This Weekend in Shekou - September 8th and Beyond

on 09/08/2017 - 12:28 am

Welcome to ShekouDaily's Weekend Newsletter. The summer break has ended and things are moving full steam ahead here in Shekou. Most of us have been super busy getting back up to speed and it can be exhausting. Please remember to take care of yourself. Take a break. Relax. It's the weekend! This weekend we've got a ton of stuff to help you blow off some steam after a crazy week. We'll update this post so feel free to check back often for the latest activities and events. 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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Saturday Event and Activities

Sunday Events and Activities

Coming Up Next Week 

Announcements

 

 

FRIDAY

 

Spider-man: Homecoming - Now Playing at the IMAX!

Just after midnight last night, Spider-man joined the list of English-language movies now playing at the IMAX in Shekou; which, aside from the Opera films listed below, include Dunkirk and Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets. Click here for movie listings and showtimes at the IMAX in Shekou. This week, Hammock Bar & Restaurant, located next to the IMAX, also announced that they are offering 20% OFF Food & Drinks to IMAX ticket holders on Thursdays in September so save your ticket stubs!

English Language Movie Listings and Showtimes at the IMAX Theater in Shekou Shenzhen China 

 

(Bionic) Kegs and Eggs (salad sandwiches) Discount weekend

HH Gourmet has re-opened and is back to business as usual. Aside from their regular specials, they're now also offering a Meditteranean Egg Salad Sandwich on a bagel of your choice is only 28RMB Bionic Crickside is only 30 and Bionic Ale is only 35 Dine in or take away. HH Gourmet is located in Coastal Rose Garden 2 #43-B and can be reached a t0755 2683-9259.

(Bionic) Kegs and Eggs (salad sandwiches) Discount weekend at HH Gourmet

 

 

FREE Beer with Pizza at Chill's Every Friday in September!

Order any of the following pizza specials and get two pints or bottles of Tsingtao beer. Choose up to three topings for each pizza: 9” for ¥80 (regularly ¥138), 12” for ¥98 (regularly ¥158), 16” for ¥108 (regularly ¥178), NOTE: To receive this offer you must do one of the following when paying your bill: a) Tell the staff you saw this deal on ShekouDaily; OR b) Show the staff that you've reposted this deal on your Moments at least once. Chill's World Famous Hot Dogs and Hamburgers is located at #92 Hai Chang Street and can be reached at 132.0227.1627.

NEW Pizza & Beer Combo Special Every Friday at Chill's

 

 

SATURDAY

 

JOIN OUR TEAM for the Global 5k Run/Walk to Stop Human Trafficking

Join us this September 9th from 10am to 12 noon for the Shekou event! Both runners and walkers can join in on this 5k run/walk starting from the mermaid statue (Nuwa Park) near Sea World. Everyone is welcome! Scan the QR Code in the image below to ask questions via WeChat an or join us; or email Mike at michael.t@astroair.net

5k Global Run/Walk Against Human Trafficking

 

 

FREE Vista-SK Event for Newcomers to Shenzhen

Are you a Shenzhen Newbie? Get all the info you need, and pick up some swag at this event on Saturday September 9th from 10am to 12noon. Representatives from Shenzhen’s Expat community and organizations will present important information for newcomers, and answer any questions you may have. Some of the topics to be covered: All about Eating in Shenzhen; Hassle Free Groceries & Imported Goods; Chinese Culture & Etiquette; Business Networking in Shenzhen; Tips for Keeping Healthy in Shenzhen; What to do in an Emergency; and Thriving in Shenzhen - Adapting to Your New life... Plus fun activities for the kids to keep them entertained. Vista-SK International Medical Center Level 4, Building 4C, Shenzhen Software Industry Base, Xuefu Road, Nanshan District. 南山区学府路软件产业基地4栋C座 海天二路和科苑路交界处星巴克楼上. Click to RSVP for this free event AND RECEIVE AN EXTRA GIFT! Hurry! Spaces are limited!

FREE Vista-SK Event for Newcomers to Shenzhen

 

 

ANZCOM September 9th 5:30-9:30pm Wine & Cheese @ McCawley's Seaworld

Enjoy a relaxing evening of a selection of free flow wines, light food and a selection of cheese paired with great company and other ANCOM members on the second floor of the newly renovated extension @McCawley’s. ANZCOM Members: ¥300 at the door. Non-Members: ¥400 at the door. Click here for the complete food and drink menu and lucky draw prizes. Persons under the age of 18 are not allowed to attend the event. For reservations email your full name & mobile number to: info@anzcom-sc.com or by WeChat: 13430771883. McCawley's is located at Shop 118 in Sea World off of Taizi Rd. 

