TAT shines a light on November and December events in blue zones



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Across the Blue Zone, designated as tourist provinces that welcome tourists through a 7-day Sandbox program, events and celebrations take place to welcome people back to Thailand. The Tourism Authority of Thailand has compiled a list of activities and highlights in November and December of these 17 areas where fully vaccinated travelers can arrive from around the world with a 7-day observation period in the province before d ” be allowed to travel freely.

The variety of events aims to enhance the Sandbox and Amazing Thailand travel experience by providing fun and activities for travelers who need to stay put during the first week of their arrival in Thailand. Below is a list of some of the highlights from across Thailand in these 17 Blue Zone provinces (although the TAT says they are subject to change without notice). All the activities listed will follow the security and prevention measures related to Covid-19.

Bangkok

  • 7th River Festival 2021
    • November 17 – 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 Loy Krathong on the Chao Phraya River
    • November 19, 2021
    • at the River Park at ICONSIAM, Bangkok.
  • 8th Night of the Galleries
    • November 26 – 27, 2021
    • in Bangkok.
  • 27th Thailand International Travel Fair 2021
    • 23 – 26 December 2021
    • at True Icon Hall, Floor 7, ICONSIAM.

Buri ram

  • Prasat Muang Tam Loy Krathong Festival 2021
    • November 18 – 19, 2021
    • at Prasat Muang Tam Historical Park.
  • 2021 Global Medical Cannabis Conference & Exhibition
    • December 4 – 5, 2021
    • on the Chang International Circuit.
  • OR BRIC Superbike 2021
    • December 9-12, 2021
    • on the Chang International Circuit.
  • IDEMITSU Super Endurance THALANDE
    • December 16 – 19, 2021
    • on the Chang International Circuit.
  • Thailand Super Series 2021
    • 23 – 26 December 2021
    • on the Chang International Circuit.
  • Buri Ram countdown

Chiang Mai

  • Chiang Mai Yi Peng Festival 2021
    • 18 – 20 November 2021,
    • around the moats and the city gates.
  • Chiang Mai Design Week 2021
  • Nimmanhaemin Art and Design Walk
    • December 5 – 11, 2021
    • at Nimman Haemin Road.
  • Muang Kaen Festival 2021
    • December 5, 2021 – January 3, 2022
    • at the Mueang Kaen Pattana Municipal Sports Stadium.
  • Chiang Mai Marathon 2021
    • December 25 – 26, 2021
    • at Tha Phae Gate.
  • Countdown to Chiang Mai 2022
    • December 31st
    • at the Three Kings Monument.

Chonburi

  • Pattaya Loy Krathong Festival 2021
    • November 19, 2021
    • at Pattaya Beach.
  • Jet Ski Pro Tour 2021
    • 20 – 21 November 2021
    • at Pattaya Beach.
  • Pattaya Fireworks Festival 2021
    • November 26 – 27, 2021
    • to central Pattaya beach.
  • Diwali 2021 – The Festival of Lights
    • November 26 – 28, 2021
    • in the city of Pattaya.
  • Pattaya Music Festival 2021
    • December 3 – 4
    • December 10 – 11
    • at Pattaya Beach.
  • Naklua Pedestrian Street 2021
    • December 11, 2021 – March 30, 2022
    • (every Saturday and Sunday)
    • at the old market of Naklua.
  • Visit Thailand with Confidence with SHA
    • December 17 – 19, 2021
    • at the provincial hall of Chon Buri.
  • Countdown to Pattaya 2022
    • December 29 – 31, 2021
    • at Cape Bali Hai.

Krabi

  • Rak Aoluk Festival 2021
    • 3-7 December 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.

Loei

  • Phu Ruea Christmas Festival 2021
  • Phu Ruea Festival 2021
  • Phu Ruea Winter Flower Festival 2021

Phang-Nga

  • Phang Nga Festival 2021
    • December 9 – 11, 2021
    • at 813 Tsunami Memorial Park.
  • Amazing Ko Yao Noi (Open Season Festival)
    • December 10 – 12, 2021
    • in Ko Yao Noi.

Phetchaburi

  • Festival of Life on Longlay Beach
    • December 4-5
    • Cha-Am Beach.
    • (To be confirmed)

Phuket

  • Amazing Thai Taste Festival “The Great Escape from the Andaman Sea”
    • November 26 – 28, 2021
    • at Patong Beach.
  • Visit Thailand with Confidence with SHA
  • Oceanman Phuket
    • March 26 – 27, 2022
    • (postponed from November 13 to 14, 2021).

Prachuap Khiri Khan

  • PT Maxnitron racing series

Ranong

  • Moonbath at Ranong Festival 2021
    • November 14 – 19, 2021
    • at the thermal spring of Raksa Warin.

Rayong

  • Annual Ban Phe and Samet Island Festival
    • december 2021
    • at Ban Phe beach.

Samut Prakan

  • Thailand International Food and Lantern Festival
    • November 12 – December 6, 2021
    • in Muang Boran the ancient city.

Trat

  • The Footprint of Lord Buddha
    • December 26 – 27, 2021
    • to Ko Chang.

Udon thani

  • Red Lotus Sea or Talay Bua Daeng Festival
    • October 2021 – February 2022
    • at Nong Han Lake.

SOURCE: TAT Newsroom

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