12 Awesome Non-Easter Things to Do This Weekend in Shanghai

By That's Shanghai, March 30, 2021

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A long Easter-meets-Qingming Festival weekend is coming up, Shanghai people. We've got Easter things covered here, and Hotel Easter things covered here. And, as if all that was not enough, here's the best of the rest...

Apr 1: ‘Flavor of the Month’ Highball Kick-Off

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Join Lucky Mart & Empirical Spirits for a ‘Flavor of the Month’ Highball Kick-Off party. ‘Lucky Ayuuk’ is a delicious and refreshing highball blended with Empirical Spirits signature whiskey.
Apr 2, 8pm; Free Entry. Lucky Mart. 185 Fumin Lu, by Julu Lu.
富民路185号,近巨鹿路. See event listing.

Apr 2-3: Tony Tian Quintet

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The Tony Tian Quintet is performing at Jazz in Lincoln Center Shanghai. Jazz singer Tian ‘Tony’ Guoan is known for his calm and natural approach to music, who will be paired with pianist Li Junhan, bassist Zhu Donghua, drummer Pan Jianglei and trumpeter Li Xiaochuan.
Apr 2-3, 7.30-9.30pm and 9.30-11.30pm.
Jazz at Lincoln Center Shanghai. 4/F, Meilun Building, 139 East Nanjing Lu. 南京东路139号美伦大楼4层路. See event listing.

Apr 2: Glow ‘80s Funk & Pop, Live!

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Shake warps back to 1985 for a dance party with three sets of classic 80's music coming at you 100% live. Leading the full band is saxophonist and singer Wink, who lived in NYC in the 80s.  
Apr 2, 9.30pm; RMB100. Shake. 3/F, 46 Maoming Nan Lu, by Jinxian Lu.
茂名南路463楼,近进贤路. See event listing.

Apr 3: Hopfest

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Join The Hop Project for the first Hopfest of the year with Jing-A and selected craft beers all day.
Apr 3, 7pm; Free Entry. The Hop Project. 372 Dagu Lu, by Chengdu Bei Lu.
大沽路372号,近成都北路. See event listing.

Apr 3: Miami in Italo

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When it comes to Miami, what can you think of? Italo is bringing the heat to Shanghai’s nightlife. Pre-heating the summer vibes with classic music all night long.
Apr 3, 10pm; RMB80 presale, RMB100 at the door - includes one free drink.
Italo by Funka. 2F, 291 Fumin Lu, by Changle Lu. 富民路291号悟锦世纪大厦2楼,近长乐路. See event listing.

Apr 3: The Garden of Eden

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Space Panda invites you to The Garden of Eden at La Suite, an exclusive Italian club lounge located in the heart of Jing’an. Dance with their naughty angels while colorful clouds float above your head.
Apr 3, 10pm; RMB80 early bird, RMB120 at the door.
La Suite. 1111 Wuding Lu. 武定路1111. See event listing.

Apr 3-5: Yoga and Mindfulness

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This holiday weekend, Yoga for Life Studio is heading back to the beloved Anji Mountains for a yoga and mindfulness retreat. They will be staying at a lovely secluded site among the stunning mountain landscape.
Apr 3, 7am; RMB2,850. 
Yoga for Life Studio. 298 Panyu Lu, by Huaihai Xi Lu. 番禺路293弄,近淮海西路. See event listing.

Apr 4: M’s Monthly Vegan Sunday

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It is that time again for M’s Monthly Vegan Brunch and Dinner. They will be serving up a jampacked 100% vegan and gluten-free six course menu of delights. Come join them and nourish your body with the nutritious and delicious food it deserves.  
Apr 4, 11.30am.
M on the Bund. 7F, Five on the Bund, 20 Guangdong Lu, by Zhongshan Dong Yi Lu. 上海黄浦区广东路20号,外滩五号7楼,近中山东一路. See event listing.

Apr 4: Naughty Easter Party

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When is an Easter event not really an Easter event? When it is a Naughty Easter Party! Come as a bad bunny and go on an Easter egg hunt while the music takes control with rocking rhythms blasting onto the Bund’s most coveted terrace. 
Apr 4, 8pm; Free Entry.
Bar Rouge. 7F, 18 Zhongshan Dong Yi Lu, by Nanjing Dong Lu. 7 Yan’an Dong Lu, by Zhongshan Dong Yi Lu. 中山东一路187楼,近南京东路. See event listing.

Apr 4: UnTour Shanghai’s Night Eats Tour

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UnTour Food Tours is open over Qingming Festival. Join their most popular tour, Shanghai Night Eats. As the sun sets, you will explore the best local and regional cuisines the city has to offer.   
Apr 4, 6pm; Booking directly via untourfoodtours.com.
Untour Shanghai. Various starting points. See event listing.


Feel Good Fest (#FGF)

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Social Supply is excited to announce the second edition of Feel Good Fest (#FGF), a month-long festival of all things health and wellness, hosted by partner locations throughout Shanghai. You can enjoy a packed calendar of experiences, events and activities – doing things that will make you feel good.     
Apr 1-30; RMB100 single session, RMB500 ten sessions. Jing An Kerry Center. 1515 Nanjing Xi Lu, by Changde Lu. 
南京西路1515号,近常德路. See event listing.

Wednesday Night Quiz


A new season of the Wednesday Night Quiz at El Santo starts next week, April 7. Shanghai's longest running,  it is absolutely free to enter, with 10 rounds covering everything from current events, geography, history, pop culture, music, film and more, and there are vouchers from and El Santo and bottles of Prosecco up for grabs. If all that was not enough, drinks are half price until 8pm, while food is half price all night long! The quiz kicks off at 7.30pm and is all wrapped up by around 10pm, so everyone can be fresh at work the next day. And at the end of each quarterly season, the winners receive a whopping RMB2,000 voucher.

Every Wednesday, 7.30pm; free entry. El Santo, B/1, Found 158, 158 Julu Lu, by Ruijin Yi Lu 巨鹿路158号B1层, 近瑞金一路. See event listing.

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