What’s On in June: The Best Siem Reap Events in June 2018

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The Best Siem Reap Events in June 2018

Welcome to the June edition of our monthly events roundup. Every month, we feature upcoming Siem Reap events. Check back regularly or subscribe to our Facebook page to get all the latest updates on Siem Reap’s happenings, as soon as they are announced.

Phare Circus has announced the show schedule for the month ahead. Book now for the Cambodian circus’s dynamic and high-octane performances in ‘Eclipse’, a story of rejection and revenge, or ‘Khmer Metal’, which highlights the challenges faced by young urban Cambodians, delivered with their customary show-stopping exuberance and live music soundtrack.

Made in Cambodia Market invites you to enjoy free live shows at the performance space amid the new layout of colourful craft stalls. June events include performances by Phare Circus and live music on Friday evenings, while traditional dance displays can be attended on Saturday evenings. Check the full schedule here and drop by!

Public Holidays

Friday June 1 : International Children’s Day

Observed in many countries around the world, this day highlights the protection of children’s rights and their well being.

Monday June 18 : Queen Mother’s Birthday

This annual national holiday celebrates the birthday of Queen Mother Norodom Monineath.

The good news: June 1st is a Friday, so the month starts with a big weekend packed with social happenings! The bad news: These are the last public holidays until September, so make sure to spend them well!

Social Calendar

June 1 – as long as stock lasts: Clearance Sale at DFS

Shop and enjoy up to 50% off select fashion and accessories from your favorite brands.*Until stocks last!

T Galleria by DFS, Angkor is the largest duty-free luxury department store in Cambodia, offering travelers an integrated retail, hospitality, and leisure experience. T Galleria by DFS, Angkor features prestigious international fashion and accessories, watches and jewelry, wines and spirits, and beauty and fragrances brands as well as a selection of locally handcrafted artisan products.

Where: T Galleria by DFS, Angkor
When: daily from 9am – 10pm
More info: Facebook

June 1: Children’s Cooking Class

Children can get creative this International Children’s Day at this fun cooking class. Created especially for them by Raffles’ culinary team, the hour-long class will involve plenty of chocolate and other delicious treats. The children can take their finished goodies home. For reservations, email dining.grandhotel@raffles.com.

Where: Raffles Grand Hotel d’Angkor, Siem Reap
When: June 1, 10am – 4pm (book your preferred one hour time slot)
Cost: $15++ per child
More info: Facebook

June 1 : Kids Rock on International Children’s Day

Kids age 11 or under are invited to join the fun at Hard Rock Cafe. Kids will have an activity corner just for them, where they can have their face painted and have fun with balloon sculpting. Kid’s age 11 or under eat for free, and there’s a 20% discount on two kid’s items (or more) at Rock Shop.

Where: Hard Rock Cafe Angkor, Siem Reap
When: June 1, 11am – 3pm
Cost: Kids eat free (with each adult meal purchase).
More info: Facebook

June 1 : Kampot Playboys launch debut album

Kampot Playboys are proud to release their debut studio album Garuda, recorded here in Siem Reap at 60 Road Studios. Celebrate the launch at their free show, which will include songs from the new album. Digital download cards with a special discount plus other merchandise will be available, too.

Where: Laundry Bar, Siem Reap
When: June 1, 9pm
Cost: free admission
More info: Facebook

June 1 – 3: The Art of Living Yoga Happiness Program

Hosted by Navutu Dreams and Yoga & Meditation in Siem Reap, The Art of Living Happiness Program spans a few hours daily, over three consecutive days. Learn easy yoga poses you can incorporate into your day for greater health, focus and relaxation. Enjoy unique guided meditations and get a taste of the beauty within.

Where: Navutu Dreams Resort & Wellness Retreat and Green Go Garden Restaurant, Siem Reap
When: June 1-3, various times, morning and evenings, at the two venues
Cost: $70
More info: Facebook

June 2: The Republic’s One Year Anniversary

The anniversary festivities will include DJs and bands providing the hottest beats from the last year. Guests can expect free beer and The Republic’s famous Sangria from 7pm – 8:30pm. Come dressed in black, white and glitter!

Where: The Republic, Sala Kamreuk Road, Siem Reap
When: June 2, 7-11pm
Cost:  Free admission
More info: Facebook

June 2 & 3: Théâtre francophone à Siem Reap

En plus de vous offrir une série de sketches qui nous font bien rire, ils sont heureux d’accueillir pour la première fois une troupe francophone de Bangkok : les Trois Mousquetaires qui jouera La Porte à Coté. C’est une comédie romantique écrite par Fabrice Roger Lacan, qui met en scène deux voisins de palier que tout oppose.

