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The Community Happenings page is an opportunity for all clubs, galleries, businesses, hotels, restaurants and entertainment outlets to inform Chiang Mai Mail’s readers what new “happenings” are coming up.

Send us your happenings by email to: [email protected] The Community Happenings page is updated online every Wednesday and Saturday

 


Updated June 9, 2012

Sunday

Learn to Read Thai accelerated learning workshop (every Sunday in June). 10/6/2012, 17/6/2012, 24/6/2012 at Dash Teak House Restaurant, Moonmuang soi 1. www.LearnThaiOnline.com for booking details, sign up for a free Starter Course and watch a sample video where you can learn 13 letters in ten minutes.

Laughter Yoga: Sunday open class. The Yoga Tree Arak Road.12 noon-1 PM. 250 Baht.

Hash House Harriers : CH4 Mixed family hash runs every Sunday. Pick up point is The Hash Pub in Kampaengdin Road at 15.30. You can even bring the kids. Great running and fun with a few drinks after discover unseen Chiang Mai with residents and expats. Hash Pub phone 053-449695 or [email protected] or [email protected] or phone 0817241313.

Dance Jam! A weekly Chiang Mai dance event open to all styles. Sundays from 5-7pm. Cat House Restaurant and Bar # 10 Soi 3 Sirimungkalajarn. Free. 'Dance Chiang Mai Group' on Facebook for more information.

Free Meditation Instruction and Vegetarian Cooking Classes: The Master Ruma Foundation and Meditation Center in Baan Pong 9AM Group Meditation in the Light and Sound Method, Q&A for beginners, 11AM cooking class, followed by free vegetarian 5-course meal. Sundays at Praipanwana Resort on the Samoeng rd. 0878012117. [email protected].

Classic Cars of Lanna: Meets the last Sunday of every month at Nim City Daily near Airport Plaza. www.classicarsoflanna.com


Monday 

Jam night at Boy Blues Bar every Monday from 9 p.m. Kalare Night Bazaar

Hash House Harriers Monday Hash (Bi-weekly): Male only hash, presently, runs start @ 5.00 PM. Directions can be found on a notice board near the male toilet @ Number 1 Bar. Free bus to the run departs Number 1 Bar, Loi Kroh Soi [email protected] 4.00 PM. Dyke Converter on 0817241313. http://hash-house-harriers.org/asm

Theatre Playshop at Healing Light: Drop in sessions 250B, Mondays 6-7.30pm at Healing Light, Suk Kasame Rd (off Nimmanheiman Rd ).

Tuesday

Informal Northern Thai Group: INTG: Tuesday, June 19th 2012, 7:30 pm at the Alliance Française, Chiang Mai: “Creating a Temple Museum”. A Talk by Supachai Sittilert. Curator, Hong Luang Saengkaew Museum, Wat Phra Kaew, Chiang Rai. July 17: "Record Production: problems in combining Thai and western instrumentation" A talk by Michael Zager, Visiting Professor, School of Music, Payap University. July 24: A Talk by Ian Baird, Professor of Geography of Southeast Asia, University of Wisconsin at Madison. [To be confirmed].

Sax Night at The Chedi Chiang Mai: Every Tuesday & Wednesday evening from 17-9 PM at The Terrace Bar and Cigar Lounge located on the second floor. Ladies buy one get one free of the same item. Valid on standard drink and house wine. Any snack for 200 baht per item. Reservation is highly recommended. 053 253 385 or [email protected]

Tuesday Merengue Dance night: 2nd Floor Gallery: from 8:30 to 11:30 PM. Ratwithi & Ratchapakinai Intersection (above Kodak Store).

Quiz Night at The Olde Bell, 8.30 p.m. 087-811-9468, [email protected]

Alcoholics Anonymous: Every Tuesday and Thursday at 6 p.m. in the YMCA’s Nawarat Room. 084-485-0100, [email protected]

Hash House Harriers (Bi-weekly): Male only hash every other Tuesday at 5.00pm. Pick up point is Number 1 Bar, Loi Kroh Soi 1 at 4.00pm. Great running great fun and raise a beer with resident. Dyke Converter on 0817241313. http://hash-house-harriers.org/asm

The Grand Opera Society Of Chiangmai: If you wish to be a member and attend these evenings which include a delicious pot-luck buffet, email Dr. Howard: [email protected]

Wednesday

Wednesday Live Music Night at Yummy Pizza: from 7 PM.

