Veranstaltungen, Konzerte & Theater

 

 

Last update: 21.01.2019

 


 
January, 20 -26 Chiang Mai University Graduation week at Holiday Inn Chiang Mai

– Congrats CMU graduating student with promotion on dinner buffets (every dinner buffets) Free 1 person after purchase of 4!! Elite card members get 15% discount for reservations call 053-275-300 ext river terrace


 
January 21 – 25 The Woke Folks Festival

– includes workshops, yoga, musical events, wellness talks etc etc -  it is an inclusive space for people of all cultures and colors to be unapologetically themselves. They believe that education, creation, and compassionate communication will light the way forward. The Festival is held within the city of Chiang Mai: a 700 year old kingdom steeped in consciousness, culture, and creativity. To check out the schedule, to buy tickets or more informationwww.wokefolksfestival.com


 
January 22 Travel Club at Food 4 Thought Sudjai Alley

– meets at 7pm  Derek Workman was a travel writer for twenty years, contributing to magazines such as The Smithsonian online, Finnair and easyJet Magazines, guidebook writer, designer of magazines and travel brochures, and producer/publisher of the digital magazine, Chiang Mai uncovered. In this short talk he dips into his large photographic archive of travels in Europe, Morocco and Asia, scattered with anecdotes of a travel writer’s life. https://www.facebook.com/events/550814275391354/
 

January 22 Film & Visual Art Exhibition at Clay Studio Coffee in the Garden

(near Chiang Mai Gate)  Day #2 of the Woke Folks Festival – from 7pm until 11pm This unique popup art exhibition and film festival will feature 5 local and international award winning short films and multiple visual artists in collaboration to create a unique and captivating visual arts experience. Prepare to be completely bewitched by visual arts in ways you’ve never before seen, as the visual becomes visceral and the imagination becomes immersive. For tickets and further info wokefolksfestival.com


 
January 22 An Evening with Julphan Quintet at The Mellowship 

– Ibis Hotel (corner of Huay Kaew Road and Canal Road) 8pm until midnight Julphan quintet After graduated from Berkeley Berklee College of Music and NYU Steinhardt , Julphan Tilapornputt currently performs and teaches jazz in New York . This January he’s touring in Thailand alongside Kengchakaj Kengkarnka and Shai golan , award winners jazz pianist and saxophonist. On 22nd Jan , see them live featuring one of the best jazz rhythm sections of Chiang Mai , Phantawat Nawig on drums and Eakarat kantawong on bass.  – for bookings or reservation check out their facebook page or call 053-908-858 or 098-750-1444


January 23 – 27 Marco’s Kitchen at Shangri La Hotel 

- A unique journey through northern Italian cuisine. Indulge in a unique culinary journey by savouring northern Italian flavors, skillfully blended by Michelin star-rated chef, Marco Stabile, from Ora Daria restaurant in Florence, Italy. Don't miss this one-of-its-kind opportunity to enjoy the most genuine Italian cuisine, through mouthwatering 4-course and 6-course menus with selected paired wines. 23 January – 27 January 2019 Lunch: 11.30am to 2.30pm
THB 1,388++ per person / Dinner: 6pm to 10pm THB 1,888++ per person Advance reservation is required. Please call (6653) 253 888 or email Restaurants.SLCM@shangri-la.com to make a reservation.



January 23 The 1st Heuriger in Chiang Mai at Imperial Mae Ping Hotel

 - Celebration of 150 years of Friendship between Thailand and Austria Buffet & Drinks Austrian and Thai specialties free flow soft drinks and selection of Austrian wines. Austrian Music Original Tyrolean "Brass Band" Starting 5:30 pm Ticket price THB 1,190.- Incl. Buffet, free flow soft drinks and 2 glasses of wine (For TAS Members THB 990.-) Group price Table of 8 for only THB 7,920.- (THB 990.-) For TAS Members additional 2 bottles of Austrian wine.  Kids under 6 years free/12 years THB 500.-  For more information please contact
+66 (0) 615180406 welcome@thaiaustriansociety.org http://www.thai-austrian-society.org

 

January 23 Chiang Mai Scrabble Club meeting at Food 4

Thought – new venue – meets at 1.30pm Half the fun is getting to go to restaurants that we have never been to before. For further details
Greg 095-569-5968  gregoryjoyner@gmail.com   Keep those suggestions coming in! Here's a map on how to get there:

January 23 RJ Blues at Thapae East Venue for Creative Arts

 – Thapae Road (opposite Street Pizza) 8pm until 9pm Less heard blues and jazz from RJ and friends https://www.facebook.com/events/273824739963098/
 

 

January 23 Wednesday Night Special at  Pern's restaurant on Huay Kaew

is serving meltingly tender beef cheek slow cooked in a red wine sauce on mashed potato with  fresh vegetables 395B   and its half price house wine all evening. Book on 0861117766 or on line at www.pernsfood.com/bookings.html

 

January 24 Paul & Nops Dining Out Group goes to Lert Ros 

– Thai BBQ place known for its fish – meet at 7pm For information, reserve and give number in your party or to be put on the mailing list send an e-mail to diningoutcnx@hotmail.com. Reservations and cancellations must be received by 8:00 PM the evening before the event. 

