CICADA MARKET IN HUA HIN
Cicada Market is located in "Suan Si", a popular tourist destination in Hua Hin. Cicada market was created as a source of art. Under the concept of "An Open Mind" on a shady green area with small trees over 10 acres, the Cicada Market is an open platform for live music and free shows. The market also include a fascinating food court allowing tourist to experience the real taste of Thai food.
The purpose of Cicada Market to integrate art and lifestyle as a way of connecting local artists and artisans. It is a source of contemporary handmade art pieces, including handmade items, home decor, clothing and second hand goods. Local artists from the region come to Cicada Market to showcase and sell their pieces in open style mats. Other performing artists also offer the opportunity open our eyes and minds during their creative shows involving storytelling, drama, dance groups, group photos, open cap, etc., which often rotate to create colour and enhanced aesthetics.
The Market is set in a tropical garden with hundreds of beautiful plants on the nearly 10 acres of Hua Hin. It aims to create a permanent space for ecotourism, arts, culture and the environment as well as a meeting space between buyers and creators of various art pieces. Most of the Cicada Market artists are fine arts students raising income for their studies and the local community of Hua Hin.
The market has an amazing, warm atmosphere with beautiful lightning, paper lamps and light figures all around. The market is divided info four venues: Art A La Mode, Cicada Art Factory, Amphitheater and Cicada Cuisine.
A FULL EXPERIENCE OF THAILAND'S ART AND CUISINE
SHOWS AND LIVE MUSIC
LOCAL HANDMADE ARTISTS
UNIQUE FASHION PRODUCTS
DELICIOUS AUTHENTIC THAI FOOD
LOCATION AND DIRECTIONS
Address: 83/159 Soi Hua Tanon 21, Nong Kae-Takiap, Hua Hin District, Prachuap Khiri Khan 77110, Thailand
Thonburi - Pak Tho Take Highway No. 35 via Samut Sakhon Samut Songkhram and turn left onto Petchkasem Road (Highway No. 4). It takes about 2 hours.
- Phutthamonthon District through Nakhon Pathom Ratchaburi Phetchaburi Hua Hin heading to Khao Takiab. It takes about 3 hours.
Start at New Southern Bus Terminal. There are 2 types of air conditioner: 1st and 2nd floor. Second class air-conditioned bus will stop at the airport.
Air Conditioner 1st Fl.: Pudtan Tour Tel. 02-435-5302
Hua Hin - Pran Tour 02-884-6191-2
Air Conditioner 2nd Floor: Car Service 02-437-7414
Hua Hin Station Take a green minibus ride down the road. Or at the Nong Kae station. It is only 5 minutes walk from Nong Kae Station to The Cicada Market.