, multi media room Mae Khao Campus behind
Carrefour. Classical music presented by “Pure Heart” Project Chiang Mai.
Violin Sonatas by Handel, Dvorak Paganini and more. Violin: Somchai
Wattanaprasopsuk, Piano: Chan Po and on Guitar Manoon Ploypradab. Start 7
p.m. Entrance free! All proceeds from this evening’s activities will go
towards helping needy children in Northern Thailand.
www.pureheart-thailand.org. More information call 0 9264 0600.
Panda Road Show at Central Airport Plaza, August 3-12,
2004. Learn about the life of these bears in the Panda Exhibition.
Experts will teach, Panda pantomimes, dolls, toys and souvenirs on sale for
the ‘We Love Panda’ Project.
‘Ejection Life Is Equal’, an art exhibition from
August 1-31, 2004 at the Art & Cultural Centre behind the 3 Kings
Monument. The Ejection Group 2004 will exhibit contemporary art, many
styles from Thai and International artists from Chiang Mai. Open
Tuesday–Sunday, 8.30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
‘Lady Lunch Bunch’ venue for August. Wednesday,
August 11, at 12.00 noon at ‘La Gritta Restaurant’, Amari Rincome Hotel,
Nimmanhaeminda Road. Car Park available. Thai, European and Vegetarian
dishes buffet lunch. Reserve until deadline Monday, August 9, at 6 p.m.
latest with Linda Buck. Tel. 053 426 101 or Mobile 071913807 or e-mail, thai
bucks [email protected] And should all this fail try thai bucks2003
@hotmail.com. See you at Amari!
Nimmanhaeminda Road. August is Swiss Food Month, a reflection of
Switzerland’s long culinary history. Mothers Day, Thursday August 12,
2004, you can show your Mum just how much you care about her. Exotic
Lunch Buffet with BBQ or for dinner time it will be a delicious (6 course)
set menu of Italian specialties (choices of main course and dessert). Dinner
on that day, 650 baht net, children eat for half price. Table reservation on
053 22 1130.
Amazing Sandwich has two restaurants: ‘The
shady island in a sea of rice’ branch No. 2. opposite Kad Suan Kaew
Shopping Mall and the ‘old’ Deli Restaurant and Takeaway between
the Thai Airways Office and Vista Hotel. Lunchtime orders for delivery have
to be faxed in no later than 10.30 a.m. Please phone after faxing to check
if your order has been received. Tel/Fax: 053 218 846.
‘Baan Rom Mai Garden Restaurant’ in the newly
opened Chang Klan Plaza on Chang Klan Road. Thai and Isaan Food in a Bali
style environment. Small Conference and karaoke Rooms, delicious Thai food!
Open daily from 10 a.m. – midnight. Table reservation, tel. 0 5382 0037-8.
Buonissima Italian Restaurant and Shop! European
Deli! Cheese, wine, homemade pasta, bread and even Italian olive oil. Call
for table reservation, just come to the shop or even order by Internet. Tel.
053 853 098–9 or website www.buonissimo .co.th
Chez Gibus Grill House is featuring an ‘All you can
eat BBQ’ daily for only 219 baht. Chez Gibus is open from 6 p.m.
to 10.p.m. daily except Sundays. 42 Kampeangdin Road. Make your table
reservations on tel. 053 272 712.
Fondue House opposite Central Airport Plaza changed
its look. Check it out to be surprised even more when testing their
delicious Red wine or Chocolate Fondue. Traditional fondue, but light and
tasty. Call for reservation 09 423 1688 or 053 201 551.
House of Palm, traditional and southern Thai cuisine.
Happy to assist in party arrangements. Closed every Wednesday. On Doi Saket
Highway. For directions and reservations call 0 5329 1401, Mr. Montri.
Kurt’s Restaurant (ex Formula 1) shows every race
and pampers guests with buffets, Swiss and international food as well as
their tasty pizzas. Kurt’s Restaurant is located at Anusarn market.
Table reservation on 0 5327 4402, or 06 0710562 for the German F1 Grand Prix
at 6 p.m. on Sunday, July 25, 2004.
Rydges-Amora Tapae Hotel invites all mothers to eat free from
Thursday, August 12 – Sunday August 15 and even receive free special
jasmine flowers when they come with their children.
Rydges also presents a ‘Daily Lunch Buffet’.
