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The best parties in Shanghai this weekend

We've found the best nightlife events going down so you don't have to

Martin Garrix (image: 247tickets)
Some big shows to dance off those mooncakes at this weekend. Here's what we've got:

Friday 21

Martin Garrix

The Dutch EDM DJ that gained his fame with the chart-topping hit 'Animals' in 2013 at 17-years-old has gone on to collaborate with the likes of Dua Lipa, Troye Sivan and Usher. The now 22-year-old has played at the world's biggest festivals from Tomorrowland and Coachella to Ultra Music Festival ...

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Saturday 22

Medusa presents SHQFF Opening Party

Medusa, Elevator's most anticipated and daring monthly gay party presents Shanghai Queer Film Festival Opening party with Medusa residents Michael Cignarale, Mau Mau and guests like Diamond Lil and VJNY.

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Elevator , 218 Xinle Lu 22 Sep


Norwegian purveyors of chilled out electronic music hit town for a DJ set at Arkham, with support from Weval, Polo and Pan, and Tristesse Contemporaine.

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Arkham , 168 Julu Lu 22 Sep

Shanghai Soul Club

Critics' pick

Shanghai's only dedicated all-vinyl Northern Soul and Motown night is back at punk rock dive Specters. If you were at one of these, you'll know this is one not to miss. The night features DJ Glen who will be bringing '60s tunes to the dance floor.

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Specters , 1485 Beijing Xi Lu 22 Sep

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