Lychee Fair Celebrating Chiangrai’s tastiest fruit, this fair features agriculture displays and exhibitions, local handicrafts, folk entertainment and beauty contests.
Chiang Rai is well known for its high quality lychees. To celebrate the harvest of the fruit, a Lychee Fair will be held on May 15-17 at the Sri Kaud Old market in the Muang Chiang Rai district. The fair features sales and exhibitions of lychees, other agricultural products and local handicrafts as well as a Miss Lychee beauty pageant and cultural performances.
The court near the highway office at the base of Kok river bridge, Muang district, Chiangrai
Lin Chee from Chiangrai has been well-known as the most quality and quantity Lin Chee of the country. Its area of cultivating include 18 districts, more than 32,269 rai. The Lin chee has produced to market more over 15,839 tons. The unique qualification of Nang Lae Pineapple are sweet taste and smell. Its area of cultivating is about 11,469 rai. Nang Lae pineapple has produced to the market more than 34,407 tons. Agriculturalists growing the pineapple earn income more over 350 million baht per year and the production’s tendency is increasing.
The event is to widely promote Nang Lae pineapple, especially Phu Lae species, to people all over the country. It supports Chiangrai to be the center of pineapple and Lin Chee market in the country and also support agro-tourism.