Plan Your Visit
Sawasdee DC - Thai Festival will take place on the National Mall between Third and Fourth streets, in front of the U.S. Capitol, specifically between the National Museum of the American Indian and the National Gallery of Art - East Building.
Welcome Area will be open from 10 AM to 6 PM.
Performances will be featured on the stage from 9:30 AM to 6 PM, regardless of the weather conditions. The performance schedule can be found here.
The evening USMF Muay Thai fights/exhibition will commence from 6:30 PM to 8 PM.
Walk, Bike, or Taxi
You can reach the Festival by walking, biking, or taking a taxi. The main entrance is located on 4th Street. There are also entrances on both the left and right sides of Madison Drive NW and Jefferson Drive SW.
We strongly recommend utilizing public transportation as there is no public parking facility at the festival. However, limited parking spaces are available for visitors with disabilities who possess the appropriate tags or placards. Street parking and commercial garages in the surrounding area may also be available.
For those arriving by air, here are the airports and their approximate travel times to DC:
Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA): A 10-minute drive to DC. Accessible via Metrorail's Blue Line.
Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD): Approximately a 45-minute drive to DC. Accessible via Metrorail's Silver Line.
Baltimore/Washington International Airport (BWI): Approximately a 45-minute drive to DC. Shuttles are available to transport you to Amtrak and MARC trains bound for DC's Union Station.