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Community Happenings is an opportunity for all clubs, businesses, hotels, restaurants and entertainment outlets to inform the Pattaya Mail’s readers what new “happenings” are coming up. Send us your happening by email to: [email protected] or by fax 038 427 596.


UK Club Of Pattaya will be meeting every Saturday for a social get together at the following venues: Saturday August 9 at the Pig & Whistle, Soi 7, Saturday August 16 at Yorkies Pork Platter Jomtien; Saturday August 23 at Sportsman Inn, Soi 13 and Saturday August 30 at the Bangsaray Club. Meetings will take place from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. All are welcome!

Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States Post 9876 will hold their regular monthly meeting at 13.00 hours, August12. Veterans interested in joining may telephone or email. Call Rick on 038 423 462, or email: [email protected] or Bob at 038 415 390, email: [email protected]

The Pattaya International Ladies Club is holding the monthly coffee morning on Tuesday, August 19 at the Pan Pan Restaurant in Jomtien from 10.30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Call Debbie on 038 227 141 or email: [email protected] for further details.

Pattaya Motorcycle Club. Are you a motorcycle enthusiast who wants to meet, socialize and ride with other motorcycle enthusiasts? No matter what nationality you are and what motorcycle you ride? Got a wife or girlfriend who would like to join you for a ride rather than sit at home while you go “out with the boys?” Come along to the inaugural meeting of the Pattaya Motorcycle Club at the “Old Speckled Hen” bar, Jomtien Beach Road Soi 9, on Friday 29 August at 7p.m. to discuss the aims of this new club, exchange views and give us your ideas. Further info from Martin (English) on 09 990 9342 e-mail: [email protected] or Kai (German) on 01 863 5095 email: [email protected]


At Casa Pascal Restaurant everything is special. Not only Pascal’s design of the Restaurant, but also the presentation of its dishes and drinks. Imported Tasmanian Rock Oysters and fresh white Asparagus are now the bestsellers at Casa Pascal. You can also enjoy the 580 Baht – Wine & Dine menu featuring a 3-course meal with smoked salmon and shrimps as a starter, beef tenderloin, and crepe suzette for dessert, including white and red wine as much as you like. Cigarettes & Cigars available! Casa Pascal is located on 2nd Road, opposite Marriott Resort & Shenanigans, just in front of Ruen Thai Restaurant. Reservation recommended. Tel: 038 723 660.

At Benihana (Japanese-American Steakhouse), located on the 1st floor of the Royal Garden Plaza Pattaya: Enjoy the ‘Mother’s Day set menu’ at 850 baht ++ per person, comes with Miso soup, Benihana salad, shrimp appetizer, hibachi vegetables, chicken garlic fried rice, Hibachi shrimps, Benihana ice cream and Japanese green tea. Your mum will receive a beautiful jasmine flower buttonhole and when you spend over 3,000 baht as well as a voucher for 500 baht for your next visit.

The Rice Mill (Chinese Restaurant), located on the 2nd floor of the Royal Garden Plaza Pattaya: “Supreme Set Dinner”, this 9 course set banquet for a group of 8-10 people is priced at 4,500 baht++ per table and receive a 500 baht voucher for your next visit. For a smaller group try the 7 course “Set Dinner for Four” at 1,500 baht ++ For reservations please contact the Pattaya Marriott Resort & Spa Tel. 038 412 120.

Hans Banziger at the Paradise Cafe and Grill has prepared a special Swiss Food Promotion on offer throughout August. The Paradise Restaurant is also Pattaya’s first and only casual international restaurant specializing in exotic food, including ostrich, kangaroo, emu, crocodile and deer, a dining experience you won’t regret and forget. The Paradise Cafe and Grill also offers a vegetarian menu and a kids’ menu. Open daily from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. Located opposite the Royal Garden Plaza and Marriott Resort, 215/62-63 on 2nd Road. Tel./Fax: 038 723 177

Mango mania has hit Amor Restaurant. With the mango season in full swing Richard and his team have created some very special dishes to tempt your taste buds. Sample some West Indies chicken breasts with rum, fresh mango, banana, raisins and cashew nut in light curry sauce. Be sure to book your table at tel. 038 710 680. Amor is between Soi Pattayaland 2 and 3.

The Raj, Pattaya’s newest Indian restaurant has membership cards available to all their diners at no cost. Just bring your name card. This entitles you to a 20% discount on all food and drinks. On top of that, a special drawing is held every week for one bottle of wine with your meal.

Cafe New Orleans, one of Pattaya’s best known and most successful restaurants is offering a super treat for the early bird: a 25% price cut on soup, appetizer, salad and ribs from Monday to Friday, 5.30 p.m. until 7.30 p.m., which includes the best BBQ ribs in the kingdom. Cafe New Orleans continues its weekend All You Can Eat BBQ Festival from noon until 4 p.m. The restaurant is conveniently located in the heart of Pattayaland Soi 2, South Pattaya between the Royal Garden Plaza and Walking Street. Cafe New Orleans also delivers - everything and anything that your heart desires is just a phone call away. For delivery please dial 038 710 805 or 038 710 806. You can also call Michael at 038 710 619 for more information.

