As an ancient city situated at ground zero of the Chinese economic boom, Suzhou has plenty of entertainment options both traditional and modern. Anyone interested in Chinese opera should put a Kun Opera performance on their Suzhou itinerary. Also known as "kunqu", this colorful form of traditional musical theater is much-loved by the Chinese and has had a deep influence on most forms of Chinese opera. If you're coming in July, you may be able to catch the Kunqu Opera Festival. A few of Suzhou's theaters feature regular kunqu performances: inquire at your hotel, or at the Suzhou Kaiming Theater. Lovers of Western classical music will find that there are good concert halls in Suzhou with regular appearances by top-flight Chinese and international artists.
Suzhou is not only an old city full of thousands years of history, but also an open modernized metropolis. Entertainment here, the same as this city, is like the two-sided embroidery, having the modern charm as well as the traditional elegance. You can enjoy the extensiveness and profoundness of the traditional entertainment by taking part in all kind of fashionable and modern entertainment projects. You may join the revelry teams that celebrate the folk custom festival, go to the garden to enjoy Kunqu opera or Pintang, to listen to the storytelling in a tea shop; go to the bar for drinks, or go for a Night Garden Show in the Master of the Nets Garden.
Nightlife Bars & Pubs
Suzhou Bar Street - Shiquan Street
Address: No 441, Shiquan Street
There are most of the night bars and pubs in Shiquan street of Suzhou, where this is a main gathering place for tourists. The bars offer rock, blues and pop music; also facilitate with pool, darts and other games. Here you can enjoy the cheaper wine, warm service, good food and pool games during your suzhou tour.
Suzhou Canglang Culture Entertainment Area
Address: No 75, Fenghuangjie, Canglang District, Suzhou, Jiangsu
MYinhe Dancing House
Address: No 24, Liuyuan Lu, Suzhou
South Frigid Zone
Address: No 228, Xi Lu of Huoqiu District, Suzhou
Wolong Night Club
Address: Renmin Lu Le Qiao, Canglang District, Suzhou
Jiale Entertaiment City
Address: No 43, Canglang District, Suzhou
Chunmeng Food & Entertainment City
Address: No 548, Renmin Lu, Suzhou
Taile Entertainment City
Address: No 27-2, Pufusi Lu, Pingjiang District, Suzhou
Asia Dreaming Paris
Address: No 8-18, Shi Lu, Jinlv District, Suzhou