held around May and June is designed to promote and market fruits and seafood of
province. Colourful fruit-decorated floats compete for prizes. There are fruit contests
and agricultural exhibitions.
festival on the full moon night of the twelfth lunar month.
The floating of a Krathong , a banana–leaf cup, is intended to float away ill fortune
as well as to express apologies to Khongkha or Ganga, the River Goddess.
Some believe that the ritual is meant to worship the Buddha's
footprint on the bank of the Narmada River, while others say
that it is to pay respect to Phra Uppakhut, one of the Lord
Buddha's great disciples. In Rayong Loi Krathong is celebrated
at all the Beaches and in Rayong City there is long boat race
at the River.
Sunthorn Phu's Day
Annual celebration on June 26, of each year held in commemoration of Sunthorn Phu,
one of the greatest poet, at the Suthorn Phu memorial, Klaeng district. The exhibition
on the poets life and works
and other activities related to Sunthorn Phu literature will be shown on that day.
Bhum Buri Sri Rayong
Every year there is a big festival and parade "Bhum Buri Sri Rayong" celebration
the old tradition of Rayong.
All street's in China Town is closed to traffic, which pleases everyone.
Thot Pha Pa Klang Nam (Waterborne Robe Offering Ceremony - During the Loi Krathong
Festival of each year, or on the full moon night of November, people living near
the mouth of the Prasae River will prepare a monk's robe at the pier. After completing
the ceremony on the boat, a monk will come to get it. Normally, the robe-offering
ceremony is held at the temple. This special tradition has been celebrated for over