Your guide to what’s on in Thailand during November 2020 with key events and festivals to look out for in Thailand plus Thai-themed events in the UK and Ireland.
The current worldwide health concerns relating to coronavirus (Covid-19) means that some upcoming events in Thailand may be postponed or rescheduled.
October 31-November 1
This year, Loy Krathong night is October 31. Some additional events relating to Loy Krathong may also take place on November 1.
October 30-November 1
Yi Peng Lantern Festival
The Yi Peng Lantern Festival is a traditional event held in areas of North Thailand with the celebrations in Chiang Mai being the most famous.
Hope Fair, Bangkok
Supporting fair trade and local charities, more than 150 artisans and entrepreneurs will be featuring their products at the popular Hope Fair in Bangkok.
Pattaya Firework Festival, Pattaya Beach
Monkey Banquet Festival, Lopburi
On the last Sunday in November, the town of Lopburi in central Thailand hosts its annual monkey banquet and festival to say thank you to the hundreds of macaques who live in the town. A buffet of fruit and food is provided for the monkeys as a way of expressing gratitude to the primates whose presence brings in welcome tourist revenue to Lopburi.
November 27-December 6
River Kwai Bridge Festival and Red Cross Fair, Kanchanaburi
The annual River Kwai Bridge Festival and Red Cross Fair is usually held in Kanchanaburi in late November through until early December with a light and sound show illuminating the bridge.
Events in Thailand aren’t always confirmed until much nearer the time. We will add details of more events when dates are known.
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