Adrian has lived in Yunnan since 2007, including two-and-a-half years in Xizhou, near Dali. He has been involved in hospitality projects in Xizhou, Lijiang and Kunming and enjoys exploring the province’s remote regions.
Yereth Jansen (杨森) is CEO at GoKunming. He specialises in photography, web development and graphic design. Having traveled throughout the country in the two years before, he made Kunming, China his home in 2009. You can find him on Facebook, Google+, LinkedIn and Weibo.
Patrick first came to Yunnan in 1999 as a penniless and wide-eyed tourist. He has lived in China on and off since then, including stints in Dali and Shanghai. He has written about China for books, newspapers and magazines. Patrick moved to Kunming in 2009.
Philippe Semanaz is a musician who moved to Kunming in 2008. He has been the drummer in many local bands and hosts open-mic nights across the city. He also works in the travel industry and recently became entertainment liaison at GoKunming. You can find him on Facebook, Google+ and Weibo.
Saturday, May 25
Kunming's Best Jazz: Zoltan's Jazz Trio plays two great sets. 8:30pm, free entry
3rd Improvisation Dance Workshop by Vangelis Legakis, 120 yuan/person, 7-9:30pm
Paper Memory: solo exhibition by Xue Tao, 9pm, free entry
Drama: Hitler's Belly, 8pm, 100-580 yuan
Champions League Final: Bor Dortmund vs Bayern Munich, 2:45pm, free entry
Local legend John Nevada Lundemo teams up with Joost playing Blues and Rock`n`Roll, 10pm; single malt whisky of the week: Ardbeg 10-year 30% off, free entry
Live pub music with gin and tonics on special, 15 yuan singles/25 yuan doubles, 9pm, free entry
Final performance (dancing & singing) from the Swedish Students, 8pm, free entry
DJ Swei playing minimal techno, 11pm, free entry
A Local Affair: with DJ Cheng Cheng and DJ Mao mixing up break-beat, house and tech-house, 10pm, free entry
Day 2 of the Kunming Nandu Music Festival II with many local bands, 6-10pm, free entry
Gin or vodka cocktails on special all day: 10 yuan for singles/20 yuan for doubles
Vietnamese spring rolls with Du, 6pm, free entry
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