Asian Events

Bali Events & Festivals

Dates

Location

Event

Category

March

Around Bali

Nyepi (Balinese New Year)

Culture

March

Ubud

Bali Spirit Festival

Culture/Music

March – April

Around Bali

Gulangan

Culture

June

Denpasar

Bali Arts Festival

Art/Culture

June

Tenganan Pegringsingan

Usaba Sambah Festival

Culture

July

Sanur

Bali Kite Festival

Culture

August

Nusa Dua

Nusa Dua Festival

Culture

September

Sanur

Sanur Village Festival

Culture/Food/Sport

October

Ubud

Ubud Writers & Readers Festival

Culture

October

Denpasar

Balinale International Film Festival

Entertainment

October

Denpasar

Kuta Karnival

Culture/Food/Sport

November

Jembrana

Makepung

Culture

November

Nusa Dua

Bali International Jazz Festival

Music

 

Burma Events & Festivals

Dates


Location


Event


Category


January


Myitkyina


Kachin Manwa (Kachin New Year) Festival


Culture/Music/Entertainment


January


Bagan


Ananda Temple Festival


Culture/Music/Entertainment/Shopping


January


Monywa


Naga New Year


Culture/Music/Entertainment


January


Hpa'an


Kayin New Year


Culture/Food/Music/Entertainment


February


Yangon


Yangon Photo Festival


Art/Culture


February


Bo Cho Island


Salon Festival


Culture


February-March


Around Myanmar


Htamane Festival


Culture/Food


March


Hsipaw


Baw-Gyo Festival


Culture


March


Yangon


Shwedagon Pagoda Festival


Culture


April


Around Myanmar


Thingyan Water Festival


Culture/Entertainment


June-July


Mahamuni Pagoada, Mandalay.


Wicker Ball Festival


Culture/Sport/Music/Entertainment


July


Around Myanmar


Waso


Culture


October-November


Inle Lake


Phaung Daw Oo Inle Lake Pagoda Festival


Culture/Sport


October


Kyaikhtiyo


Kyaikhtiyo Pagoda Festival


Culture


October


Kyaukse


Dancing Elephant Festival


Culture/Music/Entertainment


November


Taunggyi


Fire Balloon Competition


Culture/Sport/Art


December


Mt. Popa


Mt. Popa Nat Festival


Culture


 

Cambodia Events & Festivals

Dates

Location

Event

Category

January

Around Cambodia

Victory Over Genocide Day

Culture

February

Siem Reap

Angkor International Film Festival

Entertainment

April

Sihanoukville

Sea Festival

Culture/Entertainment/Food

April

Around Cambodia

Chaul Chnam Thmey (Khmer New Year)

