Art festival to be held in Ratchaburi to promote tourism to the province


BANGKOK, 7 February 2013  The Tourism Authority of Thailand is organizing an art festival to attract more tourists to the city of Ratchaburi. 

Ratchaburi is about to hold an art festival under the theme “In Love with Art @ Ratchaburi”. The event will feature three genres of art: visual art, performing art, and music. The visual art will be presented through a street art exhibition under the theme “We are the City”. The performing art will be in the form of a “dance theater”. Music will be presented in the form of concerts held under candlelight in a valley. It will feature diva singer Rose Sirintip and such bands as Soul After Six and Better Weather.

The art festival is taking place on February 23rd and 24th in three locations. The street art exhibition will be held in the central district of Ratchaburi. The stage performance will be at Suan Silp Baan Din, in Photaram District. The concerts, meanwhile, will be held in The Scenery Resort and Farm, Suan Phueng District.