Sports

Elephant Boat Race & River Festival 2020

The spirit and energy of boat racing returns to Bangkok with the announcement of the second annual Elephant Boat Race and River Festival, taking place on the banks of the mighty Chao Phraya River next to Anantara Riverside Bangkok Resort. From 28th February to 1st March 2020, guests including sports enthusiasts, families and socialites, will flock from far and wide to enjoy the fun filled three-day charitable event, and soak up the adrenaline filled atmosphere.

A unique event in the center of Bangkok, teams from around the world will paddle it out alongside last year’s winners, the Royal Thai Navy Seals. Teams will paddle specially designed boats decorated with artistic elephant themed sculptures with tails inspired by traditional Thai fish motifs. Each race takes place across 200m with 4 teams per heat, the first to cross the finish line wins and progresses closer to winning the Elephant Boat Race. Spectators will delight in a weekend of thrilling competitive action on the river as well as an extensive variety of family friendly, high quality entertainment on land at the River Festival.


How to get there:

  • Next to the Anantara Riverside Bangkok
  • BTS: Krung Thonburi – 5 minute taxi ride to the event
  • BOAT: Free Anantara Shuttle boat from Taksin Pier – Free tuktuk shuttle to the event
  • CAR: Free parking available at the event


Terms & Conditions:
  • Free for children up to 15 years old.
  • The ticket prices are subject to a 7% VAT.
  • The ticket fee of THB 15 per ticket will be applied.
  • The ticket purchases are not refundable or redeemable for cash.
River, Race, Boat, Elephant

Tickets

General Admission

4 ticket types.
General Admission - FRIDAY

- Ticket for 1 Guest on Friday
- Gross proceeds go to the Golden Triangle Asian Elephant Foundation
- Food Festival
- Boat Races
- Access to Concerts
Free for children under 15 years old

฿200.00
Buy 3 Get 4 - SATURDAY

- Buy 3 Get 4
- Tickets for 4 Guests on Saturday
- Food Festival
- Boat Races
- Access to Concerts
Free for children under 15 years old

฿600.00
Package includes 4 tickets
General Admission - SATURDAY

- Ticket for 1 Guest on Saturday
- Gross proceeds go to the Golden Triangle Asian Elephant Foundation
- Food Festival
- Boat Races
- Access to Concerts
Free for children under 15 years old

฿200.00
General Admission - SUNDAY

- Ticket for 1 Guest on Sunday
- Gross proceeds go to the Golden Triangle Asian Elephant Foundation
- Food Festival
- Boat Races
Free for children under 15 years old

฿200.00

VIP Tickets

6 ticket types.
Pack of 4 Early Bird VIP - FRIDAY

- VIP Tickets for 4 Guests on Friday
- Exclusive VIP Tents access
- Free flow drinks at VIP tents (Beer/Wine/Spirit/Coffee/Tea/Soft-drinks)
- Prime view of boat races
- Access to concerts included

฿10,000.00
Package includes 4 tickets
Available until 01 Feb 2020 23:59
Pack of 4 Early Bird VIP - SATURDAY

- VIP Tickets for 4 Guests on Saturday
- Exclusive VIP Tents access
- Free flow drinks at VIP tents (Beer/Wine/Spirit/Coffee/Tea/Soft-drinks)
- Prime view of boat races
- Access to concerts included

฿10,000.00
Package includes 4 tickets
Available until 01 Feb 2020 23:59
Pack of 4 Early Bird VIP - SUNDAY

- VIP Tickets for 4 Guests on Sunday
- Exclusive VIP Tents access
- Free flow drinks at VIP tents (Beer/Wine/Spirit/Coffee/Tea/Soft-drinks)
- Prime view of boat races

฿10,000.00
Package includes 4 tickets
Available until 01 Feb 2020 23:59
VIP - FRIDAY

- VIP Ticket for 1 Guest on Friday
- Exclusive VIP Tents access
- Free flow drinks at VIP tents (Beer/Wine/Spirit/Coffee/Tea/Soft-drinks)
- Prime view of boat races
- Access to concerts included

฿3,000.00
VIP - SATURDAY

- VIP Ticket for 1 Guest on Saturday
- Exclusive VIP Tents access
- Free flow drinks at VIP tents (Beer/Wine/Spirit/Coffee/Tea/Soft-drinks)
- Prime view of boat races
- Access to concerts included

฿3,000.00
VIP - SUNDAY

- VIP Ticket for 1 Guest on Sunday
- Exclusive VIP Tents access
- Free flow drinks at VIP tents (Beer/Wine/Spirit/Coffee/Tea/Soft-drinks)
- Prime view of boat races

฿3,000.00

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