May Phuket events: Mini marathon & gala

26 May 2011

May events in Phuket include;

Into the Big Blue – Sheraton Grand Laguna (07/05, from 18:30)
Cowboy Night – Two Chefs, Kata Beach (12/05, 18:00-02:00)
Visakha Bucha - Buddhism’s holiest date of the Buddha’s birth (17/05, all day)
Turtle Mini Marathon - Pru Jeh San Lake, Mai Khao Beach (22/05, 04:30-10:00)

May 07: Into the Big Blue
Where: Sheraton Grand Laguna
When: 18:30 - 23:30
This elegant gala dinner is held in the Ball Room of the Sheraton Grand Laguna. For a donation of just 3,500 baht, guests will enjoy a free flow bar, canapes, a delicious four course gala dinner, fabulous entertainment and music they just have to dance to.

May 12: Cowboy Night
Where: Two Chefs, Kata Beach
When: 18:00 - 02:00
Welcome to join the cowboy party at Two Chefs Kata Beach. Enjoy a big buffet with everything from corncobs to hickory flavoured pork ribs, tacos and apple crumble pie. Music will be performed by Mj & Megan. All for only 495 baht, or just 250 baht for children.

May 17: Visakha Bucha Day
Where: all over Phuket
When: all day
Buddhism’s holiest date commemorates the Buddha’s birth, enlightenment and death. Devotees bring lunch to monks, then in the evening process around temples by candlelight. Alcohol is banned all day.

May 22: Mai Khai Turtle Mini Marathon
Where: Pru Jeh San Lake, Mai Khao Beach
When: 04:30 - 10:00
The seventh Mai Khao Turtle Mini Marathon raises funds for the Phuket Marine Biological Centre’s Marine Animal Stranding Rescue Project. Registrations start at 04:30 and the race starts at 06:00 sharp. Race fees are 250 baht for 10.5kms and 200 baht for 3.5kms. Fees include a T-shirt and a chance to win trophies, medals and lucky draw prizes.

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