Join our 2nd annual Halloween bash at LOHAUS on Friday Oct. 31! Trick or treat, pumpkin carving, cosplay, contests and more, it's a scary and fun way to spend your evening while meeting new friends in the LOHAUS community.
Our Halloween party is not at a bar or club, it is in our Yongjia Road old lane house, on six floors including a rooftop. We're planning a Halloween extravaganza with friends, food, and festivities that are part of the traditional Halloween celebrations around the world. Where else are you going to find pumpkin carving, horror movies and our special haunted haus, all in one place?
1 Cosplay show and contest
Be a vampire or Batman, a Sailor Moon or an elf, the more exaggerated the better. If this is not something you can arrange in time, please wear something in orange or other Halloween color instead and we will have some basic Halloween props on hand.
We'll also have some face painting and other fun things ready for you to try.
Prizes for best costumes throughout the evening.
2 Making your own pumpkin lantern
If you sign up in advance and prepay, you will have a chance to carve your own pumpkin in our special carving area. We'll have candles and decorations and carving tools on hand, all your have to do is prepay to reserve your pumpkin and you can take it home, or walk the streets of Shanghai like the Headless Horseman all night if you wish!
3 Watching a horror movie and Halloween culture sharing
A dark room, a horror story on the screen, don’t scream too loud!
Organized by LOHAUS friend Jerel Bonner, we'll be showing some Halloween horror classics along with interesting customs and
4 Eating and drinking
We'll have lots of delicious Italian pizzas, handmade sausage rolls, varrieties of pumpkin snacks, as well as two premium drinks, beer, wine or cocktail. for everyone. Also lots of candy and sweets, what would Halloween be without it.
5 Lucky draw
We have some additional prizes on hand for a lucky draw at the end of the evening.
6 Optional pub crawl after 9:30
For those who want to continue the evening, we'll suggest going to Yongkang Road, just two blocks away from LOHAUS, where they are going to have a lot of Halloween drinking and dancing. We'll announce a group departure near the end of the night to keep the party going for those who want to meet even more ghouls and witches.
Date : Oct. 31st (Friday)
Time : 7- 10 p.m. (registration opens at 6:30)
Venue : LOHAUS, Yongjia Road #50
Questions? Please email contact @ lohaus.cn
LOHAUS is Shanghai's Loft of Health and Urban Sustainability. It is a social enterprise dedicated to ideas and action that promote sustainable living in the city. As part of its social enterprise business model, LOHAUS offers event space, meeting rooms, and co-working services. It also hosts events and makes social impact investments using the proceeds of its business model.
Find out more at www.lohaus.cn (http://www.lohaus.cn/)
Frequently Asked Questions
Is there any charge for this meetup?
Prepay rate: 150 RMB, plus get a pumpkin carving experience (only available for prepay because we have to buy and reserve the pumpkins) and including two drinks, desserts, appetizers, candy, activities, contests and more.
At the door rate: 200 RMB, including two drinks, desserts, appetizers candy, activities, contests and more.
For prepayment you can pay in person at LOHAUS at least a day before the event, or prepay on WeChat if you have set up WeChat wallet on your phone. Please add the official WeChat ID: LOHAUS 乐豪斯 and look for the event listing, go to the bottom of its page, and look for the "阅读原文"link. Click it and you will be sent to the LOHAUS WeChat Shop page where you can buy the ticket online. Note: International editions of WeChat may have difficulty using this feature unless you have installed Chinese bank card payment wallet functionality.
Here's a post in English (http://mp.weixin.qq.com/s?__biz=MzA4Nzg1MTIzNQ==&mid=200415277&idx=1&sn=a46451de9fef039659db28f347acacf3#rd) on how International (English edition) WeChat users can set up the WeChat payments.
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Where is the meetup held?
LOHAUS on Yongjia Road #50, near Shanxi Road South, is our regular meeting location. You can get here by subway (go to either Shanxi Road South Station or Jiashan Road Station), bus or car.
Public Transportation: The nearest subway station is South Shaanxi Road Station on Line 1 and Line 10. Jiashan Road Station on Line 9 is also close. Bus lines are nearby such as line 96, 104, 911, 167, 42, 920, 926, 128, 146, 24 and others.
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