 

January 24 Acoustic Blues Night at The Pub on Huay Kaew Road

from 8pm until midnight - Willie Salomon and Bert Deivert feat. Mai Chiangmai Blues for reservations or further info call 081-568-9390 https://www.facebook.com/events/1967689886601864/


 
January 24 Snitches Get Stitches

– Comedy Show at Three Little Pigs – part of the Woke Folks Festival – 7.30pm until 11.30pm – Back by popular demand, Snitches Get Stitches brings sketches, stand-up, improv and much more to the Land of Smiles. Come bust your guts on jokes and grub with our local and international comics and silly-by-nature performers. This is your night to escape the grind and laugh with some of the city’s funniest (looking) people!  For tickets and further info wokefolksfestival.com


 
January 24 Expat Ladies Lunch at Lamour Café

 – plan to arrive at 11.45 so we can socialize a little before lunch at noon – menu: Thai and vegetarian – cost between 130 thb to 350thb – come join us – just email your reservation no later than Tuesday 22nd Jan to ladiesgotolunch@gmail.com



January 25 Ladies Sparkling Night at Le Meridien 

– from 7.30pm until midnight - Latitude 18 presents Ladies Sparkling Night “All White Party”. Kick off the year with one of the coolest party in town. Come dressed in your best stunning white outfit and enjoy live DJ + sparkling cocktails to heat up your Friday Night.  Just for ladies! Get a bottle of sparkling wine free  when come early with a group of 05 or more and share your pictures with #LMSparkling *Limited offers for 04 groups only. Sparkling cocktails, beers, wines are available at your choice at THB 150 net. For more information or to make a reservation, please contact 053 253 666 or fb.chiangmai@lemeridien.com


 
January 25 Charity Concert featuring M Yuenchon Sombatthep

together with Heart Suttipong Thadpitakkul at Siripanna Villa Resort and Spa. M Yuenchon Sombatthep will perform cover songs of Suthep Wongkamhaeng. Wongkamhaeng’s style of music is known as Luk Krung (he is a crooner). He is best known for his songs “Luk Kom pà” (Orphan), “Rak kunh Kai laen” (I’d Have Loved You Now), and “Jai pi” (My Heart).  The concert will be held on the lawn from 5:00 pm onwards. Ticket Price 1,500 /1,000 Baht includes Kad Mua Reception (Northern Style food) Contact for buy ticket Mobile Phone: 081-6123881 or add Line ID: tungyabalay / 0816123881

 

January 25 "Oscar Night: The Red Carpet" at The House Lounge 

starts at 7pm, 599thb net per person includes 2 drinks (selected wines or cocktails) and if you like, you can dress up like your favorite star or movie character. The band "The Speakeasy" will be playing the music inspired by whole lots of famous movie. For reservations or further info 053-287-681 contact@thehousethailand.com


 
January 25 An evening of fine dining and champagne pairing at Oxygen Dining Room. 

Friday 25th January 2019 from 6 - 10 pm. Join us for a unique 7-course set menu, pairing with champagne from Nicolas Feuillatte at THB 1,900++ per person. Highlights of the menu includes Oyster, Foie Gras, Seabass and Lamb... Booking essential: +66 53 931 999 ext. Oxygen Dining Room  fbco.cmr@X2resorts.com
 

January 25 Labyrinth Circus Ceremony (Mystery Dance Party) at November Chiang Mai,

Charoen Prathet Road – 6.30pm until 3.30am - Featuring music by: Labyrinth Circus (Tribal Rock) DJ Jeremy (House) from CNX/USA Kitiwat (Psychedelic Hip Hop/Chill) USA Tiki Tango (House & Tech) USA DJ Kamau Abayomi (Balie) Global Soulful Beats tickets 200thb – check out https://www.facebook.com/events/268194734077542/
 

January 25 The Itinerants will be at the UN Irish Pub, 

Ratwithi Road on Friday the 25th. 8pm -11pm. Irish, Scottish and Celtic pub songs. ALL WELCOME!!!


 
January 25 Dhamma Talk at Panyaden International School

 by Venerable Ajahn Jayasaro – 4pm until 5.15pm Dhamma talk in Thai and English All Panyaden community and guests are warmly welcome to join us - for more information call 080-078-5115 Free of charge.



January 25- 27 Chiang Mai Tattoo Festival at  Chiang Mai Hall Central Airport 

- The 2nd edition of The International Chiangmai Tattoo Fest, Tattoo Convention, the most exciting, anticipated and resoundingly successful celebration of body art in the world. Over 150 tattoo artists around the globe to join our convention from the last year sush as, Sabado the crazy tattooing, Shige Yellowblaze, Uncle Allan, Dong Dong, Guy letattooer, Matt Hekensho, Hori Yo Taiwan etc... bring this year fun, enjoy with the Fest again! https://www.facebook.com/events/875272322671351/



January 25 Italasia at Kantary Hills 

–  join us for complimentary wines poured from 5pm until 8pm –  on Fridays Wines of Australia (celebrate Australia Day) Billi Billi Pinot Gris Mount Langi Ghiran/ Chardonnay Yarra Valley Yering Station / Pinot Noir Yarra Valley Yering Station / DJL Shiraz  Xanadu / Cliff Edge Cabernet Sauvinon Mount Langi Ghiran  – for reservation T: 081 987 4254 E: morris@italasiagroup.com



January 25 Film Night at Alliance Francaise 

– starts 8pm DANS LA BRUME (2017) de Daniel Roby avec Romain Duris, Olga Kurylenko Fantine Harduin, Michel Robin, Anna Gaylor, 89 mn, Eng. Sub. Mathieu will stop at nothing to get his 11 year-old daughter Sarah out of the   hermetic chamber she lives in since she was born, struck by a childhood illness. Suddenly, an earthquake hits Paris. A deadly fog seeps out of the earth. Panic spreads across the city. Mathieu and Sarah's mother Anna are among the few survivors who find refuge on the rooftops and upper floors of the tallest buildings. But they have to leave Sarah in her bubble to escape to the top floor…




January 25 CHIANG MAI EROTIC GARDEN

Fourth Year Anniversary Celebration - 5-10 pm -Not to be missed -. Lanna style buffet dinner - Live DJ music - Fashion show with elegant models - Dance performances by the Faculty of Fine Art, University of Chiang Mai - Exhibition of latest paintings by award-winning master artist Veerachan Usahanum - Cash bar. Dress Theme: Dress to Impress Ticket price 1000 baht per person. Bookings via  https://www.facebook.com/events/261154511250125/ or phone Katai on 083-318-4855

 

January 26 Skål Chiang Mai at Oxygen 

- SKAL will be holding a special lunch meeting at the fabulous Oxygen Dining Room at X2 Riverside Chiang Mai o January 26 at 12 noon. The restaurant is headed by Michelin-starred chef Nicolas Isnard and the meal by their recently awarded Thailand Iron Chef winner executive chef Alexandre Demard,  this is going to be an amazing experience. Please be sure and sign up online only, the deadline is Friday January 25 at 12 noon. Skål members are 800 baht and guests are 1000 baht, free flow wine will be 500 baht. http://skalchiangmai.com/. Oxygen is here: https://goo.gl/maps/qygt9A2VuDq


