What to do in Bangkok this weekend (November 24 – 26)

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Immerse yourself in the enchanting splendour of Bangkok’s festival circuit, adorned with a mosaic of cultural and creative festivities. The city’s heartbeat pulses stronger beneath twinkling lights and jubilant parades featuring everyone’s beloved Pokémon, ensuring that in the throbbing nexus of Thailand’s metropole, delight awaits each curious soul.

Things to do in Bangkok this weekend (November 24 – 26)

An evening of enchantment at Awakening Bangkok

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Stroll hand-in-hand with cherished ones, surrendering to the allure of resplendent luminescence at Awakening Bangkok. Now in its impressive 6th iteration, the event unveils its latest tableau within the historic environs of Phra Nakhon – Pak Khlong Talat, steeped in the theme ‘Time Passage.’ Unravel the chronicles along the city’s time-honoured routes, from the energetic Sanam Chai to Bumrungmuang and Feung Nakorn. A constellation of 29 art installations staged in 13 prominent venues, including the lively Yodpiman Market and the peaceful Saranrom Park, await your gaze. Complement this spectacle with specially crafted tasting journeys from neighbourhood eateries and relish live musical performances.

The spiritual voyage of FIREHEAD: SOUL LIBERATE

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Embark on an introspective voyage at the FIREHEAD: SOUL LIBERATE, an exhibit by the acclaimed artist Songsin Tiewsoomboon. Best known for graphic novels such as “Beansprout and Firehead,” Songsin extends an invitation to an ethereal plane where art becomes the vessel for the liberation of the psyche. With a rich two-decade tapestry of artistic endeavour, this display merges surrealism and esoteric musings through expansive canvases and narrative art, enriched by a meticulously curated auditory backdrop.

  • Where: RCB Galleria 2, River City Bangkok
  • When: November 25 to January 7
  • Service Hours: 10:00 AM – 10:00 PM

The Loy Krathong Festival at Asiatique The Riverfront

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Asiatique The Riverfront beckons you for a tranquil sojourn by the Loy Krathong Festival’s glow, cradled by the Chao Phraya River’s grace. Renowned as both a sightseeing and after-sunset shopping sanctuary, Asiatique ensures ample space for enjoyment. Bathed in the glow of the festival’s principal attraction, the majestic lantern flotilla, you can savour Thailand’s heritage. Complement the visual treats with scrumptious dining and a myriad of engaging endeavours, striking a harmonious balance between tradition and merriment.

Pokémon’s grand festivities at Central World in The Great Celebration 2024

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Launch into the festive spirit as Central World hosts The Great Celebration 2024, graced by everyone’s cherished Pokémon characters in an exclusive spectacle. Crafted in concert with The Pokémon Company, this event heralds an international calibre of excitement, transforming Central World into a veritable global stage. Be part of the inaugural Pikachu Dance unveiled in Thailand, tailor-made for the local Pokémon aficionados. With Pichachu headlining, this extravaganza caters to young and old with its unique charm.

Be sure to illuminate your itinerary with these captivating festivities that shine brightly in Bangkok’s calendar, mixing artistry, heritage, and boundless joy. With spectacles ranging from breathtaking light exhibits to endearing Pokémon pageantry, Bangkok extends an open invitation for memories in the making. Explore the ultimate guide to savouring the finest street food in Bangkok.

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Ploy Piti-isariyaporn

With a passion for crafting engaging and informative content, Ploy’s journey as a content writer began as a freelance writer at BkkClub. She covers various lifestyle topics from travel to restaurants and provides the best recommendations as a local herself. Ploy loves art; she goes gallery-hopping during the weekends.

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