Weekly Event Calendar- April 25

Events, Nightlife, Things to Do — By Lydia on April 22, 2011 at 4:06 am

Here’s a quick rundown of what’s going on in Taipei this week. If you know of other events, please leave a comment with the info.

2011 Calendar

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Week-long Events

Hakka Tung Blossom Festival

The Hakka Tung Blossom Festival that started in late March continues this week, with daily bloom reports on the festival’s website and tours available from a variety of organizations. To learn more, visit the official website.

National Palace Museum

April brings four new exhibits to the National Palace Museum. Harmony and Innocence: Su Hanchen’s Pair of Paintings on Children Playing with be displayed in Gallery 208 until May 10. Oversized Hanging Scrolls and Album Leaves and The Ancient Art of Writing: Selections from the History of Chinese Calligraphy will be rotated into the exhibition area until June 26, and The Art and Aesthetics of Form: Selections from the History of Chinese Painting will be on display through May 25.

Monday April 25

Peter and Wolf @ National Concert Hall

Clarinet and String Quintet @ National Concert Hall

Tuesday April 26

Tianjin Peking Opera Theatre @ National Concert Hall

Tuesday Salsa Night @ The Brass Monkey- Free salsa lessons with drink specials on margaritas, Corona, and Jose Cuervo. Starts at 9:00pm.

Wednesday April 27

Midnight at Notre Dame @ National Concert Hall

Tianjin Peking Opera Theatre @ National Concert Hall

The Looking Glass @ The Wall

Foreigners Night @ WAX- 350NT (guys) / 100NT (girls) with hip hop music

Sexxxy Wednesdays Ladies Night @ Luxy- ladies get in free

Secretary’s Day @ Strike Bowling Club- Anyone with a name card that says secretary as your position gets in free and receives a VIP card and gift.

Thursday April 28

10th Urban Nomad Film Festival- The festival kicks off with a few shorts and a film by Danny Perez. Click here for more info.

Adventures in Zhang Daqian’s Masterpieces @ National Concert Hall

2011 JFDE Spring Concert @ National Concert Hall

Friday April 29

Winnebago Man @ Urban Nomad Film Festival

Salutes to Schubert @ National Concert Hall

Janet Chien Cello Recital  @ National Concert Hall

Saturday April 30

Patio84 Golf Tournament @ Pali International Golf Course- Meet at Patio84 at 10am for an 11:30am tee off. There will be BBQ and prizes after. Click here for more details.

11th Tainan May Jam- Independent music festival in north Tainan city. More information here.

Regensburger Domspatzen 2011 Concert Tour @ National Concert Hall

Urban Nomad Film Festival Video MindF**k Party- Tribal freakout music paired with art displayed on huge projectors…should be a fun and interesting party!

Royal Casino Night @ LAVA- Tickets are 700 with one drink included or 1000 for three drinks including. Come play European style casino games.

DJ Reaz:on @ Luxy

Sunday May 1

11th Tainan May Jam- Independent music festival in north Tainan city. More information here.

Ai Weiwei focus @ Urban Nomad Film Festival

Dialogues between Zheng and Western Instruments @ National Concert Hall

Hans-Christian Wille Piano Recital @ National Concert Hall

Regensburger Domspatzen 2011 Concert Tour @ National Concert Hall

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