ANZCOM September 9th Wine & Cheese @ McCawley's Seaworld

 

 

Internations Event at Bombay Indian Restaurant on the 9th September 2017

InterNations is holding their first Shekou event in September at 7:30pm this Saturday at Bombay Indian Restaurant in Sea World. If you're new in town, this is an excellent opportunity to meet new people and try some great food and drinks. The entry fee includes: 1 Complimentary Glass of Red or White Wine, One Bottle of TsingTao Beer, Chicken Lollipos, Chicken Tikka and Vegetable Cutlets and 10% discount on all the food items and on all the drinks including Shishka; PLUS Lucky Draw! Albatross Member: Free; Basic Member: ¥70; Not signed up for event: ¥100. Sign up at InterNations.org to save 30% on admission. Bombay Indian Restaurant is located at Shop No 20 -24 Sea World.

InterNations Event at Bombay Indian Restaurant in Sea World

  

 

2017 NCPA International Opera Film Exhibition

The IMAX Theater in the Gateway One Shopping Center across from Sea World in Shekou, Shenzhen, China is hosting the 2017 NCPA International Opera Film Exhibition until September 24th. Fourteen internationally acclaimed films from around the world will be screened, two per weekend for seven weekends. Films are screened at 3pm on Saturdays and Sunday. Tickets are 60 RMB at the door per screening or 40 RMB each if you buy tickets via their APP. We'll include each weekend's screenings in our weekend newsletter or you can click here for complete schedule and details.


2017 NCPA International Opera Film Exhibition Films

 

 

French Opera Film Screening this Saturday: LA FILLE DU REGIMENT

The film is screened in its original French language and has subtitles in Chinese. If you can't make it at 3pm this Saturday September 9th in Shekou, you can also see it on Sunday September 10th in Futian. Click here for more details about the exhibition. 

Screening of LA FILLE DU REGIMENT at the 2017 NCPA International Opera Film Exhibition in Shenzhen China

 

 

Saturday Quesadillias & Sunday BBQ & HAPPY HOUR Drink Promos @Enigma

On Saturday and Sunday Enigma opens at 12 noon. They're offering Quesadillas for 50RMB on Saturday and an all-you-can-eat BBQ from 6-9 on Sunday. There's also a weekend happy hour from 12-9pm with buy 2 get 1 free select draft beer, bottled beer, mix drinks, cocktails and shots. Bottles of house red and white wine are just 168 RMB all day too. You can enjoy live music by Mind the Gap both days from 12pm to late plus there's an outdoor acoustic show on Sunday from 7-9pm. Enigma Bar & Restaurant is located at Shop No.6, Hai Bing Garden Business Centre in Sea World.

Saturday Quesadillias & Sunday BBQ & HAPPY HOUR Drink Promos @Enigma

 

SUNDAY

 

HAPPY TEACHERS' DAY!

This Sunday is Teachers' Day in China and many local businesses have prepared some special gifts and offers for teachers. Click here to view them all.

http://shekoudaily.cn/blog/teachers-day-specials-and-offers-for-teachers.html

 

 

UPGRADED: All You Can Eat & Drink BBQ w/Live Music in Sea World

This famous regular BBQ on X-TA-SEA's DaPatio in Sea World was postponed last weekend due to heavy rains brought on by tropical storm MAWAR; however, it's back this Sunday September 10th from 5:30-9:30pm and has received a menu upgrade. In addition to the food and freeflow drinks that have been available, the following items have been added to the buffet: Fried Spring Rolls, Fish & Chips, Thai Green Curry with Pork or Chicken. As usual, you have the best views in town of the Sea World light show and can enjoy live music by Alien Encounter and friends. 130 RMB per adult or half price for kids under 1.2m. To celebrate Teachers' Day, teachers with a valid teacher ID can enjoy the BBQ for just 100 RMBX-TA-SEA Sports Bar & Restaurant's Patio is located at Behind the Minghua Cruise Ship and can be reached at 0755-2686-7649

UPGRADED: All You Can Eat & Drink BBQ w/Live Music in Sea World 

 

 

Pig-in-the-Box at G&D this Sunday. Only 118 RMB!

Head on down to George & Dragon British Pub Sunday September 10, 6:30pm and enjoy their famous Pig-in-the-Box all-you-can-eat buffet with old and new friends. They will serve the roast with the usual sides: gravy, roast potatoes, macaroni & cheese, garden salad, and corn on the cob. All for only 118 RMB! And since it's Teacher's Day on Sunday, Teachers with a valid ID enjoy 17% off and pay just 98 RMB! George and Dragon British Pub is located at Shop No 3, Behind Taizi Hotel, Taizi Road and can be reached at 0755-26698564.

