‘Rock on the Beach Music Festival’ at Tacola Yacht Marina in Krabi this weekend

Moving to Krabi from June 24-26, 2022, the event will run from 3:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. at the Tacola Yacht Marina while concerts on the beach will be performed by well-known artists, including ETC., TWOPEE and Ben Chalatit, with a special highlight of a dazzling drone display and choreographed drones in various letters and shapes .

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is pleased to invite everyone to the “Rock on the Beach Music Festival” taking place this month in two of the most beautiful destinations in Southern Thailand – Phuket from 17 to June 19 and Krabi from June 24-26.

Ms. Thapanee Kiatphaiboon, Deputy Governor of TAT for National Marketing, said, “The Rock on the Beach Music Festival is an activity under the Thailand Festival Experience project and with the concept of Thailand soft-power foundations 6F, 4M – namely Food, Movie, Fashion, Festival, Combat, Friendship, Music, Museum, Master and Meta. And, in line with “Visit Thailand Year 2022-2023: Amazing New Chapters”, the event aims to increase the number of quality tourists to Thailand and create a different experience for Thai and foreign tourists.”

Conceptualized as the “Andaman Ultimate Happiness Festival,” the event will take place in Phuket from June 17-19, 2022, from 3:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. at the Dolphin Park in Patong Beach. There will be seaside concerts from well-known artists, such as Vi Violet, Ink Waranthon and The Parkinson band, as well as a special flyboard show and a variety of kite displays.

Moving to Krabi from June 24-26, 2022, the event will run from 3:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. at Tacola Marina. Beachside concerts will be performed by well-known artists including ETC., TWOPEE and Ben Chalatit, along with a special highlight of a dazzling display of drones and drone choreography in various letters and shapes.

Both venues will also feature local dance performances, such as “Baba Nyonya” or Peranakan dance, and Tari Kipasdance, a contemporary puppet show and contemporary Nora dance, as well as DIY activities such as local memorabilia painting. batik. Local foods and products from community businesses in Phuket and Krabi will be on sale, and festival-goers will have the chance to taste famous dishes from both destinations.

TAT is also cooperating with tour operators in Phuket and Krabi, including travel agencies, hotels and restaurants to offer 3,000 coupons, worth 200 baht each, for tourists to use at the event. to get discounts on food and local products at the event.

“Promising to be an exciting festival occasion with plenty of live music by various artists and delicious food to be enjoyed in a beautiful beach setting, some 2,500 Thai and overseas tourists are expected to attend the Rock on the Beach Music Festival each day. , totaling at least 15,000 tourists over the entire event. This will help guide Thailand’s tourism strategy of creating valuable experiences in the spirit of sustainable tourism and sustainable distribution of income in the local community and the country’s overall economy,” Ms. Thapanee added.

The Rock on Beach Music Festival will be held under the public health and sanitation measures of the Amazing Thailand Safety and Health Administration (SHA) as a COVID-free event. Festival-goers are asked to respect public health guidelines at all times.

For more information, contact the TAT office in Phuket on tel. : +66 (0) 7621 1036, Krabi TAT office at tel. : +66 (0) 7562 2163 or 1672 Travel Buddy.

Gerald R. Schneider