Sunday, July 13, 2014

Phuket cultural events - Kathu walking street

The Kathu walking street was a great success. The event was at the 6th edition and will be held again next year starting at Asarna Bucha day  and also it is the start of Buddhist Lent period.

In 2015 the Kathu cultural street event should be on 2nd July.

The events start with a street parade that was at 17:00 hrs can see the traditional Thai customs, and many people from local business, association and local authorities take part in the parade. days of preparation are behind the event with everyone in the village involved.
Kathu Walking street
Our Driver Ann ready for the parade

Then the show start and after the parade the place is takes buy stalls and food street vendors, can find everything to eat, form Thai specialties to Pizza. A lot of fun for everyone.
Phuket Events  in July
Kathu Cultural show

Phuket Events  in July
Kathu Cultural show in July

Beside cultural shows a lot of Thai music and entertainment for kids, teenagers and older people. It is very important to know that during the first two days alcohol is banned and it is a really good thing.

Phuket Events  in July  - Kathu
Kathu Cultural street show

Phuket Events  in July  - Kathu
He couldn't miss the crowd - Elvis Thai version
Tonight will be last day for this year and women say it is best time to buy stuff from the stall because get sold for cheaper prices and sellers are more willing to bargain

Enjoy this event during your holidays in Phuket in July for a different night out and see how real life is in Thailand

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