The 10 Best Nightlife Events in Shanghai This Weekend

By That's Shanghai, July 18, 2019

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That's Shanghai takes a look at the best nightlife events on this weekend:

Jul 19: Tujamo

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Bar Rouge brings you German-born DJ and Producer Tujamo, for a one-night-only set, to play infectious dance music that will ignite the dance floor.

Jul 19, 10pm; RMB100-350. Bar Rouge. See event listing. Tickets.

Jul 19: Tropicaliente At Electric Circus

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Electric Circus is presenting an evening full of tropical and latin vibes. DJ S.KIV and DJ TK, along with some live percussionists, will be providing some sweet Latin house and Afrobeat tunes. Kick back and enjoy a free shot of tequila every hour!

Jul 19, 10pm; RMB70 presale, RMB100 door. Electric Circus The Shanghai EDITION. See event listing. Scan the QR code in the flyer for tickets. 

Jul 19: Lil Ting Little Tour

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Influential bilingual rapper MC Tingbudong has been connected to the Chinese music scene for more than 10 years, since initially coming to Beijing in 2008 on a Fullbright scholarship. This month, he has returned to China for a brief tour up and down the country. He's appearing with beatmaker and breaker Eddie Lu in LOFAS and will perform tracks from his upcoming Chinese-language EP. 

Jul 19, 9pm; RMB60 presale. LOFAS. See event listing. Scan the QR code in the flyer for tickets. 

Jul 19: Caffeinated @ Ocean Grounds

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To ease your mind after a long week at work, head over to Ocean Grounds and lounge on their terrace with a refreshing coffee cocktail. To set the perfect summer mood, beatmaker Cruel Buddhist will be playing some downtempo tracks.

Jul 19, 5pm; free entry. Ocean Grounds. See event listing.

Jul 20: Love Bang: Garbagecrunk Freakathon

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Love Bang dips back into the new Elevator for a night of club tracks, hip hop, footwork, industrial and raw sounds to make you thrash in the dark. Headlining the night is one of China's most exciting young producers, GG Lobster from Hangzhou. He'll be joined by Vorbi, Elf and Heatwolves on the evening. Grab your best socks and make sure you don't miss out on this one. Anyone who brings their dad can get in for free, but you have to prove it. 

Jul 20, 10pm; RMB50 before 11pm, RMB80 after 11pm. Elevator. See event listing

Jul 20: Viking Night

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Teaming up with Kraken rum, Inferno is dedicating this Saturday to Vikings! They've set up special deals on all Kraken mixed drinks and Kraken ice cream for an icy Nordic experience. Grab your best Viking outfit and head over to Inferno for a truly boozy night.

Jul 20, 10pm; free entry. Inferno. See event listing.

Jul 20: "E"Nimal at Hopson One

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For their latest themed party, head to Hopson One this weekend dressed in your best animal outfit and the club will choose their favourite outfit and give the winner a surprise gift. Welcome to the jungle baby!

Jul 20, 3pm; free entry. Hopson One. See event listing.

Jul 20: Short Shorts Saturday Skate Party

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It's all about legs at RIINK this Saturday! Throw on your shortest shorts and show off your stunning pins on the neon-lit dance floor, whether they're hairy or not! All you gotta do is show a little skin and you get a free shot!

Jul 20, 8pm; free entry. RIINK. See event listing.

Jun 20: Joy Ginger

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Under the radar, Joy Ginger swings into town this weekend. The Babel Records affiliate just release a new record, Love is Medicine, earlier this year. His future pop, sample-heavy tracks on Love is Medicine show off his growing diversity. 

Jun 20, 9pm; RMB80 presale, RMB100 door. 44KW. See event listing. Tickets

Jul 21: SHFT. Presents Kohala Pool Party

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This is definitely the perfect way to end your week. Kohala is known to be the sexiest summer pool party in Shanghai. Not only is the party located at one hell of a pool resort, but will feature a fantastic lineup of artists, provide ice cold beverages, delicious BBQ and plenty of games. 

Jul 21, 1pm; RMB180-290. Shoushan Wealth Club. See event listing. Tickets.

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