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Chiang Mai, Thailand

Chiang Mai – Loy Krathong Festival – 25-29th November

Via: City News – Chiang Mai

The activities set to take place include lantern sculptures, fireworks, a Buddhism exhibition, a zodiac lantern park, lantern parades, a Yee Peng Children Beauty Contest, a Krathong contest, a Thai country music contest and much more. 

The mayor announced that the official opening of the Festival will take place on 27th November at 6.30 p.m at Tapae Gate. Smoking and alcohol will be prohibited from the exhibition and there will be police and custom officers on duty. The official press conference will be at 6 p.m on 18th November at the Three Kings Monument.

http://www.chiangmaicitynews.com/news.php?id=891

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personal thought: If you ever get a chance to visit Chiang Mai during Loy Krathong – JUST DO IT! 🙂

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