Beginning Painting for Adults: www.sangdee.org/Beginning_Painting.html. Wednesdays 2:00-5:00

Quiz Night at the Garden Bar Lotus Hotel Chang Puak. Teams of 4 - if you cannot put a team together - come along and we will try to find you a team. categories this month include General knowledge, literature, the oscars,  current affairs, geography, disco music and 5 difficult questions. [email protected]

Co-dependants Anonymous: Support group for those having problems with healthy relationships with others. Every Wednesday, 7:00 p.m., Seven Fountains, 97 Huey Kaew Rd. 085-863-9898

Chiang Mai Photographic Group: Wednesdays at 7.00pm every fortnight at  Airport Greenery Hotel. and all those with an interest in photography, be it film or digital are warmly invited. For details of meeting dates please visit http://www.cmphotogroup.com/ . meetings are conducted in English but all nationalities are welcome.

The Royal British Legion, Chiang Mai. Social meetings 1st and 3rd Wednesday each month, 7 p.m. at The Olde Bell British Pub on Loi Khroh Road. Not just for UK ex-servicemen and women, but for anyone who supports the Legion’s aims and objectives. New members welcome.

Chiang Mai Chess Club: 7pm, Wednesdays, The Pub, on Huay Kaew Rd. All welcome. John on 085-7109-926.

Open Mike Night at the UN Irish Pub every Wednesday, from 8.30 p.m. Instruments provided or bring your own, Lindsay on 089 523 1363.

Chiang Mai Friends: The last Wednesday of every month. 300 THB for member and 350 THB for non-members. for further info or reservations: [email protected]. 350bht dinner or 80bht meeting. for further details [email protected] 

Chiang Mai Photographic Group: Wednesdays at 7.00pm every fortnight in The Red Mango Bar and all those with an interest in photography, be it film or digital are warmly invited.  For details of meeting dates please visit www.cmpg.igroops.com.  Meetings are conducted in English but all nationalities are welcome.

Thursday

The Amnesty International Report: 14th June at Chiang Mai University. 02 513 8745 or [email protected] Amnesty International Thailand will arrange the global launch of Amnesty International Annual Human Rights Report 2012. The report will cover 155 countries, documents human right issues of concern to promote human rights and to campaign against human rights abuse. Starts 9 a.m. - noon reporting about freedom of expression. English - Thai translation is available.

June's "Informal" Expats Ladies Lunch: Thursday, June 21 at te lunch buffet at the Grandview Hotel, on the Superhighway, about 500 meters north of Huey Kaew Rd. Plan to arrive at 11:45 to miss the noon rush at the buffet line. Later arrival is fine, but we'll start without you!170 baht. Cost includes water, coffee and tea and a modest tip. For reservations contact Nancy Lindley [email protected] by noon, Wednesday, June 20

Sizzling Salsa Night: every Thursday, 2nd Floor Gallery, Ratwithi & Ratchapakinai Intersection. From 8 PM. Free with a 100 baht minimum purchase per person to support the venue.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Every Tuesday and Thursday at 6 p.m. in the YMCA’s Nawarat Room. Info: 084-485-0100, [email protected]

JJ Market: Jing Jai Market Walking Street, every Thursday and Friday from 5 to 11 PM

Quiz Night at the UN Irish Pub. 053-214-554

Meditate with the Green Papaya Sangha in the tradition of Vietnamese Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh. Thursdays from 7:30 to 9:00 pm at the Yoga Studio 65/1 Arak Road. Beginners welcome. [email protected]@gmail.com .

Open night at Sangdee Gallery: all are welcome to perform. Sirimangkalajarn Soi 5 from 8 PM.

Friday

Chiang Mai Expats Club Coffee Morning:  2nd Friday of each month, 10 am - noon. Brix Bar and Restaurant, Hotel M (formerly Montri) inside the Old City at Thapae Gate. [email protected] or www.chiangmaiexpatsclub.com

Life Cycle Yoga with Preaw at The Yoga Tree (Soi M Apartment), 65/1 Arak Road. Asana, Pranayama and guided relaxation. Therapeutic yoga which works on all levels(physical, emotional and mental): Postures represent each period of life from birth through maturity and back to the source. All levels welcomed, no experience required

Every Friday evening at 5.30pm. 250THB

JJ Market: Jing Jai Market Walking Street, every Thursday and Friday from 5 to 11 PM. 084-043-9821.

