Phuket is a vibrant and festive retreat island for local and international travellers alike. If you are making a trip to Phuket’s sandy shores, here are some of the hottest upcoming events and festivals you might want to join.
25th May 2019
This Spanish DJ and producer is one of the hottest and most creative acts in the international techno scene. She will be lighting up Shelter Phuket, a nightclub on Bangla Road, with dance-worthy beats of original techno dance music. To top it off, entry to the club is free for people aged 19 years and above.
Find out more on Shelter’s Facebook page.
26th May 2019
Get active with your kids, break a sweat and give back to the community at Phuket’s Community Ride/Scoot/Walk-a-Thon at Bang Wad Dam. There will also be an abundance of tasty food stalls offering food and drinks for sale. The money raised will benefit The Good Shepherd, Outrigger's Share 4 Change programme and Phuket Has Been Good to Us (PHBTGU).
Get in touch with Donna Toon to register your family for the event by emailing her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
29th May 2019
Australia’s award-winning DJ, Will Sparks, will be spinning the signature 'Melbourne Bounce' brand of dance music at Illuzion this May. The up-and-coming DJ has worked with major names within the international music industry including Major Lazer, Robin Thicke, and The Chainsmokers. His hit track, titled 'Ah Yeah' was also featured on Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson's hit US TV series, 'Ballers'.
For more information, check our Illuzion’s Facebook Page.
5th June 2019
Discover how local fishermen live and savour the fruits of their fishing skills by visiting the Thai Village Fair on June 8, 2019 at Freedom Beach, South of Patong Beach, between 5 pm and 11 pm. There will be plenty of food stalls offering authentic Thai seafood dishes and other delicacies to satisfy all your seafood cravings. Additionally, there will also be a Thai dance performance and music entertainment, as well as games for the kids!
Contact them on their Facebook page to pre-book your visit.
8th June 2019
This prestigious race is a qualifying event for the world-famous Boston Marathon and last year's competition featured over 8,000 runners. The 14th edition of the Laguna Phuket Marathon will take place on June 8, 2019. But if you miss it, you can still join in the fun on 9 June 2019 where they will be hosting a 10.5km run, a 5km run and a 2km fun run for the kids.
Check out the organisers’ Facebook page to find out all the information you need to register and compete in the race.