Want to get out this weekend but not sure where to go? Whether it’s a jazz night, outdoor movie screenings, bluegrass jam session, or political art exhibit, we’ve got you covered.
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Thursday through Saturday, July 7 – July 9
Two outdoor venues will screen six movies Thursday and over the weekend. Check out the schedule.
7pm, July 7 – July 9. Free entry. Lan Khon Mueang Town Square (Phra Nakhon district) and True Digital Park (near BTS Punnawithi)
Thursday, July 7
We don’t quite know what to expect of “the one and only gangster bar” on Soi Sukhumvit 14, but this weekend is time to find out. Thursday is Abandoned Mansion’s grand opening, with jazz vocalist Khun Penny Pichpunny performing and a free glass of bubbly for all guests.
5pm, July 7. Abandoned Mansion, The Coach Hotel Sukhumvit 14. Free entry.
Everyone’s favorite wine-forward drinking hole, Independence Bar, is bringing on bartenders from Kuala Lumpur’s Reka Bar.
7pm, July 7. Independence Bar. Free entry.
Pop down to Charcoal Tandoor Grill for Thursday tunes from Shivraj and Anjali and food from one of Nana’s favorite Indian eateries.
8:30pm – 10:30pm, July 7. Charcoal Tandoor Grill. Free entry.
Of course there’s jazz at Smalls. This time it’s inspirational, experimental jazz fusion.
8:30pm, July 7. Smalls. Admission is THB300.
Friday, July 8
Join Koh Lab, Rui Tang, and Jarmai for sets at what is fast becoming one of Bangkok’s favorite party hangs in the Lat Phrao area.
9pm, July 8. Never Normal. Tickets are THB200.
Fresh off their opening weekend, Jam hits the ground running with reggae and hip-hop acts like Bangsue Electrix, Bang Your Head Crew, Jahlernjit, U-Key, and Kota Taki
8pm – late, July 8. Jam. Tickets are THB250.
For all you metal heads out there, check out Metalica, Slayer, and Pantera tunes just off BTS Ratchathewi.
7pm, July 8. The Rock Pub. Tickets are THB300 when purchased online and THB350 at the door.
Mustache Bangkok has been back in fine form for a while now, so check out UFO on Friday starting.
9pm, July 8. Mustache Bangkok. Tickets are THB300.
Explore the otherworldly artwork of DoctorJink (Chatarach Sridumrongruk) in Ekkamai for the opening exhibition of a show that looks at the galaxy and the creatures in it.
1pm – 8pm, July 8 – July 22. Rose.cos, 3rd and 4th floors at Parks Avenue Ekkamai (Soi Sukhumvit 63)
Saturday July 9
KickFlip Records teams up with Speaker Box for a night of skater punks and alt rock music from five bands, including Hut Boy, Molon, Forbidden Leaf, Conductor, and Silly Machine Band.
7pm – late, July 9. Speakerbox. Tickets are THB200 when purchased online and THB250 at the door.
Start your Saturday early with the summer French market from El Mercado, featuring fruits and veggies for the francophile in you.
10am – 5pm, July 9. El Mercado (all locations). Free entry.
Your friendly neighborhood organic food vendor is coming to Yen Akat. Enjoy good groceries and support local farmers.
1:30pm, July 9. Thana Court, Soi Yen Akat 2. Free entry.
Hop down to the ever-political Gallery Ver for a solo exhibition opening July 9 by Wantanee Siripattananuntakul, a reflection on the economy and taxes.
6pm, July 9. Gallery Ver. Free entry.
Hello, neighbor. Visit Mike Allin’s music collection with Freaking Out the Neighborhood for smooth, moody tunes.
8pm, July 9. Freaking Out the Neighborhood. Free Entry.
Loyal bluegrass fans, anyone? A rooftop will host a picnic and a casual session for some good Bluegrass tunes. Music fans can just listen or join in, just make sure to bring their own instruments!
4:30pm – 8pm, July 9. Townhall M, 6th floor of True Digital Park. Free entry.
Sunday, July 10
Neilson Hays Library is putting on an hour of classical music by the Pro Musica Trio in their garden.
9:30pm – 10:30pm, July 10. Neilson Hays Library. Tickets are THB900.
Sunday Aperitivo Club. If you want a little Sunday dinner on the Sukhumvit, Gigi is featuring a brunch with free flow and Italian bites.
5pm – 8pm, July 10. Gigi Dining Hall and Bar. Admission is THB1,200.
Slow things down with a little music on your Sunday night with Sarnies Night Live with tunes from American vocalist and songwriter Khela Trousdale.
7:30 – 9:30, July 10. Sarnies Bangkok. Free entry.