Three Amazing Thailand events not to miss in 2020!

Muay Thai blessing

Over the next few months there are several exciting events celebrating Amazing Thailand culture, from Sydney to Ayutthaya – make sure you add them to your calendar.

1. 16th World Wai Kru Muay Thai Ceremony

  • When: 16-17 March 2020
  • Where: Ayutthaya, Thailand

Similar to religious pilgrimages, Muay Thai practitioners participate in the annual World Wai Kru Muay Thai Ceremony at least once in their lifetime. The event gathers Muay Thai practitioners from around the world who express their gratitude to master teachers and trainers in the time-honoured ritual known as the Wai Kru ceremony, while celebrating the aged-old martial art of Muay Thai.

The Ceremony helps educate people about the traditions of Muay Thai and its place in the kingdom’s culture. It also helps people understand the importance of showing respect to Muay Thai masters. Visitors have also learned more about the history of Muay Thai and some of the personalities behind the sport.

There are also booths offering Yantra tattooing by famous tattoo masters, and stalls serving Thai food, as well as booths offering instruction in Yantra writing, Aranyik sword making, Thai martial art performances, and traditional Thai massage.

Muay Thai traditional tattoo

2. PTT Thailand Grand Prix 2020 MotoGP

  • When: 20 – 22 March 2020
  • Where: Buriram, Thailand

The Thailand Grand Prix 2020 will be the third MotoGP™ staging in Thailand suggesting riders will now be well equipped and acclimatised with the Chang International Circuit! In an already hot environment, the two-wheel speed machines will turn up the heat even further with exhilarating displays of motorcycle riding, particularly from MotoGP™ favourites Marc Marquez, Valentino Rossi, Andrea Dovizioso, Alex Rins and Australian Jack Miller.

Accommodation and Event Admission Packages start at AU $1,528 and can be purchased through Sportsnet.

Thailand MotoGP 2020

3. Sydney Royal Easter Show 2020

  • When: 3 -14 Apr 2020
  • Daily 9.30am – 8.30pm
  • Where: Sydney, Australia. Walk through from Woolworth Fresh Food Dome or enter from Riverina Avenue

Visit the Amazing Thailand Stand at Home & Life Style Pavilion at this year’s Sydney Royal Easter Show. There will be a range of fun activities to take part in, games to play, gifts and prizes to be won. Pre-purchase your Easter Show tickets here.

Sydney Royal Easter Show 2020

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