Jazz Night with Kerong Chok
Eric Piatti and Maneeporn Koatkhao, general manager and director of sales and marketing, respectively, of Swissotel Nai Lert Park, Bangkok recently welcomed a host of celebrities, media, and key partners to join the exclusive “Jazz Night With Kerong Chok” at the hotel’s Syn Bar. A familiar face on the New York and Singapore jazz scene, Kerong delivered an exquisite performance as expected. The exceptionally talented Narattha Kreephanich, founder of the Su Jazz Acapella, also performed with him. Photo shows, from left: Maneeporn Koatkhao, Narattha Kreephanich, Kerong Chok, and Eric Piatti.
Taste & Tipple
Unique Vintage Cocktails
Sparkling Night with Free Flow Wine
The Glaz Bar at Plaza Athénée Bangkok, A Royal Méridien Hotel, presents Vintage Cocktails every Friday evening from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Bt666 net per person for four cocktails plus free-flow especially created tapas and Mövenpick Ice Cream. The evening’s entertainment is enhanced by classic jazz performed by The Glaz Bar’s celebrated house pianist and singer who strike the right notes of nostalgia for the swinging 20s, 30s and 40s.
Where: Plaza Athénée Bangkok, A Royal Méridien Hotel, Wireless Road (BTS: Ploenchit)
Novotel Bangkok Platinum is serving wine selection from around the world with a special offer. Enjoy a night of fine dining and your favorite wine with a promotional “free flow” “Summerfield Chardonnay 2009” and “Summerfield Cabernet Sauvignon 2009” from California only at Bt500 net per person limited for two hours anytime from 6 to 10 p.m. at The Square Restaurant. Special for wine lovers, order a bottle from the promotional wine list imported from Australia, Chile, South Africa and California at Bt1,200 net per bottle everyday from now until Sept. 30.
For more information and reservations, contact 02-160-7100, ext. 8702 or e-mail H7272-FB4@accor.com
Tapas Y Vino at Grand Millennium Sukhumvit Hotel has a new “Tapas Flow Promotion.” Savor a range of Spanish tapas from a la carte menu prepared by Chef Joan Tanya Doti, the Spanish chef. The menu includes traditional Spanish omelet with potato and onions, chicken and Serrano ham croquette, Spanish chicken wing, and more – along with free-flowing house wine. Price is only Bt950++ per person.
Where: Tapas Y Vino, Grand Millennium Sukhumvit, Sukhumvit 21 (MRT: Sukhumvit/BTS: Asoke)
Until the end of July, the talented bartenders of Zulu Bar at Centara Grand Mirage Beach Resort, Pattaya will be creating and mixing flavorful cocktails for you to enjoy. Following the current trend for molecular cocktails, the bartenders will present their interpretations with delights such as melon illusion, molecule of love and amazing flavors molecular. Price is at Bt220++. ‘Zulu’ is adjacent to the lobby of Centara Grand Mirage Beach Resort Pattaya, and opens daily from 5 p.m. to 1 a.m. There are two fully soundproofed karaoke rooms and resident DJ’s serve you up with the coolest rhythms in Pattaya.
Where: Zulu Jungle Bar at Centara Grand Mirage Beach Resort, Pattaya
Contact: 038-301-234, ext. 4283
Parties and Gigs
Ladies Night Fiesta
Excuse to Party
Four Points Sukhumvit 15’s rooftop bar, amBar, is offering free Sangria for the ladies plus a “Buy One, Get One” free deal for the men all night. In addition, there is free paella for everyone. Every Thursday this special ladies night features free Sangria as well as complimentary paella 7- 9 p.m. Bangkok’s darling, DJ Soma, will be spinning the cool tunes.
Where: amBar, Four Points by Sheraton, Sukhumvit 15 (BTS: Nana)
Visit www.facebook.com/amBarBangkok for the latest update and specials.
Dream Jazz Duo at dusitD2 baraquda pattaya
This July hang out with the Americans and celebrate Independence Day on the 4th of July, and experience French passion during the Bastille Day celebrations on July 14. Both parties kick off from 10 p.m. with free entrance for respective national citizens and heaps of special red, white and blue themed drink deals on offer. Both nights, ticket is Bt250 net
Where: Concept CM² of Novotel Bangkok on Siam Square.
Contact: 02-209-8888, ext. CM2 or visit www.CM2bkk.com.
After the big success of “Romance Jazz on the Roof” last season, dusitD2 baraquda pattaya, presents the “Dream Duo Jazz,” featuring Aht Gunlayanukupt, popularly known as Thailand’s Kenny G. on the saxophone, and French talent Jonathan Pierre Bruno Ayache, known as John the guitarist. Together, they will create a fresh combination with all kinds of tunes from smooth jazz to modern days hits and new dance beats. The duo performs every Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 8:30pm onwards.
Call 038-769-999 for more information.
On July 13, Rise Productions & Masala Magazine will put on a major event at Bed Supperclub. This will be one of the last Indian Nights at this world famous venue before it shuts down on August 31. Admission to this 2-in-1 event includes two drinks. Bt600 in advance, and Bt900 at the entrance.
In the Wh ite Room:
The most famous superstar Bollywood DJ from the Middle East (Dubai), DJ Zubair will be performing along with Bangkok’s renowned DJ Xunny Dey
In the Black Room:
It’s well known Belgian DJ Luck-E and & Bangkok’s own DJ M.A.D.K. playing commercial house music throughout the night!
Where: Bed Supperclub, Sukhumvit 11