Held in the pretty and picturesque grounds of the Park of Nai Lert, the Nai Lert Flower & Garden Art Fair, which has inspired thousands annually for the last 30 years, shall be entering a new era next month. Asia’s most prestigious flower show is set to celebrate its first ever outdoor event in none other than one of Bangkok’s best kept wonders, the historical Park of Nai Lert.
On display will be the very best of Thailand’s garden designs, flower sculptures and authentic as well as modern floral craftsmanship, ensuring nothing but stimulation for young local artists as well as arts and culture enthusiasts.
For those seeking a fabulous and floral experience, the three-day event will be filled with a number of unique “X-factor” experiences, carefully curated for those who enjoy all things green and floral or for those who love gardening, arts and crafts, and for those simply out to enjoy a breath of fresh air.
Don’t forget to check out the X-Factor experience:
Flowers x Art
Here you’ll find sculptures from renowned local artists, with works by Pongsatat Uaiklang, Prajak Supantee and many more set to be displayed. Flower sculptures designed by leading florists such as Sakchai Guy, Sakul Intakul and Chayaporn Tometh will also be showcased. The event has a reputation for attracting young and talented artists seeking to demonstrate their skills and creativity, thus visitors will be able to witness three themed competitions during the event:
- Flower Sculpture Competition “Legacy of Thai Flowers”
- Garden Design Competition “Celebration of the Seasons”
- Wedding Showcase Competition “Love In Bloom”
The winners of each of the competitions will be awarded with a trip to London to visit the highly esteemed Chelsea Flower Show, as well as a noble trophy and cash reward.
The crown jewel of the Park of Nai Lert is the Heritage Home which has been looked after for three generations by the Nai Lert family. Here, viewers can witness not only its grandeur and timeless legacy, but also gorgeously crafted displays showcasing the evolution of flowers –from traditional craftsmanship through modern-day innovation. This is a not-to-be-missed and highlight feature of the event, with the 450sqm floral carpet believed to be one of the largest floral carpets ever created in Asia!
The event will also feature a fashion show by notable beauty brands invited to create a limited edition range exclusive to the event, exquisite food from 20 handpicked vendors and culinary experts creating floral recipes, edible flower dishes, refreshing cocktails and a variety of flower workshops for all ages. Those looking to learn about the art of floral cooking, flower arranging or how to concoct floral fragrances need not look any further.
As part of the “Amazing Thailand” tourism initiative, the Nai Lert Flower & Garden Art Fair is an official calendar event for Thailand and will be taking place from February 2-4, from 9am-8pm daily. Tickets can be purchased at nailertgroup.com/nailertflowerandgardenartfair/ or on the day of the event.