Although Loy Krathong festival is now celebrated throughout Thailand, the ritual originated in Sukhothai, the first Thai capital. This year, Loy Krathong Day is celebrated on Friday 3rd November 2017. This is the day when they have parades, beauty pageants and the floating of krathongs. The Sukhothai Loy Krathong and Candle Festival will take place over a period of five days from 1-5 November 2017. Visitors can enjoy a float procession of large krathongs from 17 Northern provinces, a Krathong design contest, the Miss Noppamas Beauty Contest, Sukhothai arts and culture performances, traditional fireworks, a night bazaar and many more activities. Every evening there will also be a light and sound show at Wat Mahathat.
Light and Sound Performance: “The Glorious of Sukhothai Kingdom”
Wednesday 1st November 2017, 7.30 p.m.
Thursday 2nd November 2017, 7.30 p.m.
Friday 3rd November 2017, 7.30 p.m., 9.30 p.m. <= Loy Krathong Day
Saturday 4th November 2017, 7.30 p.m., 9.30 p.m.
Sunday 5th November 2017, 7.30 p.m.
Ticket Price: 300, 600, 900 Baht
Contact Link: www.thaiticketmajor.com
Khao Kwan Wan Len Fire (Sukhothai Gala Dinner)
1-5 November 2015, 05.30 p.m.
500 Baht for 1 person