2020 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. 24 – Feb. 10
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 3rd 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 3rd China International Import Expo remains committed to trade liberalization and economic globalization.
4. Tourism Festival
|Festival Time in Shanghai|
Time: Sep.15 to Oct.6
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 Haiwan Half Marathon
It has two race categories, including the 13 miles (21 kilometers) run and the 4 miles (7 kilometers) fun run. Both Chinese and foreigners can join the event. The half marathon should be finished within 3 hours and the fun run within 1.5 hours.
6. NBA China Games
Place: Shanghai Mercedes – Benz Arena
NBA China Games has been successfully held for 12 years. Every October, several selected NBA teams have basketball matches in Shanghai.
7. The 21th Annual Ring Expo in China
Place: Shanghai New International Expo Center
Adhering to the excellent quality of the global environmental brand exhibition IFAT Germany for 50 years, the Annual Ring Expo in China will gather the world's top sewage treatment, water supply and drainage, solid waste treatment, Cutting-edge technologies and the latest solutions in the field of environmental pollution control.
8. FHC 2020 China
Place: Shanghai New International Expo Center
After 23 years of development, FHC has become the industry's leading trade show. It is a platform for the food and beverage and hotel industries to enter the Chinese market. A total of 3,000 companies from 48 countries and regions participated in the last exhibition. The exhibition area expanded to 120,000 square meters. The three-day exhibition welcomed a total of 118,274 professional visitors, and the attendance rate increased by 23% over the past.
9. China Wedding Expo 2020
Place: Shanghai National Exhibition & Convention Center (NECC)
Shanghai International Wedding Photographic Equipment Exhibition (China Wedding Expo) has become the largest and most influential industry event in China and even the global wedding industry. The Shanghai International Wedding Photographic Equipment Exhibition had a total area of 150,000 square meters. The 650 participating companies were from the United States, Italy, France, Ukraine, Russia, Spain, Malaysia, Japan, Singapore, South Korea, Turkey, Hong Kong and other countries and regions.
10. World Travel Fair 2020
Place: Shanghai Exhibition Center
Shanghai World Travel Fair is a travel exhibition co-organized by Shanghai Culture and Tourism Bureau. As one of the premier annual tourism procurement events in China, the World Travel Fair always insists on organizing high-quality tourism resources and tourism service companies at home and abroad, presenting rich and diverse tourism resources to domestic tourism buyers and many travel enthusiasts.
2020 Shanghai Events by Month
|January||New Year Bell Striking||Dec. 31 – Jan. 1 |
|2020 4th International Conference on Economics, Fiance and Statistics||Jan.1|
|February||21th China International Agricultural Chemicals and Plant Protection Exhibition||Feb. 24 - 26|
|2020 4th Smart Home Asia Summit & Mini Expo 2020||Feb. 13 - 14|
|March||The 10th China Digital Marketing and E-commerce Innovation Summit||Mar. 5 - 6|
|Peach Blossom Festival||late Mar. to early Apr.|
|April||Longhua Temple Fair||Mar.26 - Apr.1|
|F1 Chinese Grand Prix||Apr. 17 – 19|
|May||International Tea Culture Festival||Mid May|
|Longines Global Champion Tour||May 8 - 10|
|June||International Film Festival||Jun. 8 - 12|
|2020 China International Pension, Assistive Device and Rehabilitation Medical Expo||Jun. 11 - 13|
|July||The 20th China (International) Motor Expo And Forum 2020||Jul. 8 - 10|
|The 114th China General Merchandise Fair and China Modern Household Goods Fair||July 23 - 25|
|August||2020 International Franchise Exhibition||Aug. 14 - 16|
|The 12th International Lithium Battery Industry Fair||Aug. 26 - 28|
|September||The 2020 International Exhibition of Smart Home||Sept. 2 - 4|
|2020 China International Advertising Show||Sept.17 - 19|
|October||China International Exhibition All about Printing Technology & Equipment||Oct.12 - 16|
|2020 China International Exhibition of Musical Instruments||Oct.28 - 31|
|November||2020 33th International Franchise Exhibition;||Nov.10 - 12|
|2020 Shanghai Steam Culture Week Electronic Smoke Exhibition||Nov. 16 - 18|
|December||China International Concrete Industry Exhibition 2020||Dec.9-11|
|Bus Expo 2020||Dec. 14 - 16|
You May Like
Thank you and more power!
The 17th CBME: children's show 2017/7/19---2017/7/21
The 111th Chinese grocery commodities fair and Chinese modern household goods exposition 2017/8/3---2017/8/5
The 14th Shanghai International Model Exhibition 2017/8/18---2017/8/20
The 20th Asia pet exhibition (2017) 2017/8/24---2017/8/27
Famous brand of world trade 2017 expo 2017/9/13---2017/9/17
2017 China (Shanghai) children's exposition 2017/9/16---2017/9/17
2017 China Licensing Expo 2017/10/18---2017/10/20
China International Baby Articles Fair 2017/10/18---2017/10/20
Thanks a lot
What kind of events do you prefer to see? If you can tell me more detail information, I may help you to find more exact and detail information.