Events and festivities are commonplace in all throughout Thailand and Bangkok is no exception. Whilst Bangkok celebrates many of the same events and national days as the rest of Thailand, here are a few events unique to Bangkok occurring throughout the year.

February to April

  • Elite Fashion Week
  • Bangkok International Fashion Fair
  • Royal Ploughing Ceremony
  • Naris Day

August to October

  • Bangkok Short Film & Video Festival (mid August),
  • Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival
  • International Festival of Music and Dance
  • Bangkok International Film Festival
  • Bangkok Design Festival
  • Vegetarian Festival

November to December

  • Bangkok Pride Festival (October or November – varies)
  • Bangkok Theatre Festival
  • Ploenchit Fair (last Saturday in November)
  • Trooping the Colours (2nd December)