It’s the second half of February 2021 and there’s a repertoire of cool and exciting events to check out.

From a dance class and a fun-filled wellness retreat to a Mexican food cooking workshop, 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 and hero image credit: PAMDA BURE]

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PAMDA BURE ONE BLOC AWAY (...from the river)

For fans of the talented Thai female artist Pamda Bure, you’ll want to stop by Silpa Bhirari’s Place for her exhibition “PAMDA BURE ONE BLOC AWAY (…from the river).” It narrates the joy caused by different viewpoints one can have from the a certain experience.

Address
Silpa Bhirasri’s House, 153 Ratchawithi Road, Bangkok
Website
Start Date
now
End Date
28 February 2021
2
Introduction to Craft Chocolate

The chocolate maestro, Xoconat, presents a 101 class on how you too can make craft chocolate at home. The chocolate-fuelled workshop by the local Thai chocolate brand will walk you through the entire process of small-batch, bean-to-bar chocolate-making at their store and lab.

Address
Xoconat Craft Chocolate & Confections, 1112 121 Sukhumvit Plus 2 Alley, Khwaeng Phra Khanong, Khet Khlong Toei, Bangkok
Website
Phone
+6688 088 0851
Start Date
16 February 2021
3
Contemporary Dance Lab 3: Foxtrot x Jazz

Step up your dance game with the Contemporary Dance Lab 3 by 1 to 8 Archive at Mind+Move Space, merging the two styles of Foxtrot and Jazz together. The class is free for everyone to join.

Address
Mind+Move Space, 48/1 Punnawithi 29 Sukhumvit 101 Bangchak, Phrakanong Bangkok
Website
Phone
+6695 913 8880
Start Date
17 February 2021
4
Vanishing Bangkok: ‘Changing Face of the City’ by Ben Davies Exhibition and launch

Hosted by the Foreign Correspondents’ Club of Thailand – FCCT, the ‘Vanishing Bangkok: The Changing Face of the City’ exhibition by veteran British photographer and writer Ben Davies will showcase the old face of Bangkok through his black-and-white film shots.

Address
Foreign Correspondents' Club of Thailand - FCCT, 518/5 Ploenchit Road, Maneeya Center, Penthouse Bangkok
Website
Start Date
19 February 2021
5
Cocinita: Mexican Cookery Classes for Passionate Home Cooks by Arcadia

Chef Mariana Villalobos Torres of La Cocina together with Arcadia Fine Foods will take you on a journey to the Mexican Caribbean Coast through Cocinita: Mexican Cookery Classes for Passionate Home Cooks (THB 2,500 per person per class). Here, you’ll learn tips and tricks on how to make regional Mexican dishes — think enfrijolada and cecina enchilada.

Address
La Cocina, 355 Thonglor Soi 17 at The Commons, Bangkok
Website
Start Date
20 February 2021
6
Wellness Retreat

The Wellness Retreat by The Hive Thonglor will be your much-needed guru to guiding you to a more wholesome mind and body. The retreat session includes fitness classes followed by a marketplace by superfood masters. There’s plenty to explore so be sure to check out the event page for more detail.

Address
The Hive (Thonglor), 46/9 Soi Sukhumvit 49, Klong Ton Nua, Bangkok
Website
Phone
+662 662 6062
Start Date
20 February 2021
7
Botanical Perfume Workshop

Create your own perfume using 100% pure essential oil with the Botanical Perfume Workshop (THB 1,700) by Bangkok Soap Opera, because nothing is posher in this 2021 than designing your very own unique scent.

Address
Bangkok Soap Opera, Sukhumvit 883/1, Bangkok
Website
Start Date
27 February 2021
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Shamanic Journey - Lower World

Partake in the shamanic journey together with Shamanically and Seeds & Sunshine to reconnect with your soul through the learning of your spirit animals.

Address
Seeds & Sunshine, Park Avenue, 126/33 Sukhumvit 63 (Soi Ekkamai) Bangkok
Website
Phone
+6662 735 3083
Start Date
27 February 2021
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.