TAT to hold Miracle of Thai Food Festival 2012 in Chiang Mai


CHIANG MAI, 10 June 2012 – The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) will hold the Miracle of Thai Food Festival 2012 from June 15 to 17 in Chiang Mai province. 

Mrs. Suchada Borsub, executive director of the tourism investment department of the TAT, and Mr. Chalermsak Suranant, director of the TAT Chiang Mai Office, held a press conference at the Ratchamakkha Hotel in Chiang Mai regarding the food festival, which is set to run for three days at the Chiang Mai Hall, Central Plaza Chiang Mai Airport.

This is the second time the event has been held, after its success at the Central World department store in Bangkok. The festival will present the unique and interesting characteristics of Thai food, in a move meant to help stimulate tourism in the kingdom. This is in accordance with the government policy to encourage tourism throughout the country under the theme: Miracle Year of Amazing Thailand 2012.

The festival will showcase food from all four regions to be displayed in six separate zones: Miracle of North, Amazing South, Isan Exotic, Heart of Central, taste innovations, and Royal Project products.