Alliance Francaise Films: Every Friday at 8 PM. Friday, June 15th, 8 PM: Comme Les Autres (2008) de Vincent Garenq avec Lambert Wilson. Friday, June 22th, 8 PM Le Couperet (2005) de Costa Gavras avec José Garcia Friday, June 29th, 8 PM; Welcome (2009)

de Philippe Lioret avec Vincent Lindon

Saturday

Skal international Chiang Mai and North Thailand would like to invite its members and their guests to join us Skal Weekend Meeting at Favola, Le Meridien Chiang Rai Resort by Kok River on Saturday 16 June 2012. Chiang Rai, a city which celebrates its 750th Anniversary this year. Visiting hotel website at www.lemeridien.com/chiangrai or contact hotel at 053 603 333 for information.

Care for Dogs Adoption Fair: June 16th Saturday, Central Airport Plaza 11 am

Support For Community Service; The Rotary Club of Chiang Mai West will be holding their second annual Kantoke Dinner Fundraiser on Saturday, the 16th of June at 7:00PM.  The event will be held at the Kantoke Palace on Chang Klan Road next to the Park Hotel. Ticket pricing is 500 Baht per ticket. There will be door prize drawings and a silent auction. Entertainment will be provided by the Kantoke Palace dancers and the students from Wat Baan Lao School. Funds raised will be used to finance Rotary projects in Northern Thailand. For ticket purchase contact: [email protected], 089-430-8067; or [email protected], 081-288-1756; or, [email protected], 088-095-7805.

We’re Altos: featuring songs & music from well known films. With Ayu Namtep & the Altos. June 16 at Sadudee Building 7:30 PM. College of Music, Payap University Kaew Nawarat Campus. All donations go towards fund raising for the Payap Choir to participate in the World Choir Games in Cincinnati, OH USA in July.

Jonathon Glonek on Violin and Eri Nakagawa on Piano at 137 Pillars House on Saturday, June 23. Welcome reception with canapes and drinks from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. followed by the concert from 7 p.m. to 8:15 p.m. with optional post concert dinner.The reception and concert are priced at Baht 1,200 (US$40) per person and the reception, concert and gala dinner (limited seats available) following the concert are Baht 1,800 (US$60) per person, including service charge and tax.

Barcamp Chiang Mai 5 (2012). There is no audience, only participants. The whole idea is to get smart people that love technology together to collaborate, network, and learn. Barcamp Chiang Mai 5, Saturday, June 30, 2012, 9.00 AM - 5.30 PM.At Chiang Mai University, CAMT building. barcampchiangmai.org

Chiang Mai Expat Group meets at the Shangri La Hotel -every 4th Saturday of the month - meet at 10am. guest speaker - world renowned hypnotherapist and Chiang Mai resident Stephen Books Starts 10.30am www.chiangmaiexpatsclub.com

A Traditional 2nd hand market - Every Saturday morning from 5 AM near Prince Royals College

Flea Market at JJ markets First Saturday of every month at JJ Market. Shopping, food, listen to the free live music. To book a stall: Tina : 0801268215 [email protected]

Live music at 2nd Floor Gallery: Every Saturday night from 9 PM. Ratwithi and Ratchapakinai Rd. Intersection (Above Kodak Store).

Al-anon: Support group open to those affected by alcoholism in a relative or friend. Every Saturday, 4:00-5:00 p.m, Seven Fountains, 97 Huey Kaew Rd. Info: 087-300-4668, .alanonthailand.org, @alanonthailand.org..

Brahma Kumaris Raja Yoga Foundation holds Experience in Meditation every Saturday 3 p.m-4:30 p.m. at 218/6 Chotana Rd. 053-214-904.

Hash House Harriers: hash runs every Saturday at 4.30 pm  Catch a free bus to the run site at 3.30 pm from The Hash Pub in Kampaengdin Road phone 053-449695 or from the Hash House in Moon Muang Road. http://hash-house-harriers.org/asm/)

Chiang Mai Chess Club: Saturdays 2-4 PM, The Pub, on Huay Kaew Rd. All welcome. John on 085-7109-926.

Art Film Space:  At Media Art& Design Building, Chiang Mai University Art Museum 6:30 PM. Tel. 053 944 846.

Fairs and Festivals

The EU Film Festival 2012 15 - 24 June 2012 at the Vista Kadsuankaew, Chiangmai, The EU Film Festival 2012 showcases the cultural diversity of Europe as portrayed in 23 films from 17 different EU Member States in many different genres. All films will be shown in their original languages with subtitles in English. Schedule on Arts & Entertainment page.

