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Chiang Mai is basking within the success of its forty seventh Flower Festival, which attracted a staggering 668,000 visitors, each Thai and worldwide, producing over 80 million baht (US$2.25 million) in income.

Because of this, the province is making ready to boost the occasion’s float parade, specializing in innovation and curiosity for future festivals.

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On March 8, the deputy governor of Chiang Mai, Veerapong Ritrod, presided over a gathering with the Flower Festival’s organising committee, authorities sectors, and associated companies to assessment the outcomes and classes discovered from the just lately concluded occasion.

The festival, held from February 2-4, underneath the theme Lanna’s Floral Splendour, aimed to arrange for a more practical and elevated future occasion.

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The festival, going down at Nong Buak Onerous Public Park and that includes a parade of floral floats at Nawarat Bridge, was a big draw.

Vacationer figures on the park reached 668,000 visitors, with direct spending inside the venue exceeding 80.2 million baht. This was a notable improve from the earlier yr, which noticed 618,065 attendees and 74 million baht (US$2 million) spent.

Chiang Mai College is ready to report on the general tourism income, encompassing journey, lodging, providers, and different expenditures.

Chiang Mai flower festival blooms success with record visitors | News by Thaiger
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A main problem recognized on this yr’s festival was the similarity in design and ornament among the many floral floats, which had been categorised into three competitors varieties: magnificence, cultural preservation, and creativity.

The organising committee will rethink the competition’s construction and guidelines to make sure distinctiveness and suitability for every award class in future occasions.

Academic establishments could also be invited to take part in designing progressive and distinctive floats to raise the festival’s enchantment and entice extra vacationers.

Chiang Mai flower festival blooms success with record visitors | News by Thaiger
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The forty eighth version of the Chiang Mai Flower Festival is scheduled for February 1-2 subsequent yr. The organizing committee will think about extending the occasion’s length and can put it up for sale earlier to permit folks to plan their travels, reported KhaoSod.

Chiang Mai flower festival blooms success with record visitors | News by Thaiger
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Chiang Mai flower festival blooms success with record visitors | News by Thaiger
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