This Weekend and Beyond - January 12, 2018

on 01/12/2018 - 03:18 pm

This weekend marks the official halfway point between the Western New Year and Chinese New Year holidays. Some people have already adjusted back into normal work life, some haven't, and some maybe never will. No matter where you are in the spectrum, there's plenty to do from now until the next holiday. See below for our up-to-date list of things to do. 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.



Friday Events and Activities

Saturday Event and Activities

Sunday Events and Activities

Coming Up Next Week

On-Going this Month

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Jumangi & Suburbicon Now Playing at the IMAX in Shekou

Two great looking movies have just been added to the lineup at the IMAX in Shekou; playing along with Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Jumangi: Welcome to the Jungle and Suburbicon started today and are now playing at the IMAX in the Gateway One Shopping Center across the street from Sea World. To watch the official trailers, or for movie listings and showtimes, visit

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Baby shopping world

MicroMart has added Baby shopping world to its online shop where you can find products for babies, creative toys, dolls, and baby's groceries and food. For example, Simulation Interactive Kitchen Electric Toys for 62.8RMB, Stuffed Toy Animal Turtle Dolls for 21.9RMB, Smart Children's Toy Finger Monkey for 58RMB, BearBest 24 X80 Wet Tissue carton for 188RMB, and Aprons for kids for 25RMB. Click to browse their selection




This section includes highlights or newly added events for this Friday. For a complete list of events, activites and special offers on that day, click here.


Free Craft Beer with Turkish Food Every Friday at FUBAR

Last Friday, FUBAR offered a special promotion of their new Turkish menu. They received such great feedback from it that they've decided to extend it through February! Stop by and try FUBAR's NEW Turkish food menu from 5pm to 1am every Friday and get 10% OFF ANY Item or a FREE Craft Beer with purchase of a beef shawarma! For the free beer it can be ANY FUBAR medium size beer (as pictured below) or a your choice of a 330ml beer from guest brewers. While you're there, you can also enjoy their regular Happy Hour from 5-9pm where all craft beers and spirits are buy 2 get 1 free, and snacks are 20% off. Beef Shawarmas are just 35 RMB!  FUBAR Brew Pub is located at 101-5 Haichang St. 海唱街101-5.


Want to see what else is going on this Friday? Click here for a complete list of events, activites and special offers.




This section includes highlights or newly added events for this Saturday. For a complete list of events, activites and special offers on that day, click here.


NEW Afternoon Weekend Buffet Promo Just ¥88 at the Hilton

Every Saturday and Sunday in January and February, you can enjoy an amazing afternoon tea buffet at the new KitchenCraft restaurant in the Nanhai Wing of the Hilton in Shekou for just 98 RMB (or 88 RMB by pre-paying online via WeChat). There's a wide selection of delicious and fresh Chinese & western snacks and desserts, sushi and more offered in the buffet; including the chicken pie, a famous signature dish for decades of the Nanhai Hotel. Above price are in RMB and subject to 15% service charge. Click here to learn how to get the discount via WeChat. KitchenCraft is located in the lobby of the Nanhai Wing of Hilton Shenzhen Shekou Nanhai Hotel at 1177 Wanghai Rd and can be reached at 075521628888.



Single Malt Whisky Tasting @ George & Dragon

Join George & Dragon Saturday January 13 at 7:00pm for a Whisky tasting where they'll be discussing 5 different Single Malts. All for the price of three drams! For more information, email or call 0755 - 2669 8564 . George and Dragon British Pub is located at Shop No 3, Behind Taizi Hotel on Taizi Road (across from Sea World).



Live Music @McCawley's Seaworld

LIVE MUSIC BY FLOWER BRIDGE is back Saturday January 13th from 10pm at McCawley's in Sea World. McCawley's Seaworld is located at Shop No.118 in front of the Bank of China.


Russian New Year Celebration at Terrace

Celebrate the Russian New Year and enjoy TWO bottles of Vodka for just 728 RMB, and live music by TAS at the Terrace this Saturday. Come wearing a full skirt also enjoy a free welcome drink. Terrace is located at Seaworld Square and can be reached at +86 755 2682 9105


McCawley's Weekly Sports Schedule Jan.6-7

McCawley's has compiled a list of sports team schedules for this weekend (Jan.13-14) in Seaworld and Peninsula McCawleys, so that you can keep up with times and dates. Sea World McCawley's is open late so you can watch the Spurs vs Everton game there; however, Peninsula McCawleys will be closed at that time.


Want to see what else is going on this Saturday? Click here for a complete list of events, activites and special offers.



This section includes highlights or newly added events for this Sunday. For a complete list of events, activites and special offers on that day, click here.


