Jan Bangkok events: Chinese New Year & jazz

23 Dec 2011

January events in Bangkok include;

River City Auction – River City Mall, Bangkok (07/01, starts 11:00);
Aqua Caliente - Latin night at Imperial Queens Park Hotel (07/01, 20:00-02:00);
Make Noise, Not War! - Musical jam session at Nospace Gallery (15/01, starts 21:00);
Chinese New Year – Festival in Chinatown, Bangkok (23/01, all day);
Jokobo - live jazz concert at Mahidol University (28/01, 23:30-late);

January 07: River City Auction
Where: River City Mall, Trok Rongnamkhaeng, Bangkok,
When: starts 11:00
This monthly auction, held at the River City Shopping Complex Auction House, is a fantastic place to source genuine antiques or traditional Thai handicrafts. Lots can be viewed for five days beforehand between 11:00 and 17:00.

January 07: Aqua Caliente
Where: Imperial Queens Park Hotel, 199, Sukhumvit Soi 22
When: 20:00 - 02:00
The Imperial Queens Park Hotel Bangkok and Sabai Latin are proudly presented you to the grand opening of Aqua Caliente at the Imperial Queen’s Park Hotel. There will be two Latino dance floors around a relaxing pool for all the Salsa lovers! Free entry and beginner Salsa class plus courtesy welcome drinks. Beer Chang at 100 bath all night long.

January 15: Make Noise, Not War!
Where: Nospace Gallery, Bangkok
When: 21:00 - midnight
Make Noise, Not War! Takes place on the first Saturday of each month and dedicated to solo artists, bands and jam sessions which create free unusual performances for Bangkok's young artist community at the Nospace Gallery.

January 23: Chinese New Year
Where: Chinatown, Yaowarat Road.
When: all day
Chinese New Year is a huge celebration in the Thai capital as Bangkok boasts probably the world’s largest Chinatown district. Expect lions, dragons, red lanterns, deliciously fragrant food and a feast for all the senses from dawn until well into the night.

January 28: Jokobo
Where: Mahidol University, 25/25 Phutthamonthon Sai 4 Road
When: 23:30 until late
Jokobo and his Double Quartet will perform in Thailand International Jazz Conference (TIJC2012) as Rangsit University Jazz Student Ensemble.

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