Culture/Entertainment/Sport/Music

May

Phnom Penh

Royal Plowing Ceremony

Culture

May

Ta Khmao

Create Cambodia Arts Festival

Art/Culture/Entertainment/Music

September – October

Phnom Penh & Battambang

Our City Festival

Art

October

Around Cambodia

Pchum Ben Day

Culture

October

Phnom Penh

International Music Festival Phnom Penh

Music/Culture/Entertainment

October

Royal Palace-Phnom Penh/Around Cambodia

King's Birthday

Culture/Entertainment

November

Independence Monument- Phnom Penh

National Independence Day

Culture

November

Phnom Penh

Cambodia Youth Arts Festival

Art/Culture/Entertainment

November

Phnom Penh

Bon Om Touk Water Festival

Culture/Sport/Entertainment/Food

December

Siem Reap

Angkor Photo Festival

Culture/Art/Entertainment

December

Phnom Penh

Cambodia International Film Festival

Entertainment

China Events & Festivals

Dates

Location

Event

Category

September – October

Shanghai

Shanghai International Music Fireworks Festival

Music/Entertainment

September

Beijing

Beijing International Cultural Festival

Culture/Entertainment

September – October

Hangzhou

Hangzhou Gourmet Festival

Food/Wine/Beer/Whiskey/Culture

October – November

Shanghai

Shanghai International Arts Festival

Music/Entertainment/Art/Culture

October

Fuzhou

China National Food, Wine & Spirits Fair

Food/Wine/Beer/Whiskey

October

Shanghai

JZ Festival

Music/Culture/Entertainment

October

Yangjiang

Yangjiang Kite Festival

Culture/Sport

November

Yuanyang

Hani Terraced Fields Festival

Culture

November

Shanghai

Asian Music Festival

Music

January – February

Harbin

Harbin Ice Festival

Culture/Art

February

Around China

Chinese New Year

Culture/Entertainment/Music/Food

February

Around Mongolia

Mongolian New Year (Qagan Sar)

Culture/Music/Entertainment/Sport/Food

February

Around Tibet

Tibetan New Year (Losar)

Culture/Food/Entertainment

March

Shanghai

Shanghai Peace Blossom Festival

Culture/Nature

April

Beijing

Art Beijing Contemporary Art Fair

Art/Culture

April

Shanghai

Shanghai Fashion Week

Culture/Entertainment

May

Shanghai

International Tea Culture Fest

Culture/Drink

June

Beijing

Beijing Dragon Boat Festival

Culture/Sport

June

Shanghai

Shanghai International Film Festival

Entertainment

June – July

Around Tibet

Horse Racing Fair and Archery Festivals

Culture/Sport/Entertainment

July

Ulaanbatar

Mongolian Naadam Grassland Festival

Culture/Sport/Music/Entertainment

August

Around China

Qi Xi Jie

Culture

August

Beijing

Beijing International Music Festival & Academy

Music/Culture

August

Qingdao

Qingdao International Beer Festival

Beer

August

Tibet

Ongkor Festival

Culture/Sport/Entertainment/Music

August

Lhasa

Shoton Festival

Culture/Entertainment

 

Hong Kong Events & Festivals

Dates

Location

Event

Category

TBA

Hong Kong

Mid-Autum Festival

Culture

TBA

Hong Kong

Halloween Treats

Culture

September

Hong Kong

Hong Kong International Comedy Festival

Entertainment

September-October

Hong Kong

Tai Hang Dragon Dance

Culture/ Entertainment

October

Hong Kong

National Day Fireworks Display

Culture

November

Hong Kong

Wine & Dine

Food/ Wine/Beer/Whiskey/Entertainment

November

Hong Kong

Great Outdoors Hong Kong!

Environment/ Culture

November-January

Hong Kong

WinterFest

Food/ Culture/ Art/ Entertainment

January

Hong Kong

Dragon and Lion Dance Extravaganza

Culture/ Entertainment

January-March

Hong Kong

HK Arts Festival

Arts/ Entertainment

February

Hong Kong

Chinese New Year

Culture/ Entertainment

February

Hong Kong

HK Well-Wishing Festival

Culture

February

Hong Kong

HK Salsa Festival

Culture/ Entertainment

March-April

Hong Kong

HK International Film Festival

Arts/ Entertainment

May

Hong Kong

HK Cultural Celebrations

Culture

May

Cheung Chau Island

Cheung Chau Bun Festival

Culture

June-August

Hong Kong

International Arts Carnival

Culture/Arts/ Entertainment/ Music

July

Hong Kong

Lan Kwai Fong Beer & Music Fest

Music/ Beer/Wine/Whiskey

July

Hong Kong

Hong Kong Book Fair

Culture/ Entertainment

July

Hong Kong

Dragon Boat Carnival

Culture/ Beer/Wine/Whiskey

August

Hong Kong

Hong Kong Food Expo

Food

October

Hong Kong

HK International Jazz Festival

Arts/Music/ Entertainment

 

India Events & Festivals

Dates

Location

Event

Category

January

New Delhi

Bharat Rang Mahots (Theater Festival)

