Phuket is set to shine brighter than ever this June with the grand event, “Discover Phuket Pride 2024 @Old Town.” This event, dedicated to celebrating Pride Month, will transform the historic streets of Phuket’s Old Town (Talat Yai) into a lively and inclusive space for the LGBTQ+ community. Mark your calendars for June 29th, 5 p.m. to midnight, and prepare for an evening filled with joy, music, and community spirit.

Capture the Moment: Check-In Locations and Photo Ops

Throughout the event, attendees are encouraged to explore Phuket Old Town and capture their experiences at designated check-in spots. By sharing your photos on social media with the hashtag #IDiscoverPhuketPRIDE, you could win exciting prizes, including the coveted “CRYBABY” and other souvenirs. Here are the six unique check-in locations:


  1. Rainbow Bear: Situated in front of the former police station building, this cheerful bear is a prime photo spot.
  2. Nong Ya Ya: Located at the Suriyadet roundabout (near the fresh food market), offering a colorful and iconic backdrop.
  3. Rainbow Gift Boxes: Found at the Surin Circle (clock tower roundabout), perfect for festive selfies.
  4. PHUKET Sign: Opposite the Charter Bank, featuring a rainbow heart shape, ideal for capturing the spirit of Pride.
  5. Phuket Rainbow Zebra Crossing: At the Charter Bank intersection, this vibrant crossing is a fun photo opportunity.
  6. Pride Wall at Dragon Yard: An interactive graffiti wall where you can express your creativity and pride.


Event Overview

Grand Parade: A Spectacle of Pride

The festivities will begin at 5 p.m. with a grand parade, a vibrant display of unity and pride. Participants will march through the picturesque streets of Old Town, showcasing a stunning oversized rainbow flag and floats from various local businesses and organizations. This parade is not just a celebration but a powerful statement of solidarity and acceptance.

Live Concert: Stars Under the Stars

Following the parade, the excitement continues with a star-studded concert at 8 p.m. Headlining the event are some of Thailand’s most beloved performers, including “The Star” winner Gam the Star, Mum Laconics, and Ben Chalatit. Additionally, popular TV personalities from Thai TV Channel 7, led by Mick Thongraya, will grace the stage. This concert promises to be a night of unforgettable performances under the stars.

Educational Workshops: Empowering the Community

In addition to the entertainment, “Discover Phuket Pride 2024” will feature educational workshops focusing on self-well-being and health. These sessions aim to empower the LGBTQ+ community with knowledge and resources to lead healthier lives. Topics will include mental health, sexual health, and preventative measures.

How to Get Involved

Participate in the “Discover Phuket Pride 2024 @Old Town” events from June 1st to June 30th, 2024. Capture moments at the check-in locations, post your photos on social media with the hashtags #IDiscoverPhuketPRIDE, and stand a chance to win fantastic prizes. The winners will be announced by July 5th, 2024.


Stay Connected

Stay updated with the latest news and information about “Discover Phuket Pride 2024 @Old Town” by following their official Facebook page here.

“Discover Phuket Pride 2024 @Old Town” is more than an event; it’s a celebration of love, diversity, and unity. From the dynamic parade and star-studded concert to the educational workshops and unique photo opportunities, this event offers something for everyone. Join us in Phuket Old Town on June 29th and be a part of this incredible celebration. Let’s make this Pride Month unforgettable!

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