Friday: Live rock at The Hump Bar
"Raucous" Scottish folk band Scotch on the Rocks will play The Hump Bar tonight. Kilts are welcome at the free 9:30pm show.
Friday: Hat Hair party at Uprock
DJs Shonny, Tonny and Wei will be playing the latest hip hop tracks at Uprock tonight. Don your chapeaux: shots of tequila will be 10 yuan to anyone wearing a hat to the free 10pm party.
Friday & Saturday: Live music at 1895 Movie Bar
David and Steve from the Great Apes play a free acoustic set of pop, blues and reggae covers and originals at 1895 Movie Bar tonight. Saturday The Great Apes Trio (David, Philippe and Charlie) play a free show. Both shows start at 10pm with bottles of Stella Artois for 12 yuan.
Friday & Saturday: Solo shows at 1896 Sports Bar
Joost plays modern and not-so-old folk and pop tunes tonight at 1896 Sports Bar. On Saturday, Eddy Kneefel plays his soulful mix of acoustic covers and originals. The music is free and starts at 10pm on both days with white wine sangria free for the first glass and 10 yuan thereafter.
Saturday: Christmas bazaar at Beichen Fortune Center
There will be vendors selling a range of gifts and Christmas-related goods in the area in front of the Pizza Hut at the Beichen Fortune Center on Saturday. Items for sale will include crafts, jewelry, Christmas decorations, books, small furniture, food, baked goods, hot and cold drinks and there will also be live music. The bazaar runs from 9am to 9pm.
Saturday: Lucia celebration at TCG Nordica
TCG Nordica celebrates the northern European festival of Lucia Saturday with a 50 yuan buffet at 5:30pm and a 10 yuan concert at 8pm. More information is available here.
Saturday: Live local music at The Hump Bar
Wa ethnic minority rock and reggae band Sigangli will play at The Hump bar on Saturday night. The free concert starts at 9:30pm.
Sunday: Brunch at Lazy Bones
The Sunday brunch at Lazy Bones Restaurant will include English & American breakfasts, pancakes, french toast, burgers and ribs, Italian specials, a make-your-own bloody mary bar and mimosa and beer specials. The meal runs from noon to 5pm.
Sunday: Roast at Slice of Heaven
The Sunday Roast at Slice of Heaven will include a hot beef roast, red wine mushroom gravy, roast potatoes, vegetables and a hot winter pudding for dessert. The 60-yuan meal starts at 6pm and is by reservation only. Make a reservation at 15911594187 or bduff98 (at) gmail.com.