Six Must-Do Activities Along Bangkok Songkran 2024

Engage in a week-long celebration of Thai New Year between April 12-15 by participating in these six must-do activities along Bangkok Songkran 2024, offering an immersive experience that we highly recommend for those staying in Thailand during this festive period.

1. Water Pouring Celebration : 

Dive into the heart of Thailand Songkran cultural exuberance with Songkran Water Pouring Celebration. Explore the significance, customs, and lively surrounding this iconic Thai tradition, where water symbolises purification, renewal, and the joyous spirit of the Thai New Year.

Understand the deep-rooted symbolism of water in Songkran. Explore how this vital element represents the cleansing of the past year’s misfortunes and the welcoming of a fresh start, creating a connection between the Thai people, their culture, and spiritual beliefs.

2. Join to Khao San Road & Silom Road :

These two roads are filled with Thai and foreign audiences during Songkran in Bangkok, hosting enormous street parties with plenty of water splashing and large crowds.

Join Bangkok Songkran 2024 revelry at Khao San Road and Silom Road, where the vibrant energy of water fights, cultural displays, and festive markets converge. This guide encourages you to make the most of your Songkran experience in Bangkok’s iconic districts, creating memories that blend tradition with urban excitement.

3.Thai traditional performance at Sanam Luang :

Sanam Luang is the ideal destination to celebrate Songkran 2024. This location features a spacious public area and is situated in front of the Grand Palace. It offers a plethora of activities, including shadow puppetry, Thai boxing, and opportunities to experience traditional costumes.

Visiting Sanam Luang on Bangkk Songkran Day provides a unique and vibrant experience. The expansive public space allows for a variety of cultural and entertaining activities, making it a perfect spot for individuals and families to immerse themselves in the festive atmosphere.

The festivities at Sanam Luang showcase the richness of Thai culture, with performances such as shadow puppetry adding a touch of traditional artistry. Additionally, Thai boxing demonstrations provide a thrilling spectacle for visitors, while the chance to don traditional costumes allows everyone to partake in the cultural celebration.

4.Visit Thai temples :

As Songkran marks the Thai New Year, visiting temples adds a unique dimension to the celebration. Thai temples, or “Wats,” play a central role in Songkran festivities, providing a spiritual backdrop to the joyous occasion.

Engage in traditional Songkran rituals within the temple grounds. From water blessings to merit-making ceremonies, the temples offer a genuine experience of the customs associated with this auspicious time.

Practical tips for visiting temples in Songkran 2024. Please dress modestly to show respect for the sacred surroundings, embrace water blessings as a joyful part of the celebration and the important thing please check temple events and ceremonies scheduled for Songkran 2024.

We welcome you to explore the beauty and traditions of Songkran at Thai temples. Plan your visit and embrace the spirit of this joyous occasion.

5. RCA Street :

RCA (Royal City Avenue) comes alive during Songkran in Bangkok with a spirited water splashing. Immerse yourself in the excitement as locals and international revellers gather in water festivities, creating an atmosphere of shared joy and celebration.

This location renowned clubs join in the Songkran revelry by hosting special events and performances. Be prepared to dance the night away to the beats of famous Thai bands and international DJs, creating unforgettable memories during this festive season.

But at RCA you must arrive early because the audience often goes to reserve the table from 3pm – 5pm because all of the tables will sell out in the blink of an eye. 

The entrance fees depend on the club you choose to visit.

6.SIAM Songkran Music Festival :

SIAM Songkran Music Festival has finally made its return! If your time for travelling in Bangkok is limited, consider this as a significant option to join us, as we bring together the essence of Thai culture, encapsulating “Thainess” in every aspect of this event.

Celebrating the Thai New Year with a madness, SIAM Songkran Music Festival 2024 debuts with world-class acts to the various sounds of EDM genres. The multi-day outdoor music festival happens on April 12-15 2024 at RCA Central Park, Bangkok, Thailand (Our event located near RCA that you can walk to join us)

SIAM Songkran Music Festival will combine international artists with Thai vibes, including Thai food, Thai cultures, and Thai activities. It’s an experience you can’t miss this summer.

Four days, attendees will be entertained by confirmed DJ acts. The excitement kicks off on Day 1, April 12, with VINI VICI taking the stage. On April 13, get ready to groove with the true icon of EDM, the legendary TIËSTO and featuring CHRIS AVANTGARDE. The festivities reach their peak on April 14, as the renowned MARTIN GARRIX headlines with his first-ever performance at a Thai water festival. On April 15, ZEDD will take you high with beautiful moments on the last day.

Renowned headliners such as MARTIN GARRIX, TIËSTO, ZEDD are set to grace the SIAM Songkran Music Festival, and the excitement doesn’t stop there. The festival has unveiled an impressive lineup of international artists, including 22 BULLETS, CAT DEALERS, CHRIS AVANTGARDE, MANDY, MARLO, SUNNERY JAMES & RYAN MARCIANO, TPA, VINI VICI, WAX MOTIF, with more exciting announcements on the horizon. Envision yourself dancing amidst powerful water splashes, surrounded by the beats of these incredible artists.

How does the SIAM Songkran Music Festival differ from other places?

1. Simply purchase your tickets to immerse yourself in a vibrant water festival experience featuring DJs on the dance floor and a plethora of engaging activities on the FESTIVAL grounds.

2.Tickets are currently on sale, offering various options, including a 3-day pass bundle for April 13-15, 2024, and a 1-day pass for each day (April 12, 13, 14, 15, 2024). You can select the option that suits you, and you have the flexibility to choose the DJ you want to see on a particular day.

3.There’s no need to reserve a table, you can come at any time you prefer. However, we recommend arriving early to enjoy the performances of the first DJs until the headliner takes the stage.

Do not hesitate to join us! Tickets are on sale at, but act quickly as the availability of tickets is limited.

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