Pattaya Classical Guitar Festival & Competition 2022 coming to Siam Bayshore Pattaya

Siam Bayshore Pattaya and the Thailand Guitar Society proudly present the 14th annual Pattaya Classical Guitar Festival & Competition 2022 on Sunday 6th November 2022 at the Siam Bayshore Resort, Pattaya.

The festival is the only event of its kind in Thailand, showcasing many of the world’s top guitar makers and musicians. The festival is open to the public, with collectors, players, music lovers, students, and general enthusiasts strongly encouraged to attend. The festival is surely the biggest and most vibrant event for classical guitar aficionados and music lovers on the Eastern Seaboard.

This event will kick off with the senior, junior under 13 year old, and under 18-year-old competitions at 09:30, followed by a guitar exhibition at 16:00, followed by an afternoon concert with Thai virtuoso guitarist and winner of last year’s competition – Narongchai Treepornwasu at 17.00 and the CGO (Classic Guitar Orchestra) Bangkok, soloist Kawin Watanasuchat (Thailand) conducted by Sira Tindukasiri at 18.00.

The festival highlight “Guitar Night” will start at 19.00 featuring the expert strumming renowned guitarist Huy Thanh Nguyen (Vietnam), Pongpat pongpradit (Thailand), Panuphan Prasithikunaporn (Thailand) and the Siam Guitar Quartet (Thailand).

The main focus of the “Guitar Night” will be Thai and Vietnamese traditional music in adaption for classical guitar and Spanish guitar repertoire.

A ‘must see’ for all guitar fans and aficionados!

students (with valid I.D.).

Ticket Adult 400 baht per person

Student 200 baht per person

Children below 11Y 50% discount = 200 baht per person

Ticket available at Siam Bayshore Front desk from 20th October 2022

A special accommodation package, inclusive breakfast and festival ticket

The special rate during event: 4th Nov – 6th Nov 2022

Promotion: “Pattaya Guitar Festival”

booking via LINE official @siambayshore or Hotel FaceBook only

Tropical Deluxe Garden 3,600 2,400.- incl. breakfast

Tropical Deluxe Poolview 4,100 2,800.- incl. breakfast

Ocean Deluxe 4,700 3,500.- incl. breakfast

*** Ticket not include **

Tickets on sale and to make a room booking at the Siam Bayshore Pattaya, call 038-428-678 for

purchasing or email to

To learn more about the event visit www.

Festival Program

09.30 – Junior competition under 18

11.00 – open competition

14.00 – Junior competition under 13

16.00 – Guitar Maker workshop

17.00 – Solo recital

17.40 – Announcement of junior competition winner and award ceremony

18.00 – CGO

19.00 – Guitar Night

20.30 – Announcement of open competition winner and award ceremony

The original version of this article appeared on our sister website, The Pattaya News, owned by our parent company TPN media. 

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