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What’s Happening?

ARTS & EXHIBITIONS

 

Chiang Mai Fest

1st – 2nd March

@ Promenada Resort Mall Chiang Mai

www.chiangmaifest.com

Don’t miss this huge arts and music festival performed by international and Thai bands and artists. Free admission.

Thailand International Dog Show

Now – 2nd March

@ Chiang Mai Hall, Central Plaza Chiang Mai Airport

02 833 5349

See many lovely dogs in competitions, shows and exhibitions.

Arcadia: Art Exhibition 

Now – 6th March

@ Faculty of Fine Arts, Chiang Mai University

053 941 000

The lecturers of the painting division at the Department of Visual Arts will be hosting an art exhibition starting at 5.30 p.m.

Arising

Now – 14th March

@ House of Photography (opposite Three Kings Monument)

A photograph exhibition by students of the Photographic Arts, Faculty of Fine Arts of Chiang Mai University.

Exhibition of Thai Watercolour by Sugree Kesornkessara

Now – 15th April

@ 137 Pillars House (2 Soi 1 Nawatgate Road)

053 247 788

Sugree’s captivating exhibition with watercolours can be viewed from 9 a.m. – 10 p.m.

Same Place Different Shoes

7th – 29th March

@ CMU Art Centre

Art thesis exhibition by graduating students of Visual Arts Department, Faculty of Fine Arts, Chiang Mai University.

The Cooperation

Now – 30th March

@ TCDC Resource Center, 2nd Floor

052 080 500 #1

Experience innovative development by new generations of designers, who will present four pairs of different items, such as bamboo mixed with natural designs. Designers will be able to exchange ideas and strengthen their connections with Thai material manufacturers. Open 10.30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Central Asia: First Impressions

Now – 31st March

@ Sangdee Gallery & Café

www.f-28.org

Photographer Marisa Marchitelli’s exhibition features images from Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan, on her assignment for the Eurasia Foundation of Central Asia working and travelling with senior advisor Jeff Erlich. The exhibition is open nightly from 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.

FAIRS & FESTIVITIES

 

Japanese Film Festival 

Now – 2nd March

@ Major Cineplex Fl.4, Central Airport Plaza

www.jfbkk.or.th 

This year both classic and contemporary animated films will be in the spotlight. Tickets all cost 50 baht and will be available at the Major Cineplex.

Cancer Care Raising Funds for Cancer Research

1st March

@ Huay Tung Tao Reservoir in Mae Rim

053-298-181

Four Seasons Resort Chiang Mai will be organising the 7th “Cancer Care Family Day” in conjunction with the Genetic Cancer Research Centre and the Hematological Cancer Research Centre at King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital.  Her Majesty the Queen’s Cup will be awarded to the largest registered group. Adult: 290 baht with t-shirt, 460 baht with polo shirt, Child:

200 baht with t-shirt (13 or under).

Wine Down
8th March

@ PTIS International School

www.threegeneration.org

Free tasting of five wines, live jazz and funk band, food for sale, wine for sale and more. Tickets cost 500 baht.

Thai National Elephant Day

13th March

Mae Sa Elephant Camp

Experience hundreds of Thai elephants who will come out to eat together, elephant performances, local market and more.

Northern Auto Show

28th March – 6th April

@ Chiang Mai Hall Central Airport Plaza

Cars, automobiles, parts, tools and pretty girls found here.

Cinderella & Prince of The Golden Conch Shell 2014

30th March

@ Kad Theatre (Kad Suan Kaew Mall)

081 881 114, 089 835 2586, 053 260 373

Enjoy the 12th musical dance play from the Chiang Mai Ballet Academy. Tickets available at the Information Desk on the ground floor of Kad Suan Kaew Shopping Complex and the Chiang Mai Ballet Academy Faham Studio. Show times at 1.30 p.m. and 7 p.m.

WORKSHOPS

 

Zouk Dancing Workshop

7th – 9th March

@ Chiang Mai (various locations)

www.bregazouk.com/thailand.html

Join the international zouk stars Anthony Brega Zoukstylez and Maria Louise and dance the day away. Full package includes 6 hours of workshops, 3 open air dance parties and 2 full day trips. Order your tickets now, price varies depending on what activities you partake in (200 baht – 3,700 baht).

SHOWS & CONCERTS

 

First Love

1st March

@ CMU Art Center, Chiang Mai

084 810 5517, [email protected]

The Itsara Dance School presents “First Love,” dance performance. Tickets cost 100 THB. The first performance will start at 1.30 p.m. and the second at 4.00 p.m.

Lomosonic Concert

2nd March

@ Monkey Club

Enjoy a rock concert performing by Thai popular rock band Lomosonic with special activities and prizes.

Alessio Monti & Friends Classical Guitar Concert

7th March

@ AUA Auditorium

087 077 5455

Chiang Mai Guitar Society presents a classical guitar concert performed by Alessio Monti & Friends. Tickets cost 200 baht and 100 baht for students.

Boom Boom Cash Concert

17th March

@ Warm Up Cafe

Don’t miss a concert by Thai electronic rock band Boom Boom Cash.

COMPETITIONS

Yamaha League I Competition

8th, 22nd and 29th March

@ 700 Year Stadium

www.chiangmaifc.com

Chiang Mai FC will play the first home game of the 2014 season against Nakornpathom United on 8th March, Roiet United on 22nd March and Saraburi FC on 29th March. Tickets cost 60, 80 and 100 baht. Kick-off 6 p.m.