50% OFF ALL Pizzas ALL DAY Sunday at X-TA-SEA

Every Sunday, X-TA-SEA Sports Bar & Restaurant offers one of the greatest combinations deals of all time... 50% OFF ALL Pizzas ALL DAY PLUS, 50% OFF Drinks (during Happy Hour until 9pm), FREE drinks for ladies from 8pm til midnight AND live music starting from 9:30pm! X-TA-SEA Sports Bar & Restaurant opens at 3pm daily and is located at First Floor Inside the Minghua Ship in Sea World. They can be reached at 0755-2686-7649.

SUNDAY Taco Lover & HAPPY HOUR Drink Promos @Enigma

Enjoy 3 Hours of All-You-Can-Eat Tacos on Sundays from 12 noon to 6pm for just 98RMB for Adults or 50RMB for kids at Enigma along with their weekend happy hour drink promo of Buy 1 Get 1 FREE until 7pm. They have 8 Different types of tacos to try so there's plenty to eat! There's also a like acoustic outdoor from 7-9pm, bottles of red and white wine for 188 RMB and Mind The Gap's indoor Live Music begins at 10:00pm.  Enigma Bar & Restaurant is located at Shop No.6, Hai Bing Garden Business Centre in Sea World.

Want to see what else is going on this Sunday? Click here for a complete list of events, activites and special offers.




Ruby Tuesday in Lobby Lounge!

Indulge in this ruby night, mysterious and charming at the Lobby Lounge of the Hilton every Tuesday from 8pm til midnight. Tim Ambler brings you “Absolutely Live" – the unique acoustic interpretations of classic songs performed on piano and guitar and voice. Ruby themed drinks will be specially prepared. One complimentary themed drink for guests who dress in ruby color outfit. Enjoy one complimentary themed drink by sharing your location via Wechat moments. The Hilton Shenzhen Shekou Nanhai Hotel is located at No.1177 Wanghai Rd across from Sea World.

Kuku Chai International Youth Art Exhibition

Featuring 6 prominent international schools within the city of Shenzhen, the Kuku Chai International Youth Art Exhibition is a group show featuring foreign and international students of all ages 7-18. In collaboration with one of Southern China’s most infamous female visual artists, kuku Chai, students were asked to respond to her work focusing on Kuku Chai’s themes of traditional and contemporary Chinese landscapes, animals, birds, and buildings, while using any medium of their choice. Ten students from each school, of all ages, were selected by their respective art teachers to be represented in this show. It is through the call and response between Kuku Chai and the students, including the reinterpretation of Kuku Chai’s visual themes by the students that makes this exhibition unique and iconic; especially with this exhibition being held in the multi-national and dynamic city of Shenzhen. You're invited to view this amazing work and the poignant visual dialogue between the students and Kuku Chai. This event is free and open to the public. Click here for complete details about the end taking place from January 17th to the 22nd at the Art Wharf Gallery inside the Minghua Cruise Ship in Sea World.

2018 Shenzhen International Summit

Come see how HiredChina will join itstreet to build the international living office block of Shekou in Nanshan district in Shenzhen. Admission is free. On Wednesday January 17th from 2-6pm, learn about itstreet, HiredChina, monthly foreigner service fairs, job fairs, headhunting services, foreigners services by various providers from across Shenzhen; including ShekouDaily, lucky draw and an open exchange. For registration and consultation contact Crystal at 173 2445 2743,  WeChat:GICfour, or email: IESTREET (蛇口网谷双创街) is located at 102, block A, science and technology building second phase, No.1057 Nanhai Avenue. For complete details, click here.

Pajamas Party @ Eden Garden

Mark your Calendars... Eden Garden, January 20th, for a night of fun that most people only dream about. Put on your sexy or unconventional pajamas and take part in activities, pillow fights and Pajamas Awards. Admission is just 100 RMB (early bird 80 RMB) and includes: Canapés & 1 welcome drink.  Eden Garden is located on the 16th floor of the Hilton Shenzhen Shekou Nanhai Hotel at No.1177 Wanghai Rd across from Sea World.


On-Going in January


Vegan Supreme Sandwich is only 25RMB at HH Gourmet

The Vegan Supreme Sandwich is only 25 RMB (Reg. 36) at HH Gourmet throughout the month of January. Includes Seasoned & Roasted Eggplant, Zucchini, Spinach, Onions & Mushrooms with Mustard on Rye. HH Gourmet is located at and can be reached at 0755 2683-9259 or 1860-305-6100.


Australia Day @McCawley's Seaworld

Come celebrate Aussie National Day with some Fair Dinkum specials on Aussie Beer straight from the Esky & Food straight off the Barbie @McCawley’s Seaworld Boozer. It’s going to be a ripper of a night. McCawley's Seaworld is located at Shop No.118 across from the Bank of China.



