Things To Do In Shenzhen Over Christmas

It’s December 18th already, only 7 sleeps till Christmas day. It’s time to get in the festive mood from now until the new year.

We’ve rounded up 22 things you can do for Christmas this year, all of them fabulously festive, so read on to learn more about them…

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    3 Things To Do Before Christmas!

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    An Unforgettable Christmas Journey @InterContinental Shenzhen

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    Wondering how to celebrate Xmas this year? Be spoilt by a sumptuous buffet of fresh seafood stations and a wide selection of hot entrees; indulge further at Pipette Bistro featuring French home-style food to share; or celebrate the joyous season with delightful culinary creations at Lounge 1982. Here at InterContinental Shenzhen, an unforgettable Christmas journey awaits you with plenty of festive promotions.

    Family Feast in Mercado


    Here’s a Christmas feast for your palate and soul: roasted whole lamb, live-cut whole yellow fin tuna & wide selections of yuletide food and free-flow of beverages. Kids and adults will also be entertained by live band in the company of Santa.

    On Xmas eve, you may just be the winner of grand prize: breathtaking helicopter ride, exclusive dinners and luxury room nights and other prizes are waiting for you!

    Friends party in Pipette Bistro


    Embark on a journey back to the French countryside to experience a traditional festive dinner with friends around the fireplace and Christmas tree. Nice wine and French home style food to share on this special night. Come! Enjoy the accordion performance & lucky draw that will accompany you and your friends in this culinary journey.

    Lounge 1982 Time with Besties


    When the weather starts getting chilly, treat yourself to a sweet and creative Christmas afternoon tea with the perfect mixture of food bites that will light up your free time.


    All the way from the UK, the centenarian Hamleys bears are coming to town for a co-branded mini afternoon tea. Going back to the joy and excitement of childhood, the Bear-themed sweets and snacks are definitely the portion of happiness you have been wishing for.

    Enjoy Christmas turkey


    Bring Christmas to your home with our delicately prepared Turkey and side dishes from our French Pipette Chef Louis.

    Phone Number: 0755 3399 3388

    Place Name & Address: InterContinental Shenzhen 9009 Shennan Road, Overseas Chinese Town 南山区华侨城深南大道9009号 深圳华侨城洲际大酒店

    Christmas Celebrations at The Langham, Shenzhen

    Hotel Entrance Christmas Decorations/Image courtesy of The Langham, Shenzhen

    Christmas is all about celebrations, gifts and joy. It creates magical moments for people to visit, meet and greet. Christmas carols, tales and events associated with the Christmas feasts are the holiday spirits that you are always looking forward to at The Langham, Shenzhen!

    Romantic Christmas Eve

    Anceline Oyster for Christmas Set Menu at Duke’s

    On this special night, Duke’s will select fine ingredients and offer a seven-course set menu with Perrier Jouët. In addition, there will be a live band, as well as special door gifts and lucky draws to create a Christmas Eve of indulgence.

    Price: CNY1,851 net / person

    Christmas Eve Set Menu(24 December)


    Each guest is entitled to:

    • A glass of Perrier-Jouet Champagne
    • Door gift
    • Lucky draw

    Christmas Dinner with Warmth

    Dukes’ Decorations

    The chefs at Duke’s will incorporate Christmas greetings into six elaborate dishes. In addition, there will be live band performances and souvenirs to complement the festive atmosphere.

    Price: CNY1,385 net / person

    Christmas Dinner Set Menu(25 December)


    Each guest is entitled to:

    • A glass of Perrier-Jouet Champagne
    • Door gift
    • Lucky draw

    Merry Feast-mas

    Christmas Decorations
    Buffet at Silk

    Silk will be decorated with Christmas touches, and a photo shooting area for adults and children to see Santa Claus on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. A selection of global cuisines and Christmas themed drinks will also be presented during lunch. By 22 December 2020, Guest can enjoy the early bird offers via the hotel official WeChat Store as below:

    • Christmas Eve Buffet Dinner: CNY919 CNY828 net / person
    • Christmas Buffet Lunch: CNY347 CNY298 net / person
    • Christmas Buffet Dinner: CNY802 CNY688 net / person

    Traditional Turkey Delivered to Your Door


    Till 26 December 2020, Chefs will carefully select imported turkeys (6-7 kilograms) and diligently prepare them with six side-dishes. The turkey will be slow roasted for about 4 hours, making it crispier, juicier and more tender. These dishes are available for “Grab-and-Go” at Silk. Guests can also request delivery. Delivery Service: free delivery within three kilometres of the hotel. Exclusive offer is available via the hotel official WeChat Store.

