What's on Chengdu May 20-22
FRIDAY | MAY 20
A short documentary of Rustic claiming the Global Battle of the Bands Award in London
Maximalism @ Hemp House
Party 'til it hurts with DJs Gavin & Nate. Entrance: RMB20. Vodka Cocktails: RMB15. Starts at 10 p.m.
Mix Box @ Elephant Bar
Multimedia Art Performance. Free entrance. Starts at 8 p.m.
Summer Jamz @ Cafe Paname
with DJ Mark 10. Free entrance. Starts at 7 p.m.
SATURDAY | MAY 21
Swimming with Stories @ Bookworm
Children's Workshop. Alison Lester introduces children to a technique she uses in her artwork for picture books. RMB50. Starts at 11 a.m.
Writers Talk. Alison Lester about writing, inspiration & her experience as resident artist in Antarctica. RMB50. Starts at 5 p.m.
1001 Nights @ Shamrock
Hot Belly Dancers, Mad Shots & DJ Sheila. Free entrance. Starts at 9.30 p.m.
Bass Attack @ Cafe Paname
with DJ Wu & Zombie. Free entrance. Buy 1 get 1 drink specials. Starts at 7 p.m.
Judgment Day @ Underground
Drink Specials: RMB 15 Vodka, Malibu, Gin & RMB10 Tequila Shots 'til midnight.
Macao Photo Exhibition 1844-2011 @ Sichuan Museum
May 23 - June 12.
Perspective and Intuition @ Re-C Art Space
Contemporary art exhibition with Chen Jiao, Qiu Xiaofei, Wang Yabin, Qin Qing, Zhang Litao, Zhai Liang, Zheng Qiang. Free entrance. April 23- May 23
Yang Shu+Zhai Liang @ A Thousand Plateaus
Painting works dual exhibtion. Free entrance. Thoughout May 22.
Amazing Exotic Thai Flavors @ Rivoli (Regal Master Hotel)
Lunch RMB138, Dinner RMB198 (incl. unlimited soft drinks & local beer). May 20-29
Carrefour Wine Fair @ Carrefour
Selection of more than RMB600. May 6-22 (Up to 20 % discount May 13-15)
Taiwan Food Festival @ Cafe Z
with Chef Liu Guanlin from Far Eastern Plaza Hotel, Taipei.
Buffet Lunch: RMB138 Buffet Dinner: RMB168(Mo-Thu), RMB218 (Fri), RMB188 (Sat&Sun)
Syrano @ Hemp House
French Rap. Support: MC Kafe Hu. Free entrance. Starts at 9 p.m. Tuesday, May 24
Dantès @ Hemp House
aka Christophe Hisquin. French Chanson. RMB30. Starts at 9 p.m. Thursday, May 26
Bailey's Bling Bling Party @ Mooney's
Featuring Hitseekers band, guest DJ & dancers. Drink Specials & Lucky draw. Friday, May 27
Frequency—Code @ Hemp House
Semi-annual art happening featuring performance artists Zhou Bin & Jia Qianlan, film artists Chen Qiang & Wu Chengdian, experimental musician Zhang Xiaojing & spoken word artist Sophia Kidd. RMB30. Starts at 9 p.m.
"Historian in Chengdu' @ Bookworm
Gabriel Finkelstein gives a talk on German 19th century, cultural history. Free entrance. Starts at 7.30 p.m. May 29