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Join us on January 27th to Celebrate 4 Years of ShekouDaily

on 01/03/2018 - 02:10 pm

Join us in celebrating four years of ShekouDaily!

Whether you're an avid reader and follower of ShekouDaily, only occassionally check out us, or even if you've never heard of us, you're invited to join us at FUBAR BrewPub on Saturday January 27th as we celebrate this important milestone. 

FUBAR BrewPub is Shekou's hot new BrewPub and Sports Bar that opened in March of 2017. The venue is fitted and designed for a real-world brewery atmosphere where you can watch and experience as they make their own world-class craft beer on site or watch sports from around the world on their many TVs or their 165-inch high definition screen.

Event attendees will enjoy li ...

Happy New Year! Will Shenzhen Make it in 2018?

on 01/01/2018 - 05:38 pm

Happy 2018! For those that didn't get a chance to see fireworks this new year's eve, we've gathered some spectacular videos of the fireworks shows from 20 (mostly) great cities around the world.

Considering how far Shenzhen has come in the last 30 years, it's a shame that it isn't capable of a putting on a decent fireworks show for its residents. In the last few years especially, Shenzhen has made some amazing accomplishments, rivaling even the biggest cities around the world. However, by failing to join the world in celebrating the start of the new year, it's withdrawing itself from being considered one of the world's great cities.

I've heard the argument that January 1st isn't their ...

The Ultimate Guide to Christmas Dinners, Church, Shopping & More

on 12/19/2017 - 05:27 pm

Christmas is just around the corner! If you're still in town and celebrate the holiday you've likely already started planning and preparing. Whether you're all set and have finalized your plans or not, you'll want to check out this post as we have more than 20 great Christmas related activities and resources to help you enjoy the holiday here in Shenzhen. Merry Christmas!
Christmas Shopping Guide
Christmas Dinner Guide
Church Services
Christmas Parties, Activities & Events
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FREE Family Movie Outing Sunday - Paddington 2 in Shekou

on 12/14/2017 - 12:47 pm

Join ShekouDaily as we take over an entire movie theater hall to watch Paddington 2 this Sunday December 17th at 2:40pm! This is a great way to spend time with the family and come meet other expat families.

Everyone is welcome. There's no need to buy tickets. Admittance is free for your entire family; however, this is a private screening just for us so you will need to join a special WeChat group we've set up to keep track of who's coming to this event. We have space for up to 100 people to attend. Please scan the QR Code at the end of this article to join us!

About the Movie
Paddington 2 is a 2017 British live-action/CGI animated adventure comedy. Based on the stories of the characte ...

How to Enjoy Tonight's Spectacular Meteor Shower

on 12/13/2017 - 01:29 pm

Get ready for 120 shooting stars per hour in tonight's night sky. The Geminid meteor shower is the strongest and most spectacular meteor show of the year. The showers began on December 7th and the peak is expected to occur at about 2:30 p.m. tomorrow; however, tonight between 10pm and midnight is the recommended viewing time as the moon won't rise until after 3 am.

Where to Go and Where to Look

It's not going to be hard to catch a glimpse of the show, if you can find a dark place where clouds don't block your view of the east/north-east sky. Getting away from the city lights may be a challenge for most of us. The nearest areas may be the coastlines or mountain tops. Once there, just si ...

7 New & Improved Reasons Not to Miss the Excitement This Saturday

on 12/05/2017 - 12:17 pm

Aside from a couple of fighters that couldn't resist coming back for more, there's fresh meat stepping into the ring at Shenzhen's 3rd White Collar Fight Night. We've got the line-up listed below; however, we first want to spend a few minutes going over some great changes and improvements that are sure to make this event one that you won't want to miss.

We met with John Graham, the organizer of the event and founder of Project 0/1 and were impressed by how much the event has grown, the effort they've been putting into this, and the direction it's going in. Here's a peek at what to expect this Saturday December 9th from 7pm to midnight. Whether you've been to one of these fights before or ...

Stunning Superstar Tennis Lineup for the 2018 WTA Shenzhen Open

on 12/04/2017 - 12:45 pm

The 2018 WTA (Women's Tennis Association) Shenzhen Open will take place from December 30, 2017 to January 6, 2018 at the Shenzhen Longgang Sports Center. This, the 6th Shenzhen Open, will be the first stop of the WTA tour in the new season.

“The 2018 Shenzhen Open is shaping up to be the best women’s tournament to be staged in the city,” read a joint statement from the Chinese Tennis Association, the Shenzhen Municipal Government, the Longgang District Government, Shenzhen Municipal Bureau of Culture, Sport and Tourism, the Bureau of Culture, Sport and Tourism of Longgang District, Gemdale and Kaisa, the tournament’s leading sponsors.

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Award-Winning Smash Hit Musical CATS comes to Shenzhen

on 12/03/2017 - 01:32 pm

The first mainland China stop of the 2018 tour of the world-wide hit musical CATS is right here in Shenzhen from April 5th to the 13th.

Prior to coming to Shenzhen, CATS will make its first China stop in Hong Kong in January. After Shenzhen, CATS will run in Shanghai from June 7th to June 30th then in Beijing from September 22nd to the 27th. In Hong Kong, the show was first schedule to run from January 6th to the 28th, then additional dates were added from January 30th to February 4th, and finally a second set of additional dates were announced for February 6th to the February 11th 2018.

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Energize Your Events with Shenzhen's Newly Arrived Pianoman

on 11/30/2017 - 01:36 pm

If you're looking for some entertainment for your parties or events, we'd like to introduce you to Shenzhen's newly arrived Jazz Pianist. He's been entertaining crowds in over 48 countries for more than 20 years on cruise ships, in hotels, festivals and private events.

Lorenzo Chetty, an accomplished singer, pianist, entertainer, producer and musical director, is now in Shenzhen and ready to liberate us from DJs and drudgery. He's just returned from performing in the US, Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean doing Piano Bar shows; has performed for guests such as Lionel Richie, Oprah and Cliff Richard; and even performed in Monte Carlo at the Grand Prix last year.

Originally from Ca ...

CANCELLED: Jessie J and Flo Rida Concert - Refunds Announced

on 11/28/2017 - 04:45 pm

Sad news hit music and entertainment lovers in Shenzhen today. The highly anticipated Jessie J and Flo Rida concert has been cancelled. Below is the official press release from the event organizer Red Dragon Culture Media Entertainment (Shenzhen) Limited, followed by the text of the release.

The organizer has confirmed that people who have already purchased tickets will be receiving a 100% refund. Additionally, we've been notified that people who won free tickets in the giveaways ShekouDaily has been running for the last five weeks will receive a special gift instead for their support.

We know this is devasting news for Jessie J and Flo Rida fans and understand the challenges faced by ...