Your ultimate guide to Shanghai for families

Your guide to Shanghai's best events & things to do with kids, family-friendly restaurants, international schools and education, travel destinations & classes for kids

8 empowering children's books to add to your shelves
Family

8 empowering children's books to add to your shelves

Experts recommend the best titles to help kids work through the trials and tribulations of childhood

The best family-friendly things to do in Shanghai this week
Things to Do

The best family-friendly things to do in Shanghai this week

A live Chinese cooking show, Jiashan Christmas Market, Legally Blonde and much more for families in Shanghai

The best Christmas movies for kids
Film

The best Christmas movies for kids

Full of jingles and nonsensical charms, here are the 20 best films to watch with kids this holiday season

The ultimate Christmas gift guide for Shanghai kids
Shopping

The ultimate Christmas gift guide for Shanghai kids

From international bestsellers to Shanghai’s indie designers, we’ve got your festive shopping list covered here

The best gadgets that make travelling with kids a whole lot easier
Shopping

The best gadgets that make travelling with kids a whole lot easier

Ace your upcoming long-haul flight with these portable goodies

On the bulletin board

Legally Blonde The Musical

Legally Blonde The Musical

'Bend and snap!'

14 Dec
Shanghai Culture Square
Jiashan Christmas Market
Things to do

Jiashan Christmas Market

Festive revelry, artisan snacks and goods at Jiashan Market

16 Dec
Jiashan Market
Free open classes at GoEast Language Center
Things to Do

Free open classes at GoEast Language Center

Weekly Chinese speaking classes for learners of all levels

Every Sunday
GoEast Language Center

Family competitions

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Toy Story Land is coming to Shanghai Disney next summer!

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Shanghai is going to have its own Peppa Pig World by 2022

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