Miracle of Thai Food and Fruit: 15th - 17th June at Chiang Mai Hall, Central Plaza Chiang Mai Airport. Modern innovation, food exhibitions, northern goodies as well as Royal Project products and activities.

Exhibitions and seminars

Mekong Tourism Forum (MTF) at Dusit Island Resort, Chiang Rai, Thailand on June 13-14, 2012

Enhance your creativity with Ayurveda:with Dr. Suchada Marwah: an Ayurveda health practitioner. June 25-28 9-Noon. Open to practitioners, students, teachers and anyone interested . Participants will receive a certificate from the International Research Center of Natural Science. 10,720 Baht. For more information call 053-301 500 (ext: 5031). www.threegeneration.org

International Life Sciences Innovation Conference: June 27 & 28. "fostering cluster development and collaboration" Covering: (1) IT and devices in healthcare and medicine (medical systems), (2) biotechnology and food/agriculture, (3) biotechnology and medicine) - By the US Embassy in Thailand, Chiang Mai Creative City Development Committee (and its members), Chiang Mai University, US Consulate in Chiang Mai, Thai-US Creative Partnership, and TDCI. Shangri La Hotel.

Antique Textiles from South East Asia at 137 Pillars House; May 5- July 30, 2012. 2 Soi 1 Nawatgate, 053-247-788. All textiles will be for sale.

Ye Win Aung: A Second Piece of Life: 2nd Solo Show at Suvannabhumi Gallery, 116-118 Charoenrat Road. www.suvannabhumiartgallery.com.

Global Issues Camp for Students at PTIS: June 16-24. [email protected] See the website for full details and application form http://camps.threegeneration.org.

"For Who" by M.L. Saksin Karsamsun: Exhibition at Sangdee Gallery & Café.

Exhibition by Mit Jai Inn entitled 'Untitled' 5pm until 9pm for further info 0850215508 [email protected] at H Gallery Mae Rim. 

Groups

The 2012 summer season of the Chiangmai Grand Opera Society will open on Tuesday, June 12.  For membership information and confirmed invitation . [email protected]. Membership is free as is attendance at evening performances.

Chiang Mai International Group of AA meets every morning at 9:30 and every evening at 6:30. All meetings are open. McCormick Hospital Bldg 11. 133 Kaeonawarat Road Wat Ket. If you want to drink, that's your business. If you want help to stop drinking, that's our business. 2 AA meetings a day, 7 days a week, call us at 0821862518. We are here for you.

Chiang Mai Back to Basics Group of AA meets Monday through Friday at 9:00 a.m.  All meetings are open.  Suan Buak Haad (Park)

Pavillion on the pond.

Chiang Mai West Group of AA meets Tuesday and Thursday at 6:00 p.m.  All meetings are closed.  Room 1207, Chiang Mai YMCA,

Chiang Mai New Beginninngs group of AA meets at 10:00 Sunday. The meeting is open and meets at the  Lemon Tree Restaurant, 2nd floor 26/1-2 Huai Kaew Rd Chang Phueak

First Northern Thailand Toastmasters Club The Confidence Builders. Whether you're speaking to one or one thousand, Toastmasters can help you speak clearly and confidently. The First Northern Thailand Toastmasters Club has been providing a safe and fun environment for more than 5 years to Thais and expats who wish to practice their speaking skills. Our meetings are the second and fourth Saturday of every month at 6pm. Join us to discover how you can "find your voice".www.fnttc.toastmastersclubs.org 053-214-309, 08-1861-2284 or 08-9138-4757

Rotary Club Chiang Mai West: Meets every Tuesday evening at the Kantary Hills at 7 PM.  Meetings are dual language - English and Thai. For information [email protected].

Chiang Mai Computer Club: meets Tuesdays at 1 p.m. at D'Lite Food and Bakery, directly across from Immigration. http://chiangmai-geeks.phpbb3now.com.

The Baptist Group meeting for old-time worship and fellowship every Sunday morning at 11.00am at the CH Hotel (soi opposite Chiang Mai Plaza Hotel, off Sidornchai Road).084 378 1440 [email protected].

