Eagle Pub & Restaurant
243, CiMing Rd. ; (05) 277-5277
British-style pub with satellite TV for live sports;
70 different beers; wireless Internet access; international
menu; open for lunch and dinner every day of the week.
82, GongYuan (KungYuan) S. Rd.; (06) 2269-520 www.armorypub.net
The only place in town showing four satellite-broadcast
sports events at the same time. Most of the popular
games are on our schedule -- see our website, add
six hours for the time difference. If there's something
you want to see outside our usual business hours,
contact us and we can work something out. Soccer,
rugby, tennis, live US baseball (not shown on local
TV), cricket, UFC, AFL, Australian rugby league, Formula
1, Moto GP, and -- starting soon -- NFL. Open Mic
Nights on the second and fourth Thursday of the month.
1, Lane 336, JhongHua E. Rd., Sec. 3 (1F, Evergreen
Beers, wines, and spirits available, plus snacks and
321, JianKang Rd., Sec. 2,; (06) 291-1050
Dual satellite TV systems for all major sporting events.
Stella Artois and Tiger Beer on draft; full range
of bottled and canned beers from Europe. Closed Mondays.
@ Cube | 31, HaiBian Rd. Kaohsiung,
Word of Mouth 3. DJ's - Rob Solo Syntaxerror, NT$500
- all you can drink.
@ Hi Thai | Saturday night fever
party. All you can drink (beer, cocktail, and whisky)
for NT$500, 10 pm ~ 4 am. Music styles '70s, '80s,
@ Fabric | SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER!
@ Fabric | O-Brothaz Sounds System
@ CUBE | The Cammo Party NT$500 with
2 drinks Beers NT$100 all night; selected mixed drinks
(The 'NEW' Cube No. 31 Hai Bian Rd., Lingya District,
@ Cube |
The Cammo Party
@ CUBE | DJ Saucey Originally from
Canada, DJ Saucey has played with many big name DJs.
Wear your funky & crazy hat and we'll buy you
a special mixed drink.
@ Cube | Mad Hatter. Wear your funky
& crazy hat and we'll buy you a special mixed
drink. Boys NT$500 + 2 drinks, Girls NT$400 + 2 drinks.
Improv is unrehearsed, totally spontaneous, infectiously
funny comedy. Come out and cheer for your favorite
team every Thursday!
Chimney Bar & Grill X-Fixiators, Dick & Cowboy
Brokeback Mountaineers, The Green Bay Kitchen Th3rd
Eye and Happy Buddha Carma Crue.
Matches are Judged and points are awarded for the
best performances. Follow your team this season and
watch the championships next month!
April Matches -
#1 April 12th @ Happy Buddha
#2 April19th @ The Green Bay Kitchen
#3 April 26th @ The Dick & Cowboy
JAM GIGS featuring bands that will perform at the
8th May Jam
April 21, at ATT, Kaohsiung
April 27, at Room 335, Tainan
April 28, at The Armory, Tainan May 5, post-May Jam
show at The Armory from 9-30 p.m.
_Andi's Party Corner
223, ChongSyue Rd. ;(06) 289-3609
Andi's has expanded it range of sausages to include
Polish kielbasa and other kinds; available for eating
in or taking out. Larger groups are advised to book
ahead. Reservations and calling in advance to ensure
your preferred items are available is much appreciated
by the management.
82, GongYuan S. Rd. ; (06) 226-9520
Western and Chinese favorites available till late
every night. Twenty plus options for vegetarians
321, JianKang Rd., Sec. 2; (06) 291-1050
Tex-Mex cuisine, including steaks, burgers, salads,
and pizzas. Private bookings welcome. Closed on Mondays.
Language Institute (Kaohsiung)
507, JungShan 2nd Rd., 2F
Tel: (07) 215-2965
Chinese, English and Japanese courses. Group classes
and individual tutoring available. Call for details.
ART & CULTURAL EXHIBITIONS
Fireworks Music Festival
April 28 - May 26, Venue:Liousiang city, Penghu county,
Firefly Season at Alishan
From March 28 to the end of June in coordination with
8 communities in the Alishan area, package tours are
available to enjoy this year's firefly season. Go
to www.ali.rog.tw for more details.
