Hong Kong – Sansiri Public Company Limited, Thailand’s Leading Full-Service Real Estate Developer emphasizes its international leadership to Hong Kong and other countries, by joining hands with BTS Group (a leading provider of passenger services in Thailand); King Power Duty Free (Thailand’s first and biggest duty free operator) in association with Lan Kwai Fong Association, Royal Thai Consulate-General in Hong Kong, Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) to present the FIRST-EVER “Thai Festival By Sansiri at Lan Kwai Fong”from 2nd–3rd December 2017. The first international public lifestyle event in Hong Kong led by Sansiri to celebrate this winter in a two-day extravaganza under the concept of ultimate festive Thai spirit & premium lifestyle, offering the hippest Thai shopping, tasting, cultural experience and luxury residential living in the Thong Lo-Ekamai district at Lan Kwai Fong.
Guaranteed by the overwhelming success of Sansiri’s 5 years in a row most popular annual lifestyle event in Thailand, “Winter Market Fest” followed by Sansiri’s first international public lifestyle festival in Singapore last September, “The Finest Thai”, with over 125,000 attendees within 3 days. Sansiri is ready to bring this iconic festive event to Hong Kong for very first time. Held at the grounds of Lan Kwai Fong street from 1pm to late night of the night with over 50 booths of dazzling showcase and fun activities. Be greeted by the 4-metre-tall giants of fortune, the largest never-before-seen balloon statues of giants in Hong Kong and colorful Thai traditional kites sky decoration.
Mr. Cobby Leathers, Head of International Business, Sansiri Public Company Limited. said “Hong Kong is our largest overseas market, Sansiri is a leader with highest market share over the five year footprint. We continue to deliver utmost lifestyle experience to customers aside from the properties through this first-ever international public lifestyle event in Hong Kong. In addition to luxurious real estate developments, we also believe that residents should be able to enjoy a holistic and vibrant living experience that matches their cosmopolitan needs. Sansiriis proud to expand our brand foot print by harnessing our expertise in the lifestyle sector with events such as Thai Festival by Sansiri at Lan Kwai Fong to strengthen our presence in key foreign markets like Hong Kong”.
Recently, Sansiri aims beyond real estate development by investing US $80 million in six leading global technology and lifestyle businesses in a bold move to expand its holdings and create a collaborative, multi-disciplinary portfolio.
Aiyawatt Srivaddhanaprabha, ChiefExecutive Officer of King Power International Company Limited said, “We are delighted to take part in organizing this edition of this event. It is an honour to have an opportunity to showcase some of Thailand’s distinctiveness representing our arts and cultural heritage to the international public. At the event, King Power will display a large number of exhibits inspired by Thai folk wisdom, we will bring along unique gift items with a touch of Thainess for sale to visitors as well. On this occasion, we would like to re-introduce King Power Rangnam. Our newly renovated flagship store. If you want to experience Thailand like a local, King Power Rangnam should be on your itinerary. In other words, the new King Power Rangnam has now become a destination in and of itself. We understand the needs of travellers because WE ARE TRAVELLERS TOO”.
“Thailand will always have a special place in my heart –I love the exceptional culture and the scenic views in Thailand. I am look forward to the partnership with Sansiri in Thai Festival!” Dr. Allan Zeman, CEO of Lan Kwai Fong Assiciation.
“The Royal Thai Consulate-General in Hong Kong is proud to support this excellent event with Sansiri to promote tourism in Thailand, while fostering a closer relationship between our two countries. Sansiri is the first real estate sector entity that we are co-hosting partnership. We hope that this fun-filled event showcasing the premium Thai lifestyle will help raise awareness among Hong Kongers about the exciting and wonderful experience that await visitors in Thailand” said Mr. Asi Mamanee, Consul-General of Royal Thai Consulate-General in Hong Kong.
BANGKOK’S MOST VIBRANT LOCALE: THONG LO -EKAMAI
Show casing an experiential space presented by Sansirito highlight “Bangkok’s Most Vibrant Locale –Thong Lo and Ekamai”, wherevisitors get a glimpse of the around-the-clock lifestyle experience of the luxurious and hip ambiance of Thong Lo and Ekamai. As a prime residential location, within minutes from the best food and shops in Bangkok, the display will acquaint visitors on the neighborhoods’ long-running recognition for attracting hipsters and it’s array of chic coffees hops, restaurants, bars, and clubs.
TASTE OF THAI: FIRST-EVER POP-UP FLOATING MARKET
Experience a pop-up Thai floating market, Savor Thailand’s favourite floating market menus such as Green Chicken Curry, Thai Massaman Chicken Curry, Chicken Satay, Thai style pomelo salad with prawns, Thai Papaya Salad (Somtum) and Mango Sticky Rice. Sample delectable Thai cuisine from Mini Bangkok that serves up coconut drink, classic Thai milk tea; Thaya that serves signature chicken satay and So Coco iconic for their coconut puddings.
SHOPPING THAILAND’S MUST-HAVE ITEMS CONCEPT STORE ‘CHOK-DEE’
Shop Thailand’s most sought-after souvenirs in one awesome concept store “CHOK-DEE” (Luckiness) such as hand-painted ceramic plates by Thailand’s leading illustrator Jeep-Kongdechakuls to the world-renown Thai tea Cha Tra Mueor even Hill Tribe Silver Earrings, it’s a unique gift-shop for Thai lovers.
In addition, King Power Duty Free has just launched ‘MOMENT’, a new brand of Thai souvenirs designed to showcase Thai culture, arts and crafts. At King Power, there is also a fun photo booth, where visitors get a free photo printed out with its majestic fountain as a backdrop. HARNN, Thailand’s pioneering and leading natural spa, body care and skin care brand, will also set up a first pop-up store.
Be in awe of the stunning Thai cultural performances line-up such as Lao Kra Top Mai, the traditional bamboo dance and Northeast Thai folk dancing (Serng) and Thai Kick Boxing (Muay Thai).
What’s more, guests can participate in the beer drinking competition presented by Singha and experience the fun photo booth. “Thai Festival By Sansiri at Lan Kwai Fong” will sure be a delightful weekend for friends and families, as well as shoppers and expats of discerning tastes looking to go deeper into Thailand’s culinary, design and lifestyle inroads.