Great British Events

British Day

Virgin Atlantic Great British Day Out

20 May 2023 11:00 - 17:30
  • In-person event

Featuring: Great British F&B/ Pub Quiz/ Sporting Activities & Games/ STEAM Experiences/ CSR Support/ Lucky Draw Prizes/ Live Band

  • Family friendly

Event details

BritCham Shanghai proudly presents the inaugural British Day in Shanghai on 20 May at Wellington College International Shanghai. This is a one-day outdoor event celebrating British culture, offering you a relaxing day with family and friends with fun activities, music, prizes and great food and drink. Locals and other nationalities are all welcome.

Book your tickets now to enjoy the best pre-sale deals. Attendees are encouraged to team up and participate in our Pub Quiz to win two ‘Shanghai to London round trip Premium Class’ tickets.


What to Expect on the Day


Virgin Atlantic Special Sale

Virgin Atlantic offers 10% off for the guests who book on-site for flights from Shanghai to London, one way or round trip on Economy Class/ Premium Class/ Upper Class. Terms and Conditions apply.

Food & Beverage

(Note: Image here for display purposes only. Fortnum & Mason Hampers are not available on-site and can only be purchased via their Tmall Shop. Other food items will be available on the event day.)

  • A Selection of Finger Sandwiches* (4 pieces) & 2 Shortbread Cookies – pre-sale package available online
  • 2 Roddas Clotted Cream, 2 Tiptree Strawberry Jam, 2 Currant Fruit Scones – pre-sale package available online
  • English Cheese Selection (four types) with bread & grapes
  • Fresh Strawberry & Cream
  • English Sparkling Wine – Ridgeview Bloomsbury NV
  • More F&B Vendors: Costa Coffee, Fentimans, Shake, BlackRock, Breakfast Champion, TWG, DXCEL, tiffin by KLAY, Homeslice, Nyetimber, Aden,.

Scan the QR codes below to purchase Fortnum & Mason products online:

Pub Quiz by Ned Kelly

  • Team up (2-8 pax per team) and complete all the quiz questions to win two roundtrip tickets on Premium Class from Shanghai to London.
  • Sign-up on arrival. Quiz questions will be spread throughout the event with live sessions between 1 pm – 5 pm.

Vitabiotics Sports Zone
*Free trial experience & demonstration for all (pre-book with the booth owner on the day)

  • British Day Cup
  • Rugby
  • Tennis
  • Mini Golf
  • Horse Riding & Pet-A-Pony
  • Martial Arts
  • Bouncy Castles
  • Kayaking (charged)

Fortnum & Mason Picnic and Village Green Zone

Traditional games for families include:

  • Three-legged Butler Race
  • Spoon & Sugar Cube in Mouth Race
  • Book on Head with Wine Glass Pick-up Race
  • Egg Tossing
  • And more…

Nord Anglia Education STEAM Zone

  • Science Show
  • The science of Slime
  • VR experience
  • Art Activity
  • Pop-up performance dance
  • DIY Workshop
  • Comedy & Improvisation
  • Morse Code Detectives
  • And more…

Wellington Wellbeing Zone

  • Positive vibes
  • Feel the sunshine
  • Drama therapy

CSR Support

  • Pet Adoption
  • Heart to Heart – Special Fund of Shanghai Rende Foundation
  • Clara Non-profit DIY

Music & Performance

  • Live Band – Shanghai’s #1 Party Band Studio 188
  • Bagpiper
  • The Girl Scouts

The Pub Quiz and Lucky Draw are running throughout the day. We have 60+ prizes worth a total value of nearly RMB 130,000!

Note: The organiser reserves the right to alter the above-mentioned activities at any time.

Dress Code: Casual/ Comfortable/ Sporty/ British

Tickets start from RMB 128 (pre-sale online), free entry for child under Age 4. 


  • 11:00 – British Day Gate Open
  • 11:00 – Arrivals to sign up for Pub Quiz Team/ Lucky Draw Booth Open
  • 11:35 – Bagpiping Welcome
  • 11:50 – Welcome Speeches
  • 12:00 – School Performance/ Village Green Games
  • 12:15 – Live Band Session 1/ Lucky Draw
  • 13:00 – School Performance/ Village Green Games
  • 13:15 – British Day Cup Awards Ceremony/ Lucky Draw
  • 14:00 – School Performance
  • 14:15 – Live Band Session 2/ Lucky Draw/ Village Green Games
  • 15:00 – Girl Scouts Performance
  • 15:15 – School Performance/ Village Green Games
  • 15:30 – Afternoon Tea Etiquette
  • 15:45 – Pub Quiz – Final Round
  • 16:30 – Live Band Session 3/ Lucky Draw
  • 17:10 – Pub Quiz – Tie-breaker & Prizes
  • 17:25 – Studio 188 & Bagpiping Echo – Auld Lang Syne Dance

* BritCham Shanghai reserves the right to amend, alter or change the above agenda.

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Tickets & Packages

Individual Ticket: RMB 128 (pre-sale online) | RMB 148 on-site
Each ticket includes one snack pack, one reusable cup for the day, opportunity to win lucky draw prizes, opportunity to team up and enter the Pub Quiz, etc.

*Free entry for child under Age 4 (free ticket includes no giveaways).

Pre-sale F&B Packages:

  • Afternoon Tea Package (food only) – RMB 128 (pre-sale online) | RMB 148 (on-site)
    • Box A: A Selection of Finger Sandwiches (4 pieces) & 2 Shortbread Cookies
    • Box B: 2 Roddas Clotted Cream, 2 Tiptree Strawberry Jam, 2 Currant Fruit Scones

*Sandwich Flavours – one of each: Coronation Chicken, Egg Mayonnaise & Rocket, Tuna & Cucumber Salad, Cheese and Onion Chutney (vegetarian options will be available).

  • Afternoon Tea Package + 2 tickets – RMB 298 (pre-sale online)
  • Afternoon Tea Package + 3 tickets – RMB 368 (pre-sale online)

Virgin Atlantic Upper-class Lounge Pass (limited sales):

  • Non-alcohol Pass for One – RMB 368 (pre-sale online) | RMB 428 (on-site)
    • One British Day Entry Ticket
    • Access to the Upper-class Lounge where serves free flow of Afternoon Tea (Scones with Tiptree Jam and Roddas Cream, Sandwiches), fruit, cheese, Fentimans soft drinks, etc.
    • Reserved Picnic Area in front of the main stage
  • Alcohol Pass for One – RMB 658 (pre-sale online) | RMB 718 (on-site)
    • Everything included in the Non-alcohol Pass
    • Free flow of beer, red wine, white wine, Prosecco, Pimm’s [ends at 4:30 pm]

Ticket Booking Info collection:
For every ticket booker (even free kid ticket – as PSB required): Full name, Mobile No., ID number, email address (optional – to receive event reminder on activity updates in advance)

Sold tickets are non-refundable.

If need fapiao, please email

Other Terms & Conditions:
1. This is a non-smoking event.
2. Attendees are NOT allowed to bring their own tent, pets, food, alcoholic drinks.
3. One adult can bring one child aged under 4 years old.
4. The organiser reserves the right to impose health and safety related protocols which attendees must comply with while attending the event that we consider appropriate or that we might be required to implement.
5. The organiser reserves the right to change aspects of the event.


Wellington College International Shanghai


Access: NO parking slots are available at the event. Attendees are encouraged to take public transport, cycle, or walk to the venue. (About 10 mins walk from Metro Line 6/8/11 Oriental Sports Center Station).

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