2017 Guide to Halloween in Shekou, Shenzhen
24 Oct 2017
Welcome to a special Halloween edition of ShekouDaily's Weekend Newsletter. There are over 25 Halloween related events and activities in Shekou! PLUS...
26 businesses have also agreed to provide candy to trick-or-treating kids in costume from Friday through Tuesday!
We even have a few events listed here for those that don't necessarily enjoy the Halloween festivities, including a FREE movie screening at the IMAX in Shekou!
As usual, we'll continue to update the newsletter with new items as they become available so check back often.
Have a safe and happy Halloween!
Where to Buy Halloween Gear
If you still haven't found the perfect costume yet, you may still have time to buy it off taobao. If not, here's a list of places across Shenzhen to get your halloween gear. Note: Party Jumbo in Shekou has closed so aside from the Shekou Walmart, we don't have any really good shops here. We did list one place in Shekou though, for those of you that wait til the very last minute.
Hours of Operation: 7:00-23:00. Phone: 2681-6711 / 0755-26816712. Location: Nanhai Dadao and Dongbin Road, SHEKOU. Address in Chinese: 蛇口沃尔玛（深圳市蛇口南海大道和东滨路交汇处）
Hours of Operation: 8:00-22:30. Phone: 3302-2308. Location: Poly Culture Square -1 floor (Near The Kempinski Hotel). Address in Chinese: 家乐福保利店（南山区文心五路与海德一道交汇处保利文化广场负一楼）
Hours of Operation: 10-22:30. Phone: 8635-9900. Location: Number 101, Coastal city plaza. Address in Chinese: 吉之岛南山海岸城店（南山区文心五路海岸城广场）
Sungang Warehouse (Luohu)
Yes, I know this is far but if you're really into Halloween you may want to pay this place a visit. They have the widest selection of Halloween paraphernalia in town! Hours of Operation: 9-19:00. Phone: 8242-1119. Location: Number 10000, 1st Floor, Building B, Number 3, Baoan North Road, Luohu. (Pictured Above) Address in Chinese: 笋岗文具玩具礼品批发市场B栋1楼(罗湖区宝安北路1025)
Mao Yuan Wen Ju Dian (Shekou)
For those that couldn't make up their minds or just wanted to wait until the last minute, there's a stationary shop at #81 Hai Chang Street that sells various masks and other items that can be used to put together a fast and easy costume. Hours of Operation: 9am-9pm. Phone: 26682901. Address in Chinese: 蛇口海昌街81号
EVENTS FOR KIDS & FAMILIES
Each year, ShekouDaily organizes a self-guided "Trick or Treating Trail" so that children can enjoy the time-honored Halloween traditions right here in Shekou. This year, 26 businesses have confirmed they will be available to provide children (in costume) with treats! Since Halloween falls on a Tuesday, many schools and children's groups have let us know that their kids plan to dress up in costume on various days starting from Friday. So, to help as many children as possible have a good time, our 4th Annual Trick or Treating Trail of Shekou will go on from Friday October 27th to Tuesday October 31st! (Note: Not all businesses are available every day so please check the dates below). For a more legible list, or for the most up-to-date map with any last minute additions, click here.
Kids and adults are welcome to come enjoy Halloween at the new Hammock restaurant on the 3rd Floor of the Gateway One Shopping Center. Come dressed in your Halloween costume and enjoy 20% OFF Food & Drinks! To receive the discount just take a selfie of yourself in costume with either Hammock’s logo or Hammock food and share it in your moments.
Come enjoy a special Halloween themed BBQ on the beautifully situated DaPatio in Sea World, behind the Minghua Cruise Ship on Sunday from 5:30-9:30pm. Families can enjoy live music, lightshow, freeflow drinks and an all-you-can-eat buffet. Kids in costume get a special treat. DaPatio offers the best views of the light/water show and is a perfect environment to soak in LIVE music by members of Alien Encounter and friends while enjoying an all you can eat and drink BBQ. BBQ includes Hamburgers, Hotdogs, Chicken Breasts, Grilled pork chops, Chicken wings, Fried rice, French Fries, Garden salad, Fruits & more… PLUS All you can drink Tiger Beer, Sangria and Soft Drinks. All for just 100 RMB! Kids under 12 just 50 RMB. X-TA-SEA Sports Bar & Restaurant's Patio is located at Behind the Minghua Cruise Ship and can be reached at 26867649.
Events for Adults
Blu Bamboo is offering 4 Days of food and drink specials from 6pm to 3am Saturday through Tuesday. No details yet on what those specials are. I'll guess you'll just need to stop by and see for yourself. Blu Bamboo is located at 2F, 3-4 Xinghua Road, Hai Bin Garden and can be reached at 8827-8502.
