At 7:30 PM, on November 24th, 2023, Mr. Poramese “Beer” Ngampiches, the Mayor of Pattaya City, and other agencies officially opened the Pattaya International Fireworks Festival 2023 at Central Pattaya Beach, Bang Lamung, Chonburi.
The Pattaya International Fireworks Festival 2023 held the best firework displays from five countries such as China, Malaysia, Singapore, Philippines, and Serbia. Famous bands across Thailand such as F-Hero and Paper Planes also participated in night concerts to entertain both Thai and international tourists.
A massive number of tourists, reportedly 300,000 tourists, went to Pattaya Beach crowded with people for more than three kilometers as early as noon to occupy the best view of the spectacular fireworks display at night.
Furthermore, Pattaya City closed the road along the Pattaya beach to facilitate tourists on street food and beverage stalls of more than 600 booths. The sea was also occupied by more than a hundred speed boats and tour boats which people rented to watch the fireworks display at a close distance.
The Pattaya International Fireworks Festival 2023 is one of the biggest events in Pattaya City as it stimulates the economy at local levels, estimated at 500 million baht, and further enhances tourism in Thailand as it attracts both Thai and international tourists around the world.
The festival will be held one more night on November 25th starting at 7:30 PM.