    Price: Turkey Set Menu: CNY1,088 CNY988 net / set

    Christmas Greetings

    Christmas Hamper

    Selecting Christmas gifts is an essential part of the festive season celebrations. Treasures & Scent on the second floor will be presenting various ideas, such as handmade chocolates, biscuits, panettone and Christmas hampers for guests to choose from.

    Christmas Purchasing QR Code.
    Christmas Purchasing QR Code.

    Promotion Date: Dec.24-25, 2020

    Phone Number: 0755-8828 9888

    Place Name & Address: The Langham, Shenzhen 7888 Shennan Boulevard, Futian District 福田区深南大道7888号 深圳东海朗廷酒店

    Enjoy the Coming Xmas Season @Wyndham Grand Shenzhen

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    Christmas is around the corner, Wyndham Grand Shenzhen has prepared over hundreds of global delicacies and lovely gifts for you!

    On December 24th, the Christmas Eve Buffet Dinner, along with lovely Christmas Choir, there will be living cutting the Bluefin tuna by Chef, over hundreds of global delicacies including Boston Lobster, abalone, turkey, roasted lamb etc. will be displayed to start your appetite!

    Price: RMB 880/adult RMB 358/child RMB 1888/2 adults & 1 child

    Date & Time: 6 pm to 10 pm, December 24th, 2020


    On December 25th, the Christmas Day Buffet Dinner, there will be also plenty of delicious food and free flow of drinks with a big lucky draw and live shows throughout the dinner. HUAWEI Intelligent bracelet B6, hotel room voucher etc. will be waiting for you! Enjoy the Buffet amid strolling entertainers and exciting lucky draw. @WYNDHAM GRAND SHENZHEN, A GREAT CHOICE FOR YOUR CHRISTMAS PLAN!


    Price: RMB 428/adult RMB 198/child RMB 888/2 adults & 1 child

    Date & Time: 6 pm to 10 pm, December 25th, 2020

    Phone Number: 0755-8299 8888 EXT 8560

    Place Name & Address: Grand Kitchen All Day Restaurant 3rd Floor, Wyndham Hotel, 2009 Caitian Road, Futian District Shenzhen 深圳温德姆至尊酒店三层,深圳市福田区彩田路2009号 趣味全日制餐厅

    [Chamber Event] Glühwein Party @Residence G Shenzhen


    Glühwein is the name of German mulled wine that one can buy at Christmas markets. To ensure that the mulled wine tastes rich and fragrant, we use Dornfelder as the base wine. As a famous German red wine, it is fruity and very suitable for making traditional mulled wine. If you want to escape the daily rush for a few hours on Sunday 20th of December, we’d like to invite you round for a glass of Glühwein. It would be a relaxed evening and a good chance for you to chill out with friends and family.

    Event Date: December 20, 2020 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

    Place Name & Address: Residence G Shenzhen No.4078, Dongbin Road, Nanshan District, Shenzhen 深圳市南山东滨路4078号

    Christmas @Brooklyn Party @Hard Rock Cafe


    When Brooklyn culture crashes into signature Hard Rock style. There is more joy than you can imagine to experience the coolest Christmas party in town. From unlimited Brooklyn craft beer by Carlsberg® to the well-known Hard Rock live performance. Scan qr code on the poster or all 0755-3395 2888 ext.39510 now to reserve your spot now before it’s sold out!

