The ultimate guide to what's happening in Bangkok this weekend.
Thursday, Nov 9
A new project from a local craft beer brand to turn beers in to cocktails. Admission is free.
Nov 9, 6pm. Bad Taste Cafe, 24/36 Lad Phrao Soi 21, 094-290-3299.
Theater: Bangkok Notes
The opening performance art of Bangkok Theatre Festival explores the interconnectedness of war and art at Drama Arts Chula. Grab tickets at www.BangkokTheatreFestival.com.
Nov 9, 10, 11, 7:30pm; 11, 2pm Chulalongkorn University, 254 Phaya Thai Rd., 02-215-0871/-3. B600
Market: The Hope Fair Special Night Edition
Shop for organic food, handmade crafts, household goods and more from over 100 vendors, with proceeds donated to the Mercy Center.
Nov 9. Rembrandt Hotel Bangkok, 19 Sukhumvit Soi 18. Free.
Theater & Dance: Spoonface Steinberg
Peel the Limelight and Spark Drama present Lee Hall's play about an 8-year-old autistic girl nicknamed Spoonface who is dying of cancer. Performed in English with Thai subtitles.
Nov 9-19, 7:30pm Jasmine City Building, 2 Sukhumvit Soi 23, 02-204-5888. B600
Friday, Nov 10
Nightlife: Bathroom Singing
Nightlife: DirtyMotel Presents Mendy Indigo & Kuroten
A late-night techno party led by DJs Mendy Indigo and Kuroten. Ticket prices TBA.
Nov 10, 11pm Mustache Bar, 544/5 Ratchadaphisek Soi 7, 081-844-7080.
Two German singers perform a mini live set at the underground bar.
Nov 10, 8:30pm Fatty’s Bar & Diner, 598/66 Asoke Din Daeng Rd., 081-438 7221, 02-245-2965. Free
Sales & Fairs: Cheeze Pop up Market
A weekend of pop-up fashion and lifestyle booths selling stuff at 20% discount.
Nov 10-12, 4pm Central World, Ratchadamri Rd., 02-635-1111. Free
Saturday, Nov 11
Nightlife: DJ Jazzy Jeff & MC Rhymefest
The legendary DJ and former Will Smith collaborator puts on a set with the Chicago-based rapper.
Nov 11, 9pm Ce La Vi, 39/F, Sathorn Square Complex, 98 Sathorn Rd., 02-108-2000. Free
Gig: We Are Here
A new underground music venue launches with an indie-rock lineup of Desktop Error, Penny Time, and Blues Tape, joined by DJ Saraya.
Nov 11. De Commune, Liberty Plaza, Sukhumvit Soi 55 (Thonglor), 061-717-4365. Free.
Gig: Tune In Vol. 7
From 6-11pm, The Commons foodie mall comes alive with live soul, funk and groove tunes from Sweet Records' Schozz Electric Quartet, Papabenz Trio, Tony Happy, Bowky Lion feat. Tony Happy and Stone Horns feat. Ohm.
Nov 11. The Commons, Thonglor Soi 17. Free.
Seen Scene Space presents a concert by the Japanese pop multi-instrumentalist who just launched his new album, Toss. Support from Summer Dress, Sasi and Midnight Children. Tickets at bit.ly/2yrCaGA.
Nov 11. Play Yard, Lad Phrao Soi 8. B500.
Dean Live in Bangkok
Rising Korean R&B/hip-hop performer Kwon Hyuk, better known as Dean, performs with counterparts Saay and Miso.
Nov 11. Moonstar Studio Hall 8. B2,500.
The American artist (pronounced Jameson) known for this ‘90s-indebted neo-soul tracks performs live.
Nov 11. Rockademy, Sukhumvit Soi 26. B1,100.
Concert: Kolour Warehouse
A DJ Gig for electronic music fans with a lineup including Seth Troxler, Alex Fischer, ATMA, Dan Buri, Ekception, Mendy Indigo and Sunju Hargun.
Nov 11. The Studio Park, 999 Moo 3, Bang Bo, Bang Bo District, Samut Prakan, 02-669-4200. B800-1,600.
Art: Mao Mak Mag
This party will try every trick to get you totally wasted, in keeping with the theme of Graham Meyer’s photo zine Mao Mak Mag, whose third edition documents drunken moments and hangovers from around Bangkok. Expect raucous opening and closing parties.
Nov 11-26. Jam, 41 Charoen Rat Soi 1, 089-889-8059. Free.
Art: In the Shadow
Bridge, the art space at the foot of the abandoned Sathorn Unique building, celebrates three years of underground and experimental aexhibitions with art from the likes of Beerpitch Pitchaya, Chayanich Muangthai, Liam Morgan, Methagod, Rukkit Kuanhawate, Tae Parvit, Lolay, Tommy Hanson, TRK and Yuree Kensaku.
Nov 11. Bridge, Charoen Krung Soi 51. Free.
Sunday, Nov 12
Nightlife: SunDaze with Andrea Settesoldi
An all-night party of techno-house with a dreamy edge. Free admission before midnight.
Nov 12, 9:30pm Glow, 96/4-5 Sukhumvit Soi 23, 086-614-3355. B250