Ayutthaya: Local Festivals

Written by admin on January 7th, 2014. Posted in Ayutthaya

Ayutthaya World Heritage Site Celebrations

Ayuthaya World Heritage Site CelebrationsDecember 13-19, 2001 , Ayutthaya Historical Park, Ayutthaya

Designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1991, Ayutthaya, an ancient Siamese capital, celebrates its glorious past with displays of traditional culture and lifestyles, numerous forms of entertainment, as well as spectacular light and sound presentations amid the ruins of this ancient city.


Bang Sai Arts & Crafts Fair

January – February , Bang Sai Royal Folk Arts & Crafts Centre, Ayutthaya

As part of assisting farmers obtain further means of livelihood, the SUPPORT project was established under H.M. the Queen Royal Patronage. Each year an annual fair displays the unique cottage industry products of this project, and allows visitors the opportunity to enjoy shopping and view exhibitions of local products. Folk entertainment performances enliven the fair.

Bang Sai Loi Krathong (Fesuival of Lights)

November 10-11 , Bang Sai Royal Arts & Crafts Centre, Ayutthaya

Bang Sai Loi Krathong (Fesuival of Lights) This event held during the full-moon in November features the launching of traditional floats (Krathongs), demonstrations and exhibitions of local handicrafts, as well as an array of other fun activities.