Entertainment/Culture

January

Around Punjab

Lohri

Culture/Music

January

Bangalore

Bangalore Habba

Culture/Art/Entertainment/Music/Fashion

January

Around Tamil Nadu

Pongol

Culture/Food/Entertainment

January

Jaipur

Jaipur Literature Festival

Culture/Entertainment/Music

January

Mumbai

Indian Derby

Culture/Sport/Entertainment

February

New Delhi

New Delhi Book Fair

Culture/Shopping

February

Gurgaon

India International Food & Wine Show

Food/Wine/Culture/Entertainment/Shopping

February

Jaisalmer

Jaisalmer Desert Festival

Culture/Music/Entertainment/Sport

March

Parmarth Niketan Ashram

International Yoga Festival

Culture

March

Around India

Holi

Culture

May

Naukuchiatal

The Escape Festival of Art & Music

Art/Music/Entertainment

July

Puri

Ratha Yatra

Culture

August

Mumbai

Lakme Fashion Week

Culture/Entertainment/Fashion

September

Around Kerala

Onam

Culture/Food/Entertainment/Sport

October

Mumbai

Mumbai Film Festival

Entertainment

October

Jodhpur

Rajasthan International Folk Festival

Culture/Music

October

New Delhi

Delhi International Arts Festival

Art/Culture/Entertainment/Dance

November

Chennai

Chennai Music & Dance Festival

Music/Entertainment/Culture

November

Around India

Diwali

Culture/Entertainment/Food

November

Shillong

Autumn Festival

Culture/Entertainment/Fashion/Food/Wine/Sport

November

Campal, Panaji

International Film Festival of India

Entertainment/Culture

November

Pushkar

Pushkar Camel Fair

Culture/Sport

December

Candolim Beach

Sunburn Goa

Music/Entertainment

January – February

Prayag/Haridwar/Ujjain/Nasik

Maha Kumbh Mela-Mega

Culture

June – July

New Delhi

Delhi International Mango Festival

Food/Drink/Entertainment

 

Indonesia Events & Festivals

Dates

Location

Event

Category

September

Yogyakarta

PanIndo Hash

Culture/Sport/Entertainment

September

Ubud

Indonesiaon Coffee Festival

Culture/Food

September

Ubud

Bali Mediators Festival

Culture

September

Solo

Solo Jazz Festival

Music/Entertainment

September

Jakarta

Soulnation Festival

Music/Entertainment

October

Lampung Province

Krakatau Festival

Culture/Music/Entertainment

October

Lampung Province

Tourism Indonesia Mart & Expo

Culture

October

West Jakarta

Borneo Extravaganza: Uniquely Kalimantan

Culture

October

Jakarta

Jakarta International Film Festival

Art/Entertainment/Culture

December

Jakarta

Grand Prix Marching Band Music Festival

Music/Entertainment

January

Sentul, Bogor

International Sand Sculpting Festival

Art

January

Manado

Manado Beach Festival

Culture/Music/Entertainment

February

Pontianak & Singkawang

Cap Go Meh Festival

Culture/Entertainment

February

Jakarta

Jakarta Jam!

Music/Entertainment

February

Jakarta

Jakarta Fashion Week

Art/Entertainment

March

Java

Java Jazz Fest

Music/Entertainment

March

Mount Bromo

Kasada Bromo Ceremony

Culture

April

Jakarta

Jakarta International Handicraft Trade Fair

Culture

May

Jakarta

Jakarta Fashion & Food Festival

Food/Wine/Entertainment/Shopping

June

Solo

Solo Batik Carnival

Culture/Entertainment

June

Jakarta

Jakarta Fair

Entertainment/Culture/Music/Shopping

June

Jakarta

Indonesian Dance Festival

Entertainment/Culture

July

Tenggarong

Erau Festival

Culture/Entertainment/Sport/Food

August

Tomohon

Tomohon International Flower Festival

Entertainment/Culture

August

Baliem Valley

Baliem Valley Festival

Culture/Sport/Music/Entertainment

August

Pangandaran

Pangandaran International Kite Festival

Culture/Sport

 

