Thai temple fair near Ekkamai BTS


Temple fairs and carnivals have always been a well-loved meeting spot where friends or couples can spend time together. And even with trendy new cafes and tons of shopping malls to hangout at nowadays, temple fairs are still popular among Thais. 

If you are in Bangkok now, it’s time to be entertained like a true local at this temple fair and carnival at Wat Tart Tong from now until 24th October 2020, which is just a few steps away from Ekkamai BTS


Enjoy cheap street food and carnival games 


The Wat Tart Tong fair is packed with various street food vendors selling delicious snacks and desserts, along with carnival rides and games to win prizes.

The food here comes in impressive portions and at a friendly price. What you shouldn’t miss is the grilled quail and also the little fried quail eggs – a popular street snack among locals. 

Street fair near Ekkamai BTS

Images adapted from: SALE HERE and เพนกวิ้นรีวิว GuinHungry 

Other must-try Thai favourites are Kanom Bueng or Thai crispy crepe and Kanom Pong Neng which is a skewer of a deep-fried flour stuffed with sausages. 

Street fair near Ekkamai BTS

Kanom Bueng and Kanom Pong Neng
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There are many rides and games like a merry-go-round, Ferris wheel, balloon darts, rifle range, bingo, nostalgic fishing games, and more.

Street fair near Ekkamai BTS

Images adapted from: @ffiatfiatts and SALE HERE

Affordable fashion items, plants, and mobile gadgets are on sale too. 

Street fair near Ekkamai BTS

Images adapted from: SALE HERE


From now until 24th October 2020


The event will be held from now until 24th October 2020 at Wat Tart Tong. The location is very accessible, taking just a 5-minute walk from Ekkamai BTS. 

But don’t worry if you’re going to miss the chance this time due to travel restraints. Temple fairs in Thailand are usually held annually at many temples, so stay tuned for more fairs that pop around the city. 

For anyone who is in Bangkok now, shift the mood from an air-conditioned shopping mall to enjoy the outdoors and vibrant local culture here. Invite your friends and enjoy some time together!

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Featured image adapted from: @nw_won, @ffiatfiatts, and SALE HERE

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Date:
16 - 24 Oct 2020
Time:
5:00 pm - 12:00 pm
Things to note:

Nearest Train Station: Ekkamai BTS