Rotary Club of Pattaya confirm with Pattaya city that peace art competition will still be held starting this Friday at Central Festival, open to the public

Pattaya, Thailand-

The Rotary Club of Pattaya is organizing an art competition among students from 12 schools in Pattaya that begins this upcoming weekend in Pattaya!

The entries, depicting each individual artist’s visual interpretation of ‘peace’, will be shown in an exhibition at Central Festival shopping mall on the 6th floor for 14 days from April 23rd until May 6th, where anyone can come and vote for your favorites. Members of the Rotary Club of Pattaya confirmed with Pattaya City Deputy Mayor Ronnakit Ekkasingh on Monday, April 19th, that the exhibition can proceed under Covid-19 precautions such as social distancing and mask-wearing.

Past Rotary Club President Niels Colov confirming with Pattaya Deputy Mayor Ronnakit Ekkasingh on April 19th, 2021, that the event can continue while previewing artwork to be displayed.

The opening ceremony of the PEACE ART EXHIBITION is scheduled to take place on Friday the 23rd of April at 17.00 pm at Central Festival shopping mall on the sixth floor. There are plans for Pattaya city officials to cut a grand opening ribbon and open the exhibition. This event will require masks, be socially distanced, and also require all the other precautions to enter the mall due to the current Covid-19 situation in Thailand and Chonburi. The Rotary Club of Pattaya has stated they strive to meet all Covid-19 precautions and ensure that all measures and regulations are followed.

Everyone attending the opening ceremony and during the 14 days exhibition will be asked to vote for their favorite 3 paintings, so if you want a chance to give YOUR vote make sure you stop by.

Then, on Sunday, May 9th*, from 7:00 P.M. to midnight, the Rotary Club of Pattaya is staging a ticketed ‘Peace Concert’ evening at the Father Ray Foundation on Sukhumvit Road where awards for the winning art selections will be presented and money will be raised for charity. There will be prizes for best-dressed hippies, a raffle, and an auction. *If the Covid-19 situation in Chonburi delays the event, further information will be given, for now, the Rotary Club of Pattaya is moving forward.

Here is a promotional video for the event:

Appearing at the concert will be a ‘Bob Dylan/Peace & Love’ style tribute plus a special performance of the BEATLEMANIA band. Also, there will be prizes for the best-dressed hippy/peace style dress wear attending.

If we all ‘Give Peace A Chance’, then ‘All We Need Is Love’.

Tickets are only 950 baht per person including a set Chinese banquet menu, whisky, and soft drinks as well as the option for a paid bar. Contact: 08-9911-1199 for reservations.

For more information on the Rotary Club of Pattaya, please click here.

The Rotary Club of Pattaya thanks the following sponsors:

Sopha Rasmussen – 90-minute family Yoga session at your home in Pattaya (worth 800 baht per person)
Casa Pascal Restaurant (Pattaya 2nd Road) – over 6,000 baht worth of food and drink vouchers
Hardtien hotel & restaurant (Koh Larn) – free room and breakfast for one night (worth 2,500 baht)
TJ Music Bar (Naklua soi 18) – Victoria Secret perfume set (worth 5,900 baht)
Layla Indian, Arabic & Thai restaurant (location TBC) – vouchers worth 2,700 baht
Murphy’s restaurant (sol Khao Talo) – food vouchers (worth 2,000 baht)
PRS gym and hotel (Soi Regional Land Office,
South Pattaya )- vouchers worth 2,700 baht
Outback Bar (location TBC) – vouchers (worth 1,200 baht)
Gustaf Real Estate (Chaiyapreuk 1) – 50 % discount on the fee when you selling your house or condo in Pattaya
Readers Bar (Pattaya 3rd Road, near the corner of Soi Regional Land Office) – vouchers (worth over 1,000 baht) plus free video advertising of our events
Sandbar-By-The-Sea (Dongtan Beach, Jomtien) – food and drink vouchers (worth 1,000 baht)
The Hideaway (sol 15, soi Buakhao) – free meal for two
Dawat Indian restaurant (Pattaya 2nd Road) – food vouchers (worth 2,000 baht)
Bramburi German restaurant (Nakkua Soi 12) – food and drink vouchers (worth 1,500 baht)
Pattaya People Radio 96FM – free radio advertising for one month (worth 12,150 baht)
Gun Lae Gun Restaurant (food vouchers worth 2,000 baht)
The Pattaya News-One month of free business advertising on websites in Thai and English, social media forums and platforms, and advertorials. (worth 10,000 baht)
Swaad Indian Restaurant food vouchers worth 2,000 baht

Retox Outback bar-4 x 300 baht vouchers


And more constantly being added!

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