Japan Events & Festivals

Dates

Location

Event

Category

February

Around Japan

Bean-Throwing Festival (Setsubun)

Culture

February

Sopporo

Sopporo Snow Festival

Culture/Art

March

Around Japan

Doll Festival (Hina-Matsuri)

Culture

March

Tokoyo

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

Art/ Entertainment

March

Tokoyo

Tokoyo International Anime Fair

Art/ Entertainment

April-May

Around Japan

Cherry Blossom Festival (Hanami)

Nature/Culture

April

Around Japan

Floral Festival (Hana-Matsuri)

Culture

May

Hamamatsu City

Kite-Fighting Festival (Hamamatsu)

Culture

May

Tokoyo

Tokoyo Internationa Bar Show

Beer/Wine/Whiskey

July

Kyoto

Gion Matsuri Summer Festival

Culture/Food

July

Around Japan

Star Festival (Tanabata)

Culture

July

Around Japan

Lantern Festival (O-Ban)

Culture

July

Yuzawa-machi

Fuji Rock Festival

Music/ Entertainment

July-September

Tokamachi & Tsunan

Echigo-Tsumari Art Tiennale

Art/ Entertainment

July-November

Izumo

Japan Myth Expo

Culture

August

Tokoyo

Summer Sonic International Music Festival

Music

September

Kamakura

Yabusame at Tsurugoaka Hachimangu Shrine Festival

Culture

September

Fukuoka

Hojyo Ya Festival

Food/Culture

October

Tokoyo

CREATEC Japan

Tech/Culture

October

Tokoyo

Tokoyo Creative Weeks

Art/ Entertainment/ Culture

October

Tokoyo

Tokoyo International Film Festival

Entertainment

November

Tokoyo-Kyoto

Rally Nippon

Sport/Culture

November

Around Japan

Children's Shrine Visiting Day (Sichi-Go-San)

Culture

November

Tokoyo

Design Festa

Art

December

Chichibu City

Chichibu Night Festival

Culture

 

Korea Events & Festivals

Dates

Location

Event

Category

January-December

Seoul

NANTA (Cookin')

Food/Entertainment

April-October

Seoul

Moonlight Tour at Changdeokgung Palace

Culture/Entertainment

September-November

Seoul

Seoul International Media Art Biennale

Art/Culture

October

Buyeo

Baekje Cultural Festival

Culture

October

Naganeupseong Folk Village,

Namdo Food Festival

Food

October

Suwon

Revival of King Jeongjo's Royal Parade

Culture/Entertainment

October

Jaraseom Island

Jarasum International Jazz Festival

Entertainment

November

Seoul

Seoul Lantern Festival

Culture

November

Moseulpohang Port

Choenamdan Bangeo Festival

Culture/Food

November

Juwangsan Mt.

Cheongsong Apple Festival

Culture/Food/ Entertainment

November

Busan

Busan International Seafood and Fisheries Expo

Food

November

Paju

Paju Jangdan Soybean Festival

Food/Culture

January

Hwacheon

Sancheoneo Ice Festival

Food/Culture/Sport/ Entertainment

January-February

Pyeongchang

Special Olympics World Winter Games

Culture/Sport

March

Tongyeong

Tongyeong International Music Festival

Entertainment

May

Jeongok-ri

Yeoncheon Jeongok-ri Paleolithic Festival

Culture/Food/ Entertainment

May

Seoul

Hi Seoul Festival

Entertainment/Culture

June-August

Gwangyan

Gwangyang World Art Circus Festival

Entertainment/Culture

July

Incheon

Jisan Valley Rock Festival

Entertainment

July

Boryeong

Boryeong Mud Festival

Culture

July-August

Hwacheon

Jjokbae Water Festival

Culture/Sport/ Entertainment

July-August

PYEONGCHANG

Great Mountain International Music Festival

Entertainment/Culture

August

Seoul

Seoul Fringe Festival

Entertainment/Culture

August

Seoul

Seoul International Cartoon & Animation Festival

Entertainment

August

Busan

Busan International Rock Festival

Music/Entertainment

 

