15 Awesome Things to Do This Week in Shanghai

By That's Shanghai, October 6, 2021

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Oct 7: Golden Dreamz Night

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Featuring two party rooms with totally different genres, this is a series of nonstop golden evenings at Cyclo.     
Oct 7, 9.30pm; Scan QR code for more information.
Cyclo. 158 Julu Lu, Found 158, by Ruijin Yi Lu. 巨鹿路158号Found 158,近瑞金一路. See event listing.

Oct 10: M’s Vegan Sunday

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It’s time again for M’s Monthly Vegan Sunday brunch and dinner. They will be serving up a jam-packed 100% vegan menu of delights.    
Oct 10, 11.30am; RMB358.
M on the Bund. 7F, Five on the Bund, 20 Guangdong Lu, by Zhongshan Dong Yi Lu. 上海市黄浦区广东路29号,外滩五号7楼,近中山东一路. See event listing.

Oct 10: Auto Momento: Design Thinking Workshop

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Auto Momento is a ninety-minute design thinking workshop for children. During this workshop, children will engage their curiosity, communication and creativity skills while learning to tackle challenges in automobile design.    
Oct 10, 3pm. Gallery at Reel. 5F, 1601 Nanjing Xi Lu, by Changde Lu. 南京西路1601号5层,近常德路.
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Homemade Pasta Month 

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D.O.C. has extended its homemade pasta month. The menu features five specials with Chef Gino making it all from scratch the Italian way in the D.O.C. kitchen.
All October; Free entry. DOC Gastronomia Italiana. 392 Dagu Lu, by Chengdu Bei Lu. 大沽路392号,近成都北路See event listing.

The Little Escapade

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Zhu Juncheng is performing The Little Escapade, a performance that explores all the emotions hidden in the consciousness and in the lives of the gay community. 

Until Oct 10; Free entry. HUNT. 42 Xingfu Lu, by Fahuazhen Lu. 幸福路42号,近法华镇路See event listing.

Silver Bracelet Slightly Glowing

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Xu Min has been pushing her painting practices in a powerful rhythm for several years, exploring themes of time, emotion and existence.
Until Oct 24, 3pm; Free entry. 
Gallery 55. Building 4A-112, 50 Maganshan Lu by Changhua Lu. 莫干山路50号4A-112幢,近昌化路See event listing.

Cannes XR Film Exhibition

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Cannes XR Films Exhibition is coming to Shanghai. Watch four 360 VR films and five interaction VR films.  
Until Oct 24; Free entry. 
Ruihong Tiandi Hall of the Stars. 280 Tianbao Lu. 天宝路280弄. See event listing.

Gin Tasting, Gin’s Botanical Journey

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More than 300 premium gins across the globe, featuring both large distilleries and rare, artisan bottles from small-batch craft gin makers. 
Until Oct 30, before 8pm; RMB238 free flow. 
URBAN Lounge. 1/F, 380 Weihai Lu, by Shimen Yi Lu. 威海路380号1层,近石门一路See event listing.



Sundowners season is back at The Bull & Claw, and is now running three nights a week with an absolutely killer deal. Every Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, head on down to Fenyang Lu and, between 5-7pm, for every drink you purchase you will receive your choice of a complimentary steak roll, mixed seafood roll or vegetarian panko crumbled roast pumpkin and pita roll. To find out how to win free drinks at Sundowners, click here.
Every Wed, Thu & Fri. The Bull & Claw, 110 Fenyang Lu, by Fuxing Zhong Lu 汾阳路110号, 近复兴中路.

‘2 ½’ D Fu Shuai Solo Exhibition

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Those who have seen Fu Shuai’s work once will instantly recognize it. For years, he has been committed to building a pictorial syntax that could facilitate his research and reveal complex perceptual relationships of people to their observed reality. 
Sep 12-Oct 31; Free entry. Art+ Shanghai Gallery. 99 East Beijing Lu, Unit 207, Huangpu District, Shanghai. 上海市黄浦区北京东路99号207
See event listing.

Guest Thai Chef Rosarin from The Sukhothai

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Determined to make travel restrictions a little more bearable, Urban Café is delighted to welcome Chef Rosarin Sriprathum back to the café with a curated Thai menu from Sukhothai Bangkok.
Until Nov 30; Scan QR code for more information. 
URBAN Café. 1F, 380 Weihai Lu, by Shimen Yi Lu. 威海路380号1层,近石门一路See event listing.

Looking Ahead...

Oct 14: Tacolicious Quiz Night

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The Tacolicious Quiz is in full swing. Join an eight-week, fortnightly quiz season with plenty of trivia fun and happy hour all night and amazing prizes to be won. Scan the QR code on the flyer above to register. 

Oh, and you can also win a bottle of wine to enjoy at the quiz - scan the QR below to find out how...


Oct 14, 7.30pm; FreeTacolicious, Room104-105, 34 Yuyao Lu, by Xikang Lu 地址  余姚路34号1幢104-105室, 近西康路.

Oct 14: LiveChinaMusic presents Autumn Faze

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LiveChinaMusic burrows into the underbelly of Shanghai’s music scene with a bountiful offering of bold new sounds.       
Oct 14, 8.30pm; RMB70 presale, RMB90 at the door. Yuyintang. 851 Kaixuan Lu, by Yan’an Xi Lu. 凯旋路851号,近延安西路口. 
See event listing.

Oct 16: Run in Blue 2021

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Run in Blue is an annual 5km run co-produced by the Rotaract Club of Shanghai. It supports a different cause each year related to children’s wellbeing and education. Come to run for a good cause and enjoy additional surprises and activities.   
Oct 16, 9am; RMB170 early bird, RMB220 regular. Shanghai Shangde Experimental School. 1688 Xiuyan Lu, by Yuejin Lu. 秀沿路1688号,近跃进路. See event listing.

Oct 16: Jiashan Lane Market

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Jiashan Lane Market is back for the Fall Harvest Market 2021. Come for brunch, wake up with a cup or two of ‘jonas emil coffee’ then chill throughout the afternoon.
Oct 16, 11am; Free entry. Jiashan Market. Lane 550, Shaanxi Nan Lu, by Shaoxing Lu. 陕西南路550弄,近绍兴路See event listing.

Brunch Theater: Picasso At The Lapin Agile


Following their successful production of Enchanted April, Theatre Anon and Cotton’s invite you to this brilliant, inventive, laugh out loud absurdist comedy that places Albert Einstein and Pablo Picasso in a Parisian cafe in 1904. Once again, the performance will take place in the historical surroundings of Cotton’s Xinhua Garden accompanied by an exclusive European style brunch.
Oct 16-17, Brunch 12pm, Performance 2pm; RMB200-320. Cotton's, 294 Xinhua Lu, by Panyu Lu 新华路294 号, 近番禺路

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