 
January 26 Australia Day celebration at Yummy Pizza, 

with the Aussie John band and great Aussie tucker, give aways and raffles, bring your friends and join us in an Australian celebration of our national holiday , you’ll love our Aussie culture and antics Australia day menu includes Pork Sausages 140B/ Pork and Lamb sausages 160B / Meat pies 180B (with mash and mushy peas) / BBQ pork ribs  250B / Lammingtons  60B /Aussie burger  190B /Lamb steaks 280B And cheese & Vegemite sandwiches 50B, starts 5pm till late. Reservations on 0801222561

 

January 26 Charity Concert at Four Seasons Resort

  is proud to present an evening of classical music – Crossing Over – as part of its annual charity programme. ‘Crossing Over’ is a series of concerts that step over musical boundaries, performed by leading artists from Japan and Thailand and the January 2019 concert tour schedule includes Pattaya, Chiang Mai, Phuket and Bangkok. For the first time in Thailand, Japanese star, accordion artiste Kanako Kato, will join leading Thai violin virtuoso Dr Tasana Nagavara to present a unique sound of a chromatic accordion together with the violin – a combination very rarely performed in Thailand. The evening’s entertainment commences at 5:30 pm and is priced at THB 990 nett including refreshment. All proceeds from ticket sales will be donated to Numpon Orphanage House in Sansai District. Tickets are available for purchase at Four Seasons Resort Chiang Mai by contacting us at +66 53 298 181 or E-mail fb.chiangmai@fourseasons.com
 


January 26 World Buffet Of The Month @ Le Crystal Restaurant

 With the prices 1,400 Baht net per person include glass of welcome drink, free flow soft drink and coffee or selection of fine teas and 2,200 Baht net per person for the buffet with free flow of selected wine, include with welcome drink soft drink coffee or selection of fine teas.  The buffet starts 6.30 till 10.00 pm, And enjoy our house wine at only 220 net per glass available during  world buffet only  for more information or reservation please contact 053 218 059, 053 218 060 or 084 177 6599 , email: info@lecrystalrestaurant.com ,www.lecrystalrestaurant.com, FB: www.facebook.com/Lecrystal.French.Cuisine


 
January 26 Flower by The Road at Old Chiang Mai Cultural Center 

– by The Gate Theater – 7pm until 9pm The Back Gate Group Reader's Theater invites the audience to use their imaginations as they listen to the new play by local playwright, Michael Mish. With all the attendant hiccups and fumbles that spring from abject fear, Logan and Anne bravely venture where no human has ventured before: relationship hyperspace. Their two best friends watch with amusement as their dance mimics the nearly predictable phases of modern romance. Will they manage to exit love's push/pull hamster wheel, or will they move beyond the courtship and "infantile needs" phase? A cleverly written contemporary romantic comedy by local author, singer and playwright Michael Mish, Flower by the Road, will be a Reader’s Theater Presentation. Tickets available at the door only, 200 baht. Box Office opens at 6:00 pm. Arrive early and bring a friend! info@gate-theater.com


 
January 26 Gypsy Mojo Pool Party at Deejai Chiang Mai,

 Rachamankha Road – 2pm onwards -  Funk, Gypsy & Weird Global House Music Gypsy Mojo gets Wet @ Dee Jai Garden !!! ** Grab your Mankini & get too the Pool ** Line-up: Tiki Tango Chaz Brujo Kunturi DJ Jeremy Abeer Sheikh DJ I Lost My Keys
** Art Coloboration by “Jai Thep Festival” ** https://www.facebook.com/events/2204266563232504/


 
January 26 Moving Forward Mini Marathon at Royal Flora Ratchapruek 

– 4am – 12 noon - The New Concept presents a mini marathon to raise fund for medical equipment for Maharaj Nakorn Chiang Mai Hospital. https://www.chiangmaicitylife.com/events/moving-forward-mini-marathon/



January 26 The Unsettled Dust

– Asian Short Film Festival at Asian Culture Station The film festival gathers works from 12 artists and filmmakers from various parts of Asia, including China, India, Malaysia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan and Thailand. While presenting a diversified discussion of the various simplified interpretations and representations of the living situations and experience, social issues and hidden mentalities of different localities in Asia, the festival aims to portray a honest and multifaceted perspective of Asian contemporary life that bring to the fore the daily lives of commoners under the influence of globalization and westernization. 7pm until 9pm https://www.facebook.com/events/366390387523834/



January 26/27 Astrophotography Workshop

at Chiang Mai House of Photography - https://www.facebook.com/events/317028805578252/



January 26 Chiang Mai Jazz Festival at Promenada Chiang Mai 

– sponsored by Bangkok Airways – featuring Takahiro Miyazaki, Mitch Frohman, The Steve Cannon Soulet, Swing Kings, The Merry Jean, Del Ritmo and Papa Pao Ticket price 750thb available at all Rimping Supermarkets. Also available on line  www.eventpop.me/e/4411-chiang-mai-jazz-festival-8th  Special for Bangkok Airways members and customers get a discount up to 20% (Some of the C.M.J.F.2019 proceed will be donated to "Suandok Hospital Foundation" for helping the destitute patients.)



