The 13 Best Things to Do This Weekend in Shanghai

By That's Shanghai, January 21, 2021

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Jan 21: Gin Lovers

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Try three different gin and tonics handpicked by special mixologists that will thrill your senses and dazzle your taste buds. This is a new exclusive deal, available every Thursday, dedicated to gin lovers – one just isn’t enough.
Every Thursday, 11.30am-late; RMB258.
Botanical Baskets. 1F, 1101 Wuding Lu, by Yanping Lu. 武定路11011楼,近延平路 . See event listing.

Jan 21: Inauguration 2021

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Democrats Abroad China is celebrating the inauguration of Joe Biden, 46th president of the United States of America, at Liquid Laundry. They will be screening the inauguration ceremony with special deals on food and drinks. 
Jan 21, 6pm; RSVP via QR code for entry.
Liquid Laundry. 2F, Kwah Center, 1028 Huaihai Zhong Lu, by Donghu Lu. 淮海中路10282楼,嘉华坊,近东湖路 . See event listing.

Jan 22-23: Apres Ski Trip for the Tastebuds

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Social Supply is hosting an Apres Ski Trip for the Tastebuds celebrating Shanghai Supperclub’s seventh anniversary. This year, they are excited to take over Tomatito’s rooftop and transform it into an immersive Apres Ski experience, curating an exclusive two-night-only dining excursion. 
Jan 22-23, 7pm; RMB688.
Tomatito. Infinitus Mall, 3F Room W08-10, 168 Hubin Lu, by Jinan Lu. 湖滨路1683W08-10,近济南路 . See event listing.

Jan 22: Blackout

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This is the party where you will enjoy your last night on earth. Through their transformation, X Bar will become a large installation – you, the guests, will become a part of the art. When the clock strikes midnight, you will be plunged into a blackout like it’s the final night of your lives. 
Jan 22, 9pm; Free entry.
X Bar. No. 7, Donghu Lu, Xuhui District. 东湖路7号,近淮海中路 . See event listing.

Jan 22: Explore CRS Shanghai International Teaching Job Fair

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Find your next teaching job at the Explore CRS Shanghai job fair. Meet and interview with some top international bilingual schools. The event will bring together teachers and employers, offering excellent career opportunities.
Jan 22; Free entry.
Grand Kempinski Hotel Shanghai. 1288 Lujiazui Huan Lu, by Yincheng Lu. 陆家嘴环路1288号,近银城路 . See event listing.

Jan 23: Winter Crawl- Jing-A & Tacos

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Rally the troops and warm up the weekend with a Jing-A Winter Crawl featuring four stops, four Jing-A Beers and four paired taco specials to keep you moving. The Crawl will kick off at The Bull & Claw, move on to The Blarney Stone, wander up to The Camel and wind up at El Santo. Participants who try all four beers will get a Jing-A t-shirt!
Jan 23, 2-6pm; RMB199. The Bull & Claw. The Blarney Stone. The Camel. El Santo. See event listing.

Jan 23: The 2021 Beer Winter Olympics

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The Rooster’s 2021 Beer Winter Olympics is slated to kick off on Saturday. Teams of three to four competitors will be put to the test as they make their way through an exciting and challenging battery of beer-related challenges.
Jan 23, 4-7pm; RMB200 includes free-flow beer.
The Rooster. 455 Shaanxi Bei Lu, by Beijing Xi Lu. 陕西南路455号,近北京西路 . See event listing.

Jan 23: Glam’s Murder Mystery

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Join a special edition of Murder Mystery Dinner on the Bund, and get to know your supernatural friends and neighbors by playing your part in the game. Book ahead of time as each person will be playing a different character. Dress to kill… or you may find yourself in real trouble.
Jan 23, 7-9.30pm; RMB444.
Glam. 7F, 5 Zhongshan Dong Yi Lu, by Guangdong Lu. 中山东一路57楼,近广东路 . See event listing.

Jan 23: Masquerade Ball

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An enchanting mystery invades the Bund this Saturday with a Masquerade Ball. Come dressed in style, and let the swift rhythms take your mind away to unveil the secrets behind the mask. 
Jan 23, 8pm; RMB150 includes one drink.
Bar Rouge. 7F, 18 Zhongshan Dong Yi Lu, by Nanjing Dong Lu. 中山东一路187楼,近南京东路 . See event listing.

Jan 23: Breaking The Ice

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Shake loose on thin ice with this wildly diverse lineup geared to turn heads while recklessly jumping genre to genre as Live China Music and Yuyintang aim to expand your sound palette.
Jan 23, 8.30pm; Free entry.
Yuyintang. 851 Kaixuan Lu, by Yanan Xi Lu. 凯旋路851号,近延安西路口 . See event listing.

Jan 23: The Fellas Airline

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The Fellas and MVP are coming together for an ‘up in the air’ themed party. The classic décor of the venue will switch up into the interior of a massive airplane. Special flight attendant DJ Karishti will keep the cabin filled with tunes. 
Jan 23, 9.30pm; Free entry.
The Fellas Terrace. 7F, Yan’an Dong Lu, by Zhongshan Dong Yi Lu. 延安东路77楼,近中山东一路 . See event listing.

Jan 23: Riddim’n’Vibe 4 Year Anniversary

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RnV is celebrating four years of drum and bass parties in Shanghai. Residents 1199 and Resinate are joined by special guest Siesta. Who better to help celebrate than the queen of China’s drum'n'bass? 
Jan 23, 10pm; RMB80.
Downtown Hall x 151. B1/F, 151 Julu Lu, by Chengdu Nan Lu. 巨鹿路151B1楼,近成都南路. See event listing.

Looking forward…

Jan 26: Hop Topics: 2021 Beer Trends

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Join Mikkeller every last Tuesday of each month to learn about craft beer trends, techniques and topics in the new beer lesson and tasting course. To kickstart the year, they will cover 2021 Craft Beer Trend Predictions, looking at how the flourishing craft beer scene will continue to evolve.
Jan 26, 7-8.30pm; RMB188.
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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