April 14, May 5, June 2, 10 am-12 pm, 2-4 pm. A series
of interesting activies to help you learn more about
your own physical condition. Find out how your dining
habits can help you avoid diabetes and high blood
Min Town's " Praise the Spring" Events
Until June 10, 90 days of, "Praise the Spring"
events are taking place in San Min Town, to help people
know more about the ecology and culture of this town.
The series of events includes "Spring's Firefly,"
"Season of Honey Peaches," "Bunun Tribe's
Shooting Ear Season," and "Love at San Min
River" Special packages are available when you
book with their appointed travel agency. For details,
www.jsp.org.tw/action2007, or call (07) 670-1001 San
Min Town Public Center.
Spring's Wood Guitar Concert
Young Japanese performers Naoki Jo and Fyohei Shimoyama
and well-known Taiwanese performer Huang Jia-wei.
May 5, 7 pm @National Cheng Kung University (Phoenix
vs. Soldier": 2007 XinZhuan Percussion Musical
Group's Spring Performance
Kaohsiung Cultural Center, Zhi-De Hall
May 6, 7:30 pm, www.succperc.com
Sibelius from Finland and Rachmaninoff from Russia
will be performed together, giving you two types of
audio sensations. May 26, 7:30 pm @ Kaohsiung Cultural
Center, Zhi-De Hall www.ticket.com.tw
Fei-Yu-qing's Solo Concert
May 4-5, 7:30 pm Kaohsiung Cultural Center, Zhi-De
May 12-13, 7:30 pm Tainan Cultural Center, Performance
Drama Performance presents "L'Oiseau bleu."
Six small performances by "Tell Happiness."
An invitation to finding happiness for all.
May 5-6, 7:30 pm @ Kaohsiung City Library Zhong-Xing
Hall (80, MinSheng 2nd St.,QianJin District.)
Ballet Performance of "Nutcracker Suite"
by Russia's Festival Ballet Group
Radu Poklitaru first became known for his "Three
Grusinien Songs", for which he received a first
prize at the international ballet masters' competition
in Moscow in 2001. In coordination with Russian's
famous writer Anton Chekhov, this ballet is presented
in a dramatic form.
May 10, 7:30 pm Chiayi Cultural Center
May 14, 7:30 pm Kaohsiung Cultural Center Zhi-De Hall
Joy English School's Drama Performance: The Jungle,
the Boy, and the Animals
A plane crash accident results in this story about
a boy and the jungle... May 12, 7 pm @ Kaohsiung Municipal
Community Education Center www.ticket.com.tw
Theater Performance: Mickey Mouse's Magic Show
With performances by Disney stars and professional
magicians. Kids will be thrilled
and highly entertained by this show. May 20 @ Kaohsiung
ZhongZheng Cultural Center Zhi-De Hall. May 22,23
, 7:30 pm @ Tainan Municipal Cultural Center Performance
Hall For tickets, go to:www.ticket.com.tw
Secret Treasures of Dynasties: Exhibition of Ancient
Feb 25 to May 8 @ Kaohsiung Museum of Fine Arts. A
display of 118 pieces of ancient cultural relics from
He-Nan Museum. Categories of the displays, cross eras
of Xia, Shang, Zhou, and Tang dynasties. www.kmfa.gov.tw
This musical comedy, by Tom Jones and Harvey Schmidt,
is being presented by the Kaohsiung American School
Drama Class, under the direction of Lisa Allen. This
show holds the Guinness Record as the longest-running
Off-Broadway show in New York, having closed in 2002
after a run of 42 continuous seasons Singing! Dancing!
Laughter! Tears! Fights! Romance! What more could
you want? Come see this classic tale of love and adventure
on May 17, at 3:30 pm, on the KAS Campus (35, Sheng
Li Road, Tzuo Ying District). Tickets are free but
limited, so reservations are recommended.
Email Willie at email@example.com,
or Julie at firstname.lastname@example.org for information
May 1-6 @ Dog Pig Cafe(131, WuFu 4th
Jiang-xun & Yang Zheng-yong's Joint Exhibition
of Books, Painting & Pottery Works
iang-xun is dedicated to informing people throughout
Taiwan about the esthetics of living. He has held
many lectures that gained great popularity, as well
as published novels to promote his beliefs. He will
be holding a joint exhibition, showing a display of
books, painting and pottery, at Kaohsiung's Xin-si-wei
Arts Corner. Ms. Jiang-An is also invited to present
her unique water-ink paintings. Another artist's work
to be seen at this exhibition is Yang Zheng-yong's
pottery pieces, he has been making the pottery art
for over 2 decades. Jiang-xun is also known for his
painting and calligraphy sketches, and they welcome
all to see their oriental cultural arts.
