Thailand will be the place to be during their most celebrated Songkran Festival that marks Thai New Year on April 13, 2017.
Various events have been planned as a part of Amazing Songkran Experience festival 2017 that will take place at Benjasiri Park in Bangkok between April 8-13, 2017; where all tourists and locals enjoy the memorable Thai New Year. The event will showcase unique local experiences, colourful parades that highlight the myths and culture associated with Songkran Festival and provide an insight into some of the fascinating Songkran traditions from every part of Thailand.
One can participate in workshops and learn to make Thai scented water and flowers. Songkran-related snacks and desserts from all regions of Thailand will be served, like Khao Chae– steamed rice in jasmine-scented iced water served with savoury accompaniments and many more which will enable visitors to get a taste of the vibrancy and variety of the kingdom’s cuisine. There will be many cultural performances and local edutainment activities like Thai Blind Boxing, Thai chilli paste making and many more.