BK Weekend: What’s on in Bangkok this Nov 23-26
The ultimate guide to what's happening this weekend.
Thaweesak "Lolay's" Srithongdee's black and white paintings of creative youths.
Nov 23-Jan 14, 6pm. Broccoli Revolution, 899 Sukhumvit Soi 49, 02-662-5001. Free. BTS Thong Lo.
Music, food and art light up the nightclub complex for two consecutive weekends. This weekend's highlights include Tiga, Sinistarr and ASAP Nast. Tickets in advance at bit.ly/2zUMO5N.
Nov 24-26, 4pm. Beam, 1/F, 72 Courtyard, Sukhumvit Soi 55 (Thonglor), 02-392-7750. B1,900-2,900.
The Chicago DJ and label owner spins disco and ghetto house. Ticket prices TBA.
Nov 24, 10pm. Whiteline, Silom Soi 8, 087-061-1117. BTS Sala Daeng
Rock, reggae and experimental music from Tomawok, Samainai Niyom, Agent K, 13th Vinyl and Bangkok Riddim Syndicate.
Nov 24, 6pm. The Overstay, Charan Sanit Wong Soi 80-82, 02-883-4836. B200.
The Tokyo rock band make their Bangkok debut with support from rising local indie acts Abuse The Youth, Hariguem Zaboy and Wednesday.
Nov 24, 8pm. Good Space, 1032/136 Paholyothin Soi 18/1, 095-804-4610. B300. MRT Chatuchak Park
A chance to try over 80 beers on tap from 20 distributors, big and small, including BrewDog, Ballast Point, Hitachino, Coedo, Little Creatures, Heretic, Solaris, Postmark, De Molen, Duchesse De Bourgogne, Deschutes, Triple Pearl, Yaksa, Stonehead, Chiang Mai, Devanom and Happy New Beer. There will also be American food on offer. Grab tickets at bit.ly/2AvODY0.
Nov 24-25, 4pm. Quaint, 23 Sukhumvit Soi 61 (Sukhumvit), 02-714-1998. B699-999. BTS Ekkamai
Shop for trendy clothes and handmade goods from Bangkok-based designers.
Nov 24, 10am. The Emquartier, The EmDistrict, Sukhumvit Rd., 02-269-1000. Phrom Phong. BTS Phrom Phong
The French beatmaker takes over the DJ table to fill the night with hip hop and other eclectic sounds.
Nov 25, 8pm Future Factory, Phahon Yothin Rd., 098-253-9356. B500
Known for her reggae hit “Bam Bam,” the Jamaican musician performs in Bangkok alongside localss DJ Maft Sai, DJ Dragon and MC Sinnamon, and Legal shot. Tickets are sold out.
Nov 25, 9pm. Studio Lam, Sukhumvit Soi 51, 02-261-6661. B1000 includes 1 beer. BTS Thong Lo
Two DJs from the UK and Malaysia team up to spin retro electronic music. Tickets TBA.
Nov 25, 10pm. Whiteline, Silom Soi 8
The popular book sale returns with a big selection and prices starting at just B20.
Nov 25-26, 9:30am. Neilson Hays Library, 195 Surawong Rd., 02-233-1731. BTS Chong Nonsi
The long-running record label offers up an indie-punk vibe with sets by Third Person, The Proper Clan, And the Early And Mid Ago, Hariguem Zaboy and Stylish Nonsense. Tickets TBA.
Nov 25, 8pm. De Commune, Liberty Plaza, Sukhumvit Soi 55 (Thonglor), 061-717-4365. BTS Thonglo
The Reapers and Plague Pits team up with DJs Rory Breaker-Morant and Aopsher to play rock music from the '60s up til now.
Nov 25, 10pm Check Inn 99, 97 Sukhumvit Rd., 081-735-7617. B300 includes 1 drink. BTS Nana
Shop for organic products and handcrafts under the shelter of Gateway Ekamai mall.
Nov 25, 11am. Gateway Ekamai, 982/22 Sukhumvit Rd., 02-108-2888. Ekkamai. BTS Ekkamai
Bangkok's first drinks festival dedicated entirely to Thai-made craft spirits closes with a 12-hour celebration that will bring together 12 of the city's top bars who'll be championing seven local spirits.These include Backstage (Iron Balls), Bamboo Bar (Malai), Bunker (Grandma Jinn), Cielo (Kristal), Crying Thaiger (Chalong Bay), Eat Me (Issan Rum), The Locker Room (Issan Rum), Rabbit Hole (Three Monkeys), Sorrento (Malai), Tep Bar (Three Monkeys), Vertigo Too (Grandma Jinn) and Zuma (Kristal). Each bar will have a booth serving their signature local-spirit cocktail—at B160 all night long.
Nov 25, 3pm. The Commons, Thonglor Soi 17. drinklocalth.com
The Japanese rock duo to perform their music with support from Bangkok-based noise musicians Silence O, Baby's Breath and The Sister Ray.
Nov 26, 8pm. Jam, Charoen Rat Soi 1, 089-889-8059. B200. BTS Surasak.