Exhibition dates: May 5 -27
Tea party: May 6 (Sunday) 4 pm
37, SanMin district, MingJhe Rd. 2F, Kaohsiung city
CLUBS & SPORTS
Pacers Football Club
The Pacers are the longest-running established ex-pat
football team in the south of Taiwan and are always
ready to welcome new talent. Friendly and competitive
games held most Sundays. Practice Wednesday nights.
Please call Adi on 0955-328293 or e-mail email@example.com.
For more info visit our website at www.100pacers.com.
100 Pacers are proudly sponsored by the Lighthouse
Bar and Grill.
Kaohsiung Community Services
Access Kaohsiung assists foreigners with information
and services they need to improve their lives in Kaohsiung
and area. We are located at 801, ChongDe Road, TsouYing
District (Kaohsiung City Government, Human Resource
Development Bureau. We have a bulletin board, English
library with books, magazines and movies, brochures,
free Internet, etc. We also have temporary, affordable
room and board available at our International Friendship
House - 83, Lane 129, WunTze Road, TsouYing. Contact
us at: firstname.lastname@example.org
or 0971-119930 (Melissa) http://accesskaohsiung.blogspot.com
Located at Sun Yat Sen University, 70, TienHai Road;
French classes (beginners to advanced) in class or
privates. French special classes (cooking, children
classes, very beginners, literature and philosophy
for very advanced levels). Activities, special prices
Chamber of Commerce
Call Iris Lin at (07) 566-8856 for information.
Provides hiking, climbing and rafting excursions in
southern Taiwan. Call Mark (07) 389-0795; Paul 0931-724-156.
COFKAO is a community group who welcomes all French
speakers and francophones. We meet on the first Saturday
of every month for dinner. For more information, call
Agnes Lou at 0931 964 432 or e-mail email@example.com.
The FCC is a cricket club that plays regularly in
Taipei and all around Taiwan, with the occasional
international event. We welcome anyone with any level
of cricket experience or beginners. We encourage families
and friends to become involved and we organise regular
social events. Contact: Dwight Johnson 0937-060-226
firstname.lastname@example.org; Sunil Sistla 0931-217-250
email@example.com. Visit our website http//:formosacricketclub.Tripod.com
To add some spice to the Kaohsiung football scene,
we bring you the Kaohsiung Massive Special Needs Team.
Practices are Tuesdays 10 p.m. and Saturdays 2 p.m.
The Massive promises to take football to new heights.
Check out our web page - www.MassiveFC.com or contact
Martin at 0916-998606. The practice field is on YuCheng
and Boai Rd. (next to San Ming High School). Come
out have a kick around.
HASH House Harriers
We are a social/running club who enjoy the rural scenery
Kaohsiung and the surrounding area has to offer. You've
heard about us, now come and see what we're all about!
The KHHH has been running in Kaohsiung for over 30
years! Sundays are family runs, bring the kids. All
other runs are for adults only. Contact Sean at 0931-239-850
or check our website:
International Women's Club
Membership to KIWC is open to anyone in the community
who would like to be a part of a charitable, multi-cultural,
social and fun-loving club. KIWC is a non-profit charitable
organisation, and we are looking for women out there
to bring fresh ideas and impetus to KIWC. Do come
and join us in our work and play. Charitable, social
and fun loving activities are organised on the fourth
Wednesday of each month. As a member of KIWC, you
can be part of a golf group which meets every third
Wednesday of each month. We also have an English book
club which meets every first Monday of each month.
For information, contact Francis at firstname.lastname@example.org.
International Dive Club
We meet over a drink at Norman's Pub (59, LinDe Street,
LingYa District, near the Cultural Center) on Tuesday
evenings from 10 p.m. - midnight. If you are looking
for reliable information about diving in Taiwan, looking
for a buddy to dive with, or a novice wanting to learn
how to Scuba dive or improve your skills, come along.
