Weekend Suggestions for Aug 14 – 16

Weekends are fleeting moments. So some planning is good if staying indoors is not for you this weekend. Some events and restaurant offers that have caught our attention:

Rise early for a chance to catch the sunrise from the heart of the city. Head to Mahanakhon Skywalk from 5am for a one-day only highlight. Flex your photography skills or have a moment of reflection. Better yet, do both. Ticket: mahanakhon-sunrise Inclusive of breakfast boxes and more For the afternoon,

get a massage and soak in the oasis of calm at Oasis Spa. Their current promotion sees a 488 Baht voucher buy yielding 1000 Baht in value. Get them when you can and self reward over the weekend. facebook: Oasisspapage

Have an evening with classical music and the Royal Bangkok Symphony Orchestra. A special Mother’s Day concert at Thailand Cultural Centre. Tickets available on ThaiTicketMajor.

For purveyors of art shows, Andy Warhol Pop Art is now showing in Rivercity Bangkok. A first for Thailand, this is a groundbreaking initiative. Head over this weekend and embrace the defining American art icon of the century. More details: facebook: RiverCityBangkok

If street dance, live music and releasing your inner shaman is more your lane, Canvas at W District <BTS Phra Khanong Exit 3> is the place to be. The launch party kicks off at 5pm. Greek food supplied by the Rallis Brothers will be the main food feature. They have a gyros eating challenge on site too. Watch out for the really friendly and hospitable duo Canvas: The Launch | with House Jam & Friends

Free entrance. Details here: facebook.com: Canvas: The Launch | with House Jam & Friends

For city dwellers who prefer the one stop wonder of malls, note the amazing Thai textile and Thai silk display that is on in Iconsiam and Siam Discovery. Stop by to learn something new and potentially purchase some for your next tailor-made evening wear. Read more here: www.iconsiam.com/en/shopping/get-to-know-iconcraft-in-5-minutes

And what’s a weekend without trying some new food? Red Sky in Centara Grand has launched a new menu dedicated to lobsters. Available for lunch and dinner. “La Vie en Rouge” – life is red and a meal here comes with panoramic vistas. Indian food enthusiasts should also check out Jhol. Indian coastal cuisine at the highest level. Every dish is playful and unites the melodious notes as you taste unique dishes from coastal cities in India. Try their biryani and they have a 20% offer ongoing facebook: JHOLbkk