The best tickets to buy this October

Book ahead – these events are going to sell out fast

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Catch the best of the best this month with our curated list of ticketed events. From stage to music, we've got you covered. As events pass they disappear from this page, keep checking our tickets pages for more upcoming events.


Beam! Beam! Pro. 3

Omni Space and Shadow Project present Oklahoma band BRONCHO, with their indie-rock, nonsense syllables capturing the improvisational joy of pop music better than proper words ever could. Joining them in this line up are Beijing based COM'Z, as well as Endless White and Young & Dumb.

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Omni Space (疆进酒) , 9 Tianqiao Nan Dajie 18 Oct Buy tickets

Austin Mahone

At just 20 years old, singer/songwriter Austin Mahone is solidifying his place in pop music. Kicking off the year with an MTV VMA win for 'Artist to Watch' and MTV EMA awards for, 'Best Push Artist', and 'Artist on the Rise' he brings his soothing pop sounds to China.

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Tango , 79 Hepingli Xijie 18 Oct Buy tickets

Naughty Professor

Naughty Professor is an iconoclastic New Orleans-based jazz-funk sextet whose adventurous recordings and horn-charged, high-energy live performances have earned them an enthusiastic fan base, critical acclaim, and widespread attention from their musical peers. Their diligent work has established the band as a beloved live act.

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Blue Note , 23 Qianmen Dong Dajie 19-20 Oct Buy tickets

Cory Henry and The Funk Apostles

Cory Henry is among modern music’s most inventive minds. While mastering multiple instruments at a young age, he commands the stage while performing in cities and festivals around the world including North Sea Jazz, Love Supreme Festival and many more. Cory, a former Snarky Puppy member, is rising to the top as a solo artist with his first independent release entitled 'Art of Love' garnering critical acclaim.

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Blue Note , 23 Qianmen Dong Dajie 26-27 Oct Buy tickets


Shokran started as a groove, djent and Oriental metal solo project by Dmitry Demyanenko in 2012, with the debut EP 'Sixth Sense'. Their new, now-upcoming album 'Ethereal' was released February 2019. The new record is a new chapter for Shokran.

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Yue Space , 7 Banqiaonanxiang 29 Oct Buy tickets

Classical Music

Aerospace Chinese Music Chamber Orchestra

Aerospace Chinese Music Chamber Orchestra is well-known in the circle of a Chinese chamber orchestra with Director Liu Ya and Conductor Shen Hao. The orchestra was founded in 2007, with excellent Chinese and foreign music performers from Central Conservatory of Music and China Conservatory of Music.

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National Centre for the Performing Arts Multi-functional Theatre , No. 2, West Chang'an Da Dao (西长安街2号) Xicheng Beijing Beijing 27 Oct Buy tickets

Sir András Schiff

Since 2004 Sir András has performed the complete Beethoven Piano Sonatas in over 20 cities, including Zurich where the cycle was recorded live for ECM. Sir András Schiff's ambition is to present Cappella Andrea Barca in a way that allows the ensemble to prove themselves in soloist and chamber music formations, which is something that most established orchestras will struggle to achieve.

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NCPA , 2 Xi Chang'an Jie 30-31 Oct Buy tickets


Wuthering Heights

This year, Chapterhouse Theatre Company is proud to present the wild and tempestuous love story of Emily Brontë’s Wuthering Heights, set on the beautiful and mysterious Yorkshire moors. This tale of passion and revenge has thrilled readers and audiences alike for generations.

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Nine Theater , 17 Jintaili 18-20 Oct Buy tickets

Songs of Lear

Critics' pick

Songs of Lear had its international premiere during Fringe Festival in Edinburgh in August 2012, where it received three prestigious awards: Scotsman Fringe First, Herald Archangel and Musical Theatre Matters Special Award. It is a non-linear dramatic music event and is performed as a choral song cycle, revealing the subtle energies and rhythms that govern Shakespeare’s tragedy.

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Tianqiao Performing Arts Centre (天桥艺术中心) , Tianqiao Nandajie 19-20 Oct Buy tickets

Le Rouge et le Noir

Brought to the stage, Le Rouge et le Noir is a historical psychological novel in two volumes by Henri Beyle Stendhal, published in 1830. It chronicles the attempts of a provincial young man to rise beyond his modest upbringing through a combination of talent, hard work, deception, and hypocrisy. He ultimately allows his passions to betray him.

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Beijing Century Theatre (世纪剧院) , 40 Liangmaqiao Lu 25-29 Oct Buy tickets

Things to do

The 22nd Wine and Food Experience by Hilton Beijing

The Hilton Beijing is hosting the 22nd Annual Wine and Food Experience October 19. An Autumn Calendar staple, guests will have a chance to chat with the vendors as well as being able to sample and experience some amazing products. Delight in a world-class tasting extravaganza with a vast array of internationally renowned producers of wines and culinary delicacies to experience and savor while you enjoy some live musical performances throughout the day.

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Hilton Beijing , 1 Dongfang Lu 19 Oct Buy tickets


Paw Patrol: The Great Pirate Adventure

It’s Pirate Day in Adventure Bay, and Mayor Goodway is getting ready for a big celebration. But first, Ryder and his team of pirate pups must rescue Cap’n Turbot from a mysterious cavern. The Paw Patrol set out over land and sea to find the treasure for Mayor Goodway’s celebration. The pups will need all paws on deck for this pirate adventure, including some help from the newest pup, Tracker.

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Beijing Exhibition Center , 135 Xizhimenwai Dajie 17-20 Oct Buy tickets
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