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Festivals In Thailand

As a country rich in culture and tradition, Thailand offers many exciting festivals during the year. It’s no surprise. Every month offers a great chance to celebrate with family , friends and loved ones. There’s plenty for excited visitors from important events such as Songkran, which are held throughout the country to region-specific festivals such as the Surin Elephant Festival.

Thai Festivals

Here are some on the main Festivals celebrated in Thailand:

 

Yi Peng (Lantern Festival)

 

 

Location : Chiang Mai, Thailand
Dates : November 1, 2020

 

 

Songkran (The Water Festival)

 

 

Dates : 13 April – 15 April, 2020

 

 

Phi Ta Khon (Ghost Festival)

 

 

Location : Dan Sai, Loei Province, Isan, Thailand
Dates: 26 June – 28 June, 2020

 

 

Boon Bang Fai (The Rocket Festival)

 

 

Location : Yasothon Province, North-east Thailand
Dates : First Week of May, 2020

 

 

Surin Elephant Festival

 

 

Location: Surin Province, Isan, Thailand
Dates: 3rd week of November

 

 

Wing Kwai (Water Buffalo Racing Festival)

 

 

Location: Chonburi Province
Dates: 29 October, 2020

 

 

Phuket Vegetarian Festival

 

 

Location: Phuket, Thailand
Dates: 16 October – 25 October, 2020

 

 

Lopburi Monkey Banquet (Food Festival)

 

 

Location: Lopburi, Thailand
Dates: 28 November – 29 November, 2020

 

 

Mekong Naga Fireballs

 

 

Location: Mekong River
Dates: October – November

 

 

Chinese New Year

 

 

Dates: 25th February, 2020

 

 

Mother’s Day and Father’s Day

 

 

Dates: 12th August, Mother’s Day | 5th December, Father’s Day

 

 

Candle Festival

 

 

Location:Ubon Ratchathani, Thailand
Dates:
14 July – 15 July, 2020

 

 

Thailand is full of music and festivals, with stunning beach breaks and lively city life. All these festivals in Thailand are perfect opportunities to immerse yourself in local culture and to appreciate the rich cultural heritage and traditions of Thailand.


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