January 26 – Medical Qi Gong open class,

at Bodhi Tree café 2,Ratchadamnoen Road, Soi 5, Chiang Mai: 10:00 am to 12:00 - Come and be introduced to our practice that reconnects with body wisdom. Venez vous reconnecter à l’intelligence de votre corps. Cette pratique d’apaisement, d’équilibre et de vitalité s’adresse à tous ceux qui souhaitent devenir acteur de leur santé et prendre de l’âge en confiance.Free (donation). Information & reservation:Cath.florent@free.fr  https://www.facebook.com/QiGongAteliersSante



January 26 – February 10 Chiang Mai Photographic Group’s 11th Annual Exhibition

 The Chiang Mai Photographic Group have announced that their 11th annual exhibition will be held at Central Airport Plaza from January 26th through February 10th. This year’s exhibition will feature a diversified collection of over 100 framed, large format color, as well as black and white photographic images. Taken by 25 member photographers from around the world who are based in Chiang Mai, this display will show their exceptional creative eye for every artistic taste.  https://www.chiangmaicitylife.com/events/chiang-mai-photographic-groups-11th-annual-exhibition/

 

January 26 Poulenc Plus at CRK Hall Payap University

 at 7:30 PM. Content:  Sonatas by Francis Poulenc for flute with piano and clarinet with piano, and other pieces: a harp solo, a piano solo by Stravinsky, a harp and flute duet by Joseph Lauber, and a harp/flute/clarinet ensemble by Dr. Chaipruck Mekara. Performers: Dr. Chaipruck Mekara, David Wilson, Judith Utley, and Annette George Admission free, donations appreciated.  Everyone welcome!
 

January 26 Saturday Street Swing at One Nimman 

– 8.00pm – 830pm intro class 8.30pm – 1100pm DJ social dance * 1st floor but if you don't see us, we will be on 3rd floor. We will also notify the change.*no experience or partner required *free *bring your own water to stay hydrated *floor is stone bricks, so bring shoes for that. https://www.facebook.com/events/1939621109666580/

 

January 27 The Merry Jean live at The Mellowship

 8pm until midnight - The merry jean is a Jazz-Funk band from Tokyo, Japan. The band consists of Yuki Nakao(dr), Rena Yagihashi(sax), Karen Kikuchi(keys), Bungo Nakamatsu(gt), Tong Flames(bs) . The band has been active since 2014 and had chances to play at Jazz festivals around Tokyo. for bookings or reservation check out their facebook page or call 053-908-858 or 098-750-1444

 

January 27 Sunday Brunch at Akaligo Dhara Dhevi 

– 12 noon until 3pm – 1800thb ++ Grill, Steak, Alaska king crab, sashimi, foie gras, tiger prawn, free flow fruit juice : apple, Orange and much much more – for reservations or further info call 053-888-888

 

January 27 – February 11:  Dragon and Phoenix -

A selling market of antique Chinese silk robes, skirts, hangings, and embroideries.  Plus antique and vintage tribal, Chinese, Thai, Laos, and Vietnam costumes and textiles, Java batiks, Japanese kimonos, African, Indian, and Indonesian textiles, plus much more.  2/1 Nawatket Road (next to the Healing Family Foundation), Watket, Chiangmai 50000.  Open from 11:00 A.M to 6:00 P.M.  For further information, please contact: 053–302–162 or 080–129–2637.



January 27 The search for Love - entry to the spiritual Path

- 3pm - 4.45pm The search for love is part of the solution to our genuine and lasting happiness, or does it merely compound our dissatisfaction/suffering? Love in all of its forms is a part of our life that we need to imbue with wisdom and understanding rather than acting out of craving which will inevitably produce. We will learn practices to heal and open our heart and increase our capacity for genuine caring and loving relationships. More Information: https://www.facebook.com/events/530826830660182/ or contact us by LINE to @cmholistic or e-mail to info@chiangmaiholistic.com



January 27 White Market (Flea Market) next to Twin Peaks Changklan Road

 – 10am until 6pm - Chiang Mai the best choice -SloW made -A good shop gathers & Work Shop & GooD Music Affirms Diversity https://www.facebook.com/events/449401492261831/



January 27 Open Mic Night at The Pub Huay Kaew Road

– 8pm until late for further info call 081-568-9390



January 29 “It's Not Just About Money:

Thai-Farang Marriages and Intimate Relationships” - A talk by Patcharin Lapanun – 7.30pm at Informal Northern Thai Group at Alliance Francaise Charoen Prathet Road http://www.intgchiangmai.com

 

January 29 Chiang Mai International Rotary Club (CMIRC) will host a Social Night

from 7-9 PM at The Duke's Restaurant in Maya Mall. Come learn more about community and our Rotary Club. Club provides the pizza and attendees buy their own drinks. For further information contact president@cmirotary.org.



January 30 John Mayer Tribute and the Blues Connection

-Where the Light is- at The Mellowship – Ibis Hotel (corner of Huay Kaew Road and Canal Road) 8pm until midnight – for bookings or reservation check out their facebook page or call 053-908-858 or 098-750-1444



January 30  The Role of Japan and Social Society Movement

in Greater Mekong Subregion at the Faculty of Political Science & Public Adminstration Chiang Mai University – 9.30am until noon by Prof. Dr. Satoru Matsumoto, Hosei University. In collaboration with: - The Japan Foundation - The Faculty of Political Science and Public Administration, Chiang Mai University - The Japanese Studies Center, Faculty of Humanities, Chiang Mai University * Free of Charge * The medium is English. https://www.facebook.com/events/309953772958038/



January 31 Magic Theatre Monthly Poetry Reading at Meeting Room Art Café,

 Charoenrat Road (next to the walking bridge) 7pm -  We are delighted to host featured readers Gilly Welling and Jon Massmann. Open mic afterwards (one poem, sign up on the night). You are welcome to share original work or the work of others in any language as long as it is credited. We look forward to witnessing your magic! This is a free event but we hope you will contribute to the space or reading by making a drink or book purchase at the event. https://www.facebook.com/events/397076747696821/

 


February 1 – 4  FLOWER FESTIVAL 2019 

– there is usually a parade on Saturday (February 2) from the Governors Mansion at Nawarat bridge – up Thapae Road to Thapae Gate then clockwise outside the moat to Suan Balk Haad (garden on the south west corner of the moat). There are many stalls in and around Suan Baak Haad between February 1 - 4

 

