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What's on in Phuket

Exhibition •

@ Peranakannitat Museum   Until - 30 September 2018
Phuket Nagara Exhibition. Phuket Nagara Exhibition is a timeline of how Phuket has changed revealing a history of progressing from the jungle to tin mining to urbanization to tourism. Tin mining is used as the main theme. Visitors will be better informed of the history of the city, the mining era, prosperity and... READ MORE

Sport •

@ Ice Arena Phuket, Boat Lagoon   30 August - 2 September 2018
Phuket Ice Hockey Tournament. This four-day ice hockey tournament sees three divisions playing: U10 (4 on 4), U13 (4 on 4) and Open (3 on 3). For more information call +66 89 695 9966 or email bangkokflyicehockey@gmail.com.

Sport •

@ Khao Phra Thaeo National Park   1 September 2018
Thanyapura Mountain Bike Classic Race. Experience the jungle on Thanyapura's King of the Mountain Bike Classic and race through Khao Phra Thaeo National Park on distances of either 9km, 18km or 27km from 7am to 12pm. This event is held in conjunction with the King of the Mountain Trail Run. +66 76 336000. info@thanyapura.com

Trail Run •

@ Thanyapura   2 September 2018
King of the Mountain Phuket Trail Run. is popular amongst both locals and visitors to the island, taking runners along hilly terrain and past waterfalls within the Khao Phra National Park. Choose from 3 distances (4km, 8km trail and 15km trail). +66 76 336 000 info@thanyapura.com

Sport •

@ Saphan Hin   9 September 2018
Run2Gether Phuket. The 2nd Run2Gether Phuket aims to get disabled and able-bodied runners competing to promoted the importance of exercise. Distances to be run are 5km and 10km. The event is organized by the Phuket Disabled People's Association and the Phuket Municipality. Admission is free for the disabled and 390 baht for... READ MORE

Mini Marathon •

@ Khao Khad   16 September 2018
Run for Kids — The Walk and Run Charity 4th ACCOR HOTELS “Heartbreak Hill Mini-Marathon 2018. The hills around Khao Khad and Ao Yon on Cape Panwa will provide the scenic setting for thie fourth running of this charity event that seeks to to support and improve the education and well-being of underprivileged children and well as maintaing a healthy lifestyle. Held on Sunday September 16,... READ MORE

Ultimate fitness competition •

@ Unit-27   18 - 19 September 2018
The Ultimate Trooper 2018 is going to be an epic competition. Register NOW to avoid dissappointment due to limited spaces! Pre-registration is 1,200 baht, with the price going up to 1,600 baht on 18 July. Check in for all athletes will be at 7.30-8am both days. Athlete briefing at 8.10am. Do not be late,... READ MORE

Sport •

@ Thanyapura    22 September 2018
Thanyapura Relay Triathlon. The Relay Triathlon is a team event for up to four members. Members must finish the same distance - 300m for swimming, 8km for cycling and 2km for running. The event is not restricted by chip nor age, but is all about timing. Participants must be eight years of age and... READ MORE

Sport •

@ King Rama 9 Park   22 September 2018
Run Free Bangkok 2018. It's FREE! Run Free allows every runner to participate at no cost with the option to purchase add-ons. The event adopts a no-frills concept allowing a participant to free their run. The event will feature two race categories: 5km and 10km and will be held from 7am to 12pm.

Marathon •

@ Bangwad Dam   23 September 2018
Marriott Run to Give 2018 This charity run takes place around the scenic area at Bangwad Dam with three courses: a 21km Half Run, a 10.5km Mini Marathon and a Fun Run of 3.5km. The event will take place on Sunday September 23 and will run from 5 to 9am.

Sport •

@ Surin Beach   22 - 23 September 2018
2nd Surin Beach Surfing Contest The Surin Beach Surfing Contest is a two-day event organised by the Suri Surfer Club. September sees the second running of the event. Call +66 94 593 2107 and see www.facebook.com/surinsurferclub for more information.

Forum •

@ JW Marriott Phuket Resort & Spa   24 September 2018
Phuket Hotels for Islands Sustaining Tourism Forum is the first of its kind, an innovative event rallying the hotel industry to discuss environmental sustainability and community benefit. 500 attendees are estimated, with affiliate events and meetings in tandem and a small exhibit hall. The format is a mix of short expert panels and quick topical talks, covering... READ MORE

Festival •

@ Phuket   9 - 17 October 2018
Phuket Vegetarian Festival. The Phuket Vegetarian Festival is held during the 9th Chinese lunar month for nine days. Buddhists of Chinese descent eat only vegetarian food, wear white clothing and follow rules intended to purify bodies and minds. A unique manner of purification followed by certain devotees is one of self mutilation by... READ MORE

Sport •

@ Phuket Gateway, Talat Yai, Phang Nga   21 October 2018
14th Turtle Fun Run Half Marathon 2018 The 'Run Across the Sea' in support of turtles will comprise several divisions and entry fees: Half Marathon of 21km for 650 baht (entry is limited to 1,000 runners); Mini Marathon of 10.2 km for 500 baht (1,500 runners); Fun Run of 5.2km for 400 baht (1,500 runners); and Family... READ MORE

Festival •

@ Jungceylon, Patong   1 - 5 November 2018
Phuket Harmony World Puppet Festival The Phuket Harmony World Puppet Festival will unite puppets and puppeteers from around the world in a festival that will be a combination of puppets, sand and sea. The event sill see outdoor stages and street shows set against Sino-Portuguese architecture and beaches. The festival will be a delightful time... READ MORE

Sport •

@ Saphan Hin   9 - 11 November 2018
Phukethon 2018. The inaugural Phukethon 2018 will be a major international marathon festival welcoming runners from around the world in the name of sports tourism. Running distances are of 42.195km, 21.1km and 10km with courses certified by major athletics bodies. There will also be the Runtainment program that will include the Jelly... READ MORE

Sport •

@ Laguna Phuket, Bangtao   17 November 2018
LPT Charity Fun Run 2018. The Laguna Charity Phuket Fun Run is back! Not only will it feature a 5km and 10km run, but there will also be a 2km Kids Run to offer an activity for everyone in the family. The Fun Run will be held the Saturday afternoon of the Laguna Phuket Triathlon from... READ MORE

Festival •

@ Phuket & Thailand   23 November 2018
Loy Krathong The annual Loy Krathong festival is celebrated in Phuket and throughout Thailand on the evening of the full moon of the 12th month in the Thai lunar calendar. Loy Krathong can be translated as 'to float a basket'. A krathong is made from a cross-section of a banana tree trunk... READ MORE

Sport •

@ Thanyapura Phuket   9 December 2018
Thanyapura Phuket Classic Cycling. This cycling race takes riders through the stunning scenery of northern Phuket - lush jungles, mountains, scenic roads and exotic coastlines. The largest cycling competition on the Island, there are two distances riders may choose from: 45km and 106km. Both distances are open to riders over 18 and the 45km is... READ MORE
Times & dates of events are subject to change. Please contact the organiser for up-to-date information.

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