16 Aug 19:00
Samsara Beach Club
WHITE BALL FESTIVAL - An All White Attire With Glitter & Gold Costume Ball Festival.
Tuesday, August 16, 2022, Ivy Events, Cartel De Los Amigos & 69 Bar, with collaboration from Phangan Arena & Seaside Haadrin West, in concert and with support from Grune Sonne Festival, Sons of the Moon Samui, and Waxx Koh Tao, is proud to bring to Koh Phangan a full on rave themed festival: The White Ball Festival at the beautiful Samsara Beach Club of Koh Phangan, Thailand.
About Samsara Beach Club:
The venue boasts of a serene private beach front, a large seaside swimming pool on the lower deck, and the main upper stage with dance floor and bars.
Samsara is known for hosting some of the wildest parties on Koh Phangan. With its spacious two deck levels:
Deck 1, ocean side beach front level offers a grand swimming pool with sundecks and direct access to the beach - perfect for a swim and lounge by pool side activities - you want to bring your beach towels and a change of clothes for in between swimming and dancing or just get jiggy with us in your bikinis and swim trunks!
Deck 2, spacious grand dance floor with an elevated DJ booth covered in arrays of decor and fashioned for a king to dj within - perfect for all the dancers and performers who love to show their footworks from night until morning.
What to expect:
A festival for the ages, where dress code is all white attire from head to toe with glitter and gold. This white costume party starts from 7pm until 7am. Hours of pure bliss, with dancers, performers, food carts, art market, and a total of 8 of the finest International as well as local DJs on Koh Phangan, Koh Tao, and Koh Samui, you will be in awe and in love with this event production from start until finish.
We start with the Pre Party to be held at Phangan Arena, with a start time of 3pm, where their day parties are always wet & wild!
Next we open the gates at Samsara for the main show @ 7pm with ambient organic sunset sounds to ease you into the night when the mayhem takes over with grooving beats and lots of footwork fuel for your dancing shoes. From 7pm until 9pm you can chill, relax, by the pool side or take a swim while enjoying the beautiful sunset. Then from 9pm until early next morning, we party in all white dressed attire from head to toe while splashing on some glitter & gold. With fire burners, dancers/performers, and drum beats from the one and only, Bata Beats, you can dance with us on the main deck by the sea or on the upper deck where the open ball room gives you that fresh ocean breeze with a view.
To follow we give you the after party at Seaside Haadrin West set to begin at 7am the following morning for all the die hard ravers who still wanna rock the dance floor with us. Seaside Haadrin West is just a short 3 min ride by bike or taxi from Samsara Beach Club. The after party vibes are always authentic and filled with good vibes. Seaside Haadrin West offers a beautiful venue with direct beach access over looking the island of Koh Samui. The beats keep flowing here.
Our venues are rain covered so we keep dancing rain or shine!
*RUI TANG, LOUD BKK, Tibet.
Born and bred in the highlands of the Tibetan mountains comes Rui Tang, a stylish musical character who is well known in the underground scenes of Bangkok and Koh Phangan.
Rui’s musical style showcases her traditional roots along with the unique sounds of world music that she was introduced to when she moved to Thailand nine years ago.
Hit with this amazingly unique sensory overload, Rui discovered techno in Bangkok’s underground clubs, a genre that made her ears feel right at home and energized her love for electronic music and to become a DJ.
Today, Rui has a deep passion for spinning many types of electronic music, including indie dance & acid house, downtempo & organic house, techno, disco, house and minimal, and has also started producing her own tunes.
Over the years, she has brought her unique sounds to dance floors all across Thailand, including Fly to the Moon Festival, Kolour Festival, Back 2 The Groove Festival, Unarhan Festival, Taidin Garden Festival, Dirty Rabbit Festival, Trust the Process Festival, Mustache, Sing Sing Theater, Maggie Choo’s, the Emperor’s Secret, Never Normal BKK, VHS Club, Bangkok Island, 12x12 Bar, Rabbit Hole Bar, Le Café des Stagiaires, Saferoom, Loud BKK, Epic Entertainment, Mad Stash, Lost Paradise, Samsara Beach Club, Why Nam beach, Retro Mountain Koh Phangan, Barcelona Bar, Moon Rock, Three-sixty Bar, Chill Up Bar, MIR, IVE Lounge, Bluerama, Alpha Bar, Sabaii Bay Beach Club and more.
*TINO MORENO, Cartel De Los Amigos, Bel.
Tino Moreno, born and bred in Brussels in the 70s found a profound love for electronic music (deep house, deep minimal, tech house and techno). His unique taste in sounds started to gather a following in the Brussels scene who had him playing at venues like Dali's Bar, BPM, Foo's Bar and Level Bar.
In 2016 he made noise in Koh Phangan sharing the stage with legends like Sébastien Leger , Citizen Kain , Joris De Lacroix , Nakadia , Secret Cinema and more.
He continues to grace the ears of many on the islands best parties and venues (Lost Paradise, Cartel de los amigos, Barcelona, Cult, Eden and many more). With nearly 20 years of musical knowledge and experience under his belt… who knows what tricks he has under his sleeve.
