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Songkran Festival Phuket

Songkran Festival Phuket 2024 – April 13 to 15

    Songkran Festival Phuket happens on April 13 to 15, 2024. The dates vary depending on Thailand’s regions, and the festival can last several days in the north. Songkran is the Thai New Year, which occurs when the sun moves from Pisces to Aries. According to the Thai calendar, we are already in the year 2567.

    Phuket Vegetarian Festival 2022

    Phuket Vegetarian Festival

      The Phuket Vegetarian Festival (or Nine Emperor Gods Festival) happens once a year, during the ninth lunar month, and is one of the most auspicious events on Phuket island.

      Wat Chalong Fair in Phuket

      Wat Chalong Fair 2024 – February 9 to 15

        Wat Chalong Fair is a festival with rollicking stage shows, firecrackers, chaotic markets and spinning carnival rides. Not something you’d expect to find at a Buddhist temple, but for about 10 days each year Phuket’s largest temple is host to just such an event.

        Phuket Vegetarian Festivals at Jui Tui Shrine in Phuket Town

        Phuket Festivals and Events

          Phuket festivals play an essential role in island life. The history of Phuket goes back a long way, and the whole year is peppered with many traditional festivals or newly created events.

          Jui Tui Shrine

          Jui Tui Shrine (Kew Ong) ⛩️

            Jui Tui Shrine (Kew Ong) is one of the oldest and most important on Phuket Island. It plays a significant role during the famous Phuket Vegetarian Festival, usually held in October and November.