BIG FISH River Music Festival


Thu 22 September - Sat 1 October 2016

How to get there

  • Catch the free hotel river shuttles from Sathorn Pier for each night of the music festival.

Bangkok River’s annual music festival, BIG FISH is the first music festival of its kind. Each year Bangkok River brings you world music over ten consecutive evenings at the luxury riverside hotels, bars and restaurants, riverside parks and venues.

Every sensational sunset on the river is accompanied by a soundtrack to your liking from classics to cool jazz or sixties and seventies beats to Latin rhythms.

For each night of festival, effortlessly cruise between the public piers and venues on the free shuttle boats. Sit back in some of Bangkok’s best bars and be entertained by music talents and dive with Big Fish into global genres of music. Enter BIG FISH COMPETITION… details below.

Big Boy Band Rock’n’Roll – USA
Trader Vic’s, Anantara Riverside Bangkok
6pm – 10.30pm (Mon to Sat), 11.30 am – 3pm (Sun)
Grills n’ Craft Beer

Thai Family Band Dulcimer Band – Thailand
River Barge/Pier 28, Chatrium Hotel Riverside
7:00 pm – 10:00 pm every day
BBQ & Seafood

Nikki Kidd and The Bamboo Bar Band Jazz- USA
The Bamboo Bar, Mandarin Oriental
9pm – midnight (Sun to Thu), 9pm – 1am (Fri & Sat)
Cocktails and bar snacks

Tere Howard & 9 Sharp Jazz – USA
ThreeSixty Lounge, Millennium Hilton Bangkok
8.30pm – 12am (Sun to Thur), 9pm – 1am (Fri – Sat)
Bar & Snacks

Ka-Salong Thai contemporary music with puppet show – Thailand
The Terrace @ 72, Ramada Plaza Bangkok Menam Riverside
7pm-8pm (every night)
Riverside Bazaar Flea Market

DJ Seaman house music – Taiwan
Viva & Aviv The River, River City Bangkok Shopping Centre
5pm-11pm (Wed and Fri)
Bar and dinner

DJ Zom Zi – Portuguese music
Lobby Lounge, Royal Orchid Sheraton
8.30pm – midnight (Thu22, Fri23, Sat24, Sat1)
Bar and snacks

Sunny Side Up pop, rock, disco – Portugal
Lobby Lounge, Royal Orchid Sheraton
8.30pm – midnight (Mon26 – Fri30)
Portuguese wine and food

Lilibeth Antonio jazz- Philippines
The Lobby, Shangri-La Hotel
10pm – 1am (Thu 22- Sat 24 Sep), 8:30pm – 12:15am (Sun 25 Sep – Sat 1 Oct)

Big Bear jazz – Latin
River Café’ & Terrace, The Peninsula Bangkok
7pm – 10pm (Fri and Sat)
Peruvian Chef Eduardo Vargas at Jester’s

T-Bone Reggae concert – Thailand
The Jam Factory
7pm Saturday October 1
Food and drink staff



Win a complimentary night at one of eight luxury riverside hotels during the BIG FISH music festival. Simply register your email address in the BIG FISH COMPETITION box on the side bar of each section page.

Millennium Hilton, Royal Orchid Sheraton, Mandarin Oriental, Shangri-La Hotel, The Peninsula Bangkok, Chatrium Hotel Riverside, Ramada Plaza Bangkok Menam Riverside, Anantara Riverside.


If you would like to be part of the musical line up please contact us at david@bangkokriver.com

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