Introduction: ICONSIAM, proudly standing as a premier landmark along the Chao Phraya River, cements its position as a global destination. It invites visitors to immerse themselves in splendour, joyfully bidding farewell to the old year and embracing the new through the enchanting 'ICONSIAM: The Glorious Splendour of Faith,' part of the 'Vijit Chao Phraya 2023' event. This collaborative effort, organised by the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) in partnership with public and private sectors, creates a breathtaking display of lights along the Chao Phraya River as a significant component of the 'Thailand Winter Festival,' unfolding throughout December 2023.
Supoj Chaiwatsirikul, Managing Director of ICONSIAM Company Limited, expresses that the year's end is a time for celebration and sharing happiness. ICONSIAM is delighted to contribute to the "Vijit Chao Phraya 2023" event, selected as one of the seven distinctive performance venues highlighting Bangkok's cultural diversity. This event embodies the vibrant waterfront way of life, becoming a landmark of Thailand, igniting festive joy during Christmas and New Year, and energising nearby waterfront businesses. Moreover, it aims to boost the tourism industry, showcasing Thailand, particularly along the Chao Phraya River, as a premier global tourist destination.
ICONSIAM will host a captivating light and sound show four times daily, from December 1 to 31, at 6:30 p.m., 8:00 p.m., 9:00 p.m., and 9:30 p.m. Another spectacle is the "ICONIC Multimedia Water Features" show, recognised as Southeast Asia's longest water dance show. This extraordinary presentation seamlessly blends light, sound, and multimedia elements, weaving together Thai culture and traditions to create a harmonious and culturally rich experience. The show's grandeur was affirmed by the Gold STEVIE Awards in 2019, within the Art, Entertainment & Public – Art Event category, at the 16th edition of the International Business Awards.
This show stands as a source of pride for ICONSIAM, showcasing a world-class attraction along the Chao Phraya River and promoting the value and elegance of the river while solidifying its status as an internationally acclaimed landmark.
'Vijit Chao Phraya 2023' stands out as a prominent event within the 'Thailand Winter Festival,' reflecting the Tourism Authority of Thailand's (TAT) dedication to making it one of the largest and most spectacular creative tourism phenomena to date. Carefully chosen performance venues offer a glimpse of the rich cultural diversity along the river's course, passing through temples and seven key waterfront neighbourhoods of Bangkok.
This year's edition is especially noteworthy as TAT has extended the show's duration to encompass the entire month of December 2023. The Chao Phraya River, illuminated at night, becomes a vibrant display of innovative lights, colours, and modern mixed media. The program incorporates cutting-edge techniques such as projection mapping and lighting, creatively integrating culture to provide a distinctly modern and visually stunning experience. Elements include light decorations, image projections on buildings, mesmerizing firework displays, and culturally rich performances. These elements will be located at significant points along the Chao Phraya River, spanning from Krung Thon Bridge to Rama 3 Bridge in Bangkok. The aim is to craft a novel and immersive experience for tourists and visitors alike, allowing them to witness the grandeur, splendour, and beauty of the Chao Phraya River's scenic banks.
Embark on a journey to experience the most enchanting, vibrant, and thrilling light show, 'ICONSIAM: The Glorious Splendour of Faith,' at River Park, ICONSIAM, as part of the 'Vijit Chao Phraya 2023' event throughout December 2023. Additionally, prepare to be mesmerised by the ICONIC Multimedia Water Features fountain show, designed to awe and bring joy to everyone during the year-end celebrations. For further details, contact 1338 or visit the Facebook page: ICONSIAM.