Vegetarian Festival in Thailand
Vegetarian Festival in Thailand is held on October 14. Date for 2023. 1st–9th days, 9th Chinese lunar month. This event in the second decade of the month October is annual. Help us
In Thailand, this festival is called thetsakan kin che (Thai: เทศกาลกินเจ), the Vegetarian Festival. It is celebrated throughout the entire country, but the festivities are at their height in Phuket, where over the half of the population is Peranakans. It attracts crowds of spectators because of many of the unusual religious rituals that are performed.