Each year, the Thai New Year celebration, Songkran, is the biggest event in Bangkok.
In 2021, the festival will take place from Tuesday, April 13, to Thursday, April 15.
In Bangkok, as usual, Silom, Khaosan Road, Central World, Siam, and other popular places in the city will become the scene of massive water fights.
So to make the most of the world-famous water festival, here’s a list of all the water fights, festivals, and pool parties you should attend during Songkran.
The Main Events During Songkran
Each year, Bangkok is hosting a bunch of massive music festivals during Songkran.
The biggest festivals are S20 Songkran and Siam Songkran, both bringing some of the best international DJs to the Venice of the east.
Every year, S20 Festival is the biggest event in Bangkok during Songkran.
Thousands of people with water guns join for a massive water fight at Show DC to see their favorite DJs during the hottest days of summer.
The 3 days festival always has the best lineup in the city and over the years, brought DJs like Martin Garrix, Zedd, Don Diablo, Afrojack, DJ Snake, and many others.
Siam Songkran music festival
After a successful first edition in 2019, Siam Songkran music festival is preparing to come back even stronger.
Headliners of the festival include Afrojack, Andrew Rayel, Atmozfears, Darren Style, and more.
Pool Parties During Songkran
Like every year, all the major pool parties in Bangkok will host a special edition for Songkran, including:
- So Sofitel pool party
- W pool party
- Blast pool party
- Urban pool party
- Ambar pool party
Where to Join Water Fights?
The main areas to join water fights in Bangkok during Songkran are Silom Road, Soi Cowboy, Sukhumvit Soi 22, Central World, Siam Square, and Khaosan Road.
But there’s often more events with water fights spreading across the city.
So no matter where you’re going, take your water gun with you and be ready to fight.
Plan your Trip to Bangkok During Songkran
You’re coming to Bangkok for Songkran and you don’t know where stay, where to party and what to do during your stay?
Start by booking your hotel in Bangkok.