Where: Angkor Village Apsara Theatre, Wat Bo Road, Siem Reap
When: June 2, 6.30pm. June 3, 3pm
Cost:  $12 or $6
More info: Facebook

June 3: Grasshopper Community Bike Ride

This community bike ride for all takes place on the first Sunday of every month. Ride together at a steady pace, covering an estimated 30-40km.

Where: Meeting point is at Grasshopper Adventure Shop, Street 26
When: June 3, 7.30am – 11am
Cost: Free to ride. Bike hire is $5, booking your bike is essential. No Temple Pass required.
More info: Facebook

June 7: Free Flow Wine & Cheese Night – EGBOK Fundraiser

Join Park Hyatt Siem Reap for a fundraiser for EGBOK, a non-profit providing hospitality, and life skills training to underserved young adults in Cambodia.

Where: Park Hyatt Siem Reap
When: June 7 at 6pm – 8pm
Cost: $20 per person
More info: Facebook

June 7 and 8: Indie Theatrical Folk from Malaysia

Hameer Zawawi, song writer, singer and guitar player, performs live in Siem Reap on two nights, as he launches his new album “Deaf Ears”.Witness a very different kind of live performance on stage – just him and his guitar, playing his original indie repertoire.

Where: The Harbour, Night Market Road, Siem Reap
When: June 7 & 8 at 9pm
Cost: Free admission
More info: Facebook

June 9: Global Wellness Day

The world marks Global Wellness Day on 9th June and Raffles Grand Hotel d’Angkor is playing its part! Come along for an evening of Yoga and enjoy a tempting menu, featuring raw & healing ingredients that focus on detoxifying the body and re-energising the soul.

Where: Raffles Grand Hotel d’Angkor, Siem Reap
When: June 9, 5.30pm – 10.30pm
Cost:  full details on reservation. Call 063 963 888
More info: Facebook

June 9: JWOC Rocks For Education!

Stand behind quality education! A night for music, quizzes, drinks and food all in support of the JWOC Free Classes Program! Dress up as your favourite musician and belt out your favourite tunes and you could win a nights stay for 2 at Jaya House, Quad Bike for 2 people and many more prizes. Purchase raffle tickets at Republic before-hand or at the door. Chef Paul will have a barbecue roasting away with all your favourites, including vegan/vegetarian options, and enjoy a JWOC cocktail, created especially for the event.

Where: The Republic, Sala Kamreuk Road, Siem Reap
When: June 9, 7pm – 10pm
Cost:  $5 entry per team participating, and raffle tickets are on sale from $1
More info: Facebook

June 10: Community Eco Fair

Held on the second Sunday of each month, you are invited to Join the eco lifestyle movement and learn about the variety of environmental and socially-responsible work going on in Siem Reap. Get creative with fun recycling workshops and craft demonstrations, shop for ethical, fair-trade crafts and organic produce. Relax in a family-friendly garden, with face-painting for the kids. Recycle your unwanted materials (see event notes for more info on what can be brought along).

Where: The Republic, Sala Kamreuk Road, Siem Reap
When: June 10, 12 midday – 6pm
Cost:  free admission
More info: Facebook

June 14: Hard Rock Cafe Angkor’s 47th Birthday

Happy birthday, Hard Rock Cafe! On June 14, 1971, an American-style diner opened in an old Rolls Royce dealership and called it Hard Rock Cafe. Hard Rock Cafe Angkor will pay homage to 1971 with an Original Legendary® Burger offer for just 71 cents++ per guest on a first-come, first-served basis from 11 am until 12 midday. Later, a 70s themed party will feature an Eric Clapton and Cream tribute.

Where: Hard Rock Cafe Angkor, Siem Reap
When: June 14, 8pm for the 70s themed party
Cost:  free admission
More info: Facebook

June 17: Siem Reap Community Safety Fair

Come enjoy a beautiful Sunday morning on the stunning green lawn of the Jaya House RiverPark. Bring the whole family for kids crafts, activities, amazing coffee and baked goods and lots of other surprises. You will get the chance to meet and interact with companies and organisations whose aim is to make our community safer and stronger and receive valuable information about how you can take part in keeping your family and friends safe.

Where: Jaya House RiverPark, East River Road, Siem Reap
When: June 17, 9am – 2pm
Cost:  free admission
More info: Facebook

June 17 : Vegan & Vegetarian Food Festival

Imagine over twelve local restaurants, cafes, bakeries and farms serving up delicious vegan and vegetarian tapas! No, you’re not dreaming! Come along to enjoy music and a raffle in support of Free To Shine, a non-profit organisation working to prevent human trafficking in Siem Reap Province. Moringa Bar will be serving a tempting selection of cocktails, Cambodian craft brews and two types of sangria.