February 1 – March 15 ‘Lucky - 12 Animals of the Chinese Zodiac’

a new exhibition by Australian Chinese artist Chris Chun at Anantara Chiang Mai Resort and Hotel. Each animal combines traditional Asian symbolism with contemporary Western sensibilities to bring good fortune, health and happiness to their owner. Taking inspiration from his surrounds and Asia travels, Chris has considered all important elements that are central to Chinese culture. The result, a whimsical, colourful and engaging series of paintings that uniquely capture each personality trait of each zodiac animal. For more information, please visit: chrischun.com/news or contact Klaw - Public Relations | Anantara Chiang Mai at: 053 253 333  Email: apitchaya_bo@anantara.com

 

February 1 – 4  Jai Thep Festival 2019

at Lanna Rock Garden Get tickets at

https://www.ticketmelon.com/728/jai-thep-festival-2019https://www.facebook.com/events/1755255881218308

 

February 2 Klee Bho "Tales of Taenagu" Debut Album Launch at Thapae East 

– Venue for Creative Arts – 8.30pm until 11pm - Taenagu/Vocal : Natthawut Thuraworn Bass : Kitipong Posawas Saxophone : Aekchai tepraksa Djembe : Nakrob Nuengklang Pin : Nattapong Napong To attend just bring a book donation. If you have many books you can send them to Baan Phati, 200 Moo 4, Tambon Baan Chan, Galyani Vadhana District, Chiang Mai 58130 We will sort them there. https://www.facebook.com/events/278627296157043/

 

February 2 – 10 Chiang Mai University Book Fair

– at CMU Convention Centre, Nimmanhaemindha Road – 10am until 9pm daily  - The annual CMU book fair is back with numerous publishers who will be offering a great deal for both new and second hand book https://www.chiangmaicitylife.com/events/cmu-book-fair/

 

February 3 FAVOLA BRUNCH EXCLUSIVO 

Take a culinary journey of discovery with delectable French Oysters and Snow Crabs followed by gourmet Foie Gras, grilled specialties cooked to order, premium Italian Cold Cuts, 13 European Cheeses and more. Reserve in advance and receive a complimentary glass of Champagne upon arrival and a half Canadian Lobster prepared alla Siciliana Style. Time: 11:30 - 15:00 Price: THB 1,999 net per person, Champagne at THB 1,999 per bottle and THB 999 per glass. For more information or to make a reservation, please contact +66 53 253 299 or send an email to favola.chiangmai@lemeridien.com

 

February 3 Dine in Style at Villa Virtuosa

 - A private dining club for people who love to cook and/or dine in a stylish ambiance. Enjoy an excellent 3 course dinner among gourmets. Every month another club member is the Chef the Cuisine who prepares a theme based 3 course menu (assisted by other club members if needed). Villa Virtuosa provides semiprofessional cookware and classy tableware with decorations according to the theme of the evening. Frequency: every 1st Sunday of the month, starting on 3 February 2019. Number of guests: minimum 12, maximum 24 (including the chef). Costs: 350 < baht + a bottle of wine/liquor that fits the theme. Please  contact villavirtuosa@hotmail.com

 

February 3 – 19 Chinese New Year Set Menu at Ruyi Modern Chinese Cuisine,

Old Chiang Mai 6 courses 688thb per person – Poached Sea Shrimp with Chinese Pesto, Double boiled Chicken Soup with Angelica and Goji Berry, Sous Vide Pork Belly with Premium aged Soy Sauce OR 16 hours slow cooked Wagyu beer cheek (add 388thb), baby spinach in chicken pumpkin broth OR deep fried garoupa with hawthorn sweet and sour sauce (add 288thb), traditional taro shrimp rice. Warm red bean cream & vanilla ice cream for reservation or more details call 088-261-6028

 

February 4 Usher in Prosperity at China Kitchen, Shangri La Hotel

- Welcome the year of the Pig with your family and loved ones and enjoy authentic Szechuan cuisine, skillfully handcrafted by our award-winning Chinese master chef at China Kitchen. Prosperity Chinese Set Menu at Grand Ballroom, Level 2 from 6 pm until Midnight THB 2,688net per person (included tea and soft drink) • Reservations must be made in advance.• Please call (66 53) 253 888 or email chinakitchen.SLCM@shangri-la.com to make a reservation //5 to 10 February 2019 A La carte Selection at China Kitchen Lunch: 11.30 am. to 2.30 pm. Dinner: 6 pm. to 10 pm.

 

February 4 SuperBowl at Sheryle’s Restaurant & Bar

 Ratwithi Road – kick off time 6.30am – bar open 6am Monday 21 January start of pre-sale SuperBowl Tickets. Price 200 Baht which is inclusive Huge Breakfast Buffet, Coffee / Tea and a perfect seat to watch the game. Price at the door on Monday, February 4 will be 250 Baht if tickets available – call 080-030-3542


February 4 ActsCo Printing's 11th Annual Super Bowl Breakfast

- Chiang Mai at The Empress Hotel – 6am until 10am - Buffet Breakfast starts at 6:00 AM, Game starts at 6:30 AM. FREE half time gifts! FREE Book stand! Breakfast Vouchers for sale at Lobby Lounge entrance! Only 300 baht!! Children 12 and under only 200 Baht. Bring your family & friends! Email Kendall at moreinfo@actsco.org to reserve your lounge seats today!!

 

February 4 CHINESE NEW YEAR PROSPERITY REUNION DINNER

The Service 1921 Lawn, Anantara from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm Gong Xi Fa Cai!  Chinese New Year is the perfect occasion to reunite with beloved families and friends. Welcome the Year of the Pig with a sumptuous family-style feast specially created by our renowned Chinese chef. Enjoy a fabulous set-menu dinner of mouth-watering and delightful authentic signature Chinese Szechuan dishes, with free-flow Chang Draught Beer, soft drinks and Chinese tea. While savouring the lavish dining experience by the Ping River, watch the Dragon Show and live CCTV coverage from China. THB 10,888++ per table of 4 persons THB 12,888++ per table of 6-8 persons THB 16,888++ per table of 10 persons (maximum) All prices are subject to 10% service charge and applicable government taxes. Reservation is recommended at least 1 day in advance for this highly exclusive event. For more information and reservations, please contact Anantara Chiang Mai Resort at tel: +66 (0) 53 253 333 or e-mail: chiangmai@anantara.com


