Year: 2016

Nightshift Jazz Band

Nightshift is a Jazz band based in Chengdu, Sichuan. 四川成都的爵士乐队  Very experienced professional jazz band, to make your event more exciting and classy.夜班乐队(和主唱)与东游记 (萨克斯钢琴架子鼓爵士三重奏)是一个经验丰富专业的乐队,为让您的活动更带劲和高大上。Available in all configurations:可选各种乐队组合:*Quartet: Singer, piano, drums, saxophone四重奏:主唱,钢琴,架子鼓,萨克斯*Trio: Singer, piano, drums or saxophone, piano, drums 三重奏:主唱,钢琴,架子鼓或者 萨克斯,钢琴,架子鼓*Duo: Singer

2016 Chengdu Christmas Events

Where to enjoy Christmas in the Chengdu? Check out this overview of Restaurant offers, scrumptious Hotel Dinners & Parties1. 餐厅/ Restaurants12月22-31日/ December 22-31Xmas/ NY Raclette @ The Beer Nest IIRaclette incl. melted cheese, ham, baked potatoes, bread and salad. 拉克莱特奶酪,火腿,土豆,小黄瓜包菜,面包,沙拉*场地/ Venue: 啤酒窝2/

Deal of the Week – Christmas & New Years Raclette

Deal of the Week: X-Mas & New Years Raclette Followers of Chengdu-Expat WeChat receive a weekly special deal on a great product or service in Chengdu, available every Monday.This Week The Beer Nest II are offering a Christmas Special of Artisan Raclette

Surviving the Winter Pollution in Chengdu

Here’s How to Survive Winter Pollution in the ‘Du Like many of China’s rapidly growing cities, the air quality in Chengdu has continued to deteriorate over the last few years causing concern to both locals and the international community. It now frequently

Chengdu-Expat 2016 Award Party Recap

The Party!2016 Chengdu-Expat AwardsWednesday night was the Chengdu Expat 2016 Awards party, we hope all who came had a great time, everyone looked beautiful! The winners of each category were announced, and given their awards. The event started at 7pm

Chengdu International Club 2016 Holiday Bazaar Recap

The Chengdu International Club’s 2016 Holiday Bazaar was a great success. Held on November 19th at Chengdu International School for one day only, the numbers were astounding. We had over 100 vendors, over 3000 attendees, and raised over 280,000 RMB

Bike-Sharing in Chengdu

 Peddling The Streets of ChengduThe Growth of China’s Competitive Bike-Sharing Industry  Even though pollution has been very high in Chengdu, the popularity of colourful public bikes did not hesitate to make their emergence. These bikes have definitely been brightening up the smoggy streets

My [Twilight] Weekender

Twan Roubroeks co-founder of Berlin Haus describes his weekends in the ‘duAfter studying Finance and Economics, Dutch born Twan left the banking world behind to become a part of Chengdu’s exciting and flourishing expat community. Emerging onto the bar scene

Deal of the Week – Extravagant Yak

Followers of Chengdu-Expat WeChat receive a weekly special deal on a great product or service in Chengdu, available from every Monday. Looking for an end of the year evening out? Need to buy a gift for someone that has everything? Experience

Voting is Over! Thanks to all who took Part!

Voting is Over! Thanks to all who took Part!The 2016 Chengdu Expat awards have officially been launched! In order to celebrate the best of what the ‘du has to offer, we have carefully selected 12 categories which we feel reflect

Chengdu New Year Events and Parties

Check out where to enjoy New Year in Chengdu. Start 2017 with drinks, friends  and merriment. 看看成都哪里可以和家人\朋友一块儿过新年.1. 餐厅/ Restaurants12月31日/ December 31: BBQ BRAAI @ The Beer Nest IIA special South African style Barbecue called a BRAAI – meat, drinks, friends  and merriment票价: 提前预定烧烤套餐(直到10月19日): 120元当日票价: 150元*场地/ Venue: 啤酒窝2/ The Beer Nest

The Chengdu Carrefour Delivery App

Since December the lucky inhabitants of Shanghai have been able to use the new Carrefour app, which allows you to have your shopping delivered to most districts within 3 hours from your phone. It was then rolled out in Beijing and finally this week the app (which

My [Hoppy] Weekender

Ella – Marketing manager, party girl, and founder of Green Foods describes her weekends in the ‘Du. Ella spent 6 years in Beijing as a bar manager at one of Beijing’s craft beer breweries and has come back to Chengdu just

Nominating for the Best of the ‘Du at the CDIS Holiday Bazaar

 Nominating for the Best of the ‘Du at the CDIS Holiday BazaarThis Saturday Chengdu Expat attended the annual CDIS Holiday Bazaar to kick start the festive celebrations. This year, amongst the food, dancing, music and beer tasting, we took the opportunity to

My [Community] Weekender

My [Community] Weekender.Diane Sonar CDIS Community Relations Director has spent over a decade in the city and talks community, culture and how she spends her weekends in the ‘Du.Diane came to Chengdu in 2004 so is now in her eleventh year

My [Tasty] Weekender.

Jordan Porter  – Gastronaught and founder of Chengdu Food Tours describes his weekend in the ‘DuCanadian born Jordan came to Chengdu in 2010 to study, but ended up embarking on a much longer journey of cultural learning and self-discovery than

Guide to buy Halloween stuff in Chengdu

It’s not always easy finding the things you need in Chengdu for the Donald Trump costume you’ve been dreaming about… So here’s a guide to where you can stock up on fake bloody and fangs… At www.taobao.com you really can

The Temple Café Launches New Menu

The Temple Café Launches New Menu. Inspired by the Timeless Fresh Bistro Experience.In October 2016, The Temple Café has launched a brand new concept menu created by French chef Jerome Merlo. Embracing a wholesome “Farm to Table” concept, the new

Coffee in Chengdu – The Daily Grind

Lusting after a proper cup of joe in Chengdu? The Chengdu-Expat team spills the beans on where best to get your daily caffeine hit in the ‘Du. Long gone are the days in South West China where the only coffee drinks

Deal of the Week – La Cave 2

Followers of Chengdu-Expat WeChat receive a weekly special deal on a great product or service in Chengdu, available every Monday.This Week                                 To celebrate the recent opening of La Cave 2, this French run wine bar and wine wholesaler are offering 3