Tai Chi Classes. Experienced Tai Chi Sifu gives
lessons, free group introductory lecture and demonstrations of benefits and
different forms of Tai Chi. For further details contact Liang at 084 600 5268 or
liang. [email protected]
Karate Practice at the Student Services building at
Chiang Mai University. Karatedo Federation Wado-kaj karate. 5:30 pm every Monday
and Wednesday. This practice is free. For further info email [email protected]
Chiang Mai Bicycle Club Meets every Sunday at 7 am
at Thapae Gate. For further info visit www.chinarice.org.
Lawn Bowls. Gymkhana Club. Anyone interested in
playing lawn bowls or joining a club, forming a league should contact Chris
Simmonds at 081 288 6784.
Saturday Ball Hockey at Buan Hat Park. For children
under 11 years old. Adult supervision. For further info email
Fine Arts Museum C.M.U. Nimmanhaemindha Road. For
more email cmuartcenter @hotmail.com.
Natural Museum Queen Sirikit Botanic Garden Maerim.
From August 1; Art exhibition showcasing more than 80 paintings and photographs
entitled ‘Golden Floral Plants’ to celebrate the 80th Birthday
Anniversary of HM King Bhumibol Adulyadej and the Botanic Garden’s 15th Anniversary.
Galerie Panisa 189 Mahidol Road (near Rimping
Supermarket). Art Exhibition of watercolours and acrylics from the students.
Until September 8.
Holiday Inn Chiangmai-Lamphun Road Grand Nanta
Ballroom September 6-7 from 10 am until 8 pm. Includes fashion shows, wine
tasting, jewelry and cosmetics. For further info 053 275 300 or email
Payap Presents a series of lectures at the Mae Khao
campus, open to the public. From 5 pm until 6 pm. Thursday September 4: ‘Thai
Politics Today’ by Dr. Tanet Charoenmuang CMU. Thursday September 18: ‘The Wa
are not red and don’t grow opium Poppy anymore’ by Dr. Ron Renard. For further
info [email protected]
Line Dancing at the Centre of the Universe. Every
Wednesday 5:30 pm 200 baht per person. For Directions or further info 081 473
0746 or info @therealcentreoftheuniverse.com.
British Council at the Amari Rincome Hotel. ‘A
Festival of Bright Ideas’ for students planning on education in the UK. Saturday
August 30 and September 20. For further info www. britishcouncil.or.th.
Yang Style Tai Chi Chuan group classes, every
Monday, Wednesday and Friday morning at Hillside 4. For beginners or experienced
exercisers. Call Julie at 089 955 5350 for details or visit
www.taichichiangmai.com. Chen style lessons also available.
The PREM Tennis Academy. After school tennis
programs, Saturday tennis programs, camps and tournaments offered throughout the
year. International experienced coaching staff. All ages and abilities accepted.
For more info contact Director Randall Scott at [email protected] or visit
Chiangmai International Taekwondo (CIT), Training
now for all ages at 3rd Floor
EQ Square, Chiang Mai-Hang Dong Road (next to the SCB Bank). World Master Tom
Zuza 7th Dan.
All aspects of this exciting martial art are taught. For further info call 083
476 2013 or email [email protected]
Reiki training course. (all levels). For further
info please contact [email protected] asianhealingartscenter.com or visit the website on
Thai conversation classes twice a week Tuesday and
Thursday afternoons at Hillside 4 Condo, 5 pm. 60 baht. Meet on the 4th Floor
next to the swimming pool. For further details please email Elena on
Latin and Ballroom/Salsa Dancing, Soi 7, Suthep Road
(near Chiang Mai University). Salsa beginner class; 6:30 Wednesday, intermediate
level 4:15 Saturday. Ballroom/Latin classes beginner class; 6:30 Thursday 4 pm
and Saturdays. Intermediate level; 6:30 pm Tuesday, 5:30 pm Friday and Saturday.
Also Latin Dance and Swing Dance. For further information email [email protected]
.com or telephone Linda at 086 187 1263.
The Chiang Mai Photographic Group meets
Wednesday’s 7 pm at Tuskers Bar & Grill located on Soi 1 just off Chaiyaphum Rd.
Contact Chas for further details at 087 180 4665.
The Chiang Mai Computer Club meets Tuesday’s 1 pm at
Tuskers Bar & Grill located on Soi 1 just off Chaiyaphum Td. Contact Chas for
further details at 087 180 4665.
Casting Call Artspace on 7 is holding auditions for
‘Midnight Halloween Cabaret’ on Friday October 31. Looking for playful and
reliable actors for dark comedy sketches and monologues Fluent English speaking
Males and Females aged 18 and up. For further info contact Bradley [email protected]
Spirit House Lecture Recital entitled The
Development of the Renaissance Motet. September 18 starts 6:30 pm Antoine Garth
provides an informative lecture with musical examples by his early music
ensemble Anima Mundi. 600 baht for dinner and concert. For reservations or
further info contact Steve 084 803 4366 or Antoine 085 225 2169 or
Shangri La Concert Series September 28 ‘5th Avenue
meets Cotton Club, an evening of songs by Cole Porter and Duke Ellington.
Concert at 6:30 pm, dinner 8 pm. Concert 200 baht, dinner 350 baht, for tickets
contact Antoine intsongfestcm @gmail.com.
The Santi Studio Jazz History 101 Class. 150 baht
per class. Tenor Antoine Garth takes an in-depth look at the development of Jazz
including jazz artists Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington etc. For further info
contact Antoine at [email protected] or 085 225 2169.
