The grand lighting installation features exquisite Christmas trees set to take over the entire riverfront promenade. The Christmas trees radiates Thainess as they took the inspiration from the majestic architecture of the Temple of the Dawn or Wat Arun, the historic royal temple of the Thonburi era. The highlight falls on the 22-meter tall tree decorated in traditional Thai patterns that lights up ICONSIAM’s River Park, portraying “Glory of ICONSIAM” spirit. The grand festive celebration is a testament of ICONSIAM as a world-class landmark and the one and only ultimate destination that truly encompasses the best of Thailand and the world in one place, endorsing the historic Chao Phraya River as a true global destination.
Bangkok Illumination 2019 celebrates the festive season with dazzling Thai-inspired lighting decorations along the riverside together with ICONIC Multimedia Water Features, Southeast Asian’s longest light and sound plus multimedia water extravaganza that spans 400 meters of ICONSIAM’s River Park promenade.
Mr.Supoj Chaiwatsirikul, Managing Director of ICONSIAM Co., Ltd. said “ICONSIAM and Kasikorn Bank co-host Bangkok Illumination 2019, a grand celebration of the Chao Phraya riverside. The event highlights the country’s contemporary and traditional art scene where local and international visitors can experience Thainess through art and cultures. The magnificent lighting installation also underlines Bangkok as one of the world’s ‘best destinations’ that initiates ‘world’s first’ and ‘Thailand’s first’ happenings.
At River Park, the astounding sight of Thai-inspired Christmas trees, among them the outstanding 22-meter tree, illuminated in gold, silver and pink gold lights up the Chao Phraya river and spreading happiness to visitors in this festive season.
Vice Minister of Tourism and Sports Napintorn Srisunpang will preside over the opening and joined by celebrities such as Wongravee ‘Sky’ Nateetorn, Natprapa Choonhavan, Kanokros Kittikachorn, Saranpak Penjati, Sarinya Mahadumrongkul, ML Avita Yukol, Haruethai Jayant Na Ayudhaya and Jarospan Svasti Na Ayudhaya.
Celebrate Christmas and New Year with the longest span of Thai-inspired Christmas tree and exciting water show, from 19 November 2019 – 5 January 2020 at ICONSIAM, Charoen Nakhon Road. For more information, please call 1388 or visit www.iconsiam.com.