Laos Events & Festivals

Dates

Location

Event

Category

February

Xayaboury

Elephant Festival

Culture/Entertainment

February

Sikhottabong Stupa, Thakhek

Sikhottabong Festival & Trade Fair

Culture/Shopping

March

Songkhon District

Boun Khoun Khao (Rice Ceremony)

Culture/Food

April

Vientiane

Boun Pi Mai (Lao New Year)

Culture

May

Around Laos

Boun Bang Fai Rocket Festival

Culture/Music/Entertainment

September

Luang Prabang

Boun Khao Padabdin & Boat Racing Festival

Culture/Sport/Music

October

Vientiane

Boun Ok Phansa & Boat Racing Festival

Culture/Sport

November

Vientiane

That Luang Festival

Culture/Sport/Art/Food

December

Around Laos

Laos National Day

Culture/Music/Entertainment

December

Luang Prabang

Luang Prabang Film Festival

Entertainment

December

That Inhang Stupa, Savannakakhet

That Inhang Festival & Trade Fair

Culture/Music/Sport/Shopping

December

Vientiane, Oudomxay, Xiengkhouang, Luang Prabang

Hmong New Year

Culture/Music/Entertainment/Sport

 

Malaysia Events & Festivals

Dates

Location

Event

Category

February

Around Malaysia

Chinese New Year

Culture/Entertainment/Food

February

Pasir Gudang

Pasir Gudang World Kite Festival

Culture

March

Georgetown

Penang World Music Festival

Culture/Music/Entertainment

March

Putrajaya

Putrajaya International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta

Culture/Sport

April

Pantai Cenang

Malaysia Water Festival & Fishing Carnival

Culture

April

Kuala Lumpur

Malaysia International Jewelry Festival

Art/Culture

May

Kota Kinabalu

Sabah Fest

Culture

May

Around Malaysia

Wesak Day

Culture

May

Miri

Borneo International Jazz Festival

Music/Entertainment

June

Around Sarawak

Gawai Dayak Festival

Culture

June

Kuching

Rainforest World Music Festival

Culture/Music/Entertainment

June

Penang

Penang Dragon Boat Festival

Culture/Sport

June

Melaka

Melaka River Fiesta

Culture/Entertainment/Sport/Food

June

Kuala Lumpur

Malaysia International Tourism Exhange

Culture/Entertainment/Food

June

Melaka

Fiesta San Pedro

Culture

July

Putrajaya

Putrajaya Floria: Flower and Garden Festival

Culture

August

Around Malaysia

Hari Raya Puasa

Culture/Food

August

Around Malaysia

Merdeka Day

Culture

August

Kuching

Kuching Festival

Culture/Entertainment/Food/Music

June – September

Around Malaysia

1Malaysia Mega Sale Carnival

Shopping/Food

September

Kuching

Sarawak Regatta

Culture/Sport

September

Melaka

Melaka Art and Performance Festival

Culture/Art/Entertainment

July

Around Malaysia

1Malaysia Contemporary Arts Tourism Festival

Art/Culture

October

Kuala Lumpur

Malaysia International Gourmet Festival

Food/Culture

October

Kuala Lumpur

Eco Film Festival

Art/Culture/Entertainment

November

Around Malaysia

Deepavali 'Festival of Lights'

Culture/Entertainment/Food

 

