Shanghai events

Shanghai events 2017, festivals, parades, music festivals, family events, fireworks, trade shows, classical concerts in Shanghai China.

Traditional and modern city in China, there is a lot to see and do in Shanghai. The new year starts with the annual Spring Festival.

Shanghai events 2018

Chinese New Year in February 16 2018. Traditional performances and fireworks in Shanghai.

Shanghai East China Fair in Shanghai March 1 to 5 2018 at the New International Expo Center Pudong. 

Lantern Festival is the end of the Chinese New Year on March 2 2018. Beautiful Lanterns display at the Yu Gardens. Try out these special treats called yuanyiao (sweet rice balls).

Design Shanghai in March 14 to 17 2018 at Shanghai Exhibition Centre. Trade show in Shanghai.

Spring China Restaurant Week in March. Dining event in Shanghai.

Shanghai Electronica China is a trade fair in Shanghai on March 14 to 16 2018. SNIEC

Hotelex Shanghai in March at Shanghai New International Expo Center. hospitality equipment & supply Expo in Shanghai.

Shanghai Lantern Festival

Shanghai events 2017

Shanghai classical events
  • Concerts in Shanghai Symphony Hall
  • Shanghai Symphony Orchestra
  • Exceptional concerts

Qing Ming Festival is a celebration in Shanghai on April 5 2017. The festival is also known as Tomb Sweeping Day. Official public holidays in Shanghai.

Shanghai Fashion Week in April 7 to 14 2017.

Shanghai Chinese F1 Grand Prix in Shanghai April 7 to 9 2017.

Auto Shanghai in April 21 to 28 2017 at Shanghai New International Expo Centre.

Boat Show in Shanghai on April 26 to 29 2017 at Shanghai World Expo Exhibition & Convention Center.

Shanghai Expo Build China on April 26 to 28 2017 at Shanghai New International Expo Center. Building decoration fair Shanghai.

May Day in Shanghai on May 1st 2017. Fireworks in Shanghai.

Bakery China in Shanghai May 10 to 13 2017 at Shanghai New Expo Center.

China Beauty Expo on May 23, 24, 25 2017 in Shanghai New International Expo Center.

Dragon Boat Festival in Shanghai on May 30 2017. Try out the Zongzi (sticky rice with different fillings).

Aquatech China Shanghai in June 7 to 9 2017 in China Expo Convention and Exhibition Complex.

Shanghai Film Fest in June.

Osmanthus Festival in August in the park in Shanghai. Beautiful Osmanthus flowers, taste some sweet and traditional tea.

Shanghai Pet Fair is a professional trade show in Shanghai August 24 to 27 2017 at Shanghai World Expo.

Night of Sevens or Qixi Festival in Shanghai on August 28 2017. It's the equivalent of Valentine's Day Romantic gifts and dinners.

Shanghai Furniture China expo in September 12 to 15 2017 at the Shanghai New Int'l Expo Centre.

The Expat Show in Shanghai September 8 to 10th 2017 at the Shanghai Exhibition Center

Photo Shanghai on September 8 to 10th 2017 at Shanghai Exhibition Centre.

Shanghai Tourism Festival on September 8 to 13th 2017. The events start with an opening parade.

Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival on October 4th. Time with family. The food specialties of the festival are the moon cakes.

JZ Jazz festival in September in Century Park, Pudong district.

China National Day on October 1st 2017. Fireworks in Shanghai.

Bakery China Autumn in Shanghai October 25 to 27 2017 at Shanghai New Expo Center.

Double Ninth Festival on October 28 2017. Shows and concerts in Shanghai.

Shanghai Contemporary Art Fair in November 10 to 12 2017.

Children's Book Fair in Shanghai on November 17 to 19 2017 at the Shanghai World Expo Exhibition Centre.

China International Gold, Jewellery & Gem Fair in November 17 to 20 2017 at Shanghai Exibiition Center.

Exhibition on Textile Industry in Shanghai November 27 to 30 2017.

Automechanika in Shanghai December 11 to 15 2017 at Shanghai national Exhitbiition Centre. Auto trade fair.

Winter Solstice Festival on December 22 2017. Shanghai events end of the year. 

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Shanghai, China


New Year's Day


Chinese New Year


Lantern Festival 

Design Shanghai 

Shanghai East China Fair 


Qing Ming Festival 

Shanghai Fashion Week 

Boat Show 


May Day 

Bakery China 

China Beauty Expo


Dragon Boat Festival




Night of Sevens 


Shanghai Tourism Festival 

Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival 

JZ Jazz festival


Shanghai National Day

Double Ninth Festival 


Shanghai Art Fair 


Winter Solstice Festival

Shanghai attractions

The Old City

The Pudong

The Bund