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Have a date with Maksim Mrvica on Valentine’s Day | Feb. 14

Popular pianist Maksim Mrvica, who gives recitals in Shenzhen almost every year, will return to town and collaborate with 1,000 Chinese children to play piano together at a concert Feb. 14.

Renowned Zigong lanterns light up Splendid China | Until Feb. 16

The beautiful Zigong Lantern Show, the best of its kind in China, has lit up Splendid China·China Folk Culture Villages in Nanshan District to welcome the Spring Festival (Jan. 25) and the Lantern...

Meet Cao Wenxuan next week | Jan. 18

Chinese novelist Cao Wenxuan, best known for his works of children’s literature, will meet Shenzhen readers Jan. 18 at Shenzhen Book City’s Longgang Store.

Finely designed books on display | Until Mar. 15

Finely-designed books that won the “Best Books From All Over the World” competition are on display at the “The Choice of Leipzig” exhibition at the Sea World Culture and Arts Center.

‘The Little Match Girl’ to be staged | Jan. 10-11

French musical “The Little Match Girl,” produced by Double D Productions, is a fantastic adventure full of twists and turns.

Traditional carnival opens for the Year of the Rat | Until Feb. 9

A traditional carnival opened at Mission Hills Mall in Longhua District last week to celebrate the Chinese Lunar New Year — the Year of the Rat. Entry is free.

New ‘On the Road’ exhibition focuses on community art | Until Jan. 12

Forty-three Chinese community art cases are on display in the form of photos, videos and installations at Guan Shanyue Art Museum in the “On the Road 2019” exhibition.

Join Paw Patrol’s ‘Great Pirate Adventure’ | Jan. 11-12

Coming soon, Paw Patrol’s mission is to entertain local children, with its beloved characters visiting Shenzhen for six shows. Only the 7:30 p.m. Jan. 12 show is in English. The other shows will b...

Illustrations enliven Dawan Ancestral Residence | Until Jan. 6

An exhibition featuring 547 illustrations created by 131 Chinese and international illustrators is being held at Dawan Ancestral Residence in Pingshan District.