COME AND JOIN THE 4th OF JULY BANGKOK BACKYARD BBQ
Calling all nationalities! You are welcome to join in the fun with Americans for the annual 4th of July celebrations!
This year’s annual 4th of July party promises to be the best yet. A full line of up of the best restaurants, bands and activities guarantee to make this a party you won’t want to miss. Come along and enjoy a great day out!
SOME LIKE IT HOT
Plus this year they are bringing back the mouth sizzling Bangkok Chilli Cook Off, with more than 30 contestants creating their RED HOT chilli to claim the bragging rights of “Best Chilli in Bangkok!”
FOOD VENDORS INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING RESTAURANTS
Bourbon Street will be serving their spicy New Orleans style specialties – Roadhouse BBQ will have their tangy grilled meats – Sunrise Tacos will provide their usual mouthwatering delights, plus their south of the border treats – Also plenty of all-beef American hot dogs, charcoal grilled cheeseburgers, apple pie and let’s not forget… American beer of course!
LIVE ENTERTAINMENT WILL ALSO BE PROVIDED
A full line up of some of the hottest bands in town will keep the party rocking:-
The Soi Dog Blues – The Blues Machine – An All Star group
And there will be activities for kids and adults all day long including face painting, the dunk booth, jungle gyms, balloons, and more.
The picnic will be held this year on Saturday, 4th of July at the American School of Bangkok, which is located on Sukhumvit Soi 49. The event opens at 12:30 pm and runs until 7:30 pm and we will be there the whole time. Of course, throughout the event, there will be fun, food, music and games for the kids.
AMERICAN INDEPENDENCE DAY SCHEDULE
12:30 Doors open, military band plays, 13:00 MC Welcomes, 13:10 Military band plays, 13:30 Raising of flags by VFW, 13:45 Military band plays, 14:15 Children’s parade and fancy dress contest with military band, 14:45 First game activity, 15:00 Blues band led by the Snowman, Ken Minahan, 15:45 Second game activity, 16:00 Soi Dog Blues Band, 17:00 Chilli contest awards, 17:30 Third game activity, 17:45 Raffle drawings, 18:00 Colour guard, national anthems, 18:15 David Carden, 18:30 Military band plays anthems, 18:45 Rock and Roll finale led by Greg Carroll, 19:30 Grand Finale
PLEASE NOTE – There will be no parking at the site. Instead, there is an all day shuttle service. The shuttle will be provided from Phrom Phong BTS Exit 3, with volunteers escorting people from the street at the base of exit 3 to the buses.
INFORMATION – For more event details and a map, check out – www.idaybkk.com