Planning for the 2018 festivals? This 2018, Chiang Mai (Thailand) will be celebrating Loy Krathong & Yee Peng Lantern Festivals from 20 to 23 November 2018.

Read 6 Places to See The 2018 Loy Krathong & Yee Peng Lantern Festivals in Chiang Mai.
Read The Official Schedule for 2018 Chiang Mai Loy Krathong & Yee Peng Festivals.

Chiang Mai, the ancient capital of the former Lanna Kingdom, will be celebrating Loy Krathong and Yee Peng festivals from the 2nd – 4th November 2017. This is the time you will see twinkling lights wandering downriver, hanging from trees, buildings, and temples, and soaring high into the sky.

Read here about the history and celebration of Loy Krathong and Yee Peng (Lantern Festivals) in Chiang Mai.

Read here about Where to See Chiang Mai Yee Peng Mass Sky Lantern Release Event.

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has announced the schedule of events for this year Chiang Mai’s Loy Krathong and Yee Peng Festivals.

Yee Peng Festival Lantern Release

Schedules of 2017 Loy Krathong & Yee Peng Festivals in Chiang Mai

November 2, at 6.00pm:
Opening activities of lighting candle trays, with traditional Lanna dance at the Three Kings Monument.

November 2, at 7.00pm:
The opening ceremony of 2017 Chiang Mai Yee Peng Festival at Lanna Folklife Museum.

November 2, from 7.00pm to 11.00pm:
Lighting candle trays around city moat at all city fortresses.

Yee Peng Festival Traditional Lanna Dance
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November 2-3, from 7.00pm to 9.00pm:
Lanna Folk Dance performance around old city moat.

November 2-3, from 7.00pm to 11.00pm:
Mister and Miss Yee Peng contest, at Lanna Folklife Museum.

November 2-3, from 10.00am to 11.00pm:
Respective ritual ceremony to Phra Sirimangkalajarn, at Chiang Mai Buddhist Place.

November 2-5, from 7.00pm to 11.00pm:
Lighting candle trays to worship the Lord Buddha, at The Three Kings Monument.

Yee Peng Festival Monk Blessing

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Loy Krathong & Yee Peng Festivals 2017

The 2017 Loy Krathong and Yee Peng Lantern Festivals will be celebrated from the 2nd – 4th of November, in Chiang Mai, Thailand. This is the time where you will see lights floating on the waters, lights hanging from buildings, and lights floating in the sky.

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November 3, from 8.00am to 10.30am:
Worshipping ritual to House Spirits, White Pagoda and Ping River, at Chiang Mai Municipality Office, Sri Khong Pier.

November 3, from 6.00am to 8.00pm:
The Great Sermon hosted at eight temples including Wat Suan Dok, Wat Chiang Yuen, Wat Chai Sri Poom, Wat Bupparam, Wat Chai Mongkol, Wat Nuntaram, Wat Rampueng and Wat Jed Yod.

November 3, from 7.00pm to 10.00pm:
Floating of Lanna tiny candlelight (Krathong Sai) at Mae Ping riverbank.

Loy Krathong & Yee Peng Festival Lights

November 4, at 7.30pm and 9.30pm:
Fireworks display in Honor of H.M. The King, at Mae Ping riverbank in front of Chiang Mai Municipality Office.

November 4, from 7.00pm to 11.00pm:
Grand Krathong procession contest, at Tha Phae Gate – Chiang Mai Municipality Office.

November 2-4, from 6.00pm to 12.00midnight:
Musical stage performance for anti-alcoholic drinks campaign, at The First Church Of Chiang Mai (Nawarat Bridge).

Loy Krathong & Yee Peng Parade

Tourists are allowed to release fire lanterns between 7.00pm and 1.00am, on November 3rd and 4th, at Nawarat Bridge.

Loy Krathong & Yee Peng Lights

Loy Krathong & Yee Peng Festivals 2017

The 2017 Loy Krathong and Yee Peng Lantern Festivals will be celebrated from the 2nd – 4th of November, in Chiang Mai, Thailand. This is the time where you will see lights floating on the waters, lights hanging from buildings, and lights floating in the sky.

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