The Dancers’ Company with a concert of motion and
imagination will stop on May 7 at Kad Suan Kaew Theater in Chiang Mai
and dedicate all proceeds to benefit “Children’s’ Cricket in Chiang
Mai” as well as “School Funding for Orphaned Children.” Tickets 100,
400, 500 and 1000 baht available at Chiangmai Mail, (0 5323 4102) at
Kad Suan Kaew Information Counter, at Suriwong Book Centre, (0 5328 1052)
and the Chiang Mai Ballet Academy (0 5330 6357). For more information
contact Linda Buck at mobile 0 7191 3807.
Grace International School announces a Garage Sale on
May 7 from 7.30 a.m. - 11.30 a.m. (early start to avoid heat), at the new
GIS elementary building. Entrance gate is inside World Club, off Hang Dong
Road. Everybody is invited! For directions to Grace Int’l School call 0
Thai German Service on Sunday, May 8. Start with
coffee and cake at 3.15 p.m., followed by a service given by Pastor Burkhard
Bartel at the Christian German School. More information from
Ladies Lunch Bunch Group meets on Wednesday May 11 at
noon at the beautiful restaurant of Sheraton Chiang Mai. International
buffet for a special price. For reservations and directions please email to
Dot Delaney at email: [email protected] com or call 0 1671 1638.
First initiated by two artists from Thailand, ‘the
land foundation’ invites you to visit their ‘One Year Project’
exhibition from May7 - June 30 at the land foundation. For more information
and a map, please visit www.theland foundation.org or call 05381 1555.
“Barry Snyder Piano Recital” on Saturday, May
28 at 8 p.m. at A.U.A Language Center on Rajdamnern Road. D&M Music
Studio in cooperation with A.U.A Chiang Mai proudly present “Barry Snyder
Piano Recital”. The tickets are priced at 300 and 200 baht for students
available at the door at 7 p.m. For more information call Khun Mongkol 0
The next meeting of the Informal Northern Thai Group
(INTG) is on Tuesday, May 17 at 7 p.m. at the Alliance Francaise in
Chiang Mai: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Sampan Singharajwarapan, CMU’s renowned
geologist, will talk about the geology of Northern Thailand and its
For more information email: [email protected] or
call 0 5324 72 63.
The Writers Club and Wine Bar is showing work of
young Thai artists until the end of May. Amongst others, artist Kom
Suwanakerd, a graduate of Rachamongkon Technology Institute’s Fine Arts
Department is exhibiting works entitled “Pace of Life”.
The Wisdom of Lanna Arts and Craftsman 2005 exhibition
of Lanna artists runs at Chiang Mai Art Museum until April 28 daily from 6
a.m. – 6 p.m. More information at CMU tel 0 5394 3833.
Fairytales and Folktales. 17 artists display their
interpretation of Hans Christian Andersen’s fairytales as well as other
stories, sagas and epics at ‘La Luna Gallery’ on Charoenrajd Road until
May 15. Tel. 0 5330 6678.
Bangkok Community Theatre merrily presents Puss in Boots
at the British Club (Silom Soi 18). An interactive children’s play for the
young, and young at heart! May 28 and 29 twice daily at 1.30 p.m. and 4 p.m.
plus on June 4 and 5 three times daily at 11 a.m., 1.30 p.m. and 4 p.m.
Tickets 180 baht each will be available from May 5 at CD Warehouse on the
3rd floor of ‘The Emporium’. For more information, please visit the BCT
website at www.bct-th.org, e-mail:[email protected] or call 0 9166 4786.
Don’t forget to visit Thapae Sunday Walking Street
every Sunday along Rachadamnoen Road from 5 p.m. until midnight and Wualai
Walking Street every Saturday where you can purchase silver products and
many home decorative items.
Amari Rincome celebrates May with a Mediterranean
Food Promotion at La Gritta. For information and reservation call 0
Amazing Sandwich with two restaurants in town feeds
the inner person every day with many specialty Sandwiches, Baguettes or all
day breakfasts at reasonable price. First class quality products only!
