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In the middle of April, all over Thailand the festival of 'Songkran' is celebrated with traditional grandeur. Songkarn symbolizes traditional Thai New Year festivities and the highlight of these celebrations are boat races on the Mekong River where Laos, Vietnamese, Burmese and Chinese oarsmen compete against each other and display their prowess. Festivals of Lampang commence every year with the 'Wang River Thanksgiving' wherein the people of Lampang offer their prayers to the Wang River and also donate alms to Buddhist monks.
The Songkran New Year festivities are special in Lampang due to the 'Sa Loong Luang' or silver bowl festival which is observed with much fanfare. Be a witness to the 'Sa Loong Luang Procession' wherein colorful parades of Lampang's Emerald Buddha' are brought out onto the streets. Also organized as part of these festivities are beauty pageants. Another popular highlight of Festivals of Lampang is its Chao Phor Pratu Pha Shrine ceremony and Pineapple as well as Food and Fish Fairs.
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