    Event Date: December 25, 2020 @ 7:00 pm – 11:30 pm

    Place Name & Address: Hard Rock Cafe Shenzhen, Level 1 at Hard Rock Hotel Shenzhen, No.9 Mission Hills Road, Shenzhen 深圳观澜高尔夫大道9号硬石酒店一楼硬石餐厅

    Christmas Bazar of Hilton Shenzhen Shekou Nanhai


    Santa Claus is calling and the Chef has made the response to the Christmas seasonal feast! On the Christmas Eve, the Chef has prepared over 80 varieties of Chinese and Western cuisine as the special Christmas menu, including Cinco Jotas Iberico Aged Ham、Roast Chile Turkey、La Bourriche Oyster and Sturgeon Hybrid Caviar at our OPEN and Kitchencraft Restaurant. To feel the Christmas atmosphere and indulge yourself with tasty cuisine, along with the live band performance and interaction with Santa Claus. Moreover, lucky draw with generous prizes awaits to delight your Christmas night! The early bird offer for Christmas Eve dinner buffet starts from CNY 788 per person and valid only for the 100 lucky guests.

    Event Date: December 24, 2020 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

    Place Name & Address: Hilton Hotel Shekou Nanhai 深圳市南山区望海路1177号 No. 1177 Wanghai Road, Nanshan District, Shenzhen

    Discover Christmas Wonderland in your Hi-tea at Lobby Lounge


    “Jingle bells, jingle bells, jingle all the way”. Why not start your holiday overture from Christmas Wonderland afternoon tea at the Lobby Lounge? With the access of 270-degree Shenzhen Bay view, cosily sit on the couch and feel the joy of Christmas. Hilton Shenzhen Shekou Nanhai has prepared the Christmas themed afternoon tea to meet your expectations! Come and discover Wonderland with mousses taste and selected savoury such as Tuna Caviar sliders and Foie Gras terrine. The Christmas afternoon tea set starts with RMB 388 per set and valid for two persons, additional RMB 200 will be charged for one bottle of sparkling tea, valid from now to 31 December 2020.

    Place Name & Address: Hilton Hotel Shekou Nanhai 深圳市南山区望海路1177号 No. 1177 Wanghai Road, Nanshan District, Shenzhen, Shenzhen

    Christmas Theme Afternoon Tea @ Kempinski Hotel Shenzhen


    If you are looking for a venue for relaxing or gathering with your friend, welcome to Lobby Lounge of Kempinski Hotel Shenzhen with Christmas theme afternoon tea. During the December 2020, come and enjoy an authentic Christmas high tea moment with various refreshments for your pleasure. Black forest cake, marble cheesecake, chocolate mousse cake with raspberry filling, opera cake, gingersnap, macaron and much more desserts will bring you a unique experience to celebrate Christmas at Kempinski.

    Place Name & Address: Seasons Restaurant, Kempinski Hotel Shenzhen, Haide Street 3, Houhaibin Road, Nanshan District,Shenzhen 南山区后海滨路海德三道,深圳凯宾斯基酒店二楼四季餐厅

    Sumptuous Christmas Themed Treats — An Invitation of Festive Joy from Sheraton Shenzhen Nanshan


    Sweet-sounding ringtones and admiring lights creates a delightful atmosphere of Christmas night. Celebrate at Sheraton Shenzhen Nanshan with an irresistible array of Christmas dishes and treats. The hotel chefs have especially prepared two kinds of Christmas hampers with wide selection of festive gifts, including homemade chocolate, cakes and cookies, selected wines, adding holiday cheers to everyone’s day. What’s more, freshly roasted whole turkey with rich condiments of vegetables can be packed together to take away, for guests to taste this festive joy at home.

    Place Name & Address: Sheraton Shenzhen Nanshan 深圳博林天瑞喜来登酒店 No.4088 Liuxian Boulevard, Nanshan District, Shenzhen 深圳博林天瑞喜来登酒店 深圳市南山区留仙大道4088号

    Christmas Eve Party @Venice Raytour Hotel Shenzhen


    Christams is now at the corner, and Venice Raytour Hotel Shenzhen is now ready for the Party. We are pleased to invite you and your family to join us for the Christmas Dinner Buffet. For Christams Eve night, we have the fresh cut deep sea Tuna fish, all-you-can-eat seafood and M5 Beef, besides that, seasonal pasrty are now online, either photo shooting or just take a bite would be wonderful experiences. on Dec 24, Lottery will be held in Cafe Zentro as well, for the first prize, you are capable to win a value of 3000RMB OHR club card that can be use under OCT hotels.

