Jesters Gala Party Night is this Saturday!



Our second event: Gala Party Night Saturday, September 24th, at the Amari Pattaya

Saturday, September 24th, is our Gala Party Night in the Aranda Ballroom at the Amari Pattaya, where it has been held since the event’s inception 6 years ago. The evening is a smart casual dress, sit-down affair with buffet, complimentary wine/ beer and entertainment. And, of course, this is another fund-raising event for underprivileged children in need of safe shelter, education and special schooling for the disabled.

Auction item: Lithograph of Munch’s ‘The Scream’.
Auction item: Lithograph of Munch’s ‘The Scream’.

One of the ways we will be raising funds on the evening, besides the 2500 baht charge of admission, will be via bidding on auction items. Only 8 will be auctioned live, while the remaining 5 items will be bid on silently. If you would like to make a pre-bid on any of these items, please go to our website and press ‘Auction’.

The top 10 items for the auction and the current bids, as of Friday, September 16th are as shown in the auction to.

The other way to help us raise funds on the evening is to buy grand raffle tickets on the evening during the festivities up until drawing time at 10:30 PM. We will then draw the top 5 prizes publicly and the rest will be posted on the screen. By the way, you do not have to be present to win; just be sure you have your name and contact on all of your tickets. The top GR prizes are shown in the raffle to.

This year Tommy Dee will emcee and John Colling­bourne, the auctioneer. Headlining the entertainment will be Paul Jackson, a tribute performer of Freddy Mercury and who has played at Wembley more than once.

Additionally, our host, the Amari Pattaya, is putting on a complimentary hors d’oeuvres and drinks for the reception between 7 PM and 7:45 PM before we go into the ballroom.

Seats are still available, so if you want to come along too, please contact [email protected]  or Call 08 6137 2184.

For more information, please go to and

Top raffle prize: Honda PCX 150.
Top raffle prize: Honda PCX 150.
Auction item: Wayne Gretzky signed hockey stick with authenticity document.
Auction item: Wayne Gretzky signed hockey stick with authenticity document.

Top 10 Auction Items

– Wayne Gretzky signed hockey stickBill S25,000 baht
– Al Pacino signed ‘Scarface’ poster in frameTD10,000 baht
– HD king sized quiltJim Truesdale10,000 baht
– Jesters Stratocaster with Jester headNiven Walters10,000 baht
– Johnnie Walker 3-bottle setWhitehouse Condotel5,000 baht
– Lithograph print of Munch’s ‘The Scream’ in frameTD12,000 baht
– Painting of  of woman’s face in frameTD10,000 baht
– Dominik Hasek signed hockey stickBill S9000 baht
– Antique Chinese painting of porcelainCM10,000 baht
– Rugby World Cup memmorbilia re the pools NZwon on way to victoryKevin and Nina Smith5,000 baht


Gala Party Night Raffle

1Honda PCX 150Jesters MC
2Trip for 4 to River Kwai for 2 daysJudi McNamara
3Havana & Terrazzo Restaurant at Holiday Inn Pattaya 2000 baht voucherHoliday Inn
4Diana Garden Resort – 1 night stay inc. ABF for 2 PAX x
Diana Garden Resort
5Miss T’s Cake Creations 1 lb cake or 12 cupcakes x 2Miss T’s
6Two night stay at Junior Apartment, Pattaya x 2Junior Apartments
7Hamper of English products from SwimpexSwimpex
8Dusit Thani dinner voucherDusit Thani Pattaya
9Herbalife Tabata Aero Kick 4 classes x 2Herbalife
10The London Pies 10 pies x 2ECO
11ECO LED lights x 4