Glass Onion off Nimmanhaemindha Road. 70s Disco
Nights every Saturday. Thursday night is ‘Boys Night Out’, Friday’s is ‘Girls
Night Out’, special discounts applicable, but all are welcome every night.
The Garden 139 Rachadamoen Road (2 doors from the
Writers club). Tuesday evenings 8 pm until late. Ballads and folk music, bring
your own instruments, accordion, guitar, flute and your singing voice, or just
go to listen. Also Sunday Nights listen to the Blues. For further info telephone
Tim at 084 8098 768.
Santi’s Grotto, Thapae Soi 2 (below City View Condo)
“Do it Night” or “Open mike night” every Tuesday from 8 pm until
Horn Bar at the Mandarin Oriental. Cool club sounds,
stylish seating, excellent mixology every night. For further info call 053 888
888 ext. 8843.
Holiday Inn Bachelors of Jazz. Every night except
Mondays. From 7 pm until 11:45 pm. For info call 053 275 300.
MONDAY Tuskers Bar Chaiyaphum Soi 1. Quiz night
every Monday evening starting at 8 pm - for info call Chas at 087 180 4665 or
TUESDAY The Olde Bell 25/1 Loi Kroh Rd (next to
Raming Lodge Hotel). Quiz night every Tuesday. 8:30 pm first question. Free
entry. Prize vouchers for winners. Teams of 1-6 are invited. For further details
please email [email protected] or call 087 811 9468.
THURSDAY UN Irish Pub 24 Ratwithi Rd. Quiz Night
every Thursday - for further details call 053 214 554.
FRIDAY The Pub on Huay Kaew Road. Quiz night every
Friday - general knowledge quiz starts 8 pm with teams of four or less. Many
prizes, including DVDs from sponsor Club 99. For further info call Grahame at
053 211 550.
MONTHLY The Garden Bar next to the Lotus Hotel.
Starts at 8 pm..Next quiz September 17. For further info email
Imperial Mae Ping
Sridonchai Road. Potpourri of Southern Thai dishes from the Andaman Sea,
including Phuket style spicy shrimp dip with vegetable, hot and sour mackerel
with bamboo yellow curry soup and much more at the Mae Ping Beer Garden from
5:30 pm until midnight. For reservations or further info 053 283 900.
Charity Rooftop Party. The Chedi Lunch on Saturday
September 20, costs 750 baht, starts at 12 noon. The Holiday Inn Seafood Buffet
on Friday September 26, costs 600 baht plus discount on drinks, for further info
contact charityrooftopparty @gmail.com.
Amari Rincome Nimmanhaemindha Road. At the La
Gritta Restaurant Italian style salmon dishes with a surprising twist including
salmon filet in a potato skirt, or glazed with grappa and caramelized grapes.
From 6:30 pm until 10 pm for reservations or further info 053 221 130
Shangri La Chang Klan Road. Kad Kafe Business lunch
Monday’s to Friday’s 169 baht from 11:30 am until 2 pm. Dip and Dine Sunday
Brunch at 549 baht ++ from 11:30 am until 3:30 pm. International Buffet Dinner
(excluding Saturdays) 299 baht ++. For reservations or further info 053 253 888.
Place 2 B, behind Carrefour. New Restaurant just
opened. 10% opening discount off food prices. Thai and Western Food available, 3
bands nightly. Open from 5 pm until midnight. For reservations or further info
call Jason at 086 181 1999.
Le Crystal Steakhouse, Atsadathorn Road at JJ
Markets. Now Open daily from 11 am until 1 am. French Bakery open from 11 am
until 9 pm. For reservations or further info call 053 224 123.
Sugar Shack Bar and Restaurant 48 Charoenprathet
Road Soi 6 (Opposite Diamond Hotel). August Promotion San Miguel and San Miguel
Light 3 for 120 baht.
Tuskers Bar and Grill Chaiyaphum soi 1. BBQ Chewsday
- All U Can Eat BBQ including weekly specials just 200 Baht from 7 pm every
Tuesday. Friday Madness - 50% off all drinks 7-9 pm plus free shots 9-11 pm
every Friday. For further info call Chaz at 087 180 4665.
Mi Casa Soi Wat Pradaeng Suthep Road. Every Friday
and Saturday Nights Sangria 388 baht per jar. Sunday brunch and dinner Mixed
Tapas and 1 jar of Sangria 688 baht. For reservations or further info call 053
The House Restaurant
Moonmuang Road happy hour between 6 pm and 8 pm, 2 cocktails for 1. Three course
set dinners including coffee from 888 baht to 999 baht ++. For reservations or
further info 053 419 011.
Films and Theatre
Alliance Francais 138 Charoen Prathet Road. Films
start at 8 pm. September 5 ‘Um Homme Et Une Femme’ (1966) by Jean-Louis
Trintignant. September 12 ‘Trois Couleurs - Bleu (1993) by Krzysztof Kie[lowski.
September 19 ‘Trois Couleurs – Blanc (1994) by Krzysztof Kie[lowski. September
26 ‘Trois Coleurs – Rouge’ (1994) by Krzysztof Kie [lowski. For further info
email [email protected]
House of Praise. Behind the Chiang Mai Grandview
Hotel. International Service Sunday 9am. From Sunday August 3 Second
International service at 11am For further info or directions call 053 212 904,
email [email protected] cocthailand.com or visit www.cocthailand.com.