Top events in Thailand

July
30

Commemorates Buddha's first sermon and the beginning of Buddhist Lent. It also traditionally marks the beginning of the monsoon season.

August
01

Thousands of visitors from all over the world travel to Hua Hin and Cha-Am to enjoy local and international artists performing in this sunny...

August
12

The birthday of Queen Sirikit, the present Queen, is celebrated throughout Thailand but nowhere more so than in the capital, and particularly...

Thailand Public Holidays

Below are Public Holidays for the January 2014-December 2015 period.

Public holiday note

Buddhist festivals are declared according to local astronomical observations and it is not possible to forecast the date of their occurrence exactly.

2014

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2014
February
14
Makha Bucha Day
Start date:
14 February 2014
April
06
Chakri Day
Start date:
6 April 2014
April
13
Songkran (Thai New Year)
Start date:
13 April 2014
End date:
15 April 2014
May
01
Labour Day
Start date:
1 May 2014
May
05
Coronation Day
Start date:
5 May 2014
May
06
Visakha Bucha Day
Start date:
6 May 2014
July
01
Mid Year Bank Holiday
Start date:
1 July 2014

Observed only by banks.

July
11
Asarnha Bucha Day
Start date:
11 July 2014
August
12
HM The Queen's Birthday
Start date:
12 August 2014
October
25
Chulalongkorn Day
Start date:
25 October 2014
November
28
HM The King's Birthday
Start date:
28 November 2014
December
10
Constitution Day
Start date:
10 December 2014
December
31
New Year's Eve
Start date:
31 December 2014

2015

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2015
March
02
Makha Bucha Day
Start date:
2 March 2015
April
06
Chakri Day
Start date:
6 April 2015
April
13
Songkran (Thai New Year)
Start date:
13 April 2015
End date:
15 April 2015
May
01
Labour Day
Start date:
1 May 2015
May
05
Coronation Day
Start date:
5 May 2015
July
01
Mid Year Bank Holiday
Start date:
1 July 2015

Observed only by banks.

July
30
Asarnha Bucha Day
Start date:
30 July 2015
July
30
Visakha Bucha Day
Start date:
30 July 2015
August
12
HM The Queen's Birthday
Start date:
12 August 2015
October
23
Chulalongkorn Day
Start date:
23 October 2015
December
05
HM The King's Birthday
Start date:
5 December 2015
December
10
Constitution Day
Start date:
10 December 2015
December
31
New Year's Eve
Start date:
31 December 2015
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