Pakistan Events & Festivals

Dates

Location

Event

Category

February

Karachi

Karachi Literature Festival

Culture/Entertainment

February

Karachi

Pakistan Flower Show

Culture/Nature

February

Sibi

Sibi Mela

Culture

March

Karachi

Karachi Youth Festival

Entertainment/Culture/Music/Art

March

Lahore

Basant Kite Flying Festival

Culture/Food/Entertinament

March

Lahore

Mela Chiraghan (Festival of Lights)

Culture/Entertainment/Music/Food

March-April

Karachi

Hamara Karachi Festival

Culture/Music/Entertainment/

April

Rawlpindi & Islamabad

Islamabad Spring Festival

Culture/Entertainment/Sport

April

Lahore

Pakistan Cultural Fair

Culture/Music/Entertainment

April

Lahore

Lahore Shopping Festival

Culture/Shopping

August

Around Pakistan

Independence Day

Culture/Entertainment

August

Kalash Valleys

Uchao O Utchal

Culture/Food/Wine

September

Around Pakistan

Defense Day

Culture

September

Lahore

International Gems & Jewelry Exhibiton

Art/Shopping

September

Lahore

Persuade 2012

Music/Entertainment/Culture

September

Lahore

Lahore International Children's Film Festival

Art/Entertainment

September

Around Pakistan

Silk Road Festival

Culture/Entertainment/Music

October

Isalambad

Lok Virsa Folk Festival

Culture/Music/Entertainment

 

Philippines Events & Festivals

Dates

Location

Event

Category

August

Davao City

Kadayawan sa Dabaw Festival

Culture

September

Around the Visayas

Tourism Week Celebration

Culture

September

Iligan City

Kasadaya Street Dancing & Merry Making

Culture/Entertainment

October

Zamboanga

Zamboanga Hermosa Festival

Culture/Music/Sport

October

Tacloban City

Octubafest

Culture/Food/Wine/Beer

October

Dumaguete City

Buglasan Festival

Culture/Entertainment/Food

October

Lipa City

Coffee Festival

Culture/Food

November

Taguig, Manila

Cinemanila International Film Festival

Entertainment

November

Manila

Manila Salsa Congress

Entertainment/Dance

December

Baguio City

Christmas in Baguio

Culture/Entertainment

December

Cotobato City

Shariff Kabunsuan Festival

Culture/Entertainment/Food

December

Cebu City

Christmas Street Food Festival

Food/Culture

December

San Fernando

Giant Lantern Festival

Culture/Art

December

Boracay

New Year's Eve

Culture

January

Quiapo, Manila

Feast of the Black Nazarene

Culture

January

Kalibo, Manila

Ati Atihan

Culture/Entertainment

February

Angeles City, Manila

International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta

Culture

March

Manila

Senakulo (Holy Week)

Culture/Entertainment

March

Tagbilaran

Sandugo Festival

Culture

March

Malaybalay City

Kaamulan Festival

Culture

April

Pasay City, Manila

Aliwan Festival

Culture/Entertainment/Art

May – June

Puerto Princessa

Baragatan Festival

Culture/Entertainment/Food/Dance

May

Around Philippines

Filipino Heritage Festival

Culture

May

Around Philippines

Flores de Mayo

Culture

June

Manila

Fete de la Musique de Manila

Music/Entertainment

June

Manila

Philippine International Jazz & Arts Festival

Music/Entertainment/Culture/Dance

 

