Songkran Festival, Perth 2012

Date posted: 13 April 2012

Photograph of ladies competing to be Miss Songkran

15th April 2012, 10am to 2 pm @ Dhammaloka Buddhist Temple 18–20 Nanson Way, Nollamara

Immerse yourself in Thai culture at the Songkran Festival and Miss Songkran Beauty Pageant. Enjoy the Thai food fair along with traditional dancing, music, a raffle and spot prizes.

Children's activities and a DJ mean that there's something to interest everyone in the family while you all enjoy the Thai community atmosphere.

The program is as follows:

  • 10:00 Buddhist Ceremony (Chanting and blessing)
  • 10:30 Opening Ceremony (Thai National Anthem and Australian National Anthem)
    Welcome speech by the President of TAAWA and Response by Guest of Honour
  • 10:50 Water Blessing Ceremony (RodNamDamHua - รดน้ำดำหัว)
  • 11:05 RabamChernPraKwan (ระบำเชิญพระขวัญ)
  • 11:10 Guest Singer (K.Mala Khamdy)
  • 11:15 Miss Songkran Round 1 (นางงามสงกรานต์รอบแรก)
  • 11:40 Nu Noi Songkran Parade and Presentation (หนูน้อยสงกรานต์)
  • 11:50 Morlam (K.Somrak) (หมอลำ)
  • 11:55 Miss Songkran Round 2 and Ram-­wong with Miss Songkran
  • 12:05 Lunch and Music Break/Dance
  • 12:40 Muay Thai Demonstration from Phon's Thai Martial Arts Northbridge
  • 12:55 Mrs Songkran Parade and Presentation
  • 13:05 Music and Dance
  • 13:15 Miss Songkran Round 3
  • 13:30 Miss Popularity Contest and the announcement
  • 13:55 Raffle Draw and Announcement of Miss Songkran 2012


For more information contact: 9367 9698 or 0401 071 864

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