Guide to Celebrate Songkran Water Festival in Town 2012

If you still have no idea where is best to celebrate Songkran this year, and had enough for Kao San or Silom – there are many more places that you can easily go & get WET along the BTS / MRT lines! 

For Songkran event at Siam Square this year, you will see the traditional Thai Songkran festival and get to know more about ‘Pha Kao Ma’ or the Thai cotton sarong / garment. Join bating Buddha images, making merit, enjoy splashing water, watching a beautiful parade, many exciting street shows from Thailand Got Talent & concert from Thai famous singers / bands such as T-Bone, Room 39, 3.50 Baht, Burin, Lipta, Modern Dog, Joey Boy etc. Yes, don’t forget to wear the Thai cotton sarong to join this event!

Venue: Siam Square
Event: Songkran May-sa ‘Pha Kao Ma’ Krong Lok
Date: 13-15 Apr
Time: 9:00 – 19:00

Organizer: Ministry of Culture Thailand & Siam SquareTransport: BTS Siam Station


Let’s get wet and totally soaked up with the ‘60 – Minute Water Blast’ at Siam Paragon. Enjoy a spectacular ‘Giant Lighting Balloon’ and concert from Thai famous singers / bands such as K-Otic, Joey Boy, Thaitanium, C Quint, Four-Mod, Neko Jump, AF, Dan Voravate etc.

Venue: Siam Paragon
Event: Summer Blast Festival
Date: 13-15 Apr
Time: 12:00 – 21:00
Organizer: Siam Paragon
Transport: BTS Siam Station


Enjoy splashing water in the oldie Thai festive atmosphere in center of town. There are 3 entertaining zones to explore;
1. A Carnival World which you can have fun with those amusement park rides such as a Ferris wheel or Merry-go-round etc.
2. An Entertainment World which you can sing & dance along the concert & famous DJs. Here, you can stuff your stomach with those delicious foods & beverage from various pop-up stores.
3. A Water World… yes, lots of wet & fun with the foam party and dancing shows.

Venue: Central World
Event: Amazing Bangkok Songkran Festival
Date: 13-15 Apr
Time: 12:00 – 22:00
Organizer: Bangkok Governor & M2F newspaper
Transport: BTS Chidlom or Siam Station


The 4th Songkran event organized by Snop Club should never let you down, this year you can have fun and go crazy in the SNOP style! Enjoy outdoor concert from Burin and The Old School All Star. Joining the water war with those pretty girls in the giant pool and much more.

Venue: Ratchada Soi 4
Event: SNOP SPLASH 004
Date: 13-15 Apr
Time: 17:00 – 03:00
Organizer: Snop Club
Transport: MRT Thailand Cultural Centre Station


‘They said’ the Route66 Songkran Summer Festival 2012 is the most enjoyable, most soaking, and the craziest water festive at night time ever! Well, no one knows better than you. Experience it for yourself with the 5 Days 5 Themes water festival at Route66 Club (RCA), Enjoy water splashing in Hip-Hop beats, crazy dressing up, and concert from many famous DJs - lead by DJ Phum and DJ Petcha from Virgin HitZ radio;
12 April : Navy Party
13 April : Cosplay Night
14 April : The X-Night
15 April : Immortal Night
16 April : Beach Party

Venue: RCA

Event: Route66 Songkran Summer Fest 2012

Date: 12-16 Apr
Time: 18:00 – 02:00
Organizer: Route66 Club (RCA)
Transport: MRT Rama9 Station


The 6th Special Songkran Festive organized by the Gcircuit for those ‘Boy-lovers’. Enjoy splashing water and dancing along with the beats from many famous DJs from ThailandTaiwanMexico, and USA in the concept Wild. Wow. Wet.

Venue: Zen, 18th fl. (13-14 Apr), Fallabella restaurant (15 Apr)

Event: Gcircuit’s Songkran 6

Date: 13-15 Apr
Time: Fore more information, please contact Thai Ticket Major at Siam Paragon
Organizer: Gcircuit
Transport: Zen, BTS Chidlom Station


Have a Happy Songkran Everyone!! 

Lots of WET!..
By Bliston Society Team 

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