 
February 5 Chinese New Year

– usually festivities are around Warrarot Market /Kad Luang – approx 9am… previous years there has been a parade from Thapae Gate to Wararot Market starting at 8am…

 

February 6 Art Exhibition Opening |

What does it mean to be to be Thai? At Kit’ncaboodle Changpuak. Features the work of Chiang Mai-based artists Jaem Prueangwet, Nate Su, and Jillian Wu. Live Music: DJ Zeke Ramos. Kit N Caboodle, Chiang Mai’s first non-profit and community based co-working space. For further info call 080-838-3858 https://www.facebook.com/events/2920146311344466/



February 7 Opening reception of Portals at Meeting Room Art Café, 

an artworks exhibition by Jennie Mcguire. Opening reception at 6pm with live music and refreshments. Meeting Room Art café is located on  Charoenrat Road Wat Ket (near the walking bridge) Exhibition on display until February 28. For reservations or further info 080-627-9219

 

February 7 - 16 Pirates of Chemotherapy at AUA language Centre 

– by The Gate Theater - Pirates of Chemotherapy by Paul Schutte and directed by Toni Cacioppo, will run February 7-9, 14-16 at AUA Auditorium. This dramatic comedy is about six women who share a diagnosis of breast cancer, all of whom are in various stages of treatment, recovery, and remission. They bond and band together in touching and often hilarious support of one another, pledging to live life to the fullest. Tickets available at https://www.tickettailor.com/events/gatetheatergroup/222190/ more info contact gatetheater@gmail.com

 

February 8 – 10 Japanese Film Festival at SFX Cinema Maya 1.

Chihayafuru Part 1 (Director: Nori Koizumi) 2. Chihayafuru Part 2 (Director: Nori Koizumi) 3. Chihayafuru Part 3 (Director: Nori Koizumi) 4. Laughing Under the Clouds (Director: Katsuyuki Motohiro) 5. Life Is Fruity (Director: Kenshi Fushihara) 6. Lu over the Wall (Director: Masaaki Yuasa) 7. Mirai (Director: Mamoru Hosoda) 8. Mixed Double (Director: Junichi Ishikawa) 9. Shashin Koshien Summer in 0.5 Seconds (Director: Hiroshi Sugawara) 10. The Crimes That Bind (Director: Katsuo Fukuzawa) 11. The Scythian Lamb (Director: Daihachi Yoshida) 12. Yakiniku Dragon (Director: Wui-Sin Chong) Price: 80 baht per ticket. Available for booking from 14th January at www.sfcinemacity.com



February 9 BBQ & NY Deli Buffet at Chiang Mai Smoke House

 – 4pm until 9pm All you can eat Buffet: SMOKED BRISKET SLIDERS, whole butterball turkeys Smoked Ribs 100% Beef Meatloaf Pulled Pork Hamburgers - Bacon, Cheese & all the fixings Hot Dogs - Sauerkraut – Relish Cubano’s Rueben’s Deli Sandwiches much much more ฿400 per person Kids; Under 10 ฿200 Under 5 Free reservations call 086-186-4713 or check out their facebook page



February 10 FERC Fundraiser at River Market Restaurant 

3.30pm – 6.30pm – Foundation for the Education of Rural Children presents Afternoon Tea for Education  and Silent Auction – canapés, assorted sandwiches, savory snacks, cakes coffee tea live music – 950thb per person. Silent auction includes 5 star hotel stays, river cruises, restaurant and café vouchers, etc etc – there will also be an iPad raffle and lucky draws – for your ticket or further info contact Marc 093-515-9585 – marc@chiangmaifrangipani.com or Celeste - cjthailand@gmail.com or Al at alinsiam@hotmail.com

 

February 11 - Learn the art of Decoupage

in this course offered by Payap Life-long Learning. Be amazed by the powerful beauty of this decorative art made by gluing cut out paper images onto a surface and covering with lacquer. You will be provided with 2 wooden boxes to paint and decorate.  2,500 baht for 4 sessions, Mondays from 9:30 - noon at the Kaew Nawarat Campus of Payap University.  Materials provided.  For more information and registration contact pampayap2018@gmail.com.



February 12 Chiang Mai International Rotary Club (CMIRC)

meets at the Hong Kong Lucky Restaurant at 7:00 - 8:30 PM. The program will be presented by students from the BEAM Foundation talking about BEAM and their country Myanmar. There will be an optional Hong Kong style Chinese family dinner at 5:45 PM if there are at least six advance reservations. The cost is only 300 THB plus beverages. Please RSVP for dinner to tablecaptain@cmirotary.orgnot later than the day before the meeting date. Any special dietary requirements should be mentioned. For further information about Rotary International or our club contactsecretary@cmirotary.org.

 

February 14 – 17 Valentine’s Day

 

February 17 Sustainable Living Fair at Free Bird Café 

Sirimangkalajarn Soi 9 – hosted by My Best Life CNX - Featuring: Vegan, sustainable food demos and samples /Pre Loved Charity Shop Fashion Show / Gifts, crafts, upcycled products / Bulk food, teas, dry goods / Products to help you produce less waste / Traditional Music – for sponsorship – volunteers or further info thaifreedomhouse@gmail.com 

 

February 20  Mentor UK Uni Fair at Nimman Convention Centre U Nimman Hotel

 – 4pm until 7pm - Among the 17 visiting institutions will be the Universities of Birmingham, Cardiff, East Anglia, Edinburgh, Essex, Hertfordshire, Lincoln, Manchester Metropolitan, Northumbria, Nottingham and Oxford Brookes University. Students interested in continuing their education for  a Bachelor or Post Graduate Degree in the UK  are encouraged to come and discuss their education plans with the visiting representatives. In addition to the universities there will also be institutions specialising in Pathway programmes to UK and English Languages course providers including CATS Cambridge, INTO University Partnerships Study Group and Stafford House Englishhttps://www.ukeas.com/mentor-events/registration-form.php?s=1883



 February 23 (Saturday) the Chiang Mai International Rotary Club 

will hold a combination 5th year anniversary party and "Children's Charity Duck Dive" fundraiser and buffet dinner from 6:00-9:00 PM at The Top North Hotel near Thapae Gate. For further information contact president@cmirotary.org.



