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Boun Lai Heua Fai 2018

Date September 11, 2018
This is a festival to ask the nagas (water spirits) to bring good luck. Each village makes and decorates a…

Rocket Festival in Nan district

Date January 22, 2018
What do you do when it’s hot, dry and you want it to rain? Shoot rockets into the clouds ……
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Khmu New Year 2018

Date December 2, 2017
Khmu New Year celebrations will take place in a village close to Luang Prabang town to be held on December…

Luang Prabang Film Festival 2017

Date December 1, 2017
It’s time to enjoy the incredible movies from Southeast Asia. During the festival there are more than 30 films to…

Festival Calender in 12months


April
Lao New Year

Splashing water onto other people and bring them luck in the coming year

May
Boun Bang Fai (Rocket Festival)

A rain-making and fertility festival

May
Boun Visakha Bousa

Celebrating the birth,death of Buddha

July
Boun Khao Phansa

It’s the beginning of “Buddhist Lent"

August
Boat Racing Festival

Two boats race fon the Nam Khan river

September
Boun Khao Salak

Giving wax flower candles to the monks

October
Boun Ork Phansa/Festival of Light Boats

The festival involves launching candle-lit offerings on the river at night

December
Khmu/Hmong New Year

Ethnic minority celebrate the new year

December
Countdown Party on 31th

Solar Year Countdown Party

January
Boun Pha Vet

The story of Prince Vestsantara is recited

January
Boun Khoun Khao

A celebration of the rice harvest

February
Boun Makha Bousa

Commemorating a speech given by Buddha