Bangkok’s Winter 2012 Beer Parks

Bangkok's Winter 2012 Beer Parks

Bangkok’s Winter 2012 Beer Parks

CentralWorld

By far the biggest beer park this winter will be found at CentralWorld Square (Ratchadamri Rd., 02-185-2361. BTS Chit Lom) which will see four stages filled with a long list of artists performing almost every day. The entertainment line-up is as follows:

Tiger Beer Park: Abuse the Youth, Hugo and Kill the Kid on Nov 28. Kor Nattaphon Srichomkwan feat. Nop Pronchamni and Tong-Jerry on Dec 12. Praw on Dec 19. Lipta on Dec 26. Scrubb on Dec 31.

Chang Export: Sqweez Animal on Nov 27. Armchair on Nov 29. Paradox on Dec 4. Micro on Dec 6. Nuvo on Dec 11. P.O.P on Dec 13. Sincharoen Brothers on Dec 18. Slot Machine on Dec 20. Jennifer Kim and Koh Mr. Saxman on Dec 24. Ben Chalatit on Dec 25. Dome Pakorn Lum on Dec 27. Aof Pongsak feat. New&Jew on Dec 31.

Sangsom Moveabar: Lipta on Nov 26. Slot Machine on Nov 28. Musketeers on Dec 3. Stamp on Dec 10. Big Ass on Dec 12. 25 Hours on Dec 17. Moderndog on Dec 19. Joey Boy on Dec 24. Yokee Playboy on Dec 25. Tattoo Color on Dec26. Da Endorphine on Dec 31.

Singha: Rock Mahoree on Nov 27. Geng, Jerry and Tong on Nov 30. Room 39 on Dec 4. Mild on Dec 11. Peacemaker on Dec 13. ETC on Dec 18. Jetset’er on Dec 19. Blackhead on Dec 25. 25 Hours on Dec 27. Burin on Dec 28. Da Endorphine on Dec 29. Moderndog on Dec 31.

The Esplanade

Heineken keeps things smaller at the space in front of The Esplanade (Ratchadapisek Rd. MRT Thailand Cultural Centre), with entertainment limited to Lipta on Dec 24 and Kor Nattapon Srichomkwan feat. Groove Rider on Dec 28.

Asiatique

New this year, the riverside community mall (2194 Charoenkrung Soi 76, Charoenkrung Rd., open daily 5pm-midnight. 02-108-4488. BTS Saphan Taksin) also joins in on the winter shenanigans with a beer park sponsored by Chang Export. The entertainment lineup includes Lipta on Nov 28, Lula on Dec 6, Rose Sirithip on Dec 12, Pop Calories Blah Blah on Dec 19, Jennifer Kim and Koh Mr. Saxman on Dec 25, New&Jew on Dec 26 and Tu Phobtorn on Dec 31.

Mega Bangna

Chang Export also takes over the beer park out the front of Mega Bangna (39 Moo 6, Bangna Trad Km.8, Bangna Trad Rd., 02-105-1000) with a lineup of artists including Micro on Nov 28, Sqweez Animal on Dec 12, Peter Corp Dyrendal on Dec 19, J-Jetrin on Dec 26 and Nuvo on Dec 31.

CDC

The beer park at the Crystal Design Center (1148/9 Praditmanootham Rd., 02-101-1209) will be situated in front of Est. 33 with a lineup of artists including 25 Hours and Blackhead on Dec 22, Lipta on Dec 23, and Mild, Crescendo and Tattoo Colour on Dec 31.

Coco walk Bangkok Bars and Pubs by the BTS

Coco walk Bangkok Bars and Pubs by the BTS

Coco walk Bangkok Bars and Pubs by the BTS

Coco walk Bangkok Bars and Pubs by the BTS at BTS Ratchathewi Phayathai Rd. (Opposite Asia Hotel). If you’re looking for somewhere with a baan baan atmosphere, then you could do worse than head to this ragtag assortment of chillout bars next to BTS Ratchathewi. Just pick a spot based on the music or the crowd, and relax with the jugs of cocktails or the beer towers. Flip-flops and shorts are fine as you kick back to the sounds of live bands covering Thai and international tunes.

Bangkok the capital of Thailand

Chao Phraya River Night, Bangkok

Chao Phraya River Night, Bangkok

Bangkok (Thai: Krung Thep) is the capital of Thailand and, with a population of over eleven million inhabitants, by far its largest city. Its high-rise buildings, heavy traffic congestion, intense heat and naughty nightlife do not immediately give you a warm welcome — but don’t let your first impression mislead you. It is one of Asia’s most cosmopolitan cities with magnificent temples and palaces, authentic canals, busy markets and a vibrant nightlife that has something for everyone.

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