Songkran Festival : Thai New Year 2018 at Wat Thai Washington DC

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WHAT: 2018 Songkran Festival: Thai New Year WHEN: Saturday, April 14, 2018 and Sunday, April 15, 2018 from 9 AM to 4 PM WHERE: Wheaton Regional Park, 2000 Shorefield Rd, Wheaton, MD 20902 Thai Food, Thai Cultural Shows, Thai Souvenirs SUNDAY, APRIL 15, 2018 Songkran is the traditional Thai New Year’s Day. All Thais perform many auspicious ceremonies on this day. It also presents an opportunity for Thai people to remember and pay respect to their parents, relatives, teachers, and others. Free parking at Barrie School and Glenmont Metro Station. Wat Thai Washington, D. C. will provide shuttle buses for pick-up and drop-off at Glenmont Metro parking lot area between 8:30 am – 4.00 pm. All members and friends are invited FREE Admission. for more info: Tel:(301) 871-8660, (301) 871-8661 Website: ,www.facebook/watthai.dc E-mail:, PROGRAM Songkran Festival : Thai New Year 2018 Sunday, April 15, 2018 8.30 a.m. to 3.30 p.m. 7:00 a.m. Breakfast served to the monks. 8:30 a.m. Pouring of lustral water to honor the Buddha image Food and merchandise stands open 10:00 a.m. Religious ceremony. 10:30 a.m. Offering of food to the monks. 11:00 a.m. Lunch served to the monks. Memorial service and sermons by the Abbot “Luang Ta Chi” 1:30 p.m. Pouring of lustral water to honor the monks, Thai Dance and Music Shows 3.30 p.m. Food and merchandise stands close]]>