Shopping - Jim Thompson Sale 2015
Just in time for some Christmas shopping and gift ideas, Jim Thompson is holding an annual sale this weekend at Bitec Bangna. Jim Thompson Fabrics has evolved into a maker of a complete breadth of premium textiles for interior decoration, created by some of today’s most influential designers. As the world’s largest producer of hand-woven fabrics, Jim Thompson is especially known for its legendary Thai silks.
Free Entry - Opens 9am
Bitec Trade and Exhibition Centre - BTS Bangna
Music Festival - Stone Free Music Festival
The nature-themed music festival that invites campers to an open-air show of a huge list of underground local artists hosts it’s 4th annual festival this weekend. The location is relocated to Saraburi just outside of Bangkok this year. There will be booze and food. Guests are invited to bring tents, umbrellas, camping gear, or nothing at all! So pack up after work and hit the road if you want to get out of town.
From 1000 baht - Friday-Sunday
Khao Wong - Saraburi (Out of town)
Cinema - Star Wars Warm Up Weekend
Star Wars! The films that created film fans are making headlines as the release of the franchise’s next episode (#7) is under a week away on December 16! The franchise was recently purchased by Disney, so there are mixed expectations leading up to the date. To get you warmed up, Cinema Warehouse is hosting a weekend marathon to get you up to speed before the big release. Ep. 1&2 on Friday, 3&4 on Saturday, and 5&6 on Sunday.
100 baht - Opens 7:30pm
Cinema Warehouse - 61 Samsen Rd (not far from Khaosan)
Friday, 4 December
Nighlife - T.G.I.F. Thank Goodness It’s Friday
Whisgars features one of the city’s largest single malt and cigar collections. T.G.I.F. is a night with lots of rhythm and soul, DJ Maxxx brings a dose of old school disco and funk to get your hips swinging and your feet stomping. So get on over to Silom and show off your moves.
Free Entry - Opens 9:00pm
Whisgars Silom - Silom Road (connected to Holiday Inn)
Nighlife - Rock-a-Shack in Bangkok: Reggae Vinyl Special
Enjoy a Jamaican music night with Ska Rocksteady Reggae Roots Dub Calypso. Featuring selectors Dj Pirates Choice ( Rock A Shacka / Drum&Bass Records, Osaka) and Dj Ash (Rock A Shacka). The event is supported by Maft Sai - ZudRangMa Records, The Dude of Stratosphear and Dj Dragon - Dubway.
350 baht (or 400 with a mix CD) - Opens 8:00pm
Studio Lam - Sukhumvit Soi 51
Nighlife / Dining - Santa Pub Party
Friday night, Sway is hosting a Santa Pub Party. Last year started off at Sway ended up roaming around Thong Lor spreading Christmas cheer. Help to continue growing the tradition! Guests are encouraged to get a Mr. or Mrs. Claus outfit. There will be festive beer pong, Santa beer pricing, wings, and of course great tunes..
Free Entry - Opens 8:00pm
Sway - Arena 10, Thonglor Soi 10 (Sukhumvit 55)
Saturday, 5 December
Check out a pool party this Saturday! Here are 3 recommendations:
1) Urban Pool Party - Hosted by Sofitel So and Ciroc Vodka, 1pm, 500 baht
2) B?CK to the Future Amwet Pool Party - Hosted by Ambar at 4 Points by Sheraton, 2pm, 250 for men, free for women
3) Splash Out Pool Party - Hosted by G Spot entertainment and DoubleTree by Hilton, 2pm, 300 baht
BBQ - Kitchen 23 Weekend BBQ Launch
The new Kitchen 23 is officially launching a BBQ season at Craft on Sukhumvit Soi 23. Expect delicious smoked meats, grilled german sausages and much more. Go with friends, enjoy outdoor seating and BBQ mood, and of course, the craft beer selection that made them famous!.
Free Entry - Opens 4:00pm
Craft - Sukhumvit Soi 23
Nightlife - Alexkid (Fuse/Desolat/Rekids/Ovum, FR)
This weekend Glow welcomes Berlin-based DJ/producer Alexkid supported by Boris Rubin. The highly acclaimed, multi-talented artist will perform his Thailand debut DJ set at Glow. His reputation at prestigious clubs all around the world are sure to make for an exciting night of music at one of Bangkok's best underground venues.
Entry 350 baht - Opens 10:00pm
Glow - Sukhumvit Soi 23
Shopping / Dining - Bangkok Farmer’s Market
From Saturday morning, seekers/supporters of local products will be flocking to Gateway Ekkamai for organic produce, artisan breads, natural home & body care, natural clothing, handmade jewelry, arts & crafts, workshops, kids activities, live music & much more. Buy local!
Free Entry - Opens 10:00am
Gateway Ekkamai - BTS Ekkamai
Activities - Recursive Christmas Tree
Enjoy a Christmas themed workshop providing cross-disciplinary culture of computational design, from algorithm theory and impact of the digital fabrication era.
6,500 baht - Opens 10:00am
FabCafe Bangkok - Ari Samphan Soi 1
Sunday, 6 December
Concert - Concert in the Park
Come and experience the Bangkok Symphony Orchestra (BSO) “Concert in the Park” in the beautiful setting, relaxing atmosphere of Sala Bhirom Bhakdi, Lumpini Park. Perfect for a Sunday with families and friends.
Free entry- Opens 6:00pm
Sala Bhirom Bhakdi, Lumpini Park
Activities - Bangkok's Original Karma Yoga Class - Pay By Donation - Explore The Inner You with Mika
Come join for a Yoga class that will focus on exploring your inner state and being. How do you feel in your body and mind? Any tensions? Unbalance? From this perspective, you will learn to work through centering mind and body in different ways with asanas, pranayama, meditation and mantras. Come and explore the world of your being and become more aware of how it works.
Free entry - Opens 10:00am
Yogatique Bangkok - Yogatique Bangkok Soi Sukhumvit 23
Activities - Soundset Sundays
Biggest Sunday Pool Party series is back! Prepare yourself for a musical journey with open style best hits only from Hip-Hop, R&B, Trap, Twerk, Dancehall!
Entry 300 baht- Opens 2:00pm
Flow House Bangkok - Flow House Bangkok A-Square, Sukhumvit Soi 26