Get wet at Waterzonic, celebrate rave culture at Safe Room, head to a market for film camera enthusiasts, or muse on memes at Tars Gallery.
A night of reggae and dub from Thai and Japanese bands and DJs.
Oct 4, 7pm. Jam, Charoen Rat Soi 1, 089-889-8059. B200
Party animals can head to Bangkok’s celebration of rave culture this Friday, with six hours of local DJ sets.
Oct 4, 9pm. Safe Room, Whiteline, Silom Soi 8, 087-061-1117. B250
Songkran is only six months away, but if you just can't wait then head to this massive water festival headlined by renowned DJs: Excision, Nicky Romeo and Yellow Claw.
Oct 4-5, 6pm. Show DC, 99/6-9 Rim Klong Bangkapi Rd., 02-203-1888. B3,500/regular and B4,800/VIP via Thaiticketmajor
Boogie on down to disco tunes this Saturday night with a Japanese DJ crew.
Oct 5, 9pm. 12 x 12, 810/22 Thonglor Soi Thararom 2, 094-260-4713. B100
Chill by the pool with hip-hop, R 'n' B and trap beats by the Bangkok Invaders crew.
Oct 5, 2pm. W Bangkok, 106 North Sathorn Rd., 02-344-4000. B600 via Megatix
A live performance from three emerging local alternative-indie artists.
Oct 4, 7pm. Speakerbox, Liberty Plaza, Sukhumvit Soi 55 (Thonglor), 092-298-8042. B380
Taiwanese pop-rock act Sunset Rollercoaster join a local chillwave artist.
The Japan-born, Bangkok-based electric guitarist Kota Taki will perform solo on stage.
Oct 5, 9pm. Yoshibar, 124 Sukhumvit Soi 53, 02-115-2944. Free
Live spiritual, ambient and dub by the Srirajah Rockers Dub engineer.
Oct 6, 9pm. Studio Lam, 3/1 Sukhumvit Soi 51, 02-261-6661. Free
A monochrome group photography exhibition based around the beauty of the moon, with a bar and live music for the opening ceremony (5pm, Oct 5).
Oct 5-26. Ilford Galerie, 460/8 Surawong Rd., 087-795-7796. Free
This solo art exhibition captures the social anxiety and toxic nature of salaryman society.
Through Oct 30, 10am. 10mL Cafe Gallery, 65/21 Viphavadi Rangsit Soi 16/6, 087-677-8311. Free
Visual artists explore the infinite world of the internet as an endless desert, with memes representing a reinvigorating oasis.
Through Nov 11, 2pm (Sat-Sun only). TARS Gallery, 3 Soi Srijun, Sukhumvit Soi 67, 099-736-8672. Free
Proving analog never dies, this market for film camera enthusiasts will feature 30 stalls selling cameras, film roll and vintage items, plus a camera clinic for fixes, nu disco music and a variety of food and drink options.
Oct 5-6, 1pm. Oval Plaza, Crystal Design Center (CDC), 1420/1 Pradit Manutham Rd., 02-101-5999. Free
In a six-hour educational course, Samyan’s new landmark takes a look at the world in 2040, exploring future technologies like AR and AI, the damage that's being done to the environment, and the skillsets that will be needed to survive.
Oct 5-6, 8pm. Socialized Amphitheatre, 2/F, Samyarn Mitrtown, 944 Rama IV Rd., 02-764-6200. B300
Discover hidden gems betwen Silom's Neilson Hays Library and Charoenkrung Road on this explorative tour.
Oct 6, 10am. Neilson Hays Library, 195 Surawong Rd., 02-233-1731. Free (B300 deposit)
TALKS & WORKSHOPS
Paint your own colorful bag, followed by a talk by Thai artist Jaruwat Normrubporn.
Oct 5, 11am. The Jam Factory, 41/1-41/2 Charoen Nakorn Rd., 02-861-0950. B990
A series of 15-minute talks to motivate, educate and inspire, from how to build strong relationships to how what you eat effects your mood.
Oct 5, 11am. Haus No.3, Sukhumvit Soi 46, 087-672-7452. Free
Join this workshop to create sweet-scented candles.
Oct 4, 9:30am. SOAPaholic Studio, 9/39 BangMueng, 089-452-1415. B1,120
Ditch the digital world for an afternoon with creative activities from board games and leatherwork to character design and clay work.
Oct 5, 1pm. Orion Head Office, 16, 20/F, 29 Sukhumvit Soi 63, 02-297-0289. Free
Build a house for your plants with this terrarium workshop.
Oct 5, 1pm. Muchimore Cafe, 2 Premier Soi 1, 089-813-3240. B2,800/person