2018 Chiang Mai Loy Kratong dates

2018 Chiang Mai Loy Kratong dates

Unlike some other important Chiang Mai festivals like Songkran, Loy Kratong does not fall on a fixed date every year as the dates will coincide with the full moon of the 12th month in the traditional Thai lunar calendar. For 2018 Loy kratong will fall on 21st, 22nd and 23rd of November and activities and celebrations will occur in the city over these dates. The main events and the majority of the kratong floating and sky lanterns will be released on the 22nd and 23rd November. Based on previous years activities…

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Chiang Mai Flower Festival 2016

Chiang Mai Flower Festival 2016

Next weekend sees the 39th Annual Chiang Mai Flower Festival. The 2016 Chiang Mai Flower Festival will be held on the first weekend of February which this years is the 5th, 6th and 7th. The format of this festival has remained the same over the past 10 years or so and it appears that it will follow the same format this year. Here is the quick run down of activities: Friday 5th At Buak Had Pubilc Park a small flower and horticulture exhibition will be held. Things will get more interesting…

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Loi Kratong Chiang Mai

Loi Kratong Chiang Mai

There is always a lot of confusion surrounding when Loi Kratong happens as the date changes every year depending on the Lunar Calendar But this year Loi Kratong will fall on the 6th with festivities in Chiang Mai being held from the  5th -7th Here is a quick run down of the main Loi Kratong events for 2014 in Chiang Mai November 5th 2014 19:00 Opening Ceremony of the 2014 Chiang Mai Loi Kratong Festival at Thapae Gate !9:00 -24:00 The first day of the Miss and Mister Yee Peng…

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2014 and 2015 Chiang Mai Festival Dates

2014 and 2015 Chiang Mai Festival Dates

A great time to be in Chiang Mai is during one of its many festivals. If you want to be in Chiang Mai during one of the festivals then check out the following dates: Here is a quick overview for the rest of 2014 and 2015 2014 2014 Loi Kratong Dates The full moon will be on the night of the 7th of November. The festivities and parades will run from 5th to 7th of November. 2015 2015 Chiang Mai Flower festival Dates The Chiang Mai Flower Festival falls on…

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