Saturday, October 2 will be the Chiang Mai
Symphony Orchestra’s first full performance at Kad Theatre. Performing
artists will be “A Capella 7” and CMSO with 80 musicians who will play
western and Thai classical music on western instruments. Admission Tickets
at 500 baht and 100 baht (for students) are available at Kad Suan Kaew’s
Information Desk or at the door.
Winemaker’s Dinner at the Four Seasons Resort
Chiang Mai and Robert Mondavi Winery will team up for a culinary
extravaganza on Saturday, October 9, 2004. Cocktails, followed by a splendid
four course menu. Jeff Cook, representing Robert Mondavi will lead the
evening, sharing and explaining the different Californian wines. Limited
Seating! Tickets are 1,700 baht ++. Reservation and more information, call 0
Contemporary Art Exhibition, Thailand – Vietnam 2004
at CMU Art Museum from 8- 31 October 2004: More information please contact 0
5394 4905. This traveling exhibition consists of more than 180 2D
works of arts from art instructors from six universities in Thailand and
Lady Lunch Bunch October is planned at the Fondue
House (opposite from the custom office on the way to the airport) on
Wednesday, October 13. Cost will be 200 baht for a great buffet menu.
Contact organizer of the month Hong Thaimee at tel. 0 5327 0544, ext 116 or
0 1764 2 6570 before October 10.
Upcoming Charity event on October 30 at 7 p.m. at
the Fondue House opposite Central Airport Plaza. Dinner Party and
Pop/Blues/Jazz Concert featuring professional musicians from around the
corner and across the globe, secret raffle prizes, and a sweet performance
by the Children’s Garden kids! Be a part of it with a donation of 1000
baht which includes raffle ticket, banquet, and concert. Reserve your space
or get your tickets at Amari Rincome Hotel (053-221-044 ext. 14), Chiangmai
Mail (053-234-102) and Good Morning Chiangmai News (053-278-516). For the
daily table reservation call 09 423 1688 or 053 201 551.
Enjoy the Amari Rincome Hotel’s Celebration of
National Days during the Month of October. Special lunch buffets on the
respective days. German National Day Sunday, October 3,
with traditional, light and more sophisticated tastes of the modern Germany
but also the more traditional items. Spanish, Austrian and Turkish coming
later this month. Experience this mix of Old World cooking and
Mediterranean cuisine at the Rincome. Reservation at Telephone 053 221 130.
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. 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.
Buonissimo 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.
– 10 p.m. daily except Sundays. 42 Kampeangdin Road. Make your table
reservations on tel. 053 272 712.
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.
Rydges 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. 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.saenkhamterrace .com or
The Bear’s Den Bar and Restaurant, beside
Rimping Condominium. Mondays – House Spirits 50 baht all night long.
Wednesdays – Ladies Night and free Bingo. Ladies drink free from 7 p.m. -
9 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. it’s 2 for 1 on House
Draught, Bottles, Spirits and Wines. Tel/Fax: 0 53 260404.
The Grillstation’s famous Formula 1 Sundays
continue with specials from their a la carte menu, 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, Charoenprathed Road.
The Hole-In-The-Wall, Public House Chiang Mai, just
opened English Pub in the heartland of Chiangmai where you can tuck into
traditional Fish and Chips, Shepherd’s Pie or have a three course English
Lunch for only 90 baht net. 39/7-8 Ratchamanka Rd., T. Phrasing, Tel 0 5328
The Northern Park Emporium and Lilavadee Coffee
Gallery launched a new promotion of Health and Spa products under the
brand “Prumelia” (Lilavadee). The products include spa and skin
nourishing products with new scents and many Aromatherapy products from The
Northern Park Emporium. Lilavadee Coffee Gallery, opens daily from 8 a.m. to
The Pub on Huay Road is open every day. Tetley Bitter
in cans and Tiger Beer on draught are available. Fantastic Friday gives you
a 20 percent discount on ALL drinks ALL night. Full coverage of all live
major sporting events shown in the sports bar. Special occasions catered
for. Call Grahame on 0 5321 1550 for more details.
To Nobody, German Restaurant in Soi Tewan celebrates
3 years in Chiang Mai. October promotion: Crocodile Steak ‘Gypsy
Style’, Buttered Peas and Pommes Croquettes for only 222, — baht. Daily
from 5 p.m. onwards, except Tuesdays. For group or catering reservations,
call Joerg or Sunisa Eisenschmidt at 0 5321 4483.
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] 1stopchiangmai.com
Raintree Resource Center - Located just east of the
Nawarat Bridge. Free library membership with more than 600 videos and 6000
English books available. Free booklet: “Helpful Hints for Getting Settled
in Chiangmai”. Open on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday from 10
to 12 noon, and on Sunday from 3.00-4.15 p.m. Info-line 053-262-660.
Movie-line 053-262-661. Email: [email protected]
The teachings of ‘Eckhart Tolle’, a modern master
and the author of ‘The Power Of Now’. Listen and watch in English free.
A guide to spiritual enlightenment. Contact Ivan on 0 5342 3602 or 0 1473
Lucky Dogs Club Chiang Mai needs volunteers (students
are welcome!) Health and Happiness for ‘underprivileged’ dogs can also
be given with canned dog food or small (even big) donations. We greatly
appreciate any help. More information at 0 9997 8146 or
Shower singers - come forward! 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 0 5330 9187 (office), 0 5385
3265 (home), or email: [email protected]