Chiang Mai Chess Club: Saturdays 2-4 PM, The Pub, on Huay Kaew Rd. All welcome. John on 085-7109-926.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Every Tuesday and Thursday at 6 p.m. in the YMCA’s Nawarat Room. Info: 084-485-0100, [email protected]

Chiang Mai Bridge Club: The Pub on Huay Kaew Road. Sunday, 1:15 pm, duplicate bridge. Monday, 12:45 pm, bridge coaching session. Wednesday, 12:45 pm, duplicate bridge. Friday, 12:45 pm, relaxed duplicate bridge. [email protected]

Dining Out Group: Once a fortnight, alternating between Western and Asian food. 100 baht - 500 baht per head. [email protected]

Chiang Mai Readers & Book Discussion Group: Monthly over lunch to discuss a previously agreed book. [email protected]

Travel Club: Monthly at Tuskers.:[email protected]

Chiang Mai Gay and Lesbian Club: http://gaychiangmai.wackwall.com/. Regular meetings.

Nicotine Anonymous: Wednesdays and Saturdays, 1 p.m., Building 11, behind McCormick Hospital. 086-194-6300 or 081-027-6836

Baha'i Faith -Why ?: Nasser 0817 652 003/053252382

Sri Sathya Sai Baba, spiritual master. Study and discussion group for Chiang Mai devotees. Info: 053 261 582 or 08 1473 0430, 8 AM to 10 PM

The Gentleman’s Club: The Pub, first Monday of the month. Beer and a roast lunch. Info: 053-211-550, email [email protected]

The Chiang Mai International Women’s Book Club: English speaking book lovers. 7 p.m, last Monday of month. [email protected]

Online forum for Dutch people in Chiang Mai: http://nlclubchiangmai.proboards.com

Chiang Mai Photographic Group: Wednesdays at 7.00pm every fortnight in The Red Mango Bar and all those with an interest in photography, be it film or digital are warmly invited.  For details of meeting dates please visit www.cmpg.igroops.com.  Meetings are conducted in English but all nationalities are welcome.

Courses, classes, educational opportunities

Art Classes: Sangdee is now offering art classes for both children and adults. Sirimangkalajarn soi 5. http://www.sangdee.org/Art_Classes.html. [email protected]

FISU courses now in Chiang Mai: www.fisu.org

Reiki training courses: all levels. [email protected] or www.asianhealingartscenter.com

Advanced Aromatherapy and Energetic Aromatherapy classes: contact Cory for full details including tuition, classes are limited to 4 and start in August. [email protected]

Sport

TGTA Tennis tournament: 30 June -1 July at Three Generations Tennis Academy, 28-29 July at Lampang or TGTA, 25-26 August at TGTA. Please email Tournament Organizer, Khun Tai, at [email protected]  He speaks English, so communication should not be an issue.

Judo: Meet at the MMA club near the Railways station on Tuesday evenings and Saturday Morning. Contact Nigel on 0819264210

Chiang Mai Golf Festival: 800 Baht a day at participating golf courses around Chiang Mai and the North, throughout May and June. For further information, contact the TAT Chiang Mai office. Tel: 053-248604, 053-248607, or the TAT Call Centre 1672.

Three-Generation Football Academy - 2012 Youth Football Camps. Where the Dream Begins - 5-day camps for advanced players ages 8-16 Traidhos Community Center; home of the PTIS International School – 234 Moo 3, T.Huay Sai, A. Mae Rim. 17-21 June- 13-16 years, Advanced, 21-25 Oct - 8-12 years, Advanced, 27-31 Dec - 13-16 years, Advanced. Daily, 1:30 pm – 6:00 pm, 2500 B - Academy players 5-day course. 3000 B - Other players 5-day course. +6000 B - Residential Camp players (Apr/Jun). +7000 B - Residential Camp players (Oct/Dec). Supervised Residential Camps include: Shared accommodation, 3 meals per day, supervised activities when not in training, elephant riding, a trip to the Night Safari. Alan Sparks: [email protected], http://football.threegeneration.org

Badminton: Every Tuesday from 2-4 PM at the Municipal Stadium Badminton Hall. Open to all. 20 baht/session.

Tai Chi Classes: Yang &Chen style Tai Chi guide you to find internal soft Chi flow and intensive energy in your own body! 085-5211-528, [email protected]

Chiangmai International Taekwondo: All ages taught in your own home, private lessons by World Master Tom Zuza, 8th Dan. 0834761752, [email protected]

Tai Chi Classes: Experienced Tai Chi Sifu gives lessons. 084-600-5268, [email protected]

Tai Chi – Chi-Kung every Monday and Wednesday 8 am at Suan Buak Hat Public Park by Master Patrick Stahl.  085 276 4700. [email protected] or www.zensabai.com.

