The 10 Best Things to Do This Week in Shenzhen

By That's PRD, July 24, 2017

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That's PRD takes a look at the best of the week:

July 27-29: 2nd Bao'an Industry Development Expo


Bao'an District is hosting its second 'Industry Development Expo' on the theme of 'intelligent manufacturing,' with exhibits and forums, and you're invited! This government-organized event held in Futian is open and free of charge to visitors, who can register online. Check out the full agenda for the 3-day event here.

Jul 27-29, 9am-5pm Thu-Fri, 9am-3pm Sat; free entry. Shenzhen Convention & Exhibition Center. See event listing.

July 28: DJ SNAVS at Dazzle Club


Hailing from Denmark, the award-winning DJ and producer SNAVS has an affinity for trap and dubstep. You can catch his act for free this Friday, as long as you arrive before 10.30pm.

Jul 28, 10pm; free entry before 10.30pm, RMB80 afterwards. Dazzle Club. See event listing.

July 28-29: China vs UK Snooker Competition


Wanna see an international snooker showdown right here in Shenzhen? Now's your chance, because the Snooker Star Challenge 2017 is holding its first-ever event in the city. Ten world-class players hailing from the UK and China will compete. Tickets are available from Shark Shopping Park; contact them at or 8203 1999 for more information.

Jul 28-29; RMB480, RMB680, RMB2,880. Nanshan Cultural & Sports CentreSee event listing.

July 29: Dancing for Birth Grand Opening at Splendid China


The organization Dancing for Birth are spreading the gospel of dancing as exercise for expecting mothers; its purported benefits include relieving stress and helping labor to start naturally. At the grand opening event in Shenzhen, attendees can catch various dance performances plus the chance to get into the Splendid China Folk Village park for free. Contact Cosmo He at Wechat: 138 0969 9279 or for more information or to register.

Jul 29, 6-7.30pm; free entry for pregnant women. Splendid China Folk Village. See event listing.

July 29: RMB68 Pig-in-the-Box Buffet at George & Dragon


To honor the 80th birthday of the 'dragon's mother,' George & Dragon is holding a special edition of its traditional pig-in-the-box meal, with an all-you-can-eat deal going for just RMB68. Celebrate with BBQ, mac and cheese, roast potatoes, corn on the cob and more!

Jul 29, 6.30pm; RMB68. George & Dragon. See event listing.

July 29: Sandy Rivera of Kings of Tomorrow at Pepper Club

From his Kings of Tomorrow phase to the current day, New Yorker Sandy Rivera has created a track record of influential house hits, including his 2000 single 'Finally' and the electronic disco-influenced song 'Come Into My Room.' House lovers won't want to miss his live act, coming up this Saturday.

Jul 29, 9pm; RMB60 presale, RMB100 at the door. Pepper ClubSee event listing.

July 29: DJs JSTJR, Anti-General, RCJIANG, Rozay at Dazzle Club


Why have just one DJ when you can have four? PILLZ Records is putting on quite a show with multiple members of its lineup performing this Saturday. What's more, it's all free – for ladies, at least. Guys will need to shell out RMB80 for cover.

Jul 29, 10pm; free entry for women, RMB80 for men. Dazzle Club. See event listing.

July 29: Latin Dance Party at The Terrace


From 9-10pm this Saturday, pick up some new movies from salsa/bachata/merengue/kizomba instructor KaDar. Then, use your newfound skills to dance all night long to live music at The Terrace.

Jul 29, 10pm; free entry. The Terrace. See event listing.

July 30: Secret Spot Pool Party at The Ritz-Carlton, Shenzhen


Hosted by Paletto Italian Restaurant and The Ritz-Carlton, Shenzhen, in collaboration with That’s PRD, this party will be hosted at a wonderful outdoor pool on the hotel's fifth floor. Enjoy food a la carte, with a menu consisting of panini, salads, pasta and a live station BBQ. Oh, and booze: quality beer, wine and crafted cocktails, all available for purchase at Leaves Bar. With DJs, a lucky draw, pool games and plenty of goodies, there'll be plenty of fun to go around. Buy presale tickets (includes one free drink) before 11.30pm, July 29, here.

Jul 30, 12-8pm; RMB100 presale for women, RMB150 presale for men. The Ritz-Carlton, Shenzhen. See event listing.

July 30: Learn About Chinese Tea Culture from a Master


Taste flavors from green tea to Oolong, and learn Chinese tea ceremony from an expert at this weekend morning class. Attendees can also get their picture taken in a traditional costume, enjoy a live guzheng performance and get a complimentary jar of red tea. After signing up via WeChat account 'cometochinacici,' meet up at Wenjin metro station, Exit A, at 9am Sunday to walk to the venue.

Jul 30, 9.30am; RMB180. Daqian Art Centre. See event listing.

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