What's on in Phuket

Exhibition •

@ Royal Phuket City Hotel   12 - 15 July 2017
Architect & Engineering Exhibition 2017. An exhibition of construction tools and materials and architectural design and d

Racing •

@ Phuket Yacht Club   13 - 16 July 2017
Multihull Solutions Regatta 2017. The Regatta is open to all multihulls (catamarans and trimarans) with a length overall of greater than 6 meters that are acceptable to the Race Committee. Registration is on the evening of Thursday the 13th with racing on Friday through Sunday. Awards ceremony and party on Sunday www.phuketyachtclub.com

Racing •

@ Cape Panwa Hotel   19 - 23 July 2017
Cape Panwa Hotel Phuket Raceweek. held 19-23 July, this is the first event in the annual Asian Yachting Grand Prix and comprises 4 days of yacht racing off Phuket’s south coast, with dinner parties most nights. Expect 35-40 boats from all over Asia and approximately 400 international participants.The legendary regatta parties ensure nobody leaves Phuket... READ MORE

Cultural event •

@ Kathu Village   Date to be announced
Kathu Street Culture Festival is a rather new event compared to other well-known festivals on the island but it's getting popular and draws a bigger and bigger crowd each year. Spectators will enjoy checking out the street stalls, stage shows, live music, exhibitions and Thai traditional children's games.

Marathon •

@ Sapan Hin, Phuket City   6 August 2017
Bangkok Airways Phuket Marathon. Starting from Saphan Hin, runners will enjoy an early morning jog towards Cape Panwa and the sunrise. This route is designed for participants to get to see different things apart from the beach in Phuket. info@teelakow.com www.teelakow.com

Culinary •

@ Banyan Tree Phuket   3 - 8 August 2017
2 Star Michelin Chef at Banyan Tree Phuket. Experience the Michelin-starred cooking mastery of "Brutally Seductive" and "Dishes of the Gods" cooking from German born Chef Sstefan of EeCCOo Restaurant. Sseats are limited. Eemail fb-phuket@banyantree.com or call +66 76 372 400 ext. 5463.

Cultural event •

@ Bang New Shrine, Phuket City   Date to be announced
Por Tor (Hungry Ghost) Festival 2017. The 'Hungry Ghost' festival is an important merit-making event for ethnic Chinese. Food, flowers and candles are offered to ancestors' altars to 'feed the ghosts' that are said to have been released from hell for the month. Relatives pay their respects with gifts of food, with turtle cakes being the... READ MORE

Running •

@ Thanyapura   3 September 2017
King of the Mountain Phuket Trail Run 2017. One of Thanyapura's most popular races. Beginner and experienced trail runners can compete over three distances: the 4km fun run, the 8km and the 15km, along steep hilly terrain amid beautiful waterfalls of Khao Phra Thaeo National Park. www.thanyapura.com

Cultural event •

@ Phuket Town   20 - 28 October 2017
The Phuket Vegetarian Festival is a colourful event held over a 9-day period in October, celebrating the Chinese community's belief that abstinence from meat and various stimulants during the 9th lunar month of the Chinese calendar will help them obtain good health and peace of mind. Over the years the festival has grown and developed into... READ MORE

Festival •

@ All locations   3 November 2017
Loy Krathong It's a peaceful and significant festival of lights. Participants release pre-prepared candlelit floating vessels that they have filled with symbolic emblems. event marks the evening of the full moon of the 12th month in the traditional lunar calendar.

Triathlon •

@ Laguna Phuket   19 November 2017
The Laguna Phuket Triathlon is Asia's premier destination triathlon featuring a 1.8km swim, 55km bike and 12km run through spectacular tropical scenery. Over the past 20 years this race has attracted thousands of athletes from all age-groups, as well as triathlon legends Mark Aallen, Greg Welch, Craig Alexander, Paula Newby-Fraser, Michelle Jones, Chris... READ MORE

Regatta •

@ Kata Beach Resort   3 - 9 December 2017
The Phuket King's Cup Regatta is Asia's biggest regatta. Inaugurated in 1987 to celebrate the 60th birthday of the late King Rama IX of Thailand, the event has been held every year during the first week of December. www.kingscup.com
Times & dates of events are subject to change. Please contact the organiser for up-to-date information.