Citylife Garden Fair 2017

Citylife’s annual charity fair will be moved to a fabulous new location on Nimmanhaemin Road. With space, we will have more stalls, more food, more drinks, more performances and activities and raise MORE for charity.

***Please contact [email protected] to book a booth or for more information***

Book your stall now! Suggest a charity for our donations (last year we raised over 400,000 for three charities). And donate deep! We are asking you to donate anything we can use in our auction or tombola, all proceeds will go to charity. This will be a fun and fantastic day out and we can’t wait to see you all again.

Facebook: Citylife Garden Fair 2017 (CMU Art Museum)

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Search for Places in Chiang Mai!

Simply Cup

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De’ Richy Restaurant

Set inside the grounds of The New Concept Perfect Residence, this fine dining restaurant takes its inspiration from classic hotel fine dining; from its big breakfasts, its fitness areas and meeting rooms through to dinner.

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This well-known restaurant is now under new ownership and has been revitalised with a fancy new menu, style and service.

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Given the popularity of activity cafes in Chiang Mai of late, we welcome the newest one to our ranks – Blockland, Chiang Mai’s (and possibly Thailand’s) first and only Lego Café. With over 300 Lego sets to play with, this café is ready for you to get creative, following plans or making it up as you go along. Any Lego fan will know that these little blocks are quite expensive so having thousands of them at your fingertips for just 140 baht an hour is a perfect trade-off. From Minecraft to Star Wars, the sets are endless and the fun is sure to be endless too, for all the family.