Pig-in-the-Box at G&D this Sunday. Only 118 RMB!

 

 

Italian Opera Film Screening this Sunday: COSI FAN TUTTE

The film is screened in its original Italian language and has subtitles in Chinese. If you can't make it at 3pm this Sunday September 10th in Shekou, you can also see it on Saturday September 9th in Futian. Click here for more details about the exhibition.

Screening of COSI FAN TUTTE at the 2017 NCPA International Opera Film Exhibition in Shenzhen China

 

   

COMING UP NEXT WEEK


ShekouDaily Presents: Summer-End BBQ Party at Eden Garden Saturday September 16th!

Our last Summer-End (aka: Welcome Back) Party at Hammock Bar & Restaurant was such a huge success that we're doing it again... this time at the Eden Garden Rooftop Bar... and yes, Shekou Angels get FREE admission! Come enjoy an amazing party with the most spectacular view in Shekou. As usual, we'll have freeflow drinks including domestic beer and some imported beer from Vedett, house wine, sparkling wine and soft drinks as well as a BBQ buffet. We'll also enjoy live music by TAS from the Terrace, a DJ and lucky draw prizes! Don't miss another great event! Scan the QR Code below if you'd like to pre-book tickets and or ask questions. See you there!

ShekouDaily's Summer-End BBQ Party at the Eden Garden Rooftop Bar of the Hilton Shenzhen Shekou Nanhai Hotel

 

 

WIN Two Tickets to the OneRepublic Concert and other great prizes!

Say Goodbye To Summer With Our OneRepublic Concert Ticket Contest at the Terrace! 1st Prize: 2 tickets for OneRepublic Concert (1 person); 2nd Prize: 2 tickets for WWE (1 person); 3rd Prize: Terrace gift card with 1000 / 500 RMB credit (3 persons). The Lucky Draw will be held on Saturday, September 16th at the Terrace. Click here to learn more about how to enter!

Say Goodbye To Summer With Our OneRepublic Concert Ticket Contest! Win Fabulous Prizes!!Sep 16th

 

 

Stand Up Comedy Night @ FUBAR

Stand Up Comedy Night is back @ FUBAR with host Andrew Grant on Thursday, September 14th! Tickets are just 50 RMB. Ticket holders will be able to enjoy 20% off all food and Happy Hour all night. FUBAR BrewPub is located at 101-5 HaiChang Street.

Stand Up Comedy Night @ FUBAR

 

 

Buy 1 Get 1 FREE ALL Day at Hammock on Thursdays

All beers on tap and house wine are buy 1 get 1 FREE ALL DAY Thursday at Hammock Bar & Restaurant. Beers on tap include: Vedett Extra White, Liefmans Fruitesse and Boulevard Tropical Pale Ale. Open 10am til late. Hammock is located on the 3rd Floor, next to the IMAX Movie Theater, of the Gateway One Shopping Center across the street from Sea World.

Buy 1 Get 1 FREE ALL Day at Hammock on Thursdays

 

 

Monkey Bar Party

Next Friday September 15th, Monkey Bar is throwing a party! Stop by and enjoy beers starting at ¥20 a pint, Cocktails from just ¥30 and Vodka/Tequila shots ¥10. All snacks will be 50% off and I heard there may be some surprises there as well. The party goes on from 6pm until late. Monkey Bar is located on Shekou Old Street on the ground floor out front of Lanyi Gardens #37 (near the wet market).

Monkey Bar Party

 

 

ANNOUNCEMENTS


TICKETS NOW ON SALE! SCF 9th Annual CAPTIVATING Charity Auction

BE A PART OF THE MAGIC THIS YEAR! The 9th Captivating Annual Charity Auction will take place Saturday, October 14th, 2017 from 6pm at the Futian Shangri-la. Book your tickets now to enjoy Early Bird pricing: Early Bird Discount: RMB700/person & RMB5,600/table of 8 (September 30th, 2017 last day to purchase discount ticket) Ticket Price (after Sept 30): RMB800/person, VIP Table: from RMB10,000/table of 8 people, includes priority seating and table signage. Your attendance helps to create education opportunities for children, medical treatment possibilities for families, and lessen poverty in meaningful and lasting ways. For more information, visit www.captivatingevents.org, email charityauction@captivating.org or call 0755 2667 4830

TICKETS NOW ON SALE! SCF 9th Annual CAPTIVATING Charity Auction

 

 

FOUND DOG - Seeking Owner

This adorable looking dog was found near Zhaoshang Da Sha. If you have any information to help reunite him with him owner, please scan the QR Code below to contact Tim.

Found Dog near Zhaoshang Da Sha. Seeking Owner

 

  

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

 

 

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