Amazing Sandwich at 252/3 Prapokklao Rd.-beside Thai Airways office and 20/2
Huey Kaew Rd.-opposite Orchid Hotel.
Central Duangtawan Hotel’s ‘Mamma Mia’ Bakery
& Italian Caf้ serves a wide range of cakes, cookies and savories
to accompany a cup of freshly brewed coffee or tea. Opening hours from 9
a.m. – 11 p.m. daily Tel. 0 5390 5000 ext. 3227.
Chiangmai Kebab, the first Kebab shop in Chiang Mai
is now open. Traditional home made Pita bread, salad and your choice of
chicken or beef Kebab with the sauce you choose. Opening offer only 60 baht.
They also serve Falafel and Samosas daily from 5 p.m.–midnight. Parking
next to DK Book Shop behind Oriflame. Tel. 0 7188 1832.
Chez Gibus Grill House lets you have ‘your’ daily
BBQ season. Choose your favorite cuts from an assorted display of prime
quality meats and seafood and have them cooked the way you want. Match your
meal with a fresh salad from the salad bar and flavor it with your choice of
yummy sauces. All you can eat for only 219 baht per person. Chef Alain is
there from 6-10 p.m. except Sundays. 42 Kampeangdin Road. Make your table
reservations on Tel. 0 5327 2712.
Fondue House opposite Central Airport Plaza. Try
their cheese fondue—a warm dish consisting of at least two varieties of
cheese that are melted with a soup็on of flour and served hot from a
special pot. Enjoy the traditional Swiss dish that will definitely delight
your taste buds, and is the ideal ‘sharing’ dinner for friends and
family! Call for reservation 0 9423 1688 or 0 5320 1551.
Farang Ses Restaurant at Mandarin Oriental Dhara
Dhevi Resort Chiang Mai offers a ‘May Sa Yon’ Seasonal Menu, daily until
April 30. Three course Menu, plus Amuse Bouche, Coffee, Tea and Petit Fours
for 1,800 baht plus VAT. For reservation kindly call Khun Sutreeya, Tel. 0
5388 8888, ext. 8842.
Fujian, the Chinese Restaurant at the Mandarin
Oriental Dhara Dhevi Resort Chiang Mai where you can enjoy the
extraordinary! Dim Sum and Chinese Nouvelle Cuisine. Open daily for Dim Sum
Lunch from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. and evenings from 6 p.m. onwards. Table
reservations at 0 5388 8888.
Fillmore East’s Bob Marley Burger with tender
charcoaled chicken or their delicious Caesar salad is worth to visit the new
riverside restaurant on Charoenrajd Road. For table reservations call Ron at
0 5326 2418.
Le Grand Lanna features a Chilean Wine Promotion as
long as stock lasts. For reservation, lunch and dinner, call Tel. 0 5388
8888 ext 8566.
The Oriental Shop Bakery at Mandarin Oriental Dhara
Dhevi Resort offers a wide new tea selection to compliment their dark and
white chocolate creations. Also taking orders for special birthday cakes.
Tel. 0 5388 8888.
Rachamankha Hotel offers a Afternoon Tea Menu for you
and your guest’s delight. Light cheese cakes, apple strudel with whipped
cream and Scone Mascarpone and jam among many other different sweets to make
your afternoon tea most enjoyable. Reservation or more information, call 0
Rydges Amora Tapae Hotel serves a delicious
International Lunch Buffet at the Chillies Restaurant inside the hotel.
Daily 11.30 a.m. – 2 p.m. Price 200 baht++ per person / children half
price. For more information, contact the Sales Dept. at 0 5325 1531, Rydges
Amora Tapae Hotel, Chiang Mai.
