Landing in Songkran Festival

       The Songkran festival (สงกรานต์) the Thai New Year’s festival. Thai New Year’ Day is 13 April every year, but the holiday period includes 14-15 April as well.

Songkran Festival
Songkran in Bangkok

We are Proud to Present 7 Favorite Places To Water Fight In Bangkok

1. Asiatique Water Festival 2016 

At Asiatique
Date: 13 – 15 April 2016
Ticket Price: Free

“Water Festival 2016” is an cooperation event hold by over 70 organizations from public and private sectors in order to respond to the policy of using water in Songkran festival by sprinkling water in a traditional custom.

In 2016, the event is organized for the 2nd year and expanded to 3 major tourism cities, Bangkok, Chiangmai, and Phuket.Stepping across Thai New Year (13th April) by playing Songkran in the traditional way is to appreciate the good Thai culture.

Enjoy cruising, shopping, tasting and sharing your happiness in Thai traditional way. Thai traditions last forever !

The event will be held from 13th – 15th April 2016 from 09.00 AM – 4.00 PM. Travelers can cruise along 7 piers on Chaopraya River to follow Thai culture. Starting from these 7 piers, travelers can head to Wat Aru, Wat Phra Chettuphon (Wat Pho), Wat Kalayanamitr, Wat Prayurawongsawas Worawihan, Maharaj Pier and Yodpiman River Walk for free.

You will see the events and concerts at Asiatique The Riverfront in the evening, start from 5.00 PM – 11.00 PM. You can travel there by BTS Saphan Taksin, leave the station from exit 2, and take a free boat (Available from 4.00 PM to 11.00 PM) from Saphan Taksin pier to Asiatique.
Official website : http://www.waterfestivalthailand.com

2. Songkran Loincloth Sha Sha Sha

At Siam Square
Date : 13 – 15 April 2016
Ticket Price : Free

If we are going to mention about the center of fashion for both Thai and foreigner in Bangkok, the most popular and well know place is surely Siam Square. This year, Siam Square is having a Traditional Songkran Event (Songkran Loincloth Sha Sha Sha).

Siam Square is located in the center of Bangkok. It is very convenient to travel there by taking BTS to Siam station. Come to join splashing water and fun together at Songkran Loincloth Sha Sha Sha. Start from 13th to 15th April 2016 (12.00 PM – 6.00 PM) at Siam Square.
Fanpage: https://www.facebook.com/Songkransiam

3. Songkran at Khao San Road

Date: 13 – 14 April 2016
Ticket Price: Free

If you like the idea of getting soaked from head to toe in the middle of a wild party, be sure to drop by Khao San Road. Once you’re in, you’re going to get absolutely wet!

Songkran Festival

The entire length of this backpacker heaven turns into an all-day water-fight zone (10am-late) for the duration of the festival, packed with huge crowds of teenagers and international backpackers. Being one of the city’s main centers for nightlife, expect plenty of alcohol served from the bars lining the street as well as music from live DJs and lots of dancing. Here is also great for who do not like to be rubbed by white powder on their faces. There are police checkpoints set up at both ends of the street to confiscate bottles, cans and the white powder.

But don’t worry though, you can buy all the alcohol you’re likely to need inside one of the many bars that stay open throughout the festival.

Largest and busiest mall in Bangkok, Thailand

A word of advice though: beware of your belongings. If not necessary, keep your valuable at your hotel will be great advice. Be careful on the tiled floors that become like ice rinks because it’s a fairly common sight to see inebriated young tourists slipping, sliding and ending up with their whisky bucket all over the floor. Last, make sure you protect your smartphone with a waterproof plastic wrap. Get yours for free at FU Bar, Bar Next Door, Mulligan’s, Superflow Beach Club and Bua Sa-ard.

Getting there by Chao-Pra-Ya speedboat at Phra-Ar-thit pier and walk for around 800 meters.

4.Bangkok Songkran Festival 2016 

At CentralWorld
Date: 13 – 15 April 2016
Ticket Price: Free

The largest safe Songkran with alcohol-free in Bangkok is here at Central World. M2F presents Bangkok Songkran Festival @ Central World. There are 4 activity zones which are the biggest foam party for teenagers, water park for family, splashing but also safe water zone, and concert from famous Thai singer groups such as Potato, Big Ass, Slot Machine and many more.

