Deputy Mayor Ronakit Ekasingh together with the committees of Tourism Authority of Pattaya, Pattaya Deputy Chief and all those concerned promptly attended the meeting to select for the official companies that would serve as organizer for the Loy Krathong Festival.
Deputy Mayor Ronakit said that the Loy Krathong Festival 2006 would be held around the Bali Hai Piere, South Pattaya on 5th September. Activities would include light, sound, color performances, as well as, dazzling shows.
Loy Krathong Festival is an original tradition of Thailand, since the past to present the Festival would include Miss Noppamas Beauty pageant, for this year the winning prize would be more than 100,000 Baht. There will be food stalls from 4 regions total of 40 booths, performance by Grammy Artist. The highlight of this year event would be the creation of the huge spectacular stage in the shape of float (krathong) with 360 angles.
The objective of this festival is to conserve the Loy Krathong tradition, which has been originated by our ancestors since the past right up to present. It is also aim to attract both the Thai and Foreign visitors in joining the floating of krathong. It is also to create an image and conservation of the culture and tradition of Thailand to maintain the high standard level of tourism in Pattaya.
VC Sport Production and To Go Co., Ltd. both submitted their proposal in a very different style altogether. The committees had a hard time in deciding as to which of the companies should win the bid and would be the official organizer for the upcoming event.
The committees could not make a conclusion yet at this moment and they would have to consider on the best and most appropriate proposal. Taking into consideration the style and budget. The committees will hold another meeting for final decision in choosing the right company.