That’s Guangzhou takes a look at the best of the weekend:
Fri, Jun 12, Kalayan 2020
Mellow Pub is hosting Kalayaan 2020 in honor of the 122nd Philippine Independence Day. This will be a huge charity party where all the proceeds will go to the COVID-19 relief fund for Mactan, an island near Cebu. There will be a pub quiz at 8pm and the band Anarchy will be playing from 10pm. Specials on food and alcohol are happening all day so come out and enjoy Indepedence Day, Filipino style.
Fri, Jun 12: DJ Simon B at Bad Habit
Saturday night is getting funky 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, Jun 12, Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra Digital Music Series
The Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra Digital Music Series was created to bring the beauty of music into the lives of ordinary people. You can listen in on Friday evening via the orchestra’s website.
Fri Jun 12; free. Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Center. 1 Expo Drive, Wanchai 香港湾仔博览道一号. See event listing.
Sat, Jun 13: Fire Bridge at Happy Monk
Fire Bridge is a foreign band that plays a mix of rock and heavy rock, 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 13, 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, June 13: Soul Funk Jazz Brothers
For anyone who enjoys the cool rhythmic beats of jazz, disco, soul and funk, Brasston is starting a new Saturday jazz night that might be the place for you. Plus, to make your night even more enjoyable, Brasston has tasty Italian pizza to enjoy during breaks in dancing.
Sat, June 13: Karaoke at Rebel Rebel
If you’ve never fallen off the stage at Rebel Rebel’s karaoke Saturdays, then you don’t know what you’re missing (we don’t recommend you actually fall off the stage, though, because that hurts). Hosted by Frank, this is one of Guangzhou’s truly enjoyable Saturday events.
Sat, June 13: All-Day Happy Hour at Bandidos
Hooray! Bandidos all-day Saturday happy hour has been extended into June. This Saturday, come and enjoy one of the best boozy deals in the city.
Sun, June 14: Stone Soul Picnic at Hooley’s
This Sunday night, come out to Hooley’s to witness one of the best Filipino cover bands in Guangzhou. With a mix of your favorite pop, rock and R&B, they’ll be bringing down the house!
Sun, June 14: Homeless Love Rendezvous
This Sunday night, head over to Morgan’s Public House and help the homeless of Guangzhou. Toiletries, men’s clothing and facemasks are all acceptable donations.
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.
Fri, Sat, Sun until July 1: Afternoon Tea at The Ritz-Carlton, Guangzhou
If you’re looking for a classy way to relax with friends, look no further than afternoon tea at The Ritz-Carlton, Guangzhou. Gossip away the afternoon with delicious cakes and teas.
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