Khmer New Year Events in Siem Reap
This year, Khmer New Year has been delayed until 17-19 August, due to COVID-19. Many people in the Kingdom will head to Siem Reap and Angkor for the traditional celebrations and Khmer New Year events.
Boutique hotel Montra Nivesha, will host a series of special events during the Khmer New Year holiday, including the following:
Khmer New Year Yoga Classes
Aimee Ortagus will hold yoga classes from 19 to 22 August.
Improve your photography skills with British photographer Nathan Horton.
Cambodian Cookery Classes
Learn how to cook like a Cambodian with chef Bunthoeun.
The Last Reel
Screenings of The Last Reel will be held from 16 to 22 August, followed by a Q&A session with director Kulikar Sotho.
Phare Circus will have performances every Friday and Saturday at 8pm, as well as special performances on 16, 17 and 20 August for Khmer New Year. Social distancing and other measures will be in place.
Cover photo of Angkor Wat at sunrise by Nathan Horton. For more information on Khmer New Year events at Montra Nivesha, click here.
Mark Bibby Jackson
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