2020 is finally here and it is already blooming with cool and exciting events to bless and grace the city. From a brunch session and a fun-filled DJ performance to a vibrant farmers’ market, there’s something to stir a little emotion in everyone. Read on for our hand-picked selection of things to do in the next two weeks and don’t forget to click “add to calendar” for the ones that catch your eye.

[Featured image credit: Rocket Coffeebar; Hero image credit: Bangkok Farmers Market at HUB77]

1
Rocket Boozy Brunch | January

Despite all the new food trends in this fast-moving world, one thing that is never changed or outdated is a brunch session fuelled with scrumptious dishes and free-flow drinks. Rocket Coffeebar invites you to start January with their brunch package: THB 790++ per person for food, juice, and coffee and THB 990++ per person for food along with juice, coffee, beer, cocktails and wine.

Address
Rocket Coffeebar, 149 Sathon Soi 12 Alley, Silom, Bangkok; Open: 7 am-8 pm.
Website
Phone
+6697 297 8982
Start Date
January 4, 2020
2
Bangkok Farmers Market at HUB77

Commence the year right by fuelling your body and mind with local, wholesome produce. Make a pit stop by Habito Mall for the Bangkok Farmers’ Market, where local farmers, producers, and artisans will be showcasing their pristine products and crafts like fresh veggies, bakery goods, and handmade jewellery.

Address
Habito Mall, On Nut Road, Watthana, Bangkok
Website
Phone
+6684 929 6544
Start Date
January 4, 2020
End Date
January 5, 2020
3
the LIVING Workshop - “Thank You Tea Time 02”

Here comes a treat for tea connoisseurs. This Thank you TEA time #2 hosted by the tea master of ChaEn.Matcha at The Living Kafe will host a 101 tea lesson that will totally deepen your relationship with Thai organic tea.

Address
The Living Kafe, 22 Soi Samran Rat, Samran Rat, Bangkok
Website
Phone
+6692 620 5445
Start Date
January 5, 2020
Price
THB 1,200 per person for the whole course.
4
Ben UFO | BEAM

Get ready to dance until you drop and make BEAM your electronic destination this month. The venue will welcome the EDM king, Ben UFO, DJ slash co-founder of Hessle Audio from UK, to rock up the city with his picks.

Address
BEAM, 72 Courtyard, 72 Soi Sukhumvit 55, Bangkok
Website
Phone
+662 392 7750
Start Date
January 8, 2020
5
Bangkok Soup Event (Ep.1 Sustainable Bellies)

Let’s get deep over soup at Na Café. Impact Tours is throwing a food talk over a soup-focused dinner about how one could achieve food sustainability and solve food waste in Bangkok. Guest speakers will be sharing their tips and insights on how you, too, can avoid food waste and make food eco-friendly and sustainable.

Address
Na Cafe at Bangkok 1899, 134 Nakhon Sawan Road, Wat Sommanat, Pom Prap Sattru Phai, Bangkok 
Website
Phone
+6690 040 3335
Start Date
January 8, 2020
Kankanit Wichiantanon
Writer, Bangkok
Kankanit is a writer by day and a baker by night. If there’s one thing you should know about her, it’s that she can wax poetic about food 24/7. Her daily routine is writing, cooking, eating, repeat. They are the things that inspire her from morning 'til night.