Saenkham Terrace Restaurant. New! Live Music
every Friday and Saturday evening, featuring tenor Book Kitavadhana at the
Ban Naifun 2 Clubhouse. The place to meet after a relaxing Spa treatment at Baan
Saen Doi. www.saenkham terrace.com or www.baan saendoi.com
Tapas Bar at The House has an extended covered
terrace with a middle Eastern-Indian ambience. New exciting dishes and wine
promotions on the menu. Tapas Bar is open daily from 6 p.m. to midnight.
Tel. 0 5341 9011.
The Grillstation covers the Formula 1 Season and
shows every race and pampers the guests. Receive your personal race-info on
every race. Reserve your table in advance at 0 5381 8355 or 0 1883
9361, Grillstation, opposite Pornping Tower, Charoenprathed Road.
The Pub on Huey Kaew Road has revamped their menu and
included a new range from Yorkies Pies. Order at wholesale prices. The
weekly prize draw on a Wednesday is proving to be very popular but you have
to be in THE PUB at the time of the draw (7 p.m.) to win. Aussie Rules
Football every weekend. Games schedule is displayed in the bar. Every Friday
20 percent discount all night. For further details contact Grahame on 0 5321
To Nobody, German Restaurant in Soi Tewan. If you are
looking for a good night out with great food, look no further. To Nobody is
ideal for expats and Thais alike. Indulge yourself and
discover new delights from Germany. Open for lunch and then dinner from 5
p.m. onwards, (daily except Tuesdays). Call Joerg or Sunisa Eisenschmidt at
0 5321 4483 or 0 7183 1202.
Movie Schedule Chiang Mai
Look at http://www.major cineplex.com/pda/show time.php
and go to ‘Chiang Mai Branch’ for local show times at Central Airport
Similar movies are shown at Kad Suan Kaew and across the
street at 12 Huay Kaew Road. Check www.chiang maivista. com for those times.
LuckyDogs Club (a non-profit activity of the
LuckyDogs Co. Ltd.) has moved to new premises, only 5 km from the old place.
Bigger kennels with wider running space for the necessary play and exercise.
For more information get in touch with Nienke Parma, M. D. LuckyDogs, Please
contact Nienke at 0 9997 8146 or email: [email protected]
Entrepreneur Workshop by Dr. Laura Godrfredsen on
Sunday May 8, at Payap University from 1.30 p.m. – 3.30 p.m. The focus of
the seminar is on what is a viable business and developing business plans
that works. It will be held at the Graduate School Building Room 318 on Mae
Kaew Campus (off Super Highway near Carrefour)
Creative Meditation every Wednesday at 6.30 p.m. at
the Brahma Kumaris Raja Yoga Centre in Changpuak, Chiang Mai. More
information tel 0 5321 4904 after 5 p.m. Foreigners very welcome.
Buddhist Meditation class every Wednesday at 7.30
p.m. sharp. Venue: The Yoga Studio, 90/1 Rachamanka St., 200 m west of
Prappoklao St. junction in the old city. Map at www. yoga-chiangmai.com.
Suitable for beginners although everybody welcome. Call John 0 7172 7500 for
more info. Afternoons only please.
Monk Chat at Wat Suan Dok every Monday, Wednesday and
Friday from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. First hand information in English from
English speaking novices and monks concerning questions you always wanted
Meter Taxis. 30 baht for the first 2 km and 4 baht
for each subsequent kilometer. Waiting time – 1 baht per minute. Taxi Call
Center, Tel 0 5327 9291, 0 5327 1242 ext 16, from 8 a.m. – 8 p.m. 20–40
baht charge for call-out service, depending on location.
English language radio program ‘Helping Hand’,
broadcast daily from 7.30–9.00 pm. The program is on Radio Thailand
Chiang Mai FM 93.25 MHZ, and provides useful information to both Thai
nationals and foreigners.
T.I.T.S. - New English Language Radio Station, daily
from 8 a.m. – midnight. FM 106.50 MHZ to stay informed about your
community. Requests and comments, phone 0 5321 8006 or e-mail: TITS.