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Important News and Tips for Staying Safe this New Year

on 12/31/2017 - 12:47 pm

New Years Eve celebrations can be extremely fun and exciting; however, it's important to take some precautions to be sure that you, your friends and family stay safe during all the commotion. We've also received some important news from the local police that you should be aware of. 

Firstly, please be careful as you're out and about as drunk driving is rife on this joyous occasion. Intoxicated pedestrians or bicyclists are also something to keep an eye out for. Just because someone isn't driving a car doesn't mean they can't also be dangerous.

Increased Police Presence
The police have informed us that they will be out in full force tonight to help maintain a safe and peaceful nig ...

12 Exciting New Year Countdowns, Celebrations and More

on 12/27/2017 - 06:07 pm

The end of 2017 is approaching. With the start of the new year in sight, it's time to gather with friends and family, complain about the things that went wrong this year, and plan for how make it all better next year. If you haven't decided yet where you'll do that, here are some great ideas for you... including:
 * New Year's Eve Celebrations
 * Fireworks Show & Lantern Festival; and 
 * New Year's Day Promotions


NEW YEAR'S EVE Celebrations
Unbelievable New Year's Eve Open Bar Party Starting at ¥18!
FUBAR is offering an unbelievable open bar deal for their New Year's Eve Celebration. Starting from 5pm, guests can ...

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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Your Ultimate Guide to Thanksgiving Dinner and Catering 2017

on 11/15/2017 - 01:48 pm

Thanksgiving, primarily celebrated in the United States and Canada, is traditionally a time for reuniting with friends and family and giving thanks for what we have. Here in Shenzhen, you don't have to be North American to use this day as an opportunity to bring your loved ones close and express your love and gratitude. Life and love are fleeting and Thanksgiving is just the time to enjoy it while we can. 

We hope our 2017 Ultimate Guide to Thanksgiving will help enjoy this holiday to its fullest; whether you're alone, going out the friends and family, or preparing your feast at home.

We'll continue to add more Thanksgiving offers, events and activities here as we receive them ...

2017 Guide to Halloween in Shekou, Shenzhen

on 10/24/2017 - 06:43 pm

Welcome to a special Halloween edition of ShekouDaily's Weekend Newsletter. There are over 25 Halloween related events and activities in Shekou! PLUS...
26 businesses have also agreed to provide candy to trick-or-treating kids in costume from Friday through Tuesday!
We even have a few events listed here for those that don't necessarily enjoy the Halloween festivities, including a FREE movie screening at the IMAX in Shekou!
As usual, we'll continue to update the newsletter with new items as they become available so check back often.
Have a safe and happy Halloween!
Where to Buy Halloween Gear
If you still haven't found the perfect cos ...

2017 "Trick or Treating Trails of Shekou" Map is Online Now!

on 10/23/2017 - 06:50 pm

Each year, ShekouDaily organizes a self-guided "Trick or Treating Trail" so that children can enjoy the time-honored Halloween traditions right here in Shekou. This year, more than 20 businesses have confirmed they will be available to provide children (in costume) with treats!

Since Halloween falls on a Tuesday, many schools and children's groups have let us know that their kids plan to dress up in costume on various days starting from Friday. So, to help as many children as possible have a good time, our 4th Annual Trick or Treating Trail of Shekou will go on from Friday October 27th to Tuesday October 31st!
(Note: Not all businesses are available every day so please check the da ...

Teachers' Day Specials and Offers for Teachers

on 09/08/2017 - 12:19 pm

HAPPY TEACHERS' DAY! What can I say about teachers, that people haven't already said so let's cut to the chase. Here's a list of special offers and gifts we've collected... just for teachers, provided by local businesses here in Shekou! Enjoy!
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 in this list, you may do so for free here.
Buy 1 Get 1 FREE for Teachers at Hammock on Teachers' Day!
Hammock is located on the 3rd Floor, next to the IMAX Movie Theater, of the Gateway One Shopping Center ...

Where to Celebrate Chinese Valentine's Day

on 08/25/2017 - 06:23 am

Every year on the seventh day of the seventh month of the lunar calendar is Chinese Valentine’s Day “七夕节 (Qīxījié),”  a day devoted to romance. Also known as the Double Seven Festival, the Qixi Festival is recognized as Chinese Valentine’s Day for the romantic love story between Altair and Vega. Altair is said to be Niu Lang (a poor but industrious cowherd), Vega is said to be Zhi Nü (the seventh daughter of the lord of heaven). Whether you're a cowherd, the daughter of the lord of heaven, or not, there are many places to enjoy a romantic evening this Qīxījié. Check out this list below with the ones we've received so far. We'll update this ...

Where to Celebrate the 4th of July!

on 07/03/2017 - 02:50 pm

Whether you're a patriotic American or just someone who just likes having fun, Tuesday July 4th will be a special day for you! There are some great evening plans so get your friends together and start making plans for which one, two or three of the places below you'll spend this star spangled night.
We may add more events at the last minute so check back for up-to-date info.
4th of July BBQ Party at Chills
Enjoy Free Face Painting, Balloons and American Flags along with a great American indepedence Day BBQ at Chill's on the 4th of July from 4pm! Enjoy all you can eat AND drink for just ¥100 OR all you can drink (beer) ¥68 OR all you can eat (buffet) ¥68! Kids & ...

Videos: Archery Program for Kids Explained - June 30 Deadline for Registration

on 06/14/2017 - 11:14 am

There's a great new summer program for kids taking place July 3rd to July 28th! This Archery Summer Course is a 4 week development program that ends with a tournament competition! Unfortunately, it's too late to register for the tournament but it's not too late to register your child for this great program.

Hurry, there are only a few space left and the deadline June 30th! Call 2161 3780 for more information.

Watch this video below as coach Jeff explains what the program is all about!

Coach Jeff Explains the BEST Archery Summer Program
Gary of ShekouDaily visits BEST Archery


This program is open to any level of archer; fr ...