Karate Practice: Monday/Wednesday 5.30 p.m, Free. CMU’s Student Services building. Karatedo Fed. Wado-kaj karate. [email protected]

Yang style Tai Chi class for beginners/intermediate students.  Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:45 AM to 10:45 AM at Hillside 4 Condo, 4th floor, exercise room.  Call 0899-5553-350 or www.taichichiangmai.com.  Private classes also available

Chiang Mai University Judo Club: Training Times: Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday 830 AM to 10:30 AM. Contact Khun Nigel 0819264210. [email protected]

Chiang Mai Fencing Club: Classes for all ages. "Chiang Mai ChinaTown" complex, just off the Superhighway, left at the beginning of the  Mae Rim/ Chang Pueak exit road at the Chiang Mai ChinaTown sign.08 -1382-8124 (English) 08-7325-5476(Thai).

Chiang Mai Softball: Every Sunday 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm. We have bats and gloves… just need you! Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/103202306396792/

Ongoing:

The U.S. Consulate encourages all American citizens to register with the US Consulate General.  Please visit https://travelregistration.state.gov to register and/or update your current information. American Citizens are reminded that all services are provided by appointment only. To make an appointment or view additional information on our services, http://chiangmai.usconsulate.gov/service.html

"De Mortuis: the story the Chiang Mai Foreign Cemetery" : Stories of the 150 persons buried in the foreigners' cemetery since 1898 a pocket history of some aspects of Chiang Mai life and of some of the foreigners who lived and died there. 200 baht, available at the Cemetery, The Pub, The Writers Club, Gymkhana Club. Or, by post A. C. Tucker, PO Box 228 CMU, Chiang Mai 50202. Cheques to "A. C. Tucker" Baht 230 (mailed to Thailand), 5.50 £, and US$ 9.00 (worldwide).These donations used for maintenance and upkeep of cemetery.

Dining

Olde Bell: Sunday Lunch for you from 1pm – around 9pm. Roast Pork, Roast Chicken, Roast Beef or Roast Lamb are on offer –served up with Roast Potatoes, Onion Mash, Yorkshire Puddings, Veg and Gravy - if you can’t make up your mind which roast to have, why not try our Sunday Sampler of Pork, Beef and chicken, or our Super Sampler with all the above plus Lamb?

Specials at the Steak House: Tuesday is Ladies night buy 1 get 1 free on selected beverages, Wednesday All You Can Eat Buffet, 499 Baht, with 2 glasses of wine 599 Baht. Thursday Kids Night, kids receive 1 menu item for free. Live music every night. 053-224-123. Open only for dinner.

Giraffe Restaurant at the Chiang Mai Night Safari: Buffet lunch 139 Baht, Buffet Dinner 149 Baht. 053-999-040.

Four Seasons Hotel Sunday Lunch: 1,300 Baht per person including free flow of juices and soft drinks 1,800 Baht per person including free flow of juices, soft drinks, beer, martinis and Prosecco. Live jazz all afternoon at the Terraces Restaurant from 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM. For more information or reservations, 053-298-181 or e-mail [email protected].

Business Lunch at SiriPanna Villa Resort & Spa: from Monday to Saturday, lunch buffet, Noon- 3 PM at Slee Banyan Restaurant. 189 Baht. 36 Rat Uthit Road, Wat ket, [email protected] 053-371-999

Sunday lunch at Slee Banyan Restaurant, SiriPanna Villa, from 12 noon to 3 PM. 599 Baht per person. 36 Rat Uthit Road, Wat ket, [email protected] 053-371-999

High Tea at Slee Banyan, SiriPanna Villa, tea, homemade scones, macaroons, and more. 2 PM to 6 PM 450 Baht per person. 36 Rat Uthit Road, Wat ket, [email protected] 053-371-999

Every Wednesday is Half Price Wine @ Perns Restaurant until January 4, 2013. 086 111 7766. Get 50% discount off house wine and 20% off all bottles. Each and every Wednesday! Get half cut for half the price! Huay Kaew Road opposite Shell station.

