Dates: usually January 14 to 16
Location: Lahe or Layshi, Sagaing Division
The Naga national race comprises many different tribes with their own languages and culture. They meet once a year to sing, dance and feast, dressed in the fanciest of their costumes.
Dates: Begins day after New Year’s Day.Location: Bago.Duration: Seven days.Classical theatre troupes perform their best at this event in the hope of being booked by agents for the next pagoda festival season. With the advance money they make new costumes and settings and rehearse throughout the moRead More
Dates: 10th Waxing Moon Day of Wagaung (July 31 - August 7, 2017)Location: Taung Pyone Village, near MandalayDuration: 12 days Taung Pyone is the site where two brothers serving a king of Bagan in the 11th century were executed. They became powerful spirits or Nat. This festival in theirRead More
Dates: Full Moon Day of Pyatho to 15th Waning of Pyatho
This is the biggest and most important pagoda festival in Central and Upper Myanmar. Villagers come in caravans of covered ox-carts and camp out for the duration of this exciting country fair. The Full M