken Dagger and The DP Boys on the decks.

Oct 11, 11am-3pm; RMB498. Tomatito. Infinitus Mall, 3/F Room W08-10, 168 Hubin Lu, by Jinan Lu 湖滨路168号3楼 W08-10,近济南路

Oct 11: Malabar 8th Anniversary Party

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This Sunday Malabar is celebrating its 8th anniversary party, partnering with Alter to celebrate in style at an amazing rooftop just across from Jing’an Temple. Starting from 1pm and going until late, they will be offering some signature Spanish tapas, grilled meats, paella and Spanish sangria. World famous beers and spirits will also be offered by Nordes Gin and Estrella Galicia.

Oct 11, 1pm-Late; RMB120 includes one drink. Malabar. 7/F Gaohe Building, 2 Huashan Lu (enter from Yuyuan Road) 静安区华山路2号高和大厦7楼(入口在愚园路). See event listing.

Oct 11: SLOW – Herbie Hancock Edition

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SLOW, the daytime event for Sunday bliss, is embarking on a  voyage to explore the jazz-tinged shores of grand wizard of keys and style chameleon Herbie Hancock’s musical universe, with an afternoon of music from or inspired by the great pianist. The usual healthy bites and drinks, vinyl records, screen-print shirts and a big vintage market, tattoos and in-club massages complete the SLOW afternoon at Elevator.

Oct 11, 2-8pm; Free. Elevator. B1, No. 265 Nandan Dong Lu, by Caoxi Bei Lu. 南丹路265号地下一层,近漕溪北路. See event listing.

Oct 11: TA Sunday Happy Hour All Night

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Grab your pals and head over to The Apartment to enjoy an all-night Happy Hour each Sunday. Simply sit back, relax and drink.

Oct 11, 4pm-Late; Free. The Apartment. 2/F 160 Chengdu Nan Lu, by HuaiHai Zhong Lu.黄浦区成都南路160号2层. See event listing.

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