Friday: Tribal Moons at Camel Bar
Kunming's Tribal Moons will be playing tonight at the Camel Bar on Tuodong Lu. Music starts at 10:00 and there will be 'special drinks' available for 10 yuan. Entry is free.
Friday: Rave party at Cargo Club
Cargo Club will hold its first rave party tonight with music supplied by DJs Tormod and Shonny. Complimentary drinks can be reserved in advance by calling Alyssa at 15808815075. Music starts at 10, entry is free.
Friday: Fluo party at Uprock
Uprock will be breaking out the blacklights for its third Fluo party tonight. Music will be provided by DJs Yan and Maxi, who will be joined by VJs Au and Pixy plus samples by M-Laox. Tunes start at 10:00, entry is free.
Saturday: Yunfest 2009 opening day
The Yunfest 2009 documentary festival will start bright and early Saturday morning at 9:00 at the Yunnan Provincial Library on Cuihu Nan Lu. For a list of the films that will be shown over the coming week, check out Yunfest's schedule of events. To find out about more about some of the highlights of the festival, take a look at GoKunming's Yunfest preview.
Saturday: Movie night at TCG Nordica
TCG Nordica will be holding another movie night on Saturday at 8 pm. Saturday's movie will be the drama/comedy "The Celebration" by director Thomas Vinterberg. Entry is free.
Saturday: Chapter One closing party
After nearly five years on Wenlin Jie Chapter One will be changing ownership this weekend, with Saturday its last night under the ownership of Piers/Gordy/Amy. The evening's stated goal: drinking the bar dry. Party starts at 9:00, entry is free.
Saturday: Soma Soundsystem at Speakeasy Bar
Speakeasy Bar will host a night of music by DJ Soma who is bringing the Soma Soundsystem experience from Mexico to Kunming. Support will be provided by DJ Yan and 10 yuan tequila shots. Music starts at 10:00, entry is free.
Saturday: DJ Professor Kris at Uprock
Saturday night Uprock will host a a semi-retirement show for DJ Professor Kris, who is preparing to go on a sabbatical of as-yet-unknown length. Dancing starts at 10, entry is free.