The 18 Best Things to Do This Weekend in Shanghai

By That's Shanghai, March 10, 2021

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Mar 11: Highball Flavor of the Month

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Come hang out with Craig and Timothee during their guest shift at Lucky Mart to sip on this dynamic duo's ready-to-drink Chivas Hi-Ball and Chivas Master cocktail featuring coffee beans.
Mar 11, 8pm-late; RMB58. Lucky Mart. 185 Fumin Lu, by Julu Lu.
富民路185号,近巨鹿路. See event listing.

March 11: Street Kings Sandwich Lab Pop-Up

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Every Thursday, Kelvin Ip from the Street Kings is taking over Egg, serving up one classic sandwich and one sandwich special each week, from BLTs to Cubanos to Reubens. This Thursday sees the first round of sandwiches, The Fat Bastard BLT and Da Dake Galbi Sandwich.
March 11, 7pm-late; Free entry. Egg. 12 Xiangynag Bei Lu, by Changle Lu
襄阳北路12号,近长乐路. See event listing.

Mar 11: Rewind Party Night

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Time to rewind to the 80s, 90s, and 2000s… back to the CDs, cassette tapes and great dance hits – all performed live by the Pearl’s Red Stars. The two-hour nonstop performance will include songs from Madonna, Spice Girls, Michael Jackson, Maroon 5 and more.  
Mar 11, 9pm; RMB100 includes one free drink. The Pearl. 471 Zhapu Lu, by Wujin Lu.  
乍浦路471号,近武进路. See event listing.

Mar 12: TGIF Snack Attack with Cristina Ng & Elysia Bagley

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This Friday at Perch is all about enjoying your favorite childhood snacks in cocktail form. Guest home bartenders and famed dessert bakers Cristina Ng and Elysia Bagley will be mixing up the good stuff, served with a side of nostalgia. 
Mar 12, 7pm-late; Free entry. Perch. Room 107, 445 Jiangning Lu, by Wuding Lu.
江宁路445107室,近武定路. See event listing.

Mar 12: Celia Grand Opening

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Having worked very hard the last few days to iron out pending issues, Celia is ready to ignite the fire. They are now more energized to blow the doors wide open than ever before as they finally host their grand opening.
Mar 12, 11pm; Free entry. Celia. 298 Xingfu Lu, by Pingwu Lu.
298号,近平武路. See event listing.

March 13:Smoke KCQ & The People's Pickles BBQ Takeover 

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The Camel is firing up the grill this weekend with Smoke KCQ and The People Pickles. The takeover runs all day, but stop in early if you want to guarantee those juicy cuts of brisket and pickleback shots. 
March 13, all day. Free entry. The Camel. 97 Xiangyang Bei Lu, by Xinle Lu. 襄阳北路97号襄阳大楼1楼, 近新乐路. See event listing. 

Mar 13: 20km Trekking in a Waterforest

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Accept the challenge of trekking 20 kilometers in nature and visit a unique water forest lake. Explore Shanghai like never before, and enjoy peaceful nature just a short drive from the city center.
Mar 13, 9am; RMB299.
Wanna Travel. Room 501, 4F, 1015 Changping Lu, by Taizhou Lu. 昌平路10154501室,近泰州路. See event listing.

Mar 13: Lunch Talk at Glam

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Ladies Who Tech is a community driven social enterprise which was established by women in STEM. In 2021, Ladies Who Tech will launch its own mini program with the ambition to empower over a million Chinese women through digital upskilling into the new tech economy. Learn all about it and more at Glam on Saturday.
Mar 13, 12pm; Free entry.
Glam. 7F, 5 Zhongshan Dong Yi Lu, by Guangdong Lu. 中山东一路57楼,近广东路. See event listing.

Mar 13: Dinner & Jazz


Saxophone player Vastine 'Wink' Pettis has played music with the likes of Acid Jazz Vibraphonist Roy Ayers and Funk Legend Rick James. So, if you’re not sure where to take your date for a romantic dinner, let The Apartment and Wink take care of the food, drinks, atmosphere and entertainment for you.
Mar 13, 7-9pm; Free. The Apartment, 2/F, 160 Chengdu Nan Lu, by Huaihai Zhong Lu 黄浦区成都南路160号2层.