Enjoy your safe Songkran without Alcohol and maintain the good picture of Thai-only traditional culture here at Bangkok Songkran Festival 2016 @ Central World (ground floor in front of the department store) from noon-9pm. Easily get there by BTS, Chidlom station and 5 minute walk.

5. Songkran at Silom Road 2016

Date : 13 – 15 April 2016
Ticket Free: Free

Songkran at Silom, the heart of the central business district, stretching from Sala Daeng to Narathiwat intersections, the entire 5 km length of this street (MRT Silom/BTS Sala Daeng), transforms into what is likely the largest and wildest crowd celebrating Songkran. The road will be closed down from noon and the water war starts from 2pm until late.

The street gets very busy with university students, young adults and the city’s sizeable LGBT population taking part in the massive water-fight. The reason why here is the most crowded is that it’s most likely not so hot as other places. There is a head cover from the Sun by BTS railway. You won’t get much sunburn here.

For those less inclined to get wet, the view of the crowd from the overarching BTS stations can serve as quite a spectacle. Relatively means that you should still carry any valuable items in a plastic bag. From up there you can witness the full extent of the game: a huge colorful crowd of smiling young Thais slowly walking between two rows of stalls selling water guns, food, soft drinks and of course, lots of beer.

The highlight is to spot the fire trucks ambushed at each intersection with their incredibly powerful water hoses. The crowd is actually delighted to be hosed down as the heat can reach 40˚C in the sun.

6.Pepsi presents  S2O Songkran Music Festival 2016 

At SHOW DC OASIS OUTDOOR ARENA ( RCA )
Date: 13 – 15 April 2016
Ticket: 3 Day 3,900 THB / 1 Day 1,800 THB

Songkran Festival

The ultimate music phenomenon for EDM fans with “PEPSI S2O” – (Songkran’s Official Electronic Dance Music Festival), the biggest EDM festival held during Songkran, 4 days of dance party wetness for the first time in Thailand at S2O Factory RCA on April 11th – 14th, 2015.

Songkran Festival

This Songkran, you cannot miss “PEPSI S2O” – (Songkran’s Official Electronic Dance Music Festival), the biggest celebration of Songkran festival in Thailand that breaks the tradition of Songkran celebration and lifts the standard of Songkran party to another level.

The specialness of “S2O” is indeed the gathering of many world-class DJs in the concert, the Dutch progressive house DJ Nicky Romero headlining the night as his official debut in Bangkok. He’ll be joined by other big names including Afrojack, Deorro, Makj, Quintino and many more.

Songkran Festival
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Apart from that, there is special production of 360-degree water effects that gets everybody soaking wet to cool down the heat of April summer and the change of themes in each night to surprise the audience throughout the 4 day period with stunning performance amazing sound, light, and specially designed stage as well as brilliant world-class effects.

The venue is extraordinary at “S2O Factory RCA” which is especially built for this event. It is located on the space of 17 rais on RCA Road (opposite Golden Tulip Hotel and under the express way). Be a part of history with Songkran EDM party for the first time in Thailand with “PEPSI S2O” For more information or ticket purchasing, please visit www.s2ofestival.com, Facebook & IG: S2OFestival and www.thaiticketmajor.com

Get discount of 150 Baht/ride 2 times for new UBER users when apply “S2O2016” code between 13-19 April 2016.
Official website: http://s2ofestival.com

7. 95.5 Virgin Hitz Summer Party 

At Route66 ( RCA )
Date: 12 – 16 April 2016
Ticket Price : 1Day 500 THB

One of the epicenters of the city’s clubbing scene, this is where the young party crowd tends to go after a day of splashing around town. With separate parties taking place at every club from around 9pm until late, expect the water splashing to continue in and around the clubs, which include Taksura, Route 66, Live RCA, Onyx and many more.

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95.5 Virgin Hitz Summer Party @ Route66, concert by Jas Spuknik Papiyong Kukkuk, Joey Boy, Tattoo Colour, J Jetarin, and Slot Machine.

The discount code “S2O2016” can be applied for 150 Baht/ride 2 times for new UBER users between 13-19 April 2016 since it’s near to the Pepsi S2O event.
Fanpage: https://www.facebook.com/route66club

Source: http://www.painaidii.com/diary/diary-detail/000166/lang/th/

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