24 Awesome Things to Do This October Holiday in Shenzhen

By That's Shenzhen, September 28, 2023

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Exciting news! Get ready for SHENZHEN OPEN AIR Vol.2, our much-anticipated festival. Join a diverse international lineup and immerse yourself in a unique vibe. 

September 30, 3.30pm - 2am (next day)

ReBorn755, No.4 Chiwan 1st Road, Nanshan

Russ China Tour


Are you ready for the most anticipated tour of the year! Brace yourselves as we unleash the dynamic force of one of today's hottest rap sensations - The one and only Russ!


Fast Pass: RMB498

Full Price: RMB368

October 7, 2023

SoFun Live, 8C, Huaqiang Hitech Park, Fnegen Road, Guangming 

Captivating Art Auction Preview 2023


Come and find out more about the amazing artwork and the artists behind the incredible donations for this year’s Art category within the Shenzhen Charity Federation Captivating Annual Charity Auction (October 21 at the Futian Shangri-La). We’re thrilled that this category continues to grow and LOVE the stories behind each piece. 

September 7 - October 19, 2023

Residence G Shenzhen, No.4078 Dongbin Road, Nanshan

Food & Drink

Mid-Autumn Party


Live Jazz, lantern riddles (get free drinks and gifts), and admire the moon. Dress Code: Hanfu clothing/Chinese-style clothing.

September 29, 8pm - late

Bar Ink, A 1 -111 Building, OCT Loft North area, Nanshan

Cheers Shenzhen


We've cherished the golden memories at King Way Brewery for decades, reflecting the culture of Shenzhen. It's been a lively spot for late-night BBQ and a joyful corner for raising glasses. Our commitment to these golden moments remains unwavering, and this year, we're unveiling a fresh chapter in the story of King Way Brewery!

Until October 6, 2023

Jin Pi Fang, No.48 Dongchang Road, Luohu (Near Buxin Metro Station, Line 5)

Häagen-Dazs Afternoon Tea Set


Indulge in the refreshing essence of summer with a delightful treat at Häagen-Dazs. Let the sweet and creamy ice cream melt on your taste buds, creating a moment of pure luxury. Savor this luxurious experience that captures the magic of noon, making every bite a delectable delight. Join us for a Häagen-Dazs-themed afternoon tea that promises to satisfy your cravings and elevate your senses.

Price: RMB498 per set.

Until November 30, 2023

Marriott Shenzhen Golden Bay, No.33 Zonglv Road, Dapeng New District

The Light Between Oceans


Experience the tranquil allure of the ocean with "The Light Between Oceans" themed afternoon tea at Onyx Lounge. In collaboration with Monaco skincare brand NIHPLOD, inspired by the vast sea and playful dolphins, we invite you to indulge in an array of exquisite desserts and snacks. Transport yourself to the serene blue depths and relish in the peaceful ambiance as you savor these delectable treats. Join us for an afternoon of relaxation and delight at the Onyx Lounge.

Price: RMB588 per set, RMB1,488 including one bottle of Barons de Rothschild Champagne Reserve Ritz Brut.

Until November 18, 2023

The Ritz-Carlton, Shenzhen, No.166 Fuhua 3rd Road, Futian

A Culinary Journey to Southeast Asia


This September, join us at Market Café as we explore to Southeast Asia through gastronomy!

The real Southeast Asian delicacies are being brought by the Malaysian guest chef Lim Meng Seng, so that the guests can easily experience the delectable gourmet.

Available from September, every Thursday to Sunday

Hyatt Regency Shenzhen Yantian, No.1025 Second Haijing Road, Yantian

Burger Season @G


Choose from 6 irresistible burgers for only RMB68+ with a side of crispy fries!

Until October 31, 2023

Residence G Shenzhen, 4078 Dongbin Lu, Nanshan


JAZZ Standard Night


Concert in the theme of "Make Jazz Your Way of Life."

Every Wednesday, from October 4 until October 25, 2023

Roots House, 101C, E3 Building, Overseas Chinese Town, Qiaoxiang Lu, Nanshan

Shenzhen Percussion Culture Festival


The purpose of the Shenzhen Percussion Culture Festival is to transmit the spirit and power of love to the general public through the rich history of Chinese traditional percussion culture and the dynamic Western percussion culture in popular music!

The October holiday period

Coco Park, Futian

KKONE, L1 West Gate, Futian

One Avenue, Futian


Original Aspiration Mission


This exhibition gathers the representative works of the old, middle and young generations of artists inside and outside the Chinese military, covering Chinese painting, oil painting, printmaking, sculpture, installation and other art categories, presenting the current appearance and level of military-themed art creation in an all-round way.

