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Yasothon Rocket Festival

Yasothon Rocket Festival

The skies around the town of Yasothon light up on this night with fireworks and rockets, tempting the clouds to spill their precious rain over the rice fields. Originating in pre-Buddhist times, it is a fertility rite held to celebrate and to encourage the coming of the rainy season, and parade ornaments and floats often sport phallic symbols and imagery. Although the humble origins lie in superstition, the festival is today a competition to see who has the biggest rocket. For more informatio
Event Date: 12 - 13 May 2012
Venue: Phaya Thaen Park, Yasothon

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