Annual Hope Fair offers a special edition this year
"The Giant Hope Fair, Christmas 2022" is a special edition of the favourite "Hope Fair" that promises to bring a variety of special holiday gifts, at the Ballroom, 7th floor of Avani Sukhumvit Hotel (BTS On Nut exit 3), on Thursday Dec 1 from 11am to 8pm.
This is a good opportunity for those planning to look for something special for their loved ones, and also themselves, ahead of the festive season.
In a pop-up market setting, more than 130 artisans, entrepreneurs and designers will showcase their tasty food, wellness products, unique fashion labels and accessories, cosmetics, bespoke decorations, hand-crafted children's toys, arts and crafts, as well as healthy gourmet delicacies.
At 2pm, there will be a fireside with expert guest speakers for entrepreneurs and artisans in collaboration with The Women Entrepreneurs' Brand on how to access B2B opportunities.
Meet Santa Claus between 3.30 and 4.30pm and get a free picture by Rhizome Studio professional photographers' team. At 7pm, children from the Mercy Centre will serenade visitors with Christmas carols.
All vendors will donate a portion of their participation fee to the Mercy Centre, a non-profit organisation that assists underprivileged children and families in Klong Toey.
Visitors can contribute by bringing any unused or gently-used items such as clothes, shoes and household wares and drop them off at the Mercy Centre booth at the fair.
From noon to 10pm, shoppers can enjoy a 20% discount on a la carte (food only) at Greenhouse restaurant, also located on the 7th floor of the hotel.
There is no admission fee. Visit thehopefair.com.