    Place Name & Address: Venice Raytour Hotel Shenzhen, 9026 Shennan Road, Nan Shan District Shenzhen, Guangdong 深圳 南山區華僑城深南大道9026號

    CHRISTMAS TEMPTATION at Grand Hyatt Shenzhen


    Be enthralled by the magic of the festive season with a range of joyful gastronomic celebrations at Grand Hyatt Shenzhen. Get into the holiday spirit with sweet treats at Sugar Box, a signature holiday afternoon tea set at The Lounge, a scrumptious seafood buffet at The Show Kitchen or premium set menus at Belle-Vue Grill and La Terrazza. There is no better place to celebrate Christmas or ring in the New Year.

    Place Name & Address: Grand Hyatt Shenzhen 1881 Baoan Nan Road, Luohu District, Shenzhen 518001, China 中国深圳市罗湖区宝安南路1881号深圳君悦酒店

    [Community Event] Christmas Night English Worship Service


    The English Worship will be having a Christmas Night Worship Service at the Nanshan Christian Church. Come and celebrate the coming of Jesus together with us! All are welcome to join our English Christmas service. If you have any further questions, please either message our official account or send us an email. We look forward to seeing you this Christmas!

    Event Date: December 25, 2020 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

    Event Venue: Nanshan English Worship, 2239 Nanhai Ave. New Energy Building B, 3rd Floor
    南海大道2239号新能源大厦B座3楼 Metro: Line 9 Nanshan Book Mall (Exit D) Bus: 海雅百货 (Haiya Department Store) or 南山邮局 (Nanshan Post Office)

    [Christmas Gift Exchange] SWIC Christmas Party


    We begin our jolly celebration with a SECRET SANTA Gift Exchange. Bring a Xmas present worth no more than Rmb100, and drop it off at Santa’s Bag. No gift is too big or small, it is the spirit of giving that’s important. Mingle among friends before we settle down to a luxurious feast featuring all-time favorites like succulent turkey, juicy prime rib, racks of lamb, escargot & foie gras, just to name a few. Also for those craving S.E. Asian comfort, LAKSA was a very special request! And of course, dinner is NEVER COMPLETE without DESSERT!

    Event Date: December 19, 2020 @ 7:00 pm – 11:30 pm

    Place Name & Address: Holiday Inn, Shenzhen Donghua, Nanshan District, Nanhai Avenue No. 2307 , Shenzhen 深圳南山区南海大道东华园山东大厦

    [Charity] A Heart For China Sunday’s Christmas Event


    Christmas is a necessity. There has to be at least one day of the year to remind us that we are here for something else besides ourselves. This event we will donate a lot of rice, oil, cookies and other things. Welcome to contribute so we can donate more! Read more

    Event Date: December 20, 2020 @ 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm

    Meeting point: Take the Metro Line 4 (red) towards Qinghu – Get off at Baishilong Metro Station, Exit C. – Walk straight for one block (about 150 meters) and you will find us. 乘坐4号线 (红线) 往清湖方向. – 在白石龙地铁站下地铁, C出口. – 往前直走一个街区 (大约150米) 就能看见我们.

    12. 24/25 Christmas Party@Terrace


    Can’t wait till Christmas to enjoy some mulled wine? Don’t worry. Mulled wine 88RMB for 2 is now on the menu at Terrace until Dec. 31st.