Singapore Events & Festivals

Dates

Location

Event

Category

August

Singapore

Hari Raya Puasa

Culture/Food

September-October

Singapore

Chinatown Mid-Autum Festival

Culture/Food

September

Singapore

Singapore Toy, Game & Comic Convention

Art/Culture/Entertainment

September

Singapore

Ngee Ann City National Lion Dance

Culture/Entertainment

October-November

Singapore

Singapore Sun Festival

Art/Entertainment/Food/Wine

November

Singapore

Singapore River Busker's Festival

Entertainment

December

Singapore

Christmas in the Tropics

Entertainment/Culture/Food

January

Singapore

Pongal

Culture/Food/Entertainment

January-February

Singapore

River Hong Bao

Food/Culture/Entertainment

February

Singapore

Chingay Parade

Entertainment/Culture

March

Singapore

Moasic Music Festival

Entertainment

April

Singapore

Qing Ming Festival

Culture

April

Singapore

World Gourmet Summit

Food/Wine/Beer/Whiskey

April-May

Singapore

Singapore International Film Festival

Art/Culture/Entertainment

May

Singapore

Asia Fashion Exchange

Art/Entertainment

May

Singapore

Vesak Day

Culture

June-July

Singapore

Singapore River Festival

Food/Culture/Entertainment

June

Singapore

Dragon Boat (Rice Dumpling) Festival

Culture

July

Singapore

Arts in the Park Festival

Art/Culture

July

Singapore

Singapore Food Festival

Food

August

Singapore

ZoukOut Dance Music Festival

Music/Entertainment

August

Singapore

Hungary Ghost Festival

Culture/Entertainment/Food

August

Singapore

Thimithi Festival

Culture

August

Singapore

National Day

Culture/Entertainment

 

Taiwan Events & Festivals

Dates

Location

Event

Category

August – September

Taipei City

Taipei Arts Festival

Art/Entertainment

August  

Taipei City

Old Man Under the Moon Bundles Love Fun Dance

Entertainment/Culture

August – September

Keelung City

Keelung Ghost Festival

Culture

August  

Taipei City

Taipei Valentine's Day

Culture/Entertainment

October

Taipei City

Taipei International Travel Fair

Culture

October – November

Sun Moon Lake- Yuchi

Sun Moon Lake Music Festival

Music/Entertainment

September – November

Taipei City

Taiwan Biennial

Art/Culture

November

Tainan City

Kunshen Wangye's Salt for Peace Festival

Culture

December – January

 

Puyuma New Year Festival

Culture

February

 

Taiwan Lantern Festival

Culture

February

Tainan City

Yanshui Beehive Rockets Festival

Culture

March – April

Magong City

Penghu Fireworks Festival

Culture

March – May

Around Taiwan

Hakka Tung Blossom Festival

Culture

March – May

Taipei City

Folk Art Festival

Culture/Art/Entertainment

April

Kenting National Park

Kenting Spring Wave Music and Art Festival

Music/Entertainment/Art

May – June

Donggang

Blue Fin Tuna Cultural Festival

Culture/Food

May

Fulong Beach

Fulong Sand Sculpture Festival

Art

June

Taipei City

Beitou Delicacies Festival

Food/Entertainment/Culture

June – July

Taipei City

Jazz Promenade- Taipei International Jazz Season

Music/Entertainment

July

Fulong Beach

 

Ho-Hai-Yan Gongliao Rock Festival

Music/Entertainment

July

Guanyinshan National Scenic Area

Ocean Music Festival on the North Coast

Music/Entertainment

July – August

Yingge

Yingge International Ceramics Festival

Art

August

Taipei City

Taiwan Culinary Exhibition

Food/Entertainment/Culture

November

Taipei City

Golden Horse Film Festival

Entertainment

 

Thailand Events & Festivals

Dates

Location

Event

Category

July-December

Bangkok

Thai Masked Dance

Entertainment/Dance/Culture/Art

August

Hua Hin

Hua Hin Jazz Festival

Music/Entertainment

August

Patong Beach

Quicksilver Thailand International Surf

Sport/ Entertainment/Music

October

Around Sakon Nakhon Province

Sakon Nakhon Wax Castle Festival

Culture

October

Phuket Beach

Vegetarian Festival

Culture/Food

October

Nong Khai

End of Buddhist Lent Festival & Naga Fireball Phenomenon

Culture

November

Phuket

Phuket Travel Fair

Culture/ Entertainment/Food

November

 