Hom Taam Muan Jai @ Siripanna Villa Resort & Spa:. Experience a variety of dishes in a relaxed atmosphere at Slee Banyan Restaurant. You can collect stamps and receive gifts. Each 100 baht spent counts as 1 stamp. 1 stamp is valued at 10 baht at Slee Banyan Restaurant and Panna Spa. 053 371 999. Until July 31.

Kad Kafe at the Shangri La: Starting from 1 May 2012, Kad Kafé presents seven internationally theme evening buffets for the enjoyment of guest, each at just THB466 net per adult. Monday is American Night. Tuesday is The Best of Asia. Wednesday is Mediterranean Cuisine. Thursday is Taste of India. Friday is Seafood Extravaganza. Saturday is International Fare and Sunday is Northern and Classic Thai. Sunday brunch with ham, salmon and seafood. Bouncy castle for kids, available from May 6 between 11:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. at THB470 net. From Monday to Saturday the buffet lunch is priced at THB355 net per adult. 053-253 888 or

f&[email protected]

Rio Restaurant & Wine Bar, Rati Lanna Resort: Churrasco Brazilian Style! Experience our premium wine in the excellent condition buy - one - get - one - free at 18.00-19.00 hrs. plus live DJ performance daily. Reward yourself with an all-you-can-eat BBQ Buffet on every Fri. - Sat. or Mixed Grill BBQ Set serve on Mon. - Thu. Priced only 590++/person.  Special promotion Come 4 Pay 3 on every Fri. – Sat. available from 1 April – 30 September 2012. Open : 18.00 - 23 . 00 hrs . (closed on Sun.). [email protected]

Time for Tea: Experience a stylish pastry and canapé set with free flow high-class of coffee, tea and pure herbal juice. Price only THB 590++/couple. From 1st April – 30 June 2012   Time 13.00 – 16.00 hrs. At Malin Pavilion. RSVN at 053 999 333 ext. 5410.

Last Sunday of every month dusitD2 Buffet. noon until 3pm. 699bht per person food only / 399bht child.

TGIF at 137 Pillars House: We are proud to introduce our weekly “Thank God It’s Friday” degustation dinner. Chef Jaiphak na Chiangmai create weekly specials for one night only @ THB 789.00 ++. 2 Na Watgate Soi 1, www.137pillarshouse.com Find us on facebook: www.facebook.com/137pillarshouse

Dim Sum Buffet Lunch: All-you-can-eat Dim Sum is on offer daily with over 30 arrays of mouthwatering at Baht 290++ per adult /Baht 145++ per child under 12 years. From 11.30 – 14.30 hrs.Centara Duangtawan. 053 905000 Ext. 3227

Set Menu for Couples our chef prepares mouthwatering set meals designed for couples and smaller groups of guest. Now you can taste many different dishes also when dining in smaller groups. Price is only Baht 777++ per couple. @ Sunflower Chinese Restaurant, on the 24th Floor, Centara Duangtawan Hotel,  053 905000 Ext. 3227

Kantary Hills Hotel Italian Festival: June 6 -10, Chef Davide Pritoni will be offering a mouthwatering selection of sumptuous Italian dishes at the Nimman Bar and Grill Restaurant in the Kantary Hills Hotel. You can savour the flavours of this rich cuisine in a la

carte form or enjoy them in a special Buffet Dinner, which will be held on the evenings of June 6, 8, 9 and 10 from 6pm -10pm. The Buffet is only Baht 490++ per person. Children under 12 years receive 50% off.

World of Wine Dinner at Le Crystal Restaurant on 8th June 2012 and every 2nd Friday of the month. More information & reservation: +66 53 872 890-1, [email protected].

Kafe Otto Buffet - happening every Thursday starting 7.00pm at Kafe Otto Turkish Restaurant (inside the JJ Market). Delicious Turkish and Mediterranean food, including a lot of vegetarian dishes, all you can eat for 200 Baht. The restaurant accepts reservations, so book your table by calling 0894441162 or check the Facebook page; http://www.facebook.com/kafeotto.

The Pub Traditional Sunday Roast: Choose from Beef, Lamb, all dishes are accompanied with crispy roast potatoes, fresh vegetables and our special Yorkshire Puddings with gravy....... all for 275 baht.

Le Coq D’Or Healthy Fish Festival: June 1-30. Dover sole, turbot, snow fish, trout, salmon and halibut. [email protected]. 053-141-555.

Beccofino Special set menu with snow fish, pork chop, or wagyu beef with soup, appetizers and dessert. 650 Baht ++. Nimmanhaemin soi 7.


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