Town Crier! 2014 Shanghai Marathon brought forward after last year's airpocalypse

Town Crier! is random snippets of Shanghai news that just may have an effect on your life... Read more >>

WATCH: That's Shanghai 2014 Food and Drink Awards

Watch all the winners and action from the 2014 That's Shanghai Food and Drink Awards in our video round-up. Read more >>

Photo Shanghai Gallery Focus: Camera Work, Berlin

Seventy galleries from around the world will be exhibiting at the first edition of Photo Shanghai from September 5, China's first ever art fair dedicated exclusively to photography. Read more >>

WIN! Tickets to Australian dance sensation 'Tap Dogs' at QSW Culture Center

Considered a national treasure in Australia, dance spectacle Tap Dogs takes over the QSW Cultural Center from September 2 to 21. Read more >>

History of the 'Hai: Shanghai port of last resort for Jews fleeing Nazi persecution

The total number Jews arriving at the open port of Shanghai by sea and land between November 1938 and 1941 is estimated at 20,000. Read more >>

Shanghai Weekly Party Planner: August 21-27

Big birhtday parties for Conrank and DADA, the return of Daft Punk's buddy DJ Falcon and plenty of international and local favorites to rock the weekend. Read more >>

Shanghai Weekly Gig Guide: August 20-26

The return of several Shanghai favorites, a punk festival and a concert by a contestant of 'The Voice of China' highlights this week's gigs. Read more >>

Town Crier! Gubei store has a 'mac n fleas' situation

Town Crier! is random snippets of Shanghai news that just may have an effect on your life... Read more >>

Nightlife: DADA turns five with big birthday bash Saturday

Since setting up shop five years ago in an old ball-bearings factory amongst the counter culture hotbed of Xingfu Lu, DADA has become a Shanghai institution. It turns five with a big birthday bash on August 23. Read more >>

WATCH: CSL Shanghai Game Highlights August 16-17

All three Shanghai sides traveled north, Dongya to Changchun, Shenhua to Dalian and Shenxin to Harbin Read more >>

Win! Wild books from expat writers in Shanghai

Sexual misadventures in the Wild East wonderland that is the Mainland run rampant in Tom Olden's 'Shanghai Cocktales' and Isham Cook's 'The Exact Unknown and Other Tales of Modern China'. Read more >>

WIN! Tickets for Photo Shanghai plus our chat with Director Alexander Montague-Sparey

Organized by the World Photography Organization, the upcoming Photo Shanghai is China’s first international and largest art fair devoted to photography. We caught up with director Alexander Montague-Sparey ahead of the show. Read more >>

5 Things: Cirque Le Soir's Craziest Dwarf Stories

A That's weekly series where we ask a Shanghai-based somebody to tell us 5 Things specific to their life. Read more >>

Acclaimed British Visual Theater Company brings 'Borges and I' to Shanghai

A hefty 450 books will appear on stage, contorted to create various objects from a flock of birds to a city. Read more >>

WIN! Snap City: Send us your strange Shanghai snaps and win Sherpa's vouchers!

Send us your silly Shanghai snaps for a chance to win Sherpa's vouchers. Read more >>

WIN!! Tickets to see California's dance-punk group '!!!' at MAO

For 18 years, northern Californian dance-punk group !!! has been instrumental in the dance-ification of the indie underground. Declaring themselves the 'best live band' right now, they'll have a chance to back up their boast at their August 28 show at MAO Livehouse. Read more >>

Town Crier! Shanghai's pollution has dropped by a staggering....10%

Unbelievable hinderances have been conquered by the city's environmental bureau Read more >>

Town Crier! Shanghai summer set to be the coolest since 2000

City has only seen eight high temperature days compared to last year's scorching summer saw 47 Read more >>

WATCH: CSL Shanghai Game Highlights August 13-14

Dongya host Henan Jianye, Shenhua take on Changchun Yatai and Shenxin travel to Shandong Luneng Read more >>

Pick of Six Shanghai Art Exhibitions: August 15-21

A weekly look at Shanghai's galleries reveals an Exotic Plants show, a tribute to Mainland pioneer Wu Guanzhong and a trip through time presented by Cartier. Read more >>

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