2019 Top 10 Events in Shanghai
1. New Year Bell Striking
Time: New Year’s Eve
Place: Longhua Temple
On the last day of each year, many locals and even foreigners head to the Longhua Temple to take part in the New Year celebration: Bell Striking at 00:00. The bell is expected to strike for 108 times, which means dispel the misery of the old year and welcome good luck in the New Year. Apart from that, visitors can watch folk performances, guess the lantern riddles and make wishes before the prayer wall.
2. Yu Garden Lantern Festival
Time: Jan. 21 – Feb. 22
Place: Yu Garden
As night comes, all the delicate handmade lanterns light up the sky and add carnival atmosphere. What may surprise you is that all the lanterns are designed in life-like images with colorful textile cover on. Itching to have a look?
3. The 2nd China International Import Expo
Time: Nov. 5 - 10
Place: Shanghai International Expo Centre
The exhibition includes eight main parts, covering Sci-tech life, automobile, high-end equipment, intelligent manufacturing, medical equipment, quality life, trade in services and agricultural products. The 2nd China International Import Expo remains committed to trade liberalization and economic globalization.
4. Tourism Festival
|Festival Time in Shanghai|
Time: Sep.7 to late September
Place: along the shore of Huangpu River
Most activities are closely related to sightseeing, dining, shopping, entertaining and exhibitions, fully showing visitors the irresistible charm of the city. Opening ceremonial grand parade, carnival and cruise ship parade across Huangpu River must highlight your Shanghai trip during this time.
5. Shanghai Sheshan Half Marathon
The deadline for application ends at 18:00 on February 28th. As one of the most influential marathon events in Shanghai, Sheshan Half Marathon aims to fully showcase the Shanghai culture and thriving development. At the same time, artificial intelligence, new materials and other emerging industries and high-tech products will also be presented here.
6. NBA China Games: Los Angeles Lakers VS Brooklyn Nets
Place: Shanghai Mercedes – Benz Arena
Los Angeles Lakers will fight against Brooklyn Nets, which will be a fantastic game show that cannot be missed for many fans. Apart from the basketball game, visitors will also watch other splendid performance shown by pop stars.
7. AWE Shanghai 2019
Place: Shanghai New International Expo Center
AWE is short from Appliance & Electronics World Expo. This exhibition has been one of the world's three major home appliances and consumer electronics show. During this time, nearly a thousand companies will exhibit their products in over 10 exhibition halls. The major categories of the products cover home audio, kitchen & bathroom electric appliance, digital products, etc.
8. IE Expo
Place: Shanghai New International Expo Center
The IE Expo is a professional exhibition focusing on solutions to environmental problems such as water, air, soil and waste. There are over 2 thousand participating enterprises from domestic and abroad, like Germany, Italy, EU, Denmark, US, and Austria. The perfect equipment and advanced technology displayed in this exhibition provide an efficient technology exchange platform for the industries. What’s more, it also provides an excellent trade opportunity for the technology and equipment suppliers in the field of environmental protection worldwide.
9. 21st China Shanghai International Arts Festival
Place: Grand Theater
First held in 1999, 21st International Arts Festival will be divided into four parts: music show, dancing performance, traditional opera and art exhibition. The arts festival gathers first-class classics, promoting original works and spreading creative culture.
10. 2019 GMTIC
Place: Shanghai Marriott Hotel
GMTIC is abbreviating from Global Mar Tech Innovation Conference. The agenda of the GMTIC is set for brand owners, retailers, senior marketing personnel, information technology, digital marketing executives and experts. It mainly discusses the digital transformation of enterprises enabled by today's marketing technology, the future prospect of smart retail, how to upgrade new business with artificial intelligence and so on.
2019 Shanghai Events by Month
|January||New Year Bell Striking||Dec. 31 – Jan. 1 |
|China E-Commerce Annual Conference||Jan.17|
|February||TCT Asia||Feb. 21 - 23|
|AI Future Medical Conference||Feb. 28|
|March||FPD China 2019||Mar. 20 - 22|
|Peach Blossom Festival||Late March to early April|
|April||Longhua Temple Fair||Apr.7 - Apr.13|
|F1 Chinese Grand Prix||Apr. 12 – 14|
|May||International Tea Culture Festival||May 5 - 12|
|Longines Global Champion Tour||May 3 - 5|
|June||International Film Festival||Jun.15 - 24|
|2019 5th Asia Future Fintech Conference||Jun. 26 - 27|
|July||Smart Industry Exhibition||Jul. 3 - 5|
|EVTech Shanghai 2019||July 8th|
|August||Jewelry & Gem Fair||Aug. 15 - 17|
|Pet Fair 2019||Aug. 21 - 25|
|September||Rubber Tech China 2019||Sept.18 - 20|
|Waterchem China 2019||Sept.18 - 20|
|October||China International Hardware Show||Oct.10 - 12|
|China Toy Expo & China Kids Expo||Oct.16 - 18|
|November||Shanghai International Marathon||Nov.18th|
|FHC China 2019||Nov. 12 - 14|
|December||2019 Private Label Fair||Dec.10-12|
|World of Concrete Asia 2019||Dec. 11 - 13|
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