Nightlife Bangkok: Best Events & Gigs on Dec. 21-27, 2023

Nightlife Bangkok: Red Christmas Party at Japan-ISH, Plus 9 More Hot Events

Another weekend in Bangkok is upon us and this spells for a jam-packed schedule of concerts and gigs, happy hour and cocktail nights, fresh raves, and club nights you must not miss. We saved you the stress of planning your weekend and week ahead with our rundown of the best nightlife events. 

To keep your finger on the pulse of the city, follow The Beat Bangkok to see what’s best in store for nightlife and partying in the city from this Thursday to next Wednesday. 

1. Trip Makers ft. Ramin, Mt. Sol, and Demsky

This Thursday, Noise House will be presenting three talented trip-hop and ambient beatmakers from the local and international scene. Don't miss Demsky (Toronto), who's known for his ambient and downtempo sounds in Japan and Europe, as well as Ramin (Bangkok) and Mt. Sol (Bangkok) as they take you on a trippy journey for the ages.

When: 7 PM onwards, Dec. 21

Where: Noise House, 135, 137 Lat Phrao 101 Road, Khlong Chan, Bang Kapi District

How much: THB300

2. Moon Mountain X-Mas Teaser Party

Moon Mountain Xmas Teaser Party Bangkok
Photo by Facebook/Moon Mountain Party

Here's a warmup for the partyheads before the actual party on Christmas! This teaser party comes ahead of the grand Moon Mountain X-mas 2023 happening on the 25th in Kanchanaburi Lake. This Thursday night, lose yourself to the best progressive psytrance music aboard on a docked boat along Yodpiman River Walk. Catch Boom Shnkar, Pzychobiz, Tschi, and Tim Duster and groove until midnight!

When: 6 PM-12 AM, Dec. 21

Where: Yodpiman River Walk, 390/17 Soi Tha Klang

How much: Free entry

3. Winter Wonderland Christmas Party

For a Latin-infused festive shindig this Friday, make a beeline for Havana Social for its Winter Wonderland Christmas Party. A ton of fun and excitement awaits you, from DJ Henry's Latin beats to stunning dance shows and curated special Christmas drinks. Don't forget to wear your dancing shoes! Book a table here.

When: Dec. 22

Where: Havana Social, 1/1 Sukhumvit Road Soi 11

How much: THB400

4. Secret Party & Mustache Present Toni Varga

Secret Party is returning anew to Bangkok and it's bringing the hottest tech house beats to Mustache Bangkok! International tech house master and Elrow's resident DJ Toni Varga is taking over the club on Friday night, joined by DJs Pablo Vas of Tucan, Andy Bennet of Mustache, and Javi Bala of Secret Party. Grab your tickets here and get the chance to secure an all-access ticket to the Bangkok Electonic Week Festival in February 2024!

When: 9 PM 'til late, Dec. 22

Where: Mustache Bangkok, Young Place Alley, Khlong Toei Nuea, Watthana

How much: THB500 (early bird), THB700

5. Siam Inferno Metalfest 2023

Metalheads, rejoice! You're in for a treat because Siam Inferno Metalfest is arriving this Saturday, and it's bringing a total of 14 bands in various genres, including black metal, brutal death, slamming brutal death, old-school death metal, old-school hardcore, and grindcore. Early bird tickets are still available online, but not for long. See you there!

When: 3 PM onwards, Dec. 23

Where: Mr. Fox Livehouse, 1323/1 Srivara Road (Lat Phrao 94)

How much: THB666 (early bird), THB850 (at the door)

6. Disco Diaries

Are you ready to lose yourself to disco? Sky Beach, nestled in The Standard, Bangkok Mahanakhon, has an exhilarating night planned out for you! Take to the rooftop bar this Saturday and catch the wild sets of DJs Funky Gangster, Taaka, and Kornlee, from house to disco music! Tickets are available here.

When: 8 PM-2 AM, Dec. 23

Where: Sky Beach, The Standard, Bangkok Mahanakhon, 114 Narathiwas Road, Silom

How much: THB900 (standard), THB1,200 (at the door)

7. Ladies Night: Every Saturday at Paris is Love

Ladies Night Paris is Love Pattaya
Photo by Facebook/Paris is Love

Ladies, if you're itching for an out-of-town trip with the gals, the new restaurant Paris is Love in Pattaya should be up your alley. Ladies Night, held every Saturday, offers a culinary journey inspired by France, Italy, and Thailand. Aside from a free drink and a Thai menu for only THB290, ladies can also expect a fun night of dancing, thanks to the DJs, live band, and karaoke at Paris is Love.

When: 6 PM-2 AM, Dec. 23

Where: Paris is Love, 312, Central, 61/62 Soi Lengkee, Pattaya City, Amphoe Bang Lamung, Chon Buri

How much: THB290

8. Xmas Eve: Santa Goes Underground

Santa Goes Underground Culture Cafe Bangkok
Photo by Facebook/Dickinson Tui Culture

Spend Christmas Eve underground at "Xmas Eve: Santa Goes Underground" and groove to Santa Claus' cutting-edge sounds with your friends. This festive party promises an unforgettable celebration of the best and freshest underground beats, so prepare to spend the whole night on the dance floor! The party will also feature DJ Ju, aka SoundElement, who's known for sounds that cover a wide range of genres, from UK electro beats and deep house to melodic house and techno.

When: 8 PM 'til late, Dec. 24

Where: Culture Café, 249 Thanon Samsen, Wat Sam Phraya, Phra Nakorn

How much: Free entry

9. Aesops Rooftop's Big Fat Greek Christmas

Have a big fat Greek Christmas this 2023 at Greek resto and rooftop bar Aesops Bangkok! Start off with a giant Greek feast and experience a spit-fire roast, a variety of mezze, and souvlaki. Afterwards, gear up for a night of partying that includes Zorba dancing, a breathtaking aerial performance, a live DJ, and plate smashing. Advance reservations are recommended, so make sure to book here or call 026 567 7751.

When: 5 PM-8:30 PM, Dec. 24 / 8:30 PM-12 AM, Dec. 25

Where: Aesops Bangkok, Column Bangkok Hotel, 48 Sukhumvit Road, Khlong Toei

How much: N/A

10. Red Christmas Party at Japan-ISH

Paint the town red at Japan-ISH's smoking hot Red Christmas Party happening on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day! This sexy shindig presents Bangkok Invaders featuring DJ Ono, Djaybuddha, and MC Big Calo on the first night and DJ Mamoun on the second. The Japanese-Spanish rooftop bar will also serve a sumptuous five-course Christmas menu to its guests, which includes signatures like Wagyu beef, tataki, miso black cod, and a lot more. Don't forget to wear a red outfit! Get your tickets here.

When: 5:30 PM onwards, Dec. 24-25

Where: Japan-ISH, 155/23-24 Sukhumvit Road Soi 11, Khlong Toei Nuea, Wattana

How much: THB2,999 

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