CULTURE: NASA Space Exhibition
Appearing for the first time in Southeast Asia, this exhibition at Central Plaza Lat Phrao showcases the life of a NASA astronaut – check out more than 400 pieces of space technology including rockets, suits and toilets, then feel the G forces experienced during space travel and take your own weightless selfie. Runs until 01 February.
Central Plaza Lat Phrao, 1693 Phahonyothin Road (MRT Phahonyothin/BTS Mo Chit); adults 500 baht, children 350 baht; www.thaiticketmajor.com
SHOPPING: Bonjour French Fair
Food, drink, fashion, travel and just about everything else from France and Italy takes centre stage at this four-day fair running from Thursday until Sunday – along with a chance to win flights to Paris.
Queen Sirikit National Convention Centre (MRT Queen Sirikit National Convention Centre); www.francothaicc.com
OUTDOORS: Bangkok Street Show
This annual festival of live outdoor performances returns to Lumpini Park from Friday until Saturday – expect music, theatre, dance, juggling, mime and more. Free admission.
Lumpini Park (MRT Lumpini/BTS Sala Daeng); www.bangkokstreetshow.com
SHOPPING: Winter Market Fest
Get in the mood for Christmas with this outdoor collection of festive stalls offering food, drink, clothes, gifts, decorations and handicrafts, plus arts and craft workshops, live music and more. There is also the chance to win round-trip flights to Japan! Saturday and Sunday, 4pm-10pm.
T77, Sukhumvit Soi 77 (BTS On Nut); www.sansiri.com/wintermarketfest2; 11am-7pm, closed Sundays
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