Christmas in China’s Capital

Events — By Lauren Johnson on December 24, 2010 at 6:00 am

Christmas dinners in Beijing this year are going to be fantastic, and the after-parties around the city will be epic. Below are some of the hottest events on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day in the city:

Dinner Specials in Beijing, 2010:

Capital M has an amazing Christmas Eve dinner, the special extends from Dec 15 – Dec 26, 2010 Daily, 11:30-22:30. Find food, great drinks and an atmosphere to keep you in the Christmas spirit.

Salt offers a special Christmas dinner from: Brunch 12:00-16:00, Dinner 18:30-22:00. 188 RMB (2 courses), 218 RMB (3 courses), 358 RMB (2 courses w/ free flowing champagne or beer, 378 RMB. Salt’s food is delicious, savory and something you crave all month long.

For parties in Beijing:

Q Bar has a party Dec 24 at 21:00. Q Bar has an excellent staff ready to serve holiday egg nog, boozed-up hot chocolate, hot toddies and more. Christmas treats are also on offer throughout the night. You can also get involved in charity by dropping off gifts in exchange for a free drink at Q Bar. For more info on accepted items visit

D-22 has a Christmas Eve party guaranteed to be epic starting at 22:00 for 80/60rmb a person. Come dressed as Santa ready to rock the night away on the dance floor.

Mao Livehouse has a party on the 24th at 10:00pm. The punk band Brain Failure is joined by local rockers Steely Heart, Candy Monster, The Dancers, Far Sides of the Moon and I.L.T.B. with an after party at School Bar. The Christmas theme carries the holiday spirit through the night.

Enjoy the Christmas Spirit in the Middle Kingdom!

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