Samples of the various food and snacks available at the Boat Racing Festival in Vientiane, Laos. There were hundreds of Food Stalls lining the streets along the Mekong River offering something simple to a full meal with dining tables setting up for the customers. The most popular items for the festival attendees are no other than Khao Larm (Sticky Rice in Bamboo) and Ping Kai (Grilled Chicken) on stick.
There were plenty of food vendors selling the tasty fried bugs and insects for those that prefer to have such snack with their BeerLao. You can spend all day and late into the night at the festival without going hungry. If you didn’t get a chance to attend the biggest Boat Racing Festival in Vientiane, Laos, then set your calendar for the next year event around the same time in October. See you there!