Mar 13: Swing Cat

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Swing Cat wants to pass along a different way of thinking about music, a different kind of music interpretation and improvisation. They have created a monthly update of ‘organic’ cat around the station and have a common goal to build communication.
Mar 13, 9pm; Free entry. X Bar. No. 7, Donghu Lu, Xuhui District.
东湖路7号,近淮海中路. See event listing.

Mar 13: The Great Gatsby Party

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MVP Events is delighted to invite you to an exclusive party – The Great Gatsby Party. Inspired by the iconic movie, Club Room will offer its guests a spectacular evening bringing you back to the 1920s.   
Mar 13, 9pm; RMB88 presale, RMB138 at the door
. Club Room The Shanghai Edition. 5F, Heritage Building, The Shanghai Edition, 199 Nanjing Dong Lu, by Jiangxi Zhong Lu. 南京东路199号上海艾迪逊酒店,近江西中路. See event listing.

Mar 13: Amazonia

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Space Panda invites you to join Amazonia jungle party at Forte. The mysterious nightclub inside Cachet Boutique will be fully transformed into a world of Amazonia.
Mar 13, 9pm; RMB100 presale, RMB120 at the door. Cachet Boutique Lounge
2F Cachet Boutique, 931 Nanjing Xi Lu. 上海静安区南京西路931号. See event listing.

Mar 14: UnTour’s Street Eats Breakfast Tour

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Some of Shanghai’s best food is found street side in the morning hours. Explore a local market and taste the Chinese breakfast of champions with this street food tour. Only a few spots left!
Mar 14, 9am; Reservations required.
Untour Shanghai. Various starting points. See event listing.

Mar 14: F45 Playoffs

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The ultimate fitness test returns to F45 Training Jingan. The ten-minute fitness test sounds simple, but it is truly a test of strength, agility and speed. There will be categories for the top male, female, masters and team.
Mar 14, 12.30-4.30pm; RMB50 for members, RMB100 for non-members.
F45 Training Jing’an. B103, 98 Yanping Lu, by Wuding Lu. 延平路98号,近武定路. See event listing.

Mar 14: Hurry into Heritage: Afternoon BBQ x RAW

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The Hurry Into Heritage series continues with a guest chef from RAW and a Sunday BBQ for rounding out your weekend in style. Stop by anytime to crush some ceviche, wagyu beef tartar, smoked pork ribs, slow roasted teriyaki wagyu and more.  
Mar 14, 3pm; RMB468. Heritage by Madison. North Plaza, 600 Zhongshan Dong Er Lu, by Dongmen Lu.
中山东二路600BFC外滩金融中心北区一层N1107,近东门路. See event listing.

Looking forward…

Mar 16: Hop Topics: Chocolate & Beer Pairings

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The third edition of Hop Topics will be sweeter than ever at Mikkeller with six Ritter Sport chocolate and Mikkeller beer pairings. Come to learn about how to pair beer with different aligned and contrasting flavors found in the chocolates.
Mar 16, 7-8.30pm; RMB188. Mikkeller Tasting Room. Lane 7-11, 98 Yanping Lu, by Wuding Lu.
上海静安延平路98号(7-11边上弄堂内).  See event listing.

Mar 16: China's Football Crisis


A China Football Forum discussion on the state of Chinese football, with the recent disbandment of clubs, including reigning champions Jiangsu. Experts Cameron Wilson, William Bi and Jeffrey Wilson head up the panel. You must register on WeChat ahead of time in order to attend, so scan the QR on the flyer..

Mar 16, 7pm; Free. Venue TBC: Scan QR on flyer.

Mar 19: Taipei All Day: A Taiwan Classics Food Popup

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Taipei All Day is back for round two of your favorite Taiwanese night market street eats. Swing by Mikkeller for the tastiest Taiwanese beef noodles and braised pork rice brought to you by Kelvin Ip, Sohail Kalia and Sophie Steiner. 
Mar 19, 8pm-late; Free entry.
Mikkeller Tasting Room. Lane 7-11, 98 Yanping Lu, by Wuding Lu. 上海静安区延平路98号(7-11边上弄堂内). See event listing.

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