Get yourself down to one of Jomtien’s newest establishments, the El’ Coyote Yacht Club where you can sample some great Mexican cuisine. It’s a place you can take the whole family, with a style and ambience all of its own. The club is an ideal venue for couples, families and anyone with a taste for quality without leaving your wallet empty. Memberships are available although not required to enjoy this brand new yacht club. Mingle with the mariners Monday through Friday nights and get in early on weekends for the tastiest tacos in town. For information go to: or call 038 303 640 or email: [email protected]

Every Friday Shenanigans Pattaya has a “Pig & Clucking Carvery & Buffet” from 5.30 p.m. to 11 p.m. This includes home made soup of the day, roast chicken, boned stuffed & rolled chicken, roast loin of pork with crackling and apple sauce, ham hocks, roast leg of stuffed pork, a selection of vegetables and potatoes, with a choice of ice cream to follow. All for B195 as much as u can eat. Shenanigans Irish Pub, Pattaya Second Road, in front of the Marriott Resort & Spa.

As well as all the other outstanding features in the Queen Victoria Inn (Soi Yodsak 6) such as outstanding value rooms, great food, excellent drinks, big screen and free email, the Queen Vic can now offer customers a nice can of cold Blackthorn Cider along with perhaps a packet of Walkers crisps or a trip to the many local and distant tourist attractions in their new executive mini-bus. Really a great place to meet, eat, drink and stay. Call 038 425 418.


The Moon River Pub’s Beer Promotion is still going on. Every guest receives a beer card for each liter of beer they buy. After consuming 9 liters of beer you will get one liter free of charge (every liter of beer that has been ordered will be marked on the card). The card is valid for 3 months. This promotion is only valid for draft beer and not for bottles. The Moon River Pub, Thai Garden Resort North Pattaya Road.

Ritchie Newton, the famous Elvis tribute artist is back in his Elvis Pub after a 2 month holiday. Pattaya’s only Thai Elvis, “Elvis Palad” rocks the crowd. All shows start at 9.30 p.m. The Elvis Pub is on Second Road opposite Big C.

Shenanigans Pattaya has live music with Pop’s Band every Wednesday night. Rock on in and listen to great R & B, Rock ‘n’ Roll and all time favorites. Shenanigans Pattaya, Pattaya Second Road (in front of the Marriott Resort & Spa.) Open daily from 8.30 a.m. till late.


A special event to mark Her Majesty Queen Sirikit’s sixth cycle Birthday is being arranged on the forecourt of Mike Department Store off 2nd Road. 73 monks will be gathered at 6 a.m. and Mayor Pairat will commence the ceremony at 6.30 a.m. to make merit for Her Majesty’s 72nd birthday.

Join the Jesters and El Coyote Yacht Club Patrons to support a fun new way to help the Pledge for Kids charity drive on Saturday August 9 at 3 p.m. All previous pledge patrons and any new pledge donors will get their chance to go on “The Ride of Your Life” on a Harley Davidson motorcycle driven by a real Jester in colors. You will also get a photo of you on the Harley that will be signed by the Jester, and a beautiful certificate to take home identifying that you went on “The Ride of Your Life”. Of course all proceeds go to the Jesters Pledge for Kids and Care for Kids fundraising programs. Stay on at the club for an evening of fun and entertainment, with a live band and some impromptu cameo performances by surprise guests. For any further information please call 038 303 640 or Khun Daeng on 09 8964 912.

AustCham will host a very special Seaboard Sundowners August 15 from 6 p.m. till 8.30 p.m. at the Garden Beach Resort, Pattaya. This special Seaboard Sundowners is an opportunity for members and guests of AustCham Thailand to meet, network and exchange views in the social, casual environment at the Garden Beach Resort, Pattaya. For more details and to book this event, please click: http://www.austchamthai EventID=295&SponsorId=47

The following day Saturday, August 16, interested persons are encouraged to take part in the Volunteer English Teaching at Ban Khao Huai Mahad School, Ban Chang, Rayong. AustCham Thailand sponsors a number of schools in Rayong Province. Part of this support includes the provision of English language classes, which are conducted by volunteers from our community. Volunteers work with small groups of children aged between 5 and 12 years and play simple games and activities which encourage the children to use the English language. No prior teaching experience is necessary, just a lot of enthusiasm! This day, working with the children is a most rewarding experience. The Chamber provides transportation to and from the schools along with lunch and refreshments


Art Classes at the Art Caf้! Kittikoon Sirichantr, a young artist who graduated from the Faculty of Fine Arts in Chiang Mai, offers art classes for children during the school holidays. Techniques include pencil, water paint, pastel scratching and more. The hours are 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday - Friday and include all working materials as well as lunch. Spoken language is English. For registration or further information, tel. 038 367 652 or email: [email protected]

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