What's on in Phuket

Laguna Phuket Marathon 2017 •

@ Laguna Phuket  
Laguna Phuket Marathon 2017. On 3-4 June, thousands of runners from around the world will 'Run Paradise' in the latest edition of the Laguna Phuket International Marathon, Asia's most popular family-friendly destination marathon. Features: 42km marathon (18yrs +); 21km half-marathon (16yrs +); 10km run (13yrs +); 5km community walk (all welcome); 2km children's race... READ MORE

Cultural event •

@ Hongyok Mansion, Phuket City   16 - 17 June 2017
The 8th Baba Wedding 2017 ceremony in the 'Baba Peranakan' (Straits Chinese) tradition. The event is a celebration of Peranakan culture and sees couples dress in the style and manner of 19th century Chinese traders and well-to-do local Thai maidens and happens at two venues, the Thai Hua Museum on Thalang Road and the Hongyok... READ MORE

Running •

@ Kamala Sub District Administration Organisation   18 June 2017
Andaman Trail. The scenic route leads through the local village and winds 2.5km to the top of a hill then 3km downhill. This is one of the most atmospheric and striking running routes on an already stunning tropical island If you can't run, you walk... info@teelakow.com www.teelakow.com

Racing •

@ Cape Panwa Hotel   19 - 23 July 2017
Cape Panwa Hotel Phuket Raceweek. Four days of racing, five nights of parties. Held 19-23 July 2017, the first event in the annual Asian Yachting Grand Prix, comprises four days of yacht racing off Phuket's south coast during the windy southwest monsoon season. Phuket Raceweek sees 35-40 boats from all over Asia, and approximately 400... READ MORE

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

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
Times & dates of events are subject to change. Please contact the organiser for up-to-date information.