This Holiday Weekend in Shekou: May 26-30
Welcome to ShekouDaily's Weekend Newsletter... This is a LONG weekend celebrating two holidays! One, which is a national holiday, is the Dragon Boat Festival; which takes place on Tuesday May 30th. Another is U.S. Memorial Day; which takes place on Monday May 29th.
For those coming to celebrate from outside of Shekou, we have some great news! Metro trains will be operating on extended hours this weekend as well as on Monday and Tuesday! On Saturday and Sunday trains will run until midnight. They'll run until 11pm on Monday and Tuesday as well.
Below is a list of events and activities we've received so far for this Holiday Weekend. We'll continue to update this post with info as we receive it. 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.
GET 30% OFF the Southeast Asia Food Festival @ OPEN Restaurant in the Hilton Shenzhen Shekou Nanhai Hotel
Click this link to save 30% on this great food festival. It's only in Chinese; however, it's easy to order. There are only three fields to enter: 1) Your Name, 2) Your Telephone Number, 3) Any special requirements. Then hit the button and you'll be directed to pay via WeChat... Here are the festival details: Watch the chefs live, showcasing their culinary art at the interactive counters. Indulge in creative local interpretations of regional Asian cuisine. OPEN restaurant prepares you with colorful and tasty cuisines, authentic Teh Tarik and dance performance, endowing this Southeast Asia Food Festival with extreme lure. WHEN: Open Restaurant May 12th-June 12th Lunch 12:00-14:00 218/pax (Mon-Sat), 388/pax (Sun) Dinner 18:00-21:30 318/pax (Sun-Thu), 408/pax (Fri&Sat) All prices are in RMB and subject to 15% service charge. NOTE: The 30% OFF discount doesn't apply the day of the Dragon Boat Festival. OPEN Restaurant of Hilton Shenzhen Shekou Nanhai is located at 1177 Wanghai RD, first floor and can be reached at +86 755 2162 8888
Paul's Last Pig Roast! Please join us to say Farewell to Paul who is leaving G&D after 5 years. Roast pig in a box, scalloped potatoes, baked beans, cole slaw, Corn on the cob, Gravy and tomato/Cucumber salad. 128 RMB all you can eat. George & Dragon British Pub is located at #3 behind Taizi hotel, Taizi road.
Fishnet Stocking Party FREE BOTTLE SPARKLING WINE each table with at least 2 people in fishnet stockings. 1000 RMB PRIZE for the sexiest fishnet stockings! Terrace is located at Seaworld Square, Shekou and can be reached at +86 755 2682 9105
Sunday from 2-7pm we’ll be back in Shekou at Sihai Park 四海公园 on the grassy knoll. Last month’s session was a bit too successful and we ran out of beer early so be sure to RSVP this time if you plan to come and we’ll be sure to bring more kegs. The weather for the 28th is supposed to be gorgeous so it’ll be a perfect day of sun, beer, and sports in the park. This will be our last chance to do that again with the impending closing of the pop up bar. Per beer price ¥20, Prepay free flow ¥100, Pay at the park free flow ¥150. To join the group, RSVP, contact Chi on 18620902177.
Enjoy music from Ryan Gosling's and Emma Stone's La La Land (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) at the Chicago Jazz Party at Eden Garden on Sunday May 28th from 5pm to 1am. The night will feature a Jazz Band Performance, Jazz dancing performance and Jazz dancing competition. Participants in the competition get a glass of Chandon sparkling & the winner gets one bottle of Mumm Champagne! The Chicago Jazz Party will take place at the beautiful Eden Garden Rooftop Bar located on the 16th floor of the Hilton Shenzhen Shekou Nanhai Hotel at 1177 Wanghai Blvd. For more information, call 0755-2162 3106.
Looking for places to watch the F1? Here's a list of places in Shekou.
After the success of the GoGo Dancing Competition, we've decided to do it again. This time with Chinese girls and Jazz dance. Don't miss it as 9 girls compete to see who is the best dancer and win! Tickets are 100 RMB Pre-sale or 120 at the door and includes two drinks. To pre-buy tickets, scan the QR code in the poster below. Blu Bamboo is located at 2F, 3-4 Xinhua Road, Haibin Garden near Sea World and can be reached at 8827.8502.
Tuesday May 30 is a Public Holiday, the Duanwu (aka Dragon Boat) Festival so there's no excuse to not come out and enjoy this fantastic evening. DaPatio offers the best views of the light/water show and is a perfect environment to soak in a LIVE acoustic show while enjoying an all you can eat and drink BBQ. BBQ includes Hamburgers, Hotdogs, Grilled pork chops, Chicken wings, Pasta & Potato Salad, Fried rice, French Fries, Garden salad, Fruits & more… PLUS All you can drink Tiger Beer, Sangria, Orange Juice and Soft Drinks. All for just 100 RMB! X-TA-SEA Sports Bar & Restaurant is located on the first floor of the Minghua Cruise Ship. For more info, call 2686-7649.
Warehouse Pizza's Memorial Day BBQ Special: ONLY 80 RMB All you can eat and drink madness buffet! All you can drink beer, cocktails, finger food, pizza, BBQ ribs, salad, pasta and more! Warehouse Pizza is located on Gongyuan Nanlu (Park Road South) across from the RenRen Le Super Market. For more info call 0755.2161.0239.
This one is going to be huge! So far there are 48 musicians and performers in the lineup for this month's Music and Art Showcase at the Terrace. Why is it so big? Because it's also Mark's Birthday! PLEASE COME and JOIN Mark in CELEBRATING his BIRTHDAY on the 29th of MAY 7pm till late with FAMILIES & FRIENDS at the TERRACE 10th MUSIC & ART SHOWCASE. There's a SUPER HAPPY HOUR until 9:30 PM on selected FOOD & BEVERAGES PLUS 10% discount on selected beverages & Thai Mix Appetizer Platter onwards. There's going to be lots of FUN GAMES and PRIZES, and FREEBIES will be given away ALL NIGHT LONG. Terrace is located at Seaworld Square, Shekou and can be reached at +86 755 2682 9105
Come to Enigma party with MTG! and enjoy the 15% off on all the bottle ligueur, including Cognac, Whisky, Gin, Vodka, Rum, Tequila. Enigma is located at Shop No.6, Hai Bing Garden Business Centre in Sea World.
Sign Up Now to enter the Darts Live 2 Darts Competition at Blu Bamboo on May 30th for a chance to WIN cash coupons and professional darts sets. Call Leon at 18312486125 for more info. Blu Bamboo is located at 2F, 3-4 Xinhua Road, Haibin Garden near Sea World and can be reached at 8827.8502.
McCawley's has set aside 60 beautiful wagyu T-bone steak dinners at 50% OFF just for ShekouDaily readers. These are available from May 20th to June 20th for dinner from 6:30pm to 12:30am; however, there is limited availability and you must present our special coupon to get this offer so hurry... Click here for details or to get your coupon!
Don't miss this fantastic new summer program for kids taking place from July 3rd to July 28th! This Archery Summer Course is a 4 week development program that ends with a tournament competition! There are only 8 seats left of the 16 total spaces available and the registration deadline is May 31st so hurry! This program is open to any level of archer; from the pure beginner to advance levels, ages 8 to 20 years. Athletes will look forward to field visits to provincial training centers in Guangdong and a tournament in Hong Kong. Click here for details.
We'll continue to update this post with more events as they are shared with us... Have a great weekend!
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