Events 2013

2013 Events

Red Passion Beach Charity Party - Saturday 23 November 2013



Zazada Beach Club at Surin Beach hosted Skal’s charity dinner this year on the 23rd of November. A full evening with performance by Eka Liu, Grand Opera concert and fashion show by Katalina with a special appearance from the Full Monty cast!

We are delighted that Skal have chosen Phuket Has Been Good To Us to be one of the charities to benefit from this fun night.

 

World #1 Exhibition Pool Player - Wednesday 30 October 2013

On October 30 over 100 attendees at the Kamala Beergarden were wowed by Dave Pearson and his amazing trick pool shots. All in support of our Foundation.

The night was a huge success that saw over 30,000 Baht raised!

Sponsors

The event would not have been possible without the Kamala Beergarden, Thailand Pool Tables, Russian RTV for making sure everyone could see the show by displaying it on the TV's, all of our generous raffle prize providers and everyone who volunteered their time towards making the event a success!

Media Coverage

The Phuket News - 8 November 2013

Video 

Phuket News - 11 November 

 

Red Hot Jazz @ Boathouse - Friday 13 September, 2013



On Friday, September 13, Boathouse on Kata Beach hosted our fundraising event Red Hot Jazz. A sophisticated evening of jazz and art while enjoying cocktails, free flow wine, four courses of French cuisine and dancing. The event was a huge success, and everyone who attended it enjoyed themselves and the fantastic food. 

Sponsors 

Red Hot Jazz would not have been possible without... Boathouse on Kata Beach, Gourmet One, Live 89.5, Novosti Phuketa, Phuket Artist, The Phuket News, Sukura Visuals, TK Art Gallery, Wine Gallery and Worldlennium Graphics

Prizes for the silent auction generously donated by ...
Baru Fashion, Ceramics of Phuket, Dazzle Jewelry, EthniCity, Katalina Collection, RnR Décor, Zee Zee Interior and Zen Sisters Jewelry 

Media Coverage

Phuket News - 20 September 2013
Phuket News TV - 13 September 2013
Phuket News TV - 6 September 2013 
Phuket News - 30 August 2013
Phuket News - 2 August 2013


Latin Passion - Saturday 31 August, 2013



Maikhao Dream Villa Resort is kindly supporting the Foundation by donating the proceeds from the silent auction at this event. 

 

Mystic Mirage at Bliss Beach Club - Friday 26th April, 2013



On 26 April 2013, the Mystic Mirage at Bliss Beach Club offered around 150 ‘desert chic’ guests an exotic Arabian Nights-themed party, in support of Phuket Has Been Good to Us.

Guests enjoyed the night in a mystical oasis, complete with belly dancers, a whirling dervish, henna tattoos, and ‘Cave of Wonders’ photo booth. They also feasted on Middle Eastern delights while sipping bubbly, cocktails and free flow wine.

The event proved to be incredibly successful, raising over 750,000 baht for the Foundation’s English language education programme. Thank you to our wonderful supporters for their amazing generosity!

Sponsors

This event would not have been possible without our incredible sponsors.

A huge thank you must go to Bliss Beach Club for kindly providing the beautiful venue; food sponsors Bliss Beach Club, Breeze at Cape Yamu, Outrigger, Lady Pie and Pluto Ice-cream for supplying the delicious cuisine; drink sponsors BB&B, Andaman Wine Club, Outrigger and Chalong Bay Rum for kindly providing free flow wine and cocktails throughout the night; and the amazingly creative teams at Oriental Events and Creative Concept for transforming the venue into a desert paradise. Thanks also to The Phuket News for your support in media promotion and World Lennium for all our printing needs. 

Pictures

Thanks to Max Tiverne for the beautiful photos.

Cave of Wonders photo booth

Media coverage

Phuket Tatler - 2013
Phuket News - 10 May 2013
Phuket News - 03 May 2013
Phuket e-Magazine - 19 April 2013

Music

Listen to the live performance of the Indian DJ at the Mystic Mirage Event

Songkran Bonanza - Saturday 13th April, 2013



This year we celebrated the Thai New Year at the Songkran Bonanza event at Bliss Beach Club. It was a great and 'wet' day full of beach games, live DJ's and yummy BBQ food. We had a blast celebrating the New Year and helping at the event by face painting and accepting donations. A big thanks to Bliss Beach Club for having us! 

Media Coverage 

Phuket News - 5 April 2013

Phuket Family & Gourmet Festival by Jagota - Saturday 26th January, 2013



On Saturday the 26th of January, Jagota organised their first Phuket Family & Gourmet Festival at the Royal Phuket Marina.

During the day parents and kids could enjoy fun-packed kids’ rides, games and activities and a huge selection of fabulous food stations manned by Phuket’s best chefs. At night, guests could watch and listen to the Australian band Vdelli and the Thai band Moderndog! 

Children throughout Phuket were invited to join in on the fun. They all had a great time enjoying the activities and yummy food.

The proceeds of this event will be distributed between 10 charities, one of them being Phuket Has Been Good To Us! More information about Jagota and the event can be found on: http://www.thailandcharityevent.com/home.html

Media coverage

Phuket Gazette - 2 March 2013 
Phuket Gazette - 25 January 2013

Burns Supper - Friday 25th January, 2013



On 25 January, at the soon to be opened Pullman Phuket Arcadia, over 80 Phuket residents joined us for a sophisticated evening of Scottish tradition, celebrating the life and times of Robert Burns, in support of the charity Phuket Has Been Good To Us.

A great night where everybody enjoyed a sumptuous 5-course dinner - starting with canapés, Moet & Chandon champagne, whiskey cocktails and including haggis, angus beef and free flow wine.

The evening was a great success and almost 500.000 Thai baht was raised for the Foundation. Thank you for your generousity!

Sponsors 

A huge thank you to our amazing sponsors for this event: the Pullman Phuket Arcadia for proudly providing the beautiful venue; TEZ TOUR Thailand, Fragola Creations and Topwell Property Phuket kindly provided the Moët Chandon champagne; BB&B and Andaman Wine Club generously provided free flow wine; Worldlennium for providing the printing; Phuket News, 89.5 Live and Novosti Phuketa for generously providing media sponsorship and Jagota kindly for providing the cheese course.

Pictures

Thanks to Max Tiverne for the beautiful photos.

Media coverage

Phuket News - 1 February 2013
Phuket News - 11 January 2013