    Place Name & Address: The Terrace Shekou, Seaworld Square, Shekou (above Starbucks) 深圳市南山区蛇口海上世界广场露台(星巴克二楼)

    Christmas Buffet at George & Dragon


    Join us at George and Dragon for a festive Christmas buffet! Stuff yourself for only 248 RMB (under age 10 and over 60 pay only 198 RMB). Friday December 25, with two sittings from 12pm to 3pm and from 7pm onwards, our chef Andy, like every year, will serve you mouthwatering ham with honey glazing and turkey grilled to perfection with stuffing, gravy and cranberry sauce. On the side we will have pumpkin soup, pigs in a blanket, green bean casserole, sweet potato mash, roast potatoes, Brussels Sprouts, roast vegetables, and for dessert we’ll have chocolate cake, apple pie, and ice cream*!

    Event Date: December 25, 2020 @ 12:00 pm – 10:00 pm

    Place Name & Address: George and Dragon Shop No 23, SeaWorld, Taizi Road 20, Shekou, Shenzhen 深圳市南山区蛇口海上世界太子路20号23号商铺

    Christmas Dinner @ The Snake Pit


    Christmas is a time to celebrate with your families. Unfortunately, with restrictions on international travel a Christmas family reunion hasn’t been possible this year for many of us… ✈️❌ Join the Foodies in Shenzhen for a Christmas Dinner at the oldest expat establishment in our city – The Snake Pit!

    Event Date: December 25, 2020 @ 7:00 pm – 10:30 pm

    Place Name & Address: Snake Pit 蛇口海上世界C区117号商铺(望海路路口) 117 District C, Sea World Shekou, Nanshan Shenzhen

    Xmas Dinner set at Tequila Coyotes in Seaworld


    We would like to invite you to celebrate Xmas Eve at Tequila Coyotes with an amazing dinner set: -Roasted turkey + Baked Ham Leg + Tamale + Pumpkin Soup + Salad + Traditional Cinamon/fruit Tea. For only ¥168 RMB. Book your table in advance.

    Event Date: December 24, 2020 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

    Place Name & Address: Tequila Coyotes, Shop 113, Sea World, Taizi Lu, Shekou, Nanshan District, Shenzhen 南山区蛇口太子路海上世界113A铺

    Christmas Dinner @Salt & Talk


    This season help us as we give back to the community. There will be a toy drive held from now until December 26th. We ask that everyone who visits to please bring 1 unused, unwrapped present to dontate to a local orphanage. If you don’t have time to grab a gift that’s ok, feel free to donate 20¥ which will be used to purchase items for the orphanage. Also, there are raffle tickets being sold with the proceeds going towards the orphanage as well. We have five amazing gifts up for grabs. Various gifts ranging from natural skincare products to free bottles to a free gym membership. If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to ask. Also, check out the dinner that will be served nightly from the 24th to the 26th.

    Place Name & Address: Salt & Talk Shenzhen, Nanshan, Shekou, Sea World, Zone C #116 深圳市南山区望海路1128号海上世界C区一层116商铺 盐说 Salt &Talk

    Winter Specials Beverages Available NOW @Dear Blue


    If you are looking for warm winter beverages, look no further. This winter, DEAR BLUE presents Cozy winter specials, ranging from decadent to healthy!

    Place Name & Address: Dear Blue, Shop 24, Vanke Shekou Impression, Wanxia Lu, Nanshan District, Shenzhen 深圳南山区湾夏路蛇口公馆商铺024 蓝匣子

    Winter Specials Beverages Available NOW @Dear Blue


    2020 has been a very special year for all of us because of the pandemic. For many of us, Christmas of this year may be different since we may not be able to go home and join our family because of all the travel restrictions. But on the bright side, this may be the best opportunity to improve ourselves. Don’t miss our Christmas special packages If you would like to improve your Chinese. Read More.

    WeChat: Angela-HLC or Maya-Feng

    Address: (1)Futian Campus: Room 1606, Block D, Great China International Finance Center, NO. 1003 Shennan Road, Futian(gǎng shà běi station, EXIT A) 深圳福田深南大道1003号大中华国际金融中心D座1606(岗厦北站A出口,希尔顿酒店旁)(2)Shekou Campus: 706, 7F, Building A, Li’an Business Tower, Wanghai Road, Shekou (dōng jiǎo tóu station Exit A)深圳蛇口望海路利安商务大厦 A 座 706(东角头 A 出口,中国海关旁蓝色大楼)

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