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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

Medusa throws a fabulous Pride special this weekend 
It's not all World Cup this weekend - read on for a few parties you can head to in between all the football action.

Saturday 23

Alter: This Is Not A Pool Party

PCJ, Blissed Out, Clef G, and Yu Yang combine on the decks to soundtrack this pool party that 'is Not a Pool Party', being held near The Bund. Alter. are teaming up with Sweaty Crew for a pre-party aqua fitness session in the pool at midday, and then from 1pm there'll be 'killer beats, plus a ...

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TBA 23 Jun

Infected Mushroom

A name synonymous with psy-trance, Infected Mushroom return to Shanghai, bringing their hands-in-the-air tunes to Fusion.

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MYST , 283 Huaihai Zhong Lu 23 Jun Buy tickets

Join the Guateque

Shanghai loves a secret party, so here's the latest: powered by yyyycollectivo and Estrella Garcia beer, this one will feature art installations and a clutch of locally-based DJs. Search for yyyycollectivo on the WeChat for more details.

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TBA 23 Jun


Critics' pick

A special Pride edition of Shanghai's go-to glitter-fuelled pansexual party brings regulars Michael Cignarale and Mau Mau together for an all-night set 'exploring the inner and outer depths of soul, hole, and hedonism' - yum.

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Elevator , 4F, 218 Xin Le Lu (新乐路218号4楼) Xuhui Shanghai Shanghai 23 Jun

Sunday 24

NTS Radio Live from Shanghai

Critics' pick

A fantastic afternoon line-up for NTS Radio Live from Shanghai, with Yehaiyahan (aka ChaCha) playing a live set from 3pm, followed by a Chinese film soundtrack special in honour of Shanghai International Film Festival from China Social Club. Then Guangzhou-born, Xiamen-based producer Knopha ...

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Uptown Records 'n' Beer , 131 Yongfu Lu 24 Jun Free

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