Pick of Six Shanghai Art Exhibitions: October 31-November 5

A weekly look at what's happening at Shanghai's art galleries from the highly anticipated opening of New York graffiti legend Futura's first Shanghai solo exhibition to a second Art Deco weekend. Read more >>

Town Crier! Hongqiao Airport getting major facelift

Terminal 1 at Shanghai’s Hongqiao International Airport is set to undergo its largest renovation since opening in 1921. Read more >>

Jean Georges Vongerichten: Shanghai's Original Fine Dining Pioneer

Few have conquered Shanghai’s notoriously competitive dining scene like celebrity chef Jean Georges Vongerichten. On his latest visit to this corner of his kingdom, Vongerichten talked to us about success, regrets, and life lessons learned the hard way… Read more >>

Witness the Fitness: Becycle Spinning Studio

South American cycling enthusiasts open top of the range spinning studio in Jing'an Read more >>

Win! A pair of tickets to Chappelle's Show writer Kyle Grooms' standup shows at Kung Fu Komedy

Kyle Grooms has done it all. He wrote for Chappelle’s Show. He was on Last Comic Standing. His album hit iTunes’ Top 100 Comedy CDs. He’s been on Def Comedy Jam, Comedy Central Presents, Jamie Foxx’s Laffapalooza and Gotham Comedy Live. Read more >>

SIFL 2014-15 Roundup - Game Week 4

That's Shanghai's Weekly roundup of all the action in the SIFL Read more >>

Soundbite: Halloween Fun at el Willy and elEfante

There are big, scary things happening at el Willy and elEfante this weekend as Willy Trualls Moreno's troop go big for the Halloween holiday! Read more >>

Soundbite: Starling Grand Opening cocktail party tonight

Get discounted cocktails and mingle with Shanghai's finest at Starling. Read more >>

Shanghai Weekly Party Planner: October 30-November 5

It's one of the biggest party weekends around the world with Halloween madness descending across the world. On top of our annual and always excellent Halloween party, there are other fun places to get your boogie on from the Shanghai International Beer Festival to STD's 7th Birthday bash. Read more >>

Chatting with Aussie DJ Sampology about his live AV show and rocking Arkham for STD's 7th Anniversary

Australian DJ Sampalogy has been turning heads with his live AV show, controlling both the music and the sounds. He's headlining Arkham's big Halloween bash which will double as S.T.D's 7th Anniversary. Read more >>

Win! A pair of tickets to Shanghaiist founder and 'The Forbidden Game' scribe Dan Washburn's M Book Talk

The latest M Book Talk is set for November 6 and features Shanghaiist founder Dan Washburn discussing his acclaimed new book, 'The Forbidden Game: Golf and the Chinese Dream,' an illuminating look at China's complex relationship on the rich man's game. Read more >>

Town Crier! How to cast an American absentee ballot in Shanghai

Brace yourself: democracy is coming!

Town Crier! Shanghai Metro will have 21 lines by 2030

A drawing on show at the new Shanghai Metro Museum reveals that Shanghai may have as many as 21 subway lines by 2030. Read more >>

Chatting with MozART Group's Filip Jaslar about mixing classical and comedy

The Polish quartet has mixed classical with comedy to great fan fare, winning awards and packing concert halls across the world. Before their Halloween show at Shanghai Grand Theatre, first violin Filip Jaślar chats with us about their unique style. Read more >>

Inside the Exhibit: Takashi Kuribayashi and Cui Xiuwen - Reverse and Reincarnation

A pair of emerging and outspoken contemporary Asian artists share the immense space at Shanghai Gallery of Art until November 9 - Takashi Kuribayashi, who incorporates his findings while sneaking onto the tsunami-stricken Fukuoka coastline, and Cui Xiuwen, who beat China's first domestic art lawsuit. Read more >>

Soundbite: Shanghai's Chachawan rip-off rebrands!

Restaurant copies are not exactly new news here in China but when Hong Kong's hipster friendly Thai joint Chachawan got ripped off in Shanghai recently, there was a lot of controversy. Read more >>

Danshui Lu: The new Yongkang?

For those looking for a leafier, more relaxed alternative Danshui Lu’s ‘bar street’ seems to be coming into its own. Read more >>

Town Crier! Clowns, magicians to flood the streets of Shanghai

Shanghai is about to get that much more magical. Read more >>

Travel: An Art Mecca - Finding Inspiration on Naoshima Island

Some 200 kilometers south of Osaka in Japan's Inland Sea lies one man's vision of a utopian world: the art island of Naoshima. Read more >>

Soundbite: Team behind Goodfellas to open art deco themed La Stazione

Art deco themed restaurant coming to Yangping Lu Read more >>


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