Catch Calvin Harris at 808 Festival; get your '90s groove on with Boyz II Men; and cruise down the river with pride or craft beer.

LIVE MUSIC

 

808 Festival

Catch huge names including Calvin Harris, Zedd, Skrillex and more at this EDM, electronic, house and dance music festival.

Dec 6-9. BITEC Bangkok, 88 Debaratana Rd. Three-day passes are B3,345 via Ticketmelon

 

Boyz II Men

Throw back to the ‘90s with this group of legendary R&B vocalists, known for hits like “End of the Road” and “I’ll Make Love to You.” group of all time performing again in Bangkok , playing their certificated and fan-favorite songs along with new show on stage. 

Dec 7, 8pm. Union Hall 2, Union Mall, 54 Ladprao Soi 1. From B2,500 to B5,000 via Airasiaredtix

 

Ruel

Catch the talented Aussie singer/songwriter behind hits like “Don’t Tell Me” as he returns to Bangkok for the second time this year. 

Dec 7, 8pm. Scala Theatre, Siam Square, 184/216 Rama I Rd. B1,900 via Livenation

 

NIGHTLIFE

 

Chit Beer Craft/Cruise

Koh Kret’s seminal craft beer academy-slash-dive bar is setting sail for a three-hour party filled with music, beer and food.

Dec 8, 4-7pm. Departs from 219/266 Baan Suan Palm, Koh Kret, 083-999-0935. B550/person (price does not include food or beer)

 

Slum Disco pres. Matty Wainwright & Krishan P

Get down to psychedelic, groovy and soulful beats with two UK-hailing, Singapore-based DJs.

Dec 6, 9:30pm. Studio Lam, 3/1 Sukhumvit Soi 51

 

Oriental Sub Sessions ft. VIVEK

Lose yourself in a night of heavy dubstep with this London-based producer.

Dec 6. De Commune, 1/F, Liberty Plaza, 1000/59 Sukhumvit Soi 55

 

SAKE & HIPHOP

It’s all in the name—sip on sake while listening to hip-hop spun by a line-up of local and international DJs.

YOSHIBAR, 124 Sukhumvit Soi 53, 02-115-2944. Free entry

 

Pride Cruise

 

Hop aboard Bangkok’s second-ever floating pride party, featuring drag shows, live performances and a ton of singing and dancing to everything from EDM to reggaeton.

Dec 7. Bangkok Docks, opposite Charoenkrung Soi 57. 086-228-2666. B800

 

ART

 
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Art Prints & Books Market Night

 
An exhibition of four superb photographers showing their unique works, take home an authentic work from passionate artists
Dec 6, 7PM - 11PM, Whiteline, Silom Soi 8
 

COMEDY

Todd Barry

Catch this deadpan American comedian and actor as he performs a stand-up show in Bangkok stand-up show.  

Dec 6, 8:30pm. The Comedy Club Bangkok, The Royal Oak, 595/10 Sukhumvit Rd. B700 via Comedyclubbangkok
 
 
 

THEATER

Human Library

Individuals from different backgrounds who have experienced inequality, discrimination, violence, and/or stigmatization act as a “human library,” telling their stories from life as a female muay Thai Fighter tolife as a transgender woman.

Alliance française de Bangkok, 179 Witthayu Rd. 


MARKET

Bangkok Prep ‘Green’ Winter Fair

The annual Bangkok Prep Winter Fair returns with a sustainable theme. Expect handmade crafts, delicious food and live music.

Dec 7, 2-6pm. Bangkok Prep, Primary Campus, Sukhumvit Soi 53


UPCOMING

Ardal O’Hanlon

Find January depressing? Then here’s some good news: Irish funny man Ardal O’Hanlon, Best known for his role as Father Dougal McGuire in the legendary British-made sitcom Father Ted, is coming to Bangkok on Jan 17. Early bird tickets are priced at B950 via Ticketflap.

Jan 17, 8pm. Lancaster Hotel Bangkok, 1777 New Petchaburi Rd.

 

Winter Market Festival#7

Shop till you drop and eat till you pop with over 170 stalls, plus live music from neo-soul singer Phum Viphurit, Thai rock diva Gene Kasidit and more 

Dec 14-15. T77 Community, Sukhumvit Soi 77

 
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Khaek Pai Krai Ma

An exhibition about the lives and times of Thailand’s Indian diaspora.

Dec 14, 6-8pm. Warehouse 30, Charoenkrung Soi 30

 


Visual Thinking for Writing Process with Khun Veeraporn Nitiprapha

Veeraporn Nitiprapha, a 2019 S.E.A. Write Award-winning Thai author of novels and short stories, leads a workshop sharing tips on creating characters with a Christmas theme, complete with a festive afternoon tea.

Dec 14, 1:30-4pm. L/F, The Peninsula Bangkok, 02-020-2888. B500, email ktangon@peninsula.com for reservations

 

Pronto Rooftop Flea Market #1

Shop for old premium jeans and clothes and other second hand finds with beer and live music.

Dec 14, 4-11pm. BePositive Space, 29 Mi Suwan Soi 3, Yaek 8/1 (Phra Khanong)