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February 20, 2017

Kalasin Pong Lang, Phrae Wa and Red Cross Fair

An event to keep alive the cultural heritage of this unique part of the Kingdom   When: 26 February – 7 March (dates confirmed by TAT) Where: Kalasin City Hall, Amphoe Mueang, Kalasin Province North East Thailand   While this annual festival (Thai:งานมหกรรมโปงลาง แพรวา และกาชาด จังหวัดกาฬสินธุ์) is organized around this[…]

February 15, 2017

Boon Phawade Fair Ancient Stories accompanied by 13 Processions

This two day event tells the story of Buddha’s last rebirth in sermons, glorious colour, noise and food     When:  3-5th  March 2017 Where: Bueng Phalan Chai Roi Et Northeast Thailand “Boon Phawade Fair” or merit making of the 4th lunar month, (also known as Bun Pha Wet Fair), is one of[…]

February 12, 2017

Kings Cup Elephant Polo & the Last Elephant Spirit Men

  An annual celebration of the Kingdoms national symbol and the last surviving Elephant Spirit Men     When: 9 – 12th March 2017 Where: Anantara Hotel Bangkok While so many people have jumped on the bandwagon and criticized Thailand and its, some would say barbaric treatment, of some of its captive elephants,[…]

February 25, 2016

Chaopho Khao Tok Fair

The Chaopho Khao Tok Fair and Chaopho Khao Tok Procession (ประเพณีเจ้าพ่อเขาตก หรือ งานแห่เจ้าพ่อเขาตก), two different events running side by side.     Chaopho Khao Tok Procession When: On the first day of the waxing moon in the fourth lunar month. Where: Held at Wat Phra Phutthabat Ratchaworamahawihan, Phra Phutthabat District, Saraburi[…]

February 18, 2016

Thai Lue Cultural Festival

Thai Lue Cultural Festival (งานสืบสานตำนานไทลื้อ) When an ancient people have the opportunity to show case their heritage     When: Annually beginning of March Where: Wat Phrathat Sop Waen, Amphoe Chiang Kham. Phayao Province Northern Thailand   A Little on the Thai Lue people The Tai Lü people (Thai: ไทลื้อ or Thai[…]

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