February 20 - 24 Marco’s Kitchen at Shangri La Hotel 

- A unique journey through northern Italian cuisine. Indulge in a unique culinary journey by savouring northern Italian flavors, skillfully blended by 2 Star Michelin star-rated chef, Gaetano Trovato from Arnolfo, Colle Di Val d’Elsa Tuscany – more details to come Please call (6653) 253 888 or email Restaurants.SLCM@shangri-la.com to make a reservation.

 

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NOTICES

Citylife is Hiring! We are looking for a native English speaking Deputy Editor to join our ever-growing publication and media house. Applicants need to be able to write and edit well, be savvy with new media and Thai Language skills are desirable. Required Skills A Bachelor’s Degree or higher in English language or related fields / Impeccable written communication skills / High level editing skills Fluent in English / Basic or advanced Thai language ability / Motivated, and a self-starter in the workplace / Able to juggle multiple tasks and deadlines at any one time / Multi-cultural understanding and empathy to other worldviews / Experience with new media and online SEO based marketing is a plus / Please send your CV, a cover letter and expected salary to wichuda@chiangmaicitylife.com

ADVANCE NOTICE – OPEN FOR REGISTRATION NOW - Sketching Chiang Mai with instructor Amy D’Apice Tuesdays, 9:00 am-12:00 pm September 4-October 2 (five week course) Sketching is a powerful way to “see” and experience the world. This dynamic five week course teaches students to record their impressions and visions on paper. Working at a new location each week, the goal is to see and remember details by creating drawings that are free, loose, and interpretive. For all levels. Materials: Session 1 will include an in-depth discussion regarding materials. The cost will range from 200-500 baht depending on student preferences. No need to bring anything on the first day. Cost: 2,500 baht for 5 sessions. Register: pampayap2018@gmail.com Questions: amydapice@gmail.com

 

ADVANCE NOTICE  September 2 PR Run 2018 at Chiang Mai University - Radio Club Chiang Mai - Lamphun Together with the Public Relations Office, District 3, Chiang Mai And Chiang Mai University September 1, 2018 at Sala Angkola, Chiang Mai University 09.00 - 19.00 Registration for jogging and shirt numbers September 2 at 6am Mini Marathon 10km  // 6.15am fun run 4km. https://www.facebook.com/events/2124259037587759/

ADVANCE NOTICE –September 16  Run for Heart for Nakornping Hospital – at Chiang Mai International Convention Center – fun run + mini marathon – 10 km - 400 THB - 6:00 am //3 km - 400 THB - 6:05 am https://www.facebook.com/events/236418667126449/ register Saturday, 15 September 2018 From 13.00 to 20.00, receive the Run4Heart NKP Hospital 2018 at the convention center. Sunday, September 16, 2018 05.40 am runner 10km check in at the start point Show for warmth 05.50 hrs. 06.00 am release mini marathon 10 km At 6:05 am, the teeth run 3 km. https://www.facebook.com/events/236418667126449/

REGISTER NOW  September 23 Mini Marathon at Royal Flora Ratchapruek– 5am until 10am – organized by the Faculty of Medicine Mahidol University in collaboration with 6 other facilities – fun run 3.5km / mini marathon 10km -  350thb per person – all applicants will have a shirt and afterwards a winning medal – for further details 053-935-609https://www.facebook.com/MahidolRunChiangmai

Bangkok Hospital Let’s get “Healthy Together” - details on various check-up and health screening packages with special prices from our clinics will be given at this event. This includes InBody composition, Abdominal ultrasound, Exercise stress test, Gastroscopy and colonoscopy with moderate sedation, and many different types of vaccines. For every purchase of 4,000 THB, a customer can enter the lucky draw once. The biggest prize is Zoom Whitening package from Dental clinic (13,000 THB) Not only exhibition booths from our clinics, but also small talks with doctors in these following topics; How to be healthy perfectly by Anti-aging clinic, The dangerous of belly fat by nutritionist, A variety of physical therapy by Rehabilitation Clinic, Preventing a stroke by Neuroscience Center, Sleep apnea by Neuroscience Center. All special price packages will be available for purchase every day during 11 July – 30 September 2018 from 8:00am to 4:00pm. For more information, please call 1719 (24hrs)

 

 


WEEKLY EVENTS THAT NEVER CHANGE



Every day
Chiang Mai Photo Workshops run by Kevin+Pansa Landwer-Johan for individuals or small groups (max 4 people) any day of the year. Kevin has 30+ years as a professional photographer and loves teaching. He teaches more mostly on the how to technical things where Pansa will show you how to put more feeling into your photography. They make a great team. They will teach you how to get the most from your camera! Please check out their website for full details. http://www.chiangmaiphotoworkshops.com and Trip Advisor to read glowing reviews customers have left them. Email: inquiry@chiangmaiphotoworkshops.comCall: 093 184 8746 Please check our website first. http://chiangmaiphotoworkshops.com/ CLICK HERE to check out my online photography courses

Bridge Club of Chiang Mai We hold bridge games on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Also on Sundays (November to February) All days start at 1.30 pm, with registration to be before 1.15 pm. We play at the "Oak Tree" which is on Canal Road, just north of the Phucome traffic lights, in the large air-conditioned room which is behind the main building. For further information please consult our web-site: http://www.bridgewebs.com/chiangmai/

Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday evening, 6.30-8.00pm: Yoga class in InnerLife Yoga Studio Chiang Mai. Different teachers, all levels. Interested? You will find us on FB: InnerLife Yoga Studio; or call Lek, 083 515 0055. InnerLife Yoga Studio, Baan Wangtan, A. Hangdong, Chiang

MONDAY

Food, weight, eating issues?
Our group, OA (Over-eaters Anonymous), offers an effective means of combating compulsive eating. OA is a non-religious support group focusing on spiritual growth of the Twelve Step. There are no dues or fees. We are self-supporting through nominal member donations. Anyone seeking to end compulsive eating is welcome. We meet each Monday at 4pm at the Nakorn Ping Condominium on Huay Kaew Road (opposite Shell Gas Station), in the 12-Steps room on the ground floor. Contact: 087-579-0755

Monday Night Quiz Night at The Pub Huay Kaew Road - Starts 8pm All Welcome The quiz is teams of 2.  20 baht each to enter,winning -team takes the entry money. 

