The ultimate guide to what to do in Bangkok this weekend.
See also: February's best events
Don’t miss British photojournalist Yvan Cohen’s Chinatown photo exhibition. His work has been featured in well-known publications including Time Magazine and The New York Times.
Until Mar 31, 10am-8pm. River City Bangkok, 3 Soi Charoen Krung 24. Free.
Austrian fabric artist Olivia Jhingran showcases her "leaves" cut out from her mother-in-law’s vintage saris.
Until Feb 20, 9:30am-5pm. Neilson Hays Library, 195 Surawon Rd., 02-233-1731. Free.
Embrace your inner artist at this art and wine class focused on the style and pastel color palette of French Master Henri Matisse.
Saturday, Feb 9, 4:30-7:30pm. Paron School of Art, 2/F, Baker Gonna Bake Cafe, Sukhumvit Soi 26. B2,400, includes materials, tuition, nibbles and free-flow wine.
Some things or feelings are special and are only reserved for certain people. This exhibition by the popular web illustrator will remind you of your own special “you.”
Until Mar 3, 11am-8pm. Yelo House, 20/2 Kasemsan Soi 1, Rama 1 Rd., 098-469-5924. Free.
Catch a screening of this documentary which follows a small French community as it implements renewable policies.
Feb 8-22, 5:30-7:30pm. Doc Club Theater, 52, 60 Charoen Krung Rd. B100.
Australia’s indie/reggae group takes the stage, with support from local reggae band Srirajah Rockers.
Saturday, Feb 9, 7-11:30pm. Moonstar Studio No. 8, 701 Ladprao Soi 80, 02-539-3881. B2,000.
A whole night of nothing else but tunes from the King of Pop.
Thursday, Feb 7, 9pm. Black Cabin Bar, Wild & Co., 33/1 Soi Farm Wattana, Rama 4 Rd., 061-515-6989. B300-400 includes 1 drink
Come celebrate the Belgian restaurant slash techno club’s fourth year with all its resident DJs.
Friday, Feb 8, 9pm-3am. Mustache Bar, 544/5 Ratchadaphisek Soi 7, 064-814-5933. Free before midnight, B250 after.
A clash of international and local DJs will go underground during Hand in Hand’s first installment of dance music from London’s YUME records owner Michael Yume, local DJs Junesis and Pati Mala, and Hand in Hand’s owner-creator DJ EDiBLE.
Friday, Feb 8, 9:30pm-3am. Safe Room, Whiteline, Silom Soi 8, 087-061-1117.
Enjoy two hours of house and disco hits from Belgian DJs Saari and Widjojo.
Saturday, Feb 9, 1-3am. Beam, 1/F, 72 Courtyard, Sukhumvit Soi 55 (Thonglor), 02-392-7750. Free.
Berlin-based TRENT kicks off an evening of disco, Italo and electric vibes.
Saturday, Feb 9, 9pm-2am. 12x12, 810/22 Thararom 2 Thonglor, 094-260-4713. B200.
The Japanese culture party returns for its third time in Thailand with special performances from DJ Shuya Okino and a collaboration between DJ Maft Sai and The Paradise Bangkok Molam International Band.
Saturday, Feb 9, 8pm-2am. Studio Lam, Sukhumvit Soi 51, 02-261-6661. B1,000.
Check out Blast’s third anniversary celebration with techno and house music by the pool.
Saturday, Feb 9, 2-9pm. DoubleTree by Hilton, 18/1 Sukhumvit Soi 26, 02-649-6666. B400 including 1 drink, B800 including 1-hour free flow.
One: Clash of Legends [Presented by ONE Championship]
If you are a martial arts fan in any way, shape or form, mark your calendars on Feb 16 for Asia’s biggest mixed martial arts and Muay Thai event—ONE: CLASH OF LEGENDS at Impact Arena. With an emphasis on Thai athletes, the show features four-time Lumpinee Stadium Muay Thai World Champion Nong-O Gaiyanghadao battlling for the inaugural ONE Bantamweight Muay Thai World Title. ONE: CLASH OF LEGENDS will feature 12 bouts starring the best martial artists from around the world, including rising Thai mixed martial arts star Rika “Tiny Doll” Ishige.
Feb16. Impact Arena Muang Thong Thani, 082-332-1854.
Tickets are available at Thai Ticket Major