Loy Kratong

Culture

November

 

Surin Elephant Roundup

Culture/Nature/ Entertainment

November

Phimai

Phimai Festival

Culture/Dance/Food

November

Chiang Mai

Chiang Mai Yi Peng Festival

Culture/ Entertainment

November

Tak

Tak's Loi Krathong Sai Festival

Culture/ Entertainment

November

River Kwai Bridge

River Kwai Bridge Week

Culture

December

Around Thailand

HM King's Birthday

Culture

December

Ayutthaya

Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya World Heritage Fair

Culture/ Entertainment

December

Patong Beach

Phuket Carnival

Culture/ Entertainment/ Food/Sport

December

Phuket Beach

Phuket Electronic Music & Dance Festival

Music/Entertainment

December

Around Thailand

New Year Countdown

Music/ Entertainment/ Culture/Food/ Wine/Beer/Whiskey

March-July

Dan Sai

Pee Ta Khon

Entertainment/ Culture

April

Mae Hong Son

Poi Sang Long

Culture

April

Around Thailand

Songkran

Culture

May

Phya Thaen Park

Bun Bang Fai Rocket Festival

Culture

June-August

Around Thailand

Amazing Thailand Grand Sale

Shopping/Food

August

Bangkok

HM Queen's Birthday

Culture/Music

August

Ubon Ratchathani Province

Ubon Ratchathani Candle Festival & International Candle Carving Competition

Culture/ Entertainment/Art

 

Tibet Events & Festivals

Dates

Location

Event

Category

February

Around Tibet

Losar (New Year)

Culture/Entertainment/Food

February

Lhasa

Monlam Chenmo (Prayer Festival)

Culture

March

Around the world (restricted in China)

Tibetan Uprising Day

Culture

March

Lhasa

Butter Lamp Festival

Culture/Art/Entertainment

May-June

Around Tibet

Saka Dawa Festival

Culture

June-July

Around Tibet

Horse Racing Fair and Archery Festivals

Culture/Sport/Entertainment

August

Around Tibet

Ongkor Festival

Culture/Sport/Entertainment/Music

September

Lhasa

Shoton Festival

Culture/Entertainment

 

Vietnam Events & Festivals

Dates

Location

Event

Category

January

Quang Dam

Whale Festival

Culture

January

Thai Duong Ha

Cau Ngu Festival

Culture/Sport/Entertainment

February

Around Vietnam

Tet (New Year)

Culture/Entertainment/Food

February

Lim Town

Lim Festival

Culture/Music/Entertainment

February

Ho Chi Minh City

Tet Nguyen Tieu (Lantern Festival

Culture/Entertainment/Music/Art/Food

April-May

Hue City

Hue Traditional Craft Festival

Culture/Art/Entertainment/Shopping

Apri

Around Vietnam

Tet Han Thuc (Cold Food Festival)

Food/Culture

April

Da Nang

Danang International Fireworks Competition

Sport

May

Hanoi/Ho Chi Minh City/Da Nang

European Film Festival

Entertainment

June

Da Nang

Da Nang Beach Festival

Culture/Sport/Music/Entertainment

July

Hanoi

CAMA Music Festival

Music

September

Around Vietnam

National Day Vietnam

Culture

September

Hanoi

Tet Trung Thu (Mid-Autumn Festival)

Culture/Art/Entertainment

September

Haiphong City

Do Son Buffalo Fighting Festival

Culture/Sport

October

Soc Trang Province

Ooc-Om-Bok Festival

Culture

October

Ninh Thuan Province/Binh Thuan Province

Kate Festival

Cuture/Music/Entertainment

October

Hanoi

Keo Pagoda Festival

Culture/Music/Sport

November

An Giang Province

Ghe Ngo Festival

Culture/Sport/Entertainment

November

Ho Chi Minh City

Vietnam International Fashion Fair

Culture/Shopping

 

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