Pattaya to Ring in the Year of the Dragon with Numerous Thrilling Events in January

Pattaya —

As the calendar flips to January 2024, Pattaya welcomes the Lunar New Year of the Dragon with a vibrant calendar of events promising excitement for all. From traditional ceremonies to action-packed water sports competitions, there’s something for everyone to enjoy throughout this month.

1. Market: Walk & Eat Festival 2023

For those seeking a taste of local charm, head to the 15th edition of the Naklua Market Walk & Eat Festival currently taking place until January 14th. The event is held every Saturday and Sunday on January 6th-7th and 13th-14th. Stroll through the vibrant Old Naklua Market, stretching from Pho Naklua to Naklua Bridge, and indulge in an array of delectable street food and handcrafted souvenirs. For more on this event click or tap here.

2. Pattaya Watersport Festival 2024

Get your adrenaline pumping at the local Pattaya Watersport Festival 2024 competition held on January 5th-7th. Cheer on skilled competitors as they navigate the waves of Jomtien Beach at the Jomtien Beach Water Sport Center.

3. National Children’s Day

On January 13th, families can gather at Pattaya City Hall for National Children’s Day celebrations. Expect a fun-filled day of activities, games, and entertainment designed to bring joy to the youngsters.

4. SUP Pattaya Championships 2024

Later in the month, January 27th-28th sees the return of the Pattaya Watersport Championships, with the SUP Pattaya Championships 2024 taking center stage. Witness the grace and skill of stand-up paddleboarders as they glide across the waters of Jomtien Beach.

5. Pattaya Fishing Games 2024

For those with a competitive spirit, the Pattaya Fishing Games on January 29th-30th offer a chance to test their angling skills. Cast your line in the hopes of reeling in the biggest catch and claiming the coveted title at the prestigious fishing games on Jomtien Beach at the month-end.

To stay updated on further event details and timings, follow the PRPATTAYA Facebook page or dial the 24/7 Pattaya Contact Center at 1337. With its diverse and exciting line-up of events, Pattaya promises a January to remember in the Year of the Dragon. So, pack your bags, embrace the festive spirit, and get ready to experience the magic of Pattaya!


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Aim Tanakorn
The local news translator at The Pattaya News. Aim is a twenty-four year old who currently lives in Bangkok. Interested in English translation, story-telling, and entrepreneurship, he believes that hard-working is an indispensable component of every success in this world.