Designed to cater for the needs of the busy people in town throughout
the week, the Business Lunch invites you for a quick but tasty bite. Evening
time is British time during the month of August! Car park with direct
connection to hotel. For more information contact the Sales Dept. at 053 251
531, Rydges Amora Tapae Hotel, Chaiyapoom Road, Chiang Mai.
Saenkham Terrace Restaurant, One of Chiang Mai’s
best kept secrets regarding Northern Cuisine. The place to meet after a
relaxing Spa treatment at Baan Saen Doi. Both places are to be found
at Baan Naifan 2. Check it out at www. saen khamterrace .com or www.
The Bear’s Den Bar & Restaurant, a/c main bar
and restaurant, garden bar and beer terrace, beside Rimping Condominium. All
major LIVE sports action shown on the big screen, Mondays – House Spirits
50 baht all night long. Wednesdays – Ladies Night and free Bingo. Ladies
drink free again from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.. Thursdays and Fridays 7 p.m. to 9
p.m. it’s 2 for 1 on House Draught, Bottles, Spirits and Wines. Group
reservation: Tel/Fax: 0 53 260404.
The Grillstation’s famous Formula 1 Sundays
continue with specials prepared by Gypsy and his staff. Come early or
reserve your table in advance at 0-5381-8355 or 0-1883-9361, Grillstation,
opposite Pornping Tower, Charoen prathed Road.
The Hole In The Wall, Public House Chiang Mai, newly
opened English Pub in the heartland of Chiangmai where you can tuck into
traditional Fish & Chips, Shepherd’s Pie or have a 3 course English
Lunch for only 90 baht net. 39/7-8 Ratchamanka Rd., T.Phrasing, Tel 0 5328
‘The Pub’ on Huay Kaew Rd. has a new promotion
Every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, 2 sirloin steaks
and a bottle of Australian wine for only 999 baht. Tetley Bitter is now
available as well. Friday Happy Hour from 5 p.m. - 8 p.m. wide variety of
sports, including Aussie Rules Football shown in the Sports Bar. Special
occasions catered for call 0 5321 1550 and speak to British Manager,
Grahame, for more details.
The Tavern, under new management, offers ‘All
you can drink’ Heineken draft beer from 9 p.m. – 11 p.m. for
only 199 baht! Open daily from 11 a.m. – 1 a.m. Daily live music! Tel. 053
To Nobody, German Restaurant in Soi Tewan celebrates
3 years in Chiang Mai. August promotion: Grilled Duck Breast on Sauce
Malteser, croquette potatoes, asparagus and Brussels sprouts. Daily from 5
p.m. onwards, except Tuesdays. For group reservations, call Joerg or Sunisa
Eisenschmidt at 0 5321 4483.
re-launched itself and appeals to all writers to join their informal
discussions and work critique. There are two meetings (each about 90
minutes); the informal ‘Scribblers’ meets on the second Wednesday
of each month to discuss elements of novel and short story writing, while
the more serious ‘Wordsmiths’ meet every fourth Wednesday to
critique selected work of the members. These take place at the Writers’
Club and Wine Bar on Ratchadamnoen road from 7:30 p.m. sharp. More
information: [email protected] 1stop chiangmai.com
Attention all Chess players: an informal Chess Group
now meets at Home Restaurant (down a small Soi to the left of Rydges Amora
Hotel on the Moat), every Wednesday from 7:30 p.m. All levels welcome,
simply show up (with a set if you have one). More information: [email protected]
The Chiang Mai Stage Club holds many activities
for people who are interested in all aspects of drama. The group meets every
Monday evening at 7 p.m. Are you interested in plays, readings and
performances? Just contact cmstageclub @ yahoo.com for further information.
Lucky Dogs Club Chiang Mai needs volunteers (students
are welcome!) More information at 09 997 8146 or mailto:c_dproject
Open Mike every Tuesday at the Irish Pub
from 9 p.m. onwards. Show your musical skills, no matter if it is just
singing or playing an instrument. Poetry or song. Email treeberstein
@hotmail.com for more information. Mikes are provided, just bring along a
good mood and help the jam.
Shower singers - come forward! Do you sing in the
shower? Consider sharing your hobby in a more social setting. The Chiang
Mai Choral Society is looking for singers, people who can
read music (or pretend to) and who love to have a good time on Monday nights
while practicing. Find out more by contacting Ellen Clark, choir secretary,
on 053 309 187 (office), 053 853 265 (home), or email [email protected]