Events in Udon Thani
Fabulous Festivals (April)
Festivals play a significant part of Thai life, and you'll find plenty going on throughout the year. Visiting in April? The Songkhran Festival is one of the largest of its kind. Held annually to celebrate Thai New Year, the festival is said to bring good luck across the region. As water fights play a key part of this festivity, you'll want to dress for the occasion.
Thung Sri Muang (December)
This days-long festival runs from December 1st every year and can last up to two weeks. One of the most important celebrations in the Thai festival calendar, this city knows how to celebrate it in style. Commencing with a parade through the city on the first day of the festival, the event also brings in massive markets, live entertainment and fairground rides.
Isan Mini Motor Show
A must-see spectacle for car fans, this mini motor short is held at Central Plaza and gives visitors a glimpse of newly released models, motorbikes and vintage cars from manufacturers like Chevrolet, Buick and Ford.