Where: AngkorHUB, Night Market Street, Siem Reap
When: June 17, 12 noon – 4pm
Cost: $1 entry, $1 per token to sample a tapas-sized vegan or vegetarian dish
More info: Facebook

June 20: Bottomless Pasta Night

Bottomless Pasta Night can mean only one thing – a never-ending bowl of pasta! Choose vegan ravioli, tortellini, spaghetti Bolognese, vegetarian eggplant lasagna, antipasti and garlic bread, as well as a rotating selection of vegan and vegetarian sauces. Trying to stick to a healthy diet? There’s always the unlimited salad bar!

Where: The Republic, Sala Kamreuk Road, Siem Reap
When: June 20, 6.30pm – 9.30pm
Cost: Never-ending pasta bowl $6.50. Kids half price
More info: Facebook

June 21: World Music Day 2018

Celebrate International World Music Day 2018 at The Harbour! Siem Reap bands and musicians will perform non-stop live music! Bands and artists lined up for the night include Cambojam, Screaming Riels, Siem Reap Groove Collective, Xrays and Brian Wood. Don’t miss the best line up of the year in Siem Reap!

Where: The Harbour, Night Market Road, Siem Reap
When: June 21, 6pm – 1am
Cost: free admission
More info: Facebook

June 30: The Village Cafe One Year Anniversary

As a thank you to all customers and friends of The Village Cafe, they are throwing a party never to forget. The iconic and legendary pop princess Rejane Magloire (aka Reggie from the Band Indeep) from the hit “LAST NIGHT A DJ SAVED MY LIFE”, will be performing live during the anniversary party. Tickets are expected to sell out quickly, so if you’re in for the party of the year; book your tickets now.

Where: The Village Cafe
When: June 30
Cost: $35 including a glass of Bubbly
More info: To be released soon. Keep an eye on their Facebook page.

Weekly Events in June

There’s always something going on in town. Get the scoop on Siem Reap’s regular weekly events below:

Every Monday: Cultural Dinner & Performance at Park Hyatt

What’s the deal? Enjoy an enchanted evening at the beautiful courtyard with performances from the elegant Apsara dancers (every Monday and Friday), and Bokator, Cambodian martial arts (every Wednesday and Sunday). Executive Chef Pisith has created a set menu based on traditional Khmer recipes.

Set menus from $35++ per person, A la carte also available.

Where: Park Hyatt’s Courtyard
When: Mondays 7pm – 8pm (also available on Wednesdays, Fridays & Sundays)
More info: For reservations, please call +855 632 1234 or diningroom.repph@hyatt.com

Every Tuesday: Happy Hour at The Aviary Hotel

What’s the deal? Get your drinks at half price during happy hour at The Glide Bar. This is your chance to try the Jungle Bird and the Canary 75, the hotel’s signature cocktails.

Where: The Aviary Hotel Siem Reap, #09 Tep Vong Street
When: Tuesdays 5pm – 6pm (also available on all other days)
More info: Facebook

Every Wednesday: All night happy hour at Picasso Bar

What’s the deal? Buy one get one free on all Cocktails and freshly made Sangria – all evening!

Where: Picasso Bar, Alley West
When: Wednesdays
More info: Facebook

Every Thursday: …?

Organizing a weekly event on Thursdays? Let us know and this spot is yours!

Every Friday: Wine, Tapas & Live Music at Sofitel Fridays

What’s the deal? Sit back, relax and enjoy a glass of wine or a cocktail whilst enjoying live-acoustic guitar music.

Where: Explorer’s Tales Bar, Sofitel Angkor Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort
When: Fridays 6pm  – 9pm
More info: Facebook

Every Saturday: PARTY ALL NIGHT on Courtyard Marriott’s Upperdeck

What’s the deal? Admire an amazing sunset, enjoy breathtaking views, taste wines and cocktails every Saturdays at the newest rooftop bar in Siem Reap, Upperdeck!

Where: Courtyard Marriott
When: Saturdays, 8pm – 1am
More info: Facebook

Every Sunday: Miami Pool Sessions at Lub d Hostel

What’s the deal? Chill out and cool down by the pool at Miami Pool Sessions! Enjoy half price cocktails ALL DAY at The Little Red Fox Bar & Cafe at Lub d plus free access to the pool and poolside games, while relaxing to tropical house, disco and hip hop tunes!

Where: Lub d Hostel
When: Sundays, 2pm – 8pm
More info: Facebook

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