That’s Shenzhen takes a look at the best of the weekend:
Fri, Jun 5: ShenzhenEat Foody Meetup Turkish Night
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Craving some mouthwatering Turkish food? ShenzhenEat is hosting a foody meetup tonight at Mevlana Turkish Restaurant in Futian. They have put together a special menu for you to sample a range of dishes. For only RMB140 you can try: Beef pide with cheese, minced lamb, chicken doner with chips, chicken fajitas, fried seafood rice, Turkish bread, hummus, Turkish pickles, Turkish rice pudding, kadayif (a sweet dessert) and more.
Sat, Jun 6: Free Webinar for High Schoolers
Dream of attending a top university overseas? This free webinar from Crimson Education is for students in grades 7-11 and their families. Join this interactive session to learn how to make the most of this summer, including online programs that are still open and updates on the current admissions process.
Sat Jun 6, 3pm; free to attend. See event listing. Scan the QR code in poster to register.
Sat, Jun 6: TPS Jazz Trio at Roots House
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Some say jazz is a lifestyle. Want to sink in and listen to some smooth rhythms on Saturday night? Every Saturday in June, the TPS Jazz trio will be gracing Roots House’s stage in OCT.
Sat Jun 6: Tape 2nd Anniversary
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Tape is taking over the early and late event slots for the night. Multiple DJs will be on deck including: Doooboi, Ant1-boi, Feiren Mob, Jay Clutch, Ag 温银皓, Kaishandao, Xiang, Chaos, Juicybuddha, -42tmfoerr, Wjrose, Elcosion and more.
Sun, Jun 7: Shenzhen River Cleanup
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Come out and help clean up Futian Mangrove Park as part of the larger International River Cleanup World event. Bags will be provided but please bring water and gloves and remember to wear sunscreen!
Mon, Jun 8: Free Wine Webinar with The Wine Lady
Have you always wanted to know more about best wine practices such as optimal serving temperature and types of glasses? The Wine Lady is hosting a fun, free session over DingTalk, no technical wine knowledge is needed.
Mon Jun 8, 9pm; free. See event listing. Scan the QR code above to join.
Until Oct 11: 40 Years of Humanizing Technology – Ars Electronica In Shenzhen
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The original exhibit was forced to close early in January due to COVID-19, but lucky for Shenzheners, it’s now been reopened and extended to October! Visitors who bought tickets for the original exhibition can enter the new exhibit free of charge by showing their tickets and medical workers can also check it out free of charge by showing proof of profession.
Until Oct 11, 10am-7pm (Tue-Fri), 10am-9pm (Sat-Sun); RMB68. See event listing. Sea World Culture and Arts Center. 1187 Wanghai Lu, Shekou, Nanshan District 南山区蛇口望海路1187号海上世界文化艺术中心. See event listing. Tickets.
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