It may only be November, but the schools in Shanghai are already getting into the holiday spirit. Here are some of the fun and festive events they have in store for the Shanghai community over the coming weeks. Don’t miss your chance to visit Santa’s Grotto, shop around the markets, sample delicious food and enjoy celebrating the season.
The annual Concordia PSO Christmas Bazaar is just around the corner on Saturday, November 17. Come early for your special photo with Santa, scrumptious holiday cakes, cookies and goodies and fun, festive activities for your children. Save time in your holiday shopping with beautiful fresh ruby-red poinsettias or find the perfect holiday gift from over 150 high-quality vendors, including hand-crafted, hard-to-find presents. At the same time, enjoy a delicious lunch from a variety of restaurants, and enter for your chance to win a raffle prize. A special event to celebrate with family and friends, so mark your calendars.
Don’t miss this year’s Wellington Winter Wonderland Christmas Bazaar. The event is hosted by the Friends of Wellington and features over 100 vendors, arts and crafts, activities for all ages and a chance to have your photo taken with Mr. and Mrs. Claus. Entrance is free of charge, and everyone is welcome!
This holiday season, join the festivities with the SCIS Community at their inaugural SCIS Winter Carnival hosted at the Hongqiao Main Campus. They have partnered with the Community Center Shanghai (CCS) who will host their annual winter bazaar full of great holiday shopping, delicious foods and warming winter drinks. SCIS will provide the fun, including games, activities and entertainment for the entire family, with a few winter surprises you won’t want to miss. Admission is free, and all family and friends of SCIS are invited to join them for a day of fun. Other activities include gingerbread house decoration, robot games, face painting, fingernail art, train ride, ice-skating (bring your own skates), entertainment and much more!
One of the most exciting days for the community is the school's Winter Fair – an array of fun and activities for the whole family. Events include musical performances with carols, singing, rock bands and dancing. There are also games, a vendor stalls for shopping and food, and many activities for young and old. The Winter Fair is a significant fundraising event for the school community with the funds going towards college services and supporting valuable Friend of Dulwich events and charity partners.
What better way to get into the Christmas spirit than the BISS Puxi Christmas Fair? This year BISS Puxi will hold their annual Christmas Fair on on December 1, at BISS Puxi. Fun, food and festivities will be all around the school as the whole BISS Puxi community comes together to celebrate this special time of year.
Dec 6-7: Harrow International School Shanghai
Join Harrow Shanghai at their annual Winter Festival over December 6-7 in the school's sports hall. Enjoy a selection of seasonal music and celebrate the coming of winter with the students of Harrow Shanghai. All families welcome, no tickets required.