Events and Festivals in Phuket, Thailand

Events and Festivals in Phuket

  • Vegetarian Festival: The festival takes place in the month of October every year, for the period of nine days celebrating the Chinese community belief about abstinence from meat during the ninth lunar month of the Chinese calendar. As per their belief it will grant them good health and peace of mind. Various ceremonies are held such as fire walking and body piercing to invoke the Gods. This is once in a lifetime experience.
  • Songkran Festival: Thai New Year occurs  on April 13th and everyone sprinkles (or throws) cool water on each other. 
  • Phuket King's Festival: Phuket's famous yatching event is a treat and is a week filled with partying, sailing, boating and most importantly beautiful yatchs and people.

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