September 24 - October 6, 2023

Luohu Art Museum, No.6 Nanji Road, Luohu

Exhibition of Fine Arts and Documents from the Collection of Shenzhen Art Museum


The exhibition will combine rich literature with works for comprehensive display, showcasing over 100 types of artworks such as traditional Chinese painting, oil painting, printmaking, sculpture, etc. At the same time, supporting public education activities will be held to construct a unique relationship between urban art museums and the public, exploring the ways and ideas of art museums as urban living rooms to participate in social and cultural life in the future deeply.

September 30 - December 30, 2023

Shenzhen Art Museum (New Venue), 160 meters west of the intersection of Wangmin Street and Minfan Road, Longhua

Maijishan Grottoes: The Oriental Smile


This exhibition is the first time that Nanshan Museum adopts the dual exhibition hall mode, setting up two exhibition halls "Treasure New Life" and "Spiritual Wall Wonderful Image", which are displayed through 7 units.

Until October 29, 2023

Nanshan Museum, 2093 Nanshan DaDao, Nanshan

Eternal Spiral


As the third stop of "Eternal Spiral", more than 200 works on display in this exhibition, including large-scale paintings, large-scale sculptures, installations, manuscripts, color research, animation, etc.

Until November 17, 2023

Sea World Culture and Arts Center, No.1187 Wanghai Lu, Shekou, Nanshan

OLOVE Hope for the Future


In the long geological changes and natural evolution, peridot has undergone volcanic washing and reached the surface with the gushing magma; It has also witnessed the vastness of outer space, staying in the galaxy from eternity to eternity. It was not until the advent of records of peridot in human civilization that it was engraved with different eras' marks as a colored gemstone.

Until October 8, 2023

Jewelry Museum of Shenzhen, Floor 3-4, No.20 Beili North Road, Luohu

At a Glance: Xiao Fangkai's Paper Suyuan Shadow


The exhibition presents Xiao Fangkai's paper works on the theme of "landscape" research.

Until October 25, 2023

Shenzhen Bridge Gallery, No.3-6 Wenchang Nan Jie, OCT-Loft, Nanshan

Calligraphy And Traditional Chinese Painting


As a long-term public welfare project, the Women's Art Workshop of He Xiangning Art Museum will hold art training classes for different stages and directions, so stay tuned!

Until October 22, 2023

He Xiangning Art Museum, No.9013 Shennan Dadao, Nanshana

Art Composition


This exhibition includes a number of national treasure artists, artists of the Venice Biennale and artists of Basel, who expound their unique understanding of art, era and humanities with their own perspectives and completely different expression methods, and brilliantly demonstrate the diversity, society and life of art.

Until September 30, 2023

CR Tower Art Center, Haide and Keyuan Road interchange, Nanshan

The Breeze from the Sea


This exhibition will showcase around 110 sets, totaling approximately 200 exquisite artworks from "Shanghai School" artists. The collection encompasses various genres, including portraits, landscapes, and flora and fauna.

Until October 22, 2023

He Xiangning Art Museum, No.9013 Shennan Ave., Nanshan

A Time of Plenty: Life of a Tang County Princess


A legendary woman with a super-regulated tomb; A prominent Tang Dynasty clan who has gone through several dynasties; An elder of the imperial family who was buried in the "Kaiyuan Prosperous Era"; A collection of stunning painted terracotta figurines; The pinnacle...

Until November 26, 2023

Nanshan Museum, No.2093 Nanshan Ave., Nanshan

The Creation of Beauty - Xu Beihong Art Exhibition


This exhibition selects more than 80 authentic works by Xu Beihong, including Chinese painting, oil painting, watercolor, drawing, calligraphy and other creative styles, presenting large-scale classic works.

Until November 12, 2023

Shenzhen Museum of Contemporary Art and Urban Planning, No.184 Fuzhong Road, Futian

Cross Galaxy


The exhibition will present nearly 60 classic works of Ding Yi's "Ten Shows" series from the 80s to the present, including new paintings, installations and digital artworks created by Ding Yi for Shenzhen.

Until October 15, 2023

Shenzhen Museum of Contemporary Art and Urban Planning, No.184 Fuzhong Road, Futian


Shenzhen Art Film Screening


Shenzhen Art Film Screening Program will screen 150 high-standard art films at the Shenzhen Broadway Cinematheque in 2023. The screening of films selects a theme every month, recommended and selected by the expert team, covering outstanding works inside and outside the schedule and film screenings, bringing more personalized viewing options to the public, and continuing to create an urban cultural atmosphere close to and advocating art.

September 4 - 30, 2023

Broadway Cinematheque, Shennan Dadao, Nanshan

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