FRIDAY OCTOBER 27TH
If you're ready to start your Halloween celebrations by Friday, head on down to a special Carnival Glow Party edition of Funky Friday at Baia Burger Concept in Sea World from 10pm. Baia Burger Concept is located on the 2nd Floor of Zone A #A2302 in Sea World.
Saturday October 28th
This is THE Halloween Pre-Party to start out your Saturday night! Take the lift to the 16th floor and you will be entering a different world, where you could find the best views in Shekou, best music, special drinks and Halloween themed foods. Get dressed up for a chance to win some mysterious prizes in multiple contests; like: * Most Horrifying Costume Award, * Most Fun Costume Award, * Most Creative Costume Award, and * Sexy Sexy Costume Award... For just RMB100/person (or Early bird: RMB80/person) you'll also enjoy: Halloween-themed finger foods, one free themed drink, a chance to win Lucky Draw Prizes, and a free drink at The Terrace's Halloween Party after 10pm. Party attendees can also buy RMB 20 drinks from a special Halloween Drinks menu all night long! There are too many awesome drink choices to list here. To view them all, click here. The Eden Garden Rooftop will be transformed into something you've never seen there before. Don't miss it! . Eden Garden Rooftop Bar - 16th Floor of the Hilton is located at 1177 Wanghai Rd and can be reached at 2162 8888 - 8501
Come dressed in your Halloween costume for hair raising live music, sexy costume contests, and sinful games at X-TA-SEA's Halloween Party Saturday October 28th from 10pm. Win up to 1,600 RMB in vouchers, sparkling wine and more prizes! Plus every customer in costume gets a free Halloween drink! Halloween Drink Special: Zombie Brain! 6 shots for just 100 RMB. . X-TA-SEA Sports Bar & Restaurant is located at First Floor Inside the Minghua Ship and can be reached at 26867649
Don't have a costume on Saturday? Come on down to the Terrace for free face painting in addition to prizes For Best Costume, a Spooky Halloween Dance Performance and a special "Games Of Thrones" performance from TAS starting from 10pm. Terrace is located at Seaworld Square (above Starbucks) and can be reached at 2682 9105.
Stop by Brew Magic Pub Saturday and Sunday for Witches brew punch for just 20RMB/glass, a free glass of Witches Brew if you're in costume, Bloody Marys for 35RMB... plus enjoy their happy hour prices from 4 pm until 9 pm. Brew Magic Pub is located at Coastal Rose Garden 2 #52 and can be reached at 2667-3229.
Enjoy 20% OFF food for lunch and dinner when wearing your costume at Enigma on Saturday Oct. 28th from 12pm-1am. During the "DAY OF THE DEAD" Halloween Party @Enigma, all guests can also enjoy 10% OFF all liquor bottles (beer excluded). Vampire, Michelada and Bloody Marys are only RMB50 plus their regular weekend specials are still on; including: the free nachos for teachers from 12-7pm (with valid teacher ID), Quesadillas 3pcs/50 RMB, and Buy 1 Get 1 FREE from 12-6pm on selected draft beer, bottle beer, mix drinks, cocktails & shots. House Red and White is also just White 188 RMB /bottle all day. Daily promotion items are not available, but of course, there's still Live Music by Mind The Gap from 9pm onwards. Enigma Bar & Restaurant is located at SHop No.6, Hai Bing Garden Business Centre and can be reached at 13509678583 or 15919592466.
Looking for a place to relax and enjoy some great food and unlimited drinks on Saturday night? If so, this is the place. Enjoy unlimited appetizers and freeflow Carlsberg draft beer, Tsingtao bottled beer, God Father Indian Beer, House Red and White Wine, Black Label Whiskey, Jack Daniels, Chivas, Smirnoff Vodka, Long Island Ice Teas, Mojitos and Margaritas for just 218 RMB per person or 58 RMB per child including unlimited soft drinks at Ma Ma Mia Indian Italian Bistro in Coastal Rose Garden 1 Shop #110.
Make your way down to Blu Bamboo Saturday from 10pm and enjoy a special Halloween Edition Retro Party with music from the 80s, 90s and early 00s; including Soca, Reggae, Afrobeats, R&B, HipHop and Rock. Blu Bamboo is located at 2F, 3-4 Xinghua Road, Hai Bin Garden and can be reached at 8827-8502
Enjoy live music by Flower Bridge from 10pm at McCawley's Sea World Halloween Party. Both McCawley's Sea World and Peninsula will also have prizes for best Halloween Costumes and Drink Specials: Bloody Mary ¥50 and Halloween Shooters: Test Tube Baby ¥100 / 6 shots. ¥35 / shot Brewdog Dead Pony Special Promotion from Saturday the 28th through Tuesday the 31st.
