Chiang Mai, 6 January, 2020 – The 37th annual Bo Sang Umbrella and San Kamphaeng Handicraft Festival is scheduled to take place from 17-19 January, 2020, at Bo Sang village, Tonpao sub-district, San Kamphaeng district, Chiang Mai. 

The event is held to celebrate and recognise the community that creates Thailand’s most famous umbrellas handmade from Sa, or mulberry bark. 

Programme:

Day 1: Friday, 17 January, 2020

09.00 Hrs. onwards: 

  • Decoration of the storefronts and alleys.
  • Bo Sang umbrella exhibition. 
  • Demonstrations of basketry and weaving.
  • Indonesian traditional umbrella making.
  • Lanna traditional community market.

10:00 Hrs.: Cultural parade of umbrellas.

13.00 Hrs.: Parade of ladies riding bicycles and holding umbrellas.

37th bo sang umbrella and san kamphaeng handicraft festival 2020 1 - 37th Bo Sang Umbrella and San Kamphaeng Handicraft Festival 2020Parade of ladies riding bicycles and holding umbrellas.

15.00 Hrs.:

  • Cultural performances on stage.
  • Bo Sang Night Bazaar market.

18.00 Hrs. onwards:

  • Opening ceremony for the ‘Tonpao Tourism Festival’.
  • 37th Bo Sang Umbrella and San Kamphaeng Crafts Festival.
  • 16th Amazing Lanna Sa Paper Festival.
  • 9th Lanna Lamps Festival.
  • Parade of cars decorated with umbrellas, Sa paper and Lanna lamps.
Day 2: Saturday, 18 January, 2020

05.00 Hrs.:  Bo Sang Umbrella Run 2020. 

09:00 Hrs. onwards:

  • Decoration of the storefronts and alleys.
  • Bo Sang umbrella exhibition. 
  • Demonstrations of making umbrella products and woodcarving.
  • Demonstrations of basketry and weaving.
  • Indonesian traditional umbrella making.
  • Lanna traditional community market.
37th bo sang umbrella and san kamphaeng handicraft festival 2020 2 - 37th Bo Sang Umbrella and San Kamphaeng Handicraft Festival 2020Demonstrations of making umbrella products and woodcarving.

10:00 Hrs.: Cultural parade of umbrellas.

14.00 Hrs.: Parade of ladies riding bicycles and holding umbrellas.

15.00 Hrs:

  • Walking street. 
  • Street of Art. 
  • Bo Sang Night Bazaar market. 

17.00 Hrs.: onwards:

  • Sabatchai drum show.
  • Cultural performances of Indonesia.
Day 3: Sunday, 19 January, 2020

09:00 Hrs. onwards:

  • Decoration of the storefronts and alleys.
  • Bo Sang umbrella exhibition. 
  • Demonstrations of making umbrella products and woodcarving.
  • Demonstrations of basketry and weaving.
  • Indonesian traditional umbrella making.
  • Lanna traditional community market.

10:00 Hrs.: Cultural parade of umbrellas.

13.00 Hrs.: Parade of ladies riding bicycle and holding umbrellas.

15.00 Hrs.:

  • Walking street.
  • Street of Art.
  • Cultural performances.
  • Bo Sang Night Bazaar market.
37th bo sang umbrella and san kamphaeng handicraft festival 2020 3 - 37th Bo Sang Umbrella and San Kamphaeng Handicraft Festival 2020Bo Sang Night Bazaar market.

18.00 Hrs.: 

  • Bo Sang umbrella beauty contest.
  • Cultural performances of Indonesia.

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