Sky Lantern, established in 2007 by Saigon Hotpot Club, is an annual charity program which aims at providing care for unprivileged children on both physical and spiritual aspects. This year's program, The Blooming Day, marking the 5th Anniversary of Sky Lantern, will take place on Aug. 21.
On Aug. 17, Bernie's bar will host a night of comedy, headlined by Australian comic Roger Rooney.
Inspired by the diverse fruits of Mother Nature’s vibrant palette, artists Miyo and Ai Hikone will display their unusual collection of jacquard and monochrome jewellery at Gallery vivekkevin from Aug. 9 to Sep. 9.
On Aug. 20 and Aug. 21, the Ocean Dunes Golf Club in Phan Thiet will host the World Masters 2011, one of Vietnam's premier golf events. Get a team of your countrymen/countrywomen together and enjoy a fun day of golf with a bit of serious competition mixed in.
Aug. 27, Vasco’s, TBC Soulful joker Samiyam of the Brainfeeder clan has garnered an international following for his shifty, slouchy, street-infused beats. Originally from Ann Arbor, Michigan, Samiyam is part of the independent producers movement and rose to prominence from inside his bedroom walls, through beats shared on a global level between producers and DJs. And on Aug. 27, he'll be bringing his unique sound to Vasco's (74, Hai Ba Trung, Ho Chi Minh City).
Having packed out Le Fenetre Soleil to bursting point and rocked the courtyard of Centro Café in July, dOSe continues to bring the party vibes this month with a dOSe of JAZZANOVA.
The man who delighted the culinary world by turning leftover hay into sherbet is serving Ho Chi Minh City a course in cutting-edge Gallic cuisine. Michelin-star Chef Jerome Brochot will exhibit his creative bend with a Burgundy-inspired menu at the Caravelle Hotel’s Reflections Restaurant from Aug. 8 to 12.
Jordan is going off for the US in a few days and he's looking to go out with a bang. This Thursday, Jul. 27, his month long vacation begins at Vasco's. He's ready to turn up the heat with all your favorite Hip Hop, Electro, and Indie Dance to get you movin'.
Sat., Jul. 23, celebrate the 4th anniversary of the Francophone club at Idecaf from 3pm to 5pm. To spice things up, they will also celebrate the bicentennial of classical composer Liszt. If you can play classical piano, feel free to take up residence on the piano bench.
On Jul.22, Bootleg DJ Cafe presents License to Thrill with DJ Peanuts. From 8:30pm to 1am, enjoy deep house and disco house beats from the French DJ.
On Aug. 5, Seventeen Saloon is throwing a party called “The Indian in Oklahoma”. The event will feature an Indian Dance, performed by the staff. Also enjoy exciting game shows with choice prizes and live music from their Filipino band.
This Friday, Jul. 15 at Lush (2 Ly Tu Trong, Q1, Ho Chi Minh City), see the return of the king of the party scene in Malaysia, American DJ Patrick Oliver. His packed Mixtape nights at Ministry of Sound's Euphoria are packed week after week with clubbers going crazy to a high energy mashup of every style from hip hop to pop to house and beyond.
On Jul. 16, get over to the Rooftop Bar in Sandals (93 Hai Ba Trung, Q1, Ho Chi Minh City) to check out LG-4U, the international soul duo, Gregory & Lissette.