When it comes to a New Year Countdown, centralwOrld has never failed to mesmerize high-spirited patrons with a spectacular celebration filled with larger-than-life fireworks and exhilarating stage performance. Despite a number of players joining the countdown game, centralwOrld is unarguably is city’s most remembered, thanks to proven years of ringing in the New Year unlike no others. And last year’s celebration was no exception. The grandest shopping destination in downtown Bangkok partnered up with AIS to throw its biggest celebration yet with the sickest artist lineup, the world’s largest performance stage and the most extravagant firework display the city has ever witnessed.
Here are five reasons why centralwOrld deserves its title of Bangkok’s best countdown spots.
centralwOrld is critically acclaimed as a world-class countdown spot
Bangkok’s best answer to Times Square as posited by CNN, centralwOrld has long been considered as one of Bangkok’s leading landmarks to celebrate New Year’s Eve. The megamall has been hosting the city’s biggest year-end party for 20 consecutive years. And with the BTS train stations stay open until 2 o’clock in the morning, getting to and from the party could never be more convenient.
The celebration featured the largest countdown stage in Southeast Asia
The recent New Year’s Eve countdown celebration at centralwOrld boasted the region's largest countdown stage. The performance platform was 220 meters in length with the height equivalent to a 4-storey building, not to mention the cutting-edge hydraulic system equipped to deliver a one-of-a-kind experience.
The PanOramix @ CentralwOrld monitor brought the celebration to the next level
The countdown party bewildered the guests with The PanOramix screen–the 3,790 sqm-long interactive LED Screen—the world's largest—that brought every memorable moment on stage to live with state-of-the-art graphics no matter where the guests were in the party.
The countdown party witnessed the biggest entertainment program featuring the city's most memorable artist lineup
From 18:00 onward, the performing stage at the countdown party was graced with some of the biggest names in Thai music industry such as Peck Palitchoke, The Toys, Slot Machine, JoeyBoy, Thaitanium, Twopee and many more.
The sky above CentralwOrld was illuminated with some of the city’s most eye-popping fireworks
Comparable to some of the world’s best countdown landmarks, centralwOrld rang in 2020 with the five-minute spectacular firework display lightening up Ratchaprasong Intersection and blessing the guests with happiness and good luck awaiting in 2020.