13 March 2019
In Thailand, March 13th is designated as National Elephant Day, to highlight the importance of the Thai elephant in Thai history and culture. In Chiang Mai, Ayutthaya, and many other cities, the big giants are treated to a huge feast of fruits and sugar cane. And all visitors are welcome to join this happy moment.
Wai Kru Muay
17 March 2019
March 17th is the day when all people involved in Thai boxing (Muay Thai) celebrate Nai Khanom Tom, the hero of this sport. This day is not a public holiday, but there are commemorative events at various Muay Thai stadiums and training camps and it is a day with particular significance for the town of Ayutthaya, home to Nai Khanom Tom.
Thai Pattaya Music Fest
15-16 March, 2019
@ Pattaya Beach Road, Pattaya.
Pattaya International Music Festival is one of the biggest international beach music festivals in Asia. This fun festival brings a lot of famous Asian and Thai artists to show on stages near the beautiful beach. Audiences will be fun by various music genres including pop, rock, hip-hop and R’N’B.
Floral Pastel Tea Party
@ The Consul’s Garden
17 March, 2019 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
@ The Consul’s Garden - Le Coq d’Or.
The perfect occasion to catch up with your friends! Join The Consul’s Garden in an elegant Afternoon Tea with plenty of pastries, sandwiches and savouries. Enjoy live music performance while indulging in an exquisite garden along Ping river. Dress up in your finest outfit and take wonderful pictures together. Price 555 THB/person @ The Consul’s Garden
Poi Sang Long Fest
Poi Sang Long Festival
2-5 April, 2019 @ Wat Hua Vieang, Mae Hong Son
The Poy Sang Long Festival takes place each year in March-April, this year it will be celebrated from 2 to 5 April. It is actually more a ceremony than a festival and in Tai Yai language, it means “ordaining the beloved sons”. Young boys from 7 to 14 years old go to the temple to be ordained as novices. They will learn the tenets of Buddhist teaching and self-discipline.
16 March, 2019. Starts at 19.30
@ Baan Roi Chan, Lotus Hotel, Chiang Mai.
This charity concert will be organized in aid of AGAPE HOME, an orphanage in Chiang Mai. Admission is free and donations most welcome. Performing are Watthannee Saensong (vocal), Debbi Hosken (flute), Ohm Chanteyoon (violon), Judith Utely (harp) and Nawaop Phetthammaroa (piano). The programme is colorful and contains music suited to all tastes. Door will open at 19:00, it is advisable to arrive early. Further details, please contact: [email protected]