Outdoor ball hockey Monday and Thursday evenings at Futsal Heaven south of Chiang Mai University. From 7.30 – 9.30pm.For more information visit https://www.facebook.com/groups/474711125890763/

Monday - Chiang Mai Hash House Harriers, male-only (mixed group on Thursday and Saturday) - social cross country running group (all abilities), The bus for this group leaves at 3:30 from near McDonalds.  You can identify the hashers who are standing around in front of McDonalds before this carrying bags and wearing HHH shirts.  Come along and make yourself known - we have beer! :)  Details on:  www.chiangmaihhh.com
TUESDAY

MUSIC TUESDAYS @ My Secret Cafe In Town 7pm - 10pm. Each week we showcase 2 artists/groups. We are on a mission to create a civilised music night in a relaxed and comfortable environment with a great and affordable bar menu. We find and showcase the most talented and creative musicians in Chiang Mai and hope to grow a scene that encourages and rewards individuality. We have happy hour everyday from 5pm - 7pm!! See you there! mysecretcafeCM@gmail.com

Christ-Centered Meditation—Tuesday mornings, 9:30–11:00, at Seven Fountains Jesuit Retreat Center on Huay Kaew Road in the Pierre Favre Chapel. Informal meditation on a short passage from the life or teachings of Jesus. We use the lectio divina method of reading and silent reflection, sometimes with questions for guidance, and a time of optional sharing. Our purpose is simply to spend time quietly in the presence of Jesus. No experience is necessary, and everyone is welcome.  ccmeditation@gmail.com

Chiang Mai Geeks - The Chiang Mai Computer Club:   Meets every Tuesday at River Market 1 pm to 2:30 pm. It is open to computer users of all skill levels. Contact us at ChiangMaiComputerClub@gmail.com

On the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month  Chiang Mai International Rotary Club meets at  Hong Kong Lucky Restaurant 5/8 Soi 7,Ratchadamnoen Road (Soi opposite downtown central police station inside the moat of the old city:  see https://www.facebook.com/Hong-Kong-Lucky-Restaurant-136351880030697/timeline/). The meeting starts at 7:00 pm. Members, visiting Rotarians and invited guests are welcome to gather at 6:00 pm for social time and to enjoy a set menu meal of Hong Kong favorites. The cost is 300 Baht per person by prior reservation.  Make reservations with tablecaptain@cmirotary.orgPLEASE NOTE: Prior dinner reservations require payment if you do not cancel before noon on day of the meeting. Coffee and tea are served during the meeting and visiting Rotarians and invited guests are asked to contribute 100 Baht to cover this expense. The restaurant reserves parking spaces at the restaurant for people attending the Rotary meeting. Please come in and notify the staff you need to park and they will remove parking barriers.  For more information about Rotary and the Chiang Mai International Rotary Club club visit www.cmirotary.org or email secretary@cmirotary.org.

Chiang Mai Lawn Bowls Club at Big Tree Bistro, Tong Kai village near Night Safari. There will be a weekly competition on Tuesday morning at 8am Bowlers at all levels are welcome. Tong Kai Bowling League will be on Sundays at 5pm for local people from Tong Kai. For further information www.chiangmailawnbowls.com

Salsa Night at Warm Up Nimmanhaemindha Road – from 8pm – 9pm Dance lesson – followed by free dancing – PRIVATE ROOM – 150thb entry (includes 1 free drink)

Every Tuesday Weekly Mindfulness–Awareness Meditation Gathering by the Asian Center for Applied Mindfulness (ACAM) at Traidhos in Mae Rim. Open House Tuesday afternoons from 15:15 - 16:15 introduction to mindfulness–awareness meditation and opportunity to connect with other practitioners. Group meditation practice, occasional talk by a teacher from ACAM and brief discussion. Meditation instruction provided. Meditate in a supportive setting and learn about how to apply mindfulness to everyday life. Bring your friends! About ACAM: http://asiancenterforappliedmindfulness.com/  About Traidhos: http://www.threegeneration.org/ Contact us by email at: 
info@asiancenterforappliedmindfulness

WEDNESDAY

Every Wednesday at Green Cup Cafe and Gallery, coffee drinkers can Buy 1 and get 1 Free. Even more than a range of fine coffee choices, there are great cakes and pastries to fill up that empty spot in the tummy. Have you tried a Greenenergizer??? that is a yummy ice cream treat made with seven nutritious proteins --all not from animal protein. Then its A Whapow for you in two tropical flavors. Green Cup Cafe located at Star Avenue 3 Lifestyle Mall (behind big Mac Donald's near Chiang Mai Land) on Mahidol Road. Tel. 053 275011.

Chiang Mai Community House every Wednesday  in Pong Noi Creative Writing Write-in – dinner / social time 5.30pm / write-in begins at 6.30pm for further info check out their facebook page chiang mai community house or callchiangmaicommunityhouse@gmail.com
Free: Language Exchange CM is where people go to learn/practice other languages and help others learn/practice their own language(s). We meet at Cube7 starting at 7pm every Wednesdayand Saturday. กิจกรรมแลกเปลี่ยนภาษาเชียงใหม่ แลกเปลี่ยน ถาม-ตอบ หลากหลายคำถามทางภาษากิจกรรมจะมีทุกวันพุธและวันเสาร์ตั้งแต่เวลา 1 ทุ่มจนถึง 5 ทุ่ม ที่ Cube7 迈交换语言   们是学新的语言也可以帮你学我的语言。比如我是泰国人现在学中文我可以教你泰文。
们每周三和周六在 Cube7 晚上七点见。
WEDNESDAY 19:00 - ~22:00 SATURDAY 19:00 - ~22:00
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