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Bangkok, November 19, 2021 – The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) highlights several festivals and events planned in the 17 blue zone destinations in November and December 2021, to help enrich the Amazing Thailand travel experience for visitors under of the Sandbox program.

Thailand now welcomes fully vaccinated visitors from all over the world through the Living in the “Blue Zone” program (17 Sandbox destinations). Meanwhile, fully vaccinated visitors from 63 countries and territories can enter through the Quarantine Exemption (TEST & GO) and partially or unvaccinated visitors are also welcome through the Happy Quarantine requirements.

Visitors to the Sandbox program are currently required to stay at least 7 nights at one of the 17 Blue Zone Sandbox destinations if they plan to continue their trip to other destinations in Thailand.

TAT Governor Yuthasak Supasorn said, “To help make the mandatory week-long stay a more engaging experience for Sandbox visitors, TAT has put together a list of fun and joyful events ranging from festival Loi Krathong, mini concerts, countdowns, car and bike races, pedestrian streets, food fairs and much more. These events are expected to take place this month and the next, and Sandbox visitors who visit any of the 17 Blue Zone destinations during these two months are cordially invited to join one of these festivals and events.

Some of the festivals and events listed below may last until early next year or have been postponed to a new date. The list is also subject to change without notice.

7e River Festival 2021

From November 17 to 19, 2021 at Wat Phra Chetuphon (or Wat Pho), Wat Arun, Wat Prayun Wongsawat, Wat Kanlayanamit, Wat Rakhang Kositaram, Tha Maharaj and Asian The Riverfront.

ICONSIAM A Magical Krathong Law on the Chao Phraya River

November 19, 2021 at River Park in ICONSIAM, Bangkok.

8e Night of the Galleries

November 26 – 27, 2021 in Bangkok.

27e 2021 Thailand International Travel Fair

From December 23 to 26, 2021 at True Icon Hall Floor 7, ICONSIAM.

Rak Aoluk Festival 2021

December 3-7, 2021 at the Ao Luek district office.

Krabi 4x mini-concert

December 10-12, 2021 at Ao Nang beach in Krabi.

Countdown @Krabi 2022

December 2021 – January 2022 at the Ao Nang monument.

Krabi New Years Festival 2022 and Red Cross Fair

December 2021 – January 2022 at Krabi Town Hall.

Pattaya Music Festival 2021

December 3 – 4 and 10 – 11 at Pattaya Beach.

Pattaya Loi Krathong Festival 2021

November 19, 2021 in Pattaya Beach.

Jet Ski Pro Tour 2021

November 20 – 21, 2021 at Pattaya Beach.

Pattaya Fireworks Festival 2021

November 26 – 27, 2021 at Central Pattaya Beach.

Diwali 2021 – The Festival of Lights

From November 26 to 28, 2021 in Pattaya City.

Naklua Pedestrian Street 2021

From December 11, 2021 to March 30, 2022 (every Saturday and Sunday) at the old market of Naklua.

Countdown to Pattaya 2022

December 29 – 31, 2021 in Bali Hai Cape.

Visit Thailand with Confidence with SHA

December 17 – 19, 2021 at the Provincial Hall of Chon Buri.

Chiang Mai Yi Peng Festival 2021

From November 18 to 20, 2021, around the moats and the city gates.

Chiang Mai Design Week 2021

From December 4 to 12, 2021 in Mueang Chiang Mai district.

Chiang Mai Marathon 2021

December 25 – 26, 2021 at Tha Phae Gate.

Nimmanhaemin Art and Design Walk

December 5 – 11, 2021 at Nimman Haemin Road.

Muang Kaen Festival 2021

December 5, 2021 – January 3, 2022 at Mueang Kaen Pattana Municipal Sports Stadium.

Countdown to Chiang Mai 2022

December 31 at the Monument to the Three Wise Men.

The Footprint of Lord Buddha

December 26 – 27, 2021 in Ko Chang.

2021 Prasat Muang Tam Loi Krathong Festival

From 18 to 19 November 2021 at the historical park of Prasat Muang Tam.

2021 Global Medical Cannabis Conference & Exhibition

December 4 – 5, 2021 at the Chang International Circuit.

OR BRIC Superbike 2021

From December 9 to 12, 2021 at the Chang International Circuit.

IDEMITSU Super Endurance THALANDE

From December 16 to 19, 2021 on the Chang international circuit.

Thailand Super Series 2021

From December 23 to 26, 2021 at the Chang International Circuit.

Buri Ram countdown

(To be confirmed.)

PT Maxnitron racing series

November 24 – 28, 2021.

Phang Nga Festival 2021

From December 9 to 11, 2021 at 813 Tsunami Memorial Park.

Amazing Ko Yao Noi (Open Season Festival)

December 10 – 12, 2021 in Ko Yao Noi.

Festival of Life on Longlay Beach

(To be confirmed) December 4-5, Cha-Am beach.

Amazing Thai Taste Festival “The Great Escape from the Andaman Sea”

From November 26 to 28, 2021 at Patong Beach.

Visit Thailand with Confidence with SHA

3-5 December 2021.

Oceanman Phuket

March 26 – 27, 2022 (postponed from November 13 to 14, 2021).

Moonbath at Ranong Festival 2021

From 14 to 19 November 2021 at the Raksa Warin thermal spring.

Annual Ban Phe and Samet Island Festival

December 2021 at Ban Phe beach.

Phu Ruea Christmas Festival 2021

December 2021.

Phu Ruea Festival 2021

December 2021.

Phu Ruea Winter Flower Festival 2021

December 2021.

Thailand International Food and Lantern Festival

From November 12 to December 6, 2021 at Muang Boran The Ancient City.

Red Lotus Sea or Talay Bua Daeng Festival

October 2021 – February 2022 at Nong Han Lake.

Currently there is no event update.

Please note that the festivals and events listed above must take place as part of COVID-19 pandemic control and prevention measures.

The publication Festivals and Events in “Blue Zone” Destinations from November to December 2021 first appeared on TAT Newsroom.

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