This Weekend in Shekou - September 22nd and Beyond

on 09/22/2017 - 12:36 pm

Welcome to ShekouDaily's Weekend Newsletter. There's a lot to do this weekend; especially on Saturday. For those of you planning to take the metro on Saturday, take note that there is some scheduled maintenance shutting down various stations. We'll update this post over the weekend if anything new comes up so feel free to check back often for the latest. Have a great weekend!
NOTE: Most of the content below appears in chronological order and "as submitted" by event organizers, promoters or venues, to the ShekouDaily directory. If you'd like to include your events or promotions to ShekouDaily or these newsletters, you may do so for free here.
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Shenzhen Metro Stations Closed, Trains Stopped for Repairs on Saturday

on 09/22/2017 - 12:25 pm

The Shenzhen Metro recently announced that, due to scheduled maintenance, service on Line 1 will not be available at various metro stations from 9:20pm on Saturday September 23rd.

According to their original announcement the following stations will be closed and there will be no trains passing these metro stations:

Qian Hai Wan Station
Li Yu Men Station
Da Xin Station
Taoyuan Station

We called them to confirm this morning and we were told that actually, only two stops will be affected during this time: The Qian Hai Wan and the Taoyuan Stations.

Photo is from previous guides. It's not the actual one for Saturday's busses; however they should look like this.

If you'r ...

Police Raids Across Shenzhen Nab Multiple Foreigners

on 09/21/2017 - 01:56 pm

WeChat was abuzz yesterday September 20th with teachers across Shenzhen chattering about police raiding their schools. We confirmed with authorities and found that in fact multiple foreigners were held for inquiry yesterday in raids that took place throughout the city. 
One particular topic of chatter among teachers online was a warning from one person that he heard the raids would continue for 30 more days. We asked the authorities about this. They denied the 30 days rumor, stating "That's not true. There is no set 30 days. The raids will continue. They will happen at random times in different places throughout the city, and not just at schools. If you are currently working il ...

Photo Review: Thanks for Attending our Summer-End BBQ Party at Eden Garden

on 09/18/2017 - 02:54 pm

Over 100 attendees filled the Eden Garden Rooftop Bar for our Summer-End BBQ Party on Saturday September 16th from 5-9pm!
We have many great photos of the event. Scroll down to see a few or click here to see all the photos from the event.

We'd like to thank the Shekou Angels, our sponsors, supporters and attendees, and of course, Eden Garden and their staff for the amazing food and drinks, Vedett for the great beer and TAS from the Terrace for helping to make this a spectacular evening.

Click here to see all photos from the event.
Eden Garden is located on the 16th Floor of Hilton Shenzhen Shekou Nanhai Hotel at 1177 Wanghai Road.