1. Main Stage @ Front of Grand Postal Building
This building has a few names, such as the General Post Office, Central Post Office and Grand Postal Building. It was opened on 24 June 1940 on the former site of the British Legation. Today, the building remains functioning as a Thailand Post’s post office which provides postal services to the general public, and a portion of the building now houses the Thailand Creative & Design Center (TCDC). The main concert stage shall be placed in the front of this building and open to the general public free of charge.
Estimated capacity: 1,500 – 2,500 px.
Google photos: Search for “grand postal office bangkok”
2. Grand Postal Building Basement
Under the Central Post Office hides a basement that is rarely utilized, which shall house one of BMC’s showcase stages.
Estimated capacity: 300 – 400 px.
3. Gallery @ TCDC 1st floor
TCDC’s Gallery room houses all sorts of creative exhibitions. It is basically a black box with unlimited possibilities and BMC has received the opportunity to utilize it as a showcase venue.
Estimated capacity: 150-200 px.
Example photos: Facebook album
4. Hongkong House
A Hong Kong bar and restaurant with hip Italian vintage loft style decorations.
5. Speedy Grandma
“Speedy Grandma” is an independent art space devoted to experimental ideas, practices and the search for possible intersections of arts.
The name came from an urban ghost legend about a grandma being cut in half by a string stretched across a small street while riding a motorbike. Legend goes, if anyone rides too fast in that small street, he will see in his wing mirror the upper half of grandma’s body speedily crawling after his vehicle…
Estimated capacity: 100 px.
6. Soy Sauce Factory
Soy Sauce Factory is a converted ‘warehouse’ at the beginning of Chinatown near iconic Rivercity and Sheraton Orchid hotel. This multiple purposes space is suitable for creative events operating as a ‘blank canvas’ for art show, fashion events, product showcases and video/multi-media projections.
Estimated capacity: 250 px.
7. To More
On a normal evening, To More is a cocktail bar with live jazz bands. But for BMC, it will be turned into a showcase venue featuring bands of various genres spanning from rock to experimental.
Estimated capacity: 50-80 px.
8. Foojohn Building
FooJohn Building is a unique restaurant where 3 offerings, 3 interiors, and 3 atmospheres coexist in a renovated 1960’s post modern building, and BMC will be taking over their 2nd floor to host a showcase stage.
Estimated capacity: 40-50 px.