SORRY, THIS EVENT HAS SOLD OUT. Can't get enough of Sea World? Don't like sitting around one bar or party all night long? Then why not join Kick It's Halloween Bar Crawl/One Year Anniversary? They're starting at George & Dragon at 7pm on Saturday and they'll be crawling to 3 other bars over the night, starting and finishing in the central location of SeaWorld. It's FREE to join the crawl and it includes 3 FREE Shots plus drink specials all night! George & Dragon is located at Shop No 3, behind the Taizi Hotel on Taizi Road across from SeaWorld. Contact: Cam on WeChat 'elcamo' or Tom on WeChat 'repyourhood619' to RSVP and or get more info.
SOLD OUT: Rocky Horror Halloween Kiki
SORRY, THIS EVENT HAS SOLD OUT. If you're tired of Sea World, here's another event in Shekou that's a bit away from all the others. Crafty Marketing and SaturGays have teamed up to present a Halloween event inspired from the famous 70s movie Rocky Horror Picture Show. Saturgays, established in November 2016, holds various events, organized by Emma and Shane, at various locations across the city that bring in crowds not only from Shenzhen, but Hong Kong and Guangzhou. Their events are not only aimed at the LGBT community but for everyone with an open mind and lust for having a good time. Join them on October 28th from 8pm at The Peninsula Club for an event featuring performances from Stevie & Robyn (70s-00s music), craft beer, cocktails and more. Pre-Sale Tickets are 128rmb (includes glass of bubbly). Door Tickets are 150rmb (doesn’t include glass of bubbly). Scan the QR Code in the poster for pre-sale tickets. For Info and other inquires, add either of the following WeChat’s. Lanny221289 or Emmawinfield. The Peninsula Club is located at The Peninsula Phase 1, Jinshiji Road, Shekou | 金世纪路与望海路交汇处.
If you want to get even further away from Sea World, TAPS is about as far as you can go while still being in Shekou. This year it’s scare or be scared in TAPS' 1st halloween costume competition: TAPS Fright Night. On October 28th at TAPS Nanshan they will be holding a costume competition and special deals for everyone who participates. 10% off beer all day for everyone. If you come in a costume you can get 30% off beer all day. TAPS Brewpub Nanshan is located at Shop 136, 137 Anwanwu Rd, JunHuiXinTian Garden, Nanshan, Shenzhen (Behind All City North) and can be reached at 21616171.
If you're just not in the mood to celebrate Halloween or trick or treat-ing, head on down to George and Dragon Saturday from 6:30pm for a Chinese Double Ninth Festival celebration with their famous all-you-can-eat Pig-in-the-Box buffet! This Saturday only, in celebration of Double Ninth Festival, there's a special price of just 99 RMB! Call 2669 8564 or email email@example.com for reservations or more information. George and Dragon British Pub is located at Shop No 3, Behind Taizi Hotel, Taizi Road.
SUNDAY OCTOBER 29th
Bionic Brew's Sunday Sesh is back at Sihai Park Sunday from 2-7pm! Whether you just need to relax after all the Halloween parties on Saturday or are looking for another chance to wear a costume, stop by the park for some cold craft beers. Extra points to anyone who shows up in a Halloween costume. PRICING Free Flow Beer | 120RMB prepaid via WeChat or Beer | 40RMB / Glass on site Contact：firstname.lastname@example.org. Sihai Park is located at No. 6 Gongyuan Road.
TUESDAY OCTOBER 31ST
We have 40 FREE Tickets to watch the brand new movie 'Geostorm' at the IMAX Lumiere Pavilions at the Gateway One Shopping Center in Shekou. Join us for this special ShekouDaily Free Movie Night courtesy of Lumiere Pavilions. The movie starts on Tuesday at 6:50pm. As an extra bonus, Hammock Bar & Restaurant, next to the IMAX, has offered each of these ticket holders 20% OFF Food and Buy 1 Get 1 Free Drinks when they come in and show this ticket stub anytime from October 31st to November 30th! Click here to learn how to join us.
La Maison gets haunted WITH Halloween spirit on Tuesday the 31st and will be celebrating All-Hallows Eve the French Way... with delicious food! Stop by La Maison on Halloween night to enjoy a very special dinner including a Butternut with old Comté & Sweet Almond Appetizer for 65RMB and a main course of Beef Short Ribs glazed with Grilled Onion and Capers for 140 RMB . La Maison is located at shop #108, Coastal Rose Garden 1 on Wang Hai Lu.
If you're looking for a late night Halloween party on the 31st, stop by Miami Shawerma & Bar where they'll be partying until 4am with free drinks, games and gifts. Miama Bar is located at 145 HaiChang Street near the corner of Kangle Lu.
That's it for now, but remember to check back and visit ShekouDaily before the big day for the latest information. There are sure to be more events popping up throughout the week.
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