For dive trips to Kenting area, Green Island, Orchid
Island and ShiauLiou Island, contact Andy Gray at
0916 130 288 or (07) 226-8854, or e-mail email@example.com
for more information.
Interested in kiteboarding and kitesurfing in Tainan?
See www.kiteboarding.com.tw, the website of the Taiwan
Kiteboarding Center (TKC).
Language Institute (Kaohsiung)
TLI, the Language School with longest history in language
teaching industry, offers Chinese, Taiwanese and various
foreign languages. We have most experienced teachers
and the teaching materials. Individual (one on one)
class, Group class and small size group class are
all available. Group class opens monthly.
1.Basic Chinese Class: Times: 11 am ~ 1 pm (Mon to
Fri). Period of Study: May. 7 to Jun. 2, 2007. Tuition
2.Training course of Mandarin teachers is going to
start on Jun. 30. Contact us for further information.
TEL: (07)215-2965, 251-3638
The Space: 165, JhongJheng 2nd Road, Kaohsiung ; (07)
The Center: 20, 12-F, JhongJheng 2nd Road. ; (07)
MPA has opened a learning center, where we present
English language classes for children and adults in
Reading, Conversation, Science & Nature, Yoga,
Art, Scuba Diving and more.
At The Space, things continue with classes including
Yoga, Kung Fu, Drama, Belly Dance, Tap Dance, Salsa
and more. If you are interested in learning martial
arts, improving your flexibility, participating in
a play, or learning the skills of Latin or Middle
Eastern dance, come vist the space and check out our
schedule. If you are looking for a social alternative
to the bar scene, with a diverse multi-national, creative
community, MPA is probably for you. Come in for a
free class anytime.
Every Wednesday from 8:30 pm-10 pm at Ananda Marga's
Yoga House in Tainan City ( 293, Cianfong Rd.; 3F
A relaxed evening with a chant (music) and a period
of silence (meditation). Meditate how it suits you,
or get free instructions into some helpful mind-controlling
techniques by a qualified teacher. Free of charge,
no conditions attached. English and Chinese spoken.
See Pingtung County from the air - come paragliding!
Both tandem flights (from NT$1200) and training courses
available. Safe and exciting. Contact Mr. Su (0912174174
- Chinese), Sunny (0955127572 - Chinese/English) or
Jaco Herbst (0961069721 - English). Also check out
& Whistle Barbarians Rugby Club
Now sponsored by the Pig & Whistle, the Barbarians
is a social rugby club that meets weekends (Sat &
Sun afternoons). From experienced players to first-timers,
everyone is welcome. Mostly touch rugby, with occasional
contact games. Contact Dan Powell (firstname.lastname@example.org)
- 0929-701353, or the Pig & Whistle (07) 330-1006
for more info.
MAFC-TAINAN is founded in 2001. The team gathers for
practice or competes every Sunday at 2pm in Tainan
City or County. Their mission is to play happy soccer.
Place: Nantai Technology University Soccer Field.
For details, please contact Jeff at 0933-697-816,
e-mail: email@example.com, or visit http://myweb.hinet.net/home4/jeff1224/index.htm
People of all ages, sexes, and abilities are welcome.
No membership fees. Floodlit practice--Wednesday 9
pm-12 midnight. Games--Sunday 2 pm-6 pm. Get exercise,
travel to national and international tournaments.;
firstname.lastname@example.org, or call Hugh at 0956-020907.
Kaohsiung Blacklung Ultimate Frisbee A mix of casual,
for-fun participants meet every Sunday at Hsiung Gong
High School, SanMin District (just off Jian Gong Road;
across from the Body Shop). Practice starts at 1:30pm
(winter time) and 2:30 pm (summertime). With a tradition
of pick-up ultimate Frisbee going back to the mid
90's, Kaohsiung Blacklung was formed in 2001 and has
hosted the Funky Monkey Hat Tournament for the past
3 years, inviting the best players from all over the
island. If you have never played and are interested,
or if you have played and want to have a good run
around, come on out. Bring your cleats and some water;
everything else is provided for you. We provide introductions
to the game, a friendly atmosphere and mild competitive
drive to learn. For out-of- town games, tournaments
or contact information check out:
or contact Michel (0935-672-135; email@example.com