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

Whether you're an avid reader and follower of ShekouDaily, or just occassionally check out us, you're invited to join us at FUBAR BrewPub on Saturday January 27th as we celebrate this important milestone. Event attendees will enjoy live music by Larry and Albert of Enigma's Mind the Gap from 7-9pm, lucky draw prizes, freeflow craft beer, genuine liquor, wine and soft drinks and food, with vegetarian options. The freeflow drinks will be available from 6-10pm and the dinner buffet will be available from 6:30-9pm. Click here for more details. We look forward to seeing you there!

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



Apply Now for NEW Professional Whisky Certification Course

Are you a whisky lover, connoisseur, food and beverage professional, or do you simply enjoy the finer things in life? If so, we're honored to introduce you to the first and only whisky professional certificate course recognized by the UK. Learn to taste and describe whiskies like a professional, distinguish between single malts and exotic Islay drams, and become a certified Whiskey Ambassador. This is a unique opportunity to become an expert in the world of whisky. To enroll, or for more details, contact: Anna Tam or Jim Pan Telephone: 135 3057 8545 or 158 207 68930, Wechat: angelannahk or click here for a complete course description. The enrollment deadline is Sunday January 28th, 2018.



Overcome China Business Challenges With Expert Advice

Join hundreds of business professionals as they gather in Shenzhen for the 3rd Cross Border Summit from April 20-21, 2018 with additional sessions on the 19th and 22nd, 2018. Cross Border Summit is an annual conference that brings top business leaders from around the world to share their insights and experience to optimize business in today‘s competitive world markets. The conference will be covering topics like Marketing tactics, staff management, cross-border payment settlement, logistics, warehousing, How to sell on Amazon, eBay, Tmall, JD and other major platform as well as the latest trends on cross-border E-Commerce. The event has been recommended by FORBES magazine in their "12 Business Conferences In China You Should Attend". Click here for more details about the event or to SIGN UP nowSave up to 30% when signing up before JANUARY 31st!


Winter Lunch Specials at G&D

Every weekday this winter, George and Dragon is offering special lunch deals! Better prices on a selection of their best dishes and including a free drink! Take advantage of their big portions to help you get through the day! Every Monday to Friday, 11am to 3pm. For more information contact them on 26698564 or George and Dragon British Pub is located at Shop No 3, Behind Taizi Hotel, on Taizi Road across from Sea World and can be reached at 0755-26698564.



Free EASIS Sugar Free Products On Selected Buys @Nogogo Online Groceries

Life Is Sweet Why Add Sugar? From now until January 31, enjoy free Easis goods on selected product buys on NoGoGo. For example: Buy 1 bag of Easis Chips, Get 1 Easis Bar for Free. Buy 1 bottle of Easis Blueberry Jam, Get 1 bottle of Easis Black Currant Jam for free. Buy 1 bottle of Easis Black Currant Jam, Get 2 Easis Bars for Free. Buy 1 bottle of Easis Ketchup, Get 1 Easis Bar for Free. Buy 1 can of Easis Cocoa, Get 1 Easis Bar for Free. Some of those are also Gluten Free; like the: Nut Bar, Caramel Bar, Blueberry & Blackberry Jam, Coca Drink & Ketchup. Nogogo Online Groceries is located at #101, Building 2, Zhongjian Industrial Building, No.18 Yanshan Rd, Shekou.



After Office Happy Hour @Tequila Coyotes

Check out Tequila Coyote's new After Work Happy Hour Monday to Friday, 5pm-7pm where they offer Estrella Damm Draft Beer for just 25 RMB. Tequila Coyotes is located at No.113 in Seaworld Square.


DinoLab: Popular Interactive Dinosaur Exhibit

The latest popular science exhibition, DINOLAB is taking place now at the new Shekou Cruise Center. Designed and created using a futuristic theme aimed at providing a unique and special experience for kids and parents alike, DinoLab is not your traditional dinosaur exhibition. In addition to a variety of dinosaur skeletons and fossil replicas, there are interactive spaces and facilities, where children can experience digging and cleaning fossils, and even hold and examine interactive dino babies. Plus there's a 360-degree corridor so visitors can get a full view of a 15-meter long animatronic T-Rex. The exhibit is open daily until March 4th, 2018 from 10am to 9pm and is located at the 3rd Floor of the Shekou Cruise Center. Click here for more details including ticket info, pricing, directions and more. 


Are you Planning a Party or Event? Here's some help!

Whether we're saying good-bye to old friends, celebrating birthdays or holidays, holding company events, or any other myriad of reasons to throw a party, choosing the perfect venue for your special event can make all the difference in the world. Unfortunately, it's not always easy knowing which venue is right for you so we've put together this handy reference based on questions people have asked us to help you decide. And if you're looking for entertainment, check out Shenzhen's PianomanLorenzo Chetty has over 20 years experience entertaining crowds in over 40 countries.

How to Choose the Perfect Venue for Your Party or Event




We'll continue to update this post with more events as they are shared with us... Have a great weekend! 



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