Loy Krathong is one of the most important festivals of the year in Thailand. It will be celebrated in 2019 on 11 November with the release of small rafts unto the surface of bodies of water and lanterns. In some places, lanterns with candles inside are released into the air.
Today is Chakri Memorial Day, which commemorates the establishment of the Chakri Dynasty and the founding of Bangkok by King Rama I on 6 April 1782. It is one of the most important holidays of the year in Thailand