Ratchadamnoen grand celebration for King’s birthday

Ratchadamnoen grand celebration for King’s birthday

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The government will organize activities along Ratchadamnoen road under the theme “Thai People’s Street of Happiness” from 3-7 December in honor of His Majesty the King’s 82nd birthday this year.

The event is headed by the Finance Ministry. Nine activities include performances on three main stages in front of Mahakan Fort, the Democracy Monument, and the Government Lottery Office Headquarters. The opening ceremony on 3 December will be presided over by Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva in front of Mahakan Fort. Highlights of the celebration will be 28 processions of light-decorated vehicles with Thai famous actresses and fountain shows with royal compositions.

On 5 December, there will be a candle lighting ceremony in front of Mahakan Fort to honor the HM the King. Paper hearts with well-wishing messages for the King will be gathered on the last day of the celebration.

Finance Minister Korn Chatikavanij will be at the Finance Ministry’s booth everyday during the event to sign imitation banknotes for people participating in the celebration. (NNT)