Mixcloud : tinomoreno Facebook : Tino Moreno Instagram:@tinomoreno97
*FABIAN DRESENS, Sincopat // Eklektisch // Sons Of The Moon, Bel.
Fabian Dresens, born in Belgium grew up in Spain and London. He began playing at 14 years old in the south of Spain, influenced by break beats and drum n bass. In 2007 he moved to Ibiza and began playing in some of the best after parties in the island.
After 2 years he moved from the island to Valencia, Barcelona and finally London, playing in some of the best clubs in each city and sharing Dj booths with big names like MAETRIK aka Maceo Plex, Shall Ocin, Edu Imbernon, AFFKT, Odd Parents, Boiler Room Co-founder Thristian, Sutja Gutierrez, Marek Hemmann, Daniel kyo, Andrew Grant (Circo Loco Dc-10 Ibiza) and many more, also he playing in OFFSónar (Barcelona).
He released his first tracks on V.A with the label Eklektisch-label (The Sun Is Coming Up) and later on SINCOPAT his second Ep (Words On The Lips / Know You), both tracks with vocals by quartz-clocks. The EP is composed of two original tracks and 3 Rmx from Z.D.S ( Zombie Disco Squad), Fiberroot (Ellum-Correspondant) and John Barrera from Soul Clap Recordings.
In 2018, Fabian Dresens moves to Koh Samui, in the gulf of Thailand
and has played in different cities and festivals around Asia with international djs such as Pan-Pot, Lee Van Dowski, Marco Carola, Sven Väth, Robbie Akbal. He is also the co-founder of Sons Of The Moon and ASAJAN Festival.
*DAVID CHONG, Guy's Bar | Eden, Fr.
A native of France, living on Koh Phangan for many years and is arguably one of the most saught after and famous DJ in all of Phangan. David is one of the original DJs of the infamous Guy's Bar, a resident at the popular Eden, David has played in pratically every venue there is on Phangan. David's journey into House music has been over many years and David brings to us his flavours of sounds that is always refreshing and grooving. A Dj/ producer, David's true love for the music and underground vibes has brought smiles and every lasting memories for the thousands who have come to Phangan to enjoy their holidays. His style of music always keeps the dance floor bouncing and jiving while delivering energy into the souls of the dancers all over the world. David often travels to other countries for his sets but remains a true Koh Phangan resident with his island life and vibe.
*PETER CHRISTIAN, Reload Records, AVVAX, Can.
Peter Christian, DJ/ Producer, signed with techno labels such as Reload Records and Black Snake Recordings, a true techno artist by nature but loves also Indie & Minimal. Born in Vietnam, raised in Canada, now living in Koh Phangan, Peter hosts parties and events around the island but noticeably at his residencies Moon House Beach Bar and you can find you also every Monday at Seaside Haadrin West.
Peter began his journey into house music at an early age. He saw this style of music and scene and fell in love with it immediately propelling him to start dj'ing and playing in cities in Canada such as Montreal and Toronto. Having moved to Koh Phangan, Peter has played at some of the biggest festivals and parties on the island. He was resident dj for Waterfall Party & Addict Forest Club. He has played also for Jungle Experience Koh Phangan alongside names such as Mark Knight. Peter have also played in Europe at Sea You Festival & Grune Sonne Festival where on the tickets are names such as Adam Beyer, Amelie Lens, AKA AKA, Boris Brejcha, Joyhauser, Maceo Plex, Monika Kruse, Nakadia, Marcus Meinhardt, Pan-Pot, Sam Paginini, Solomon, Sven Vath, Thomas Schumacher, The Yellowheads, Victor Ruiz, Coyu, Giorgia Angiuli, H.O.S.H, Teenage Mutants, and many more.
Presently Peter has put aside production and is mainly focusing on dj'ing and making lastly memories for the parties & festivals which he has within his heart to create.
*SKINNY MARK, Waxx Koh Tao, Th.
Skinny Mark is one of the resident DJs from Retox Sessions for Music Festivals such as the 808 Festival, Together Festival, and more. In 2017 moved to Koh Tao to build an underground music scene by being a part of creating the Tao Festival and B2TG festival, as well as being DJ residencies for clubs and bars around koh tao island.
Presently Skinny Mark is the resident dj at Koh Tao's one and only infamous after party underground venue - Waxx Koh Tao.
*NISA BROWN, AVVAX, Seaside Haadrin West, Th.
Nisa Brown, a Thai native, came into the underground electronic music scene when she experienced some of the best night clubs in Bangkok, Phuket, and Koh Phangan many years ago. Nisa is a part of the duo AVVAX where she plays solo or sometimes b2b performing sets. Nisa loves progressive, melodic, and techno genres and when she gets behind the decks, she always makes the dance floor busy and filled with smiles.
Nisa has played in some of the best spots on Phangan, most noticeably Moon House on Full Moon nights and Oxa Beach Club for their Female Force events.
*B14CKPE4R1S, Sound Garden, Th.
B14CKP34R1S, a Thai native, brings excellence in executions when he steps into the booth. His deep driving melodic & techno grooves brings a mature and serious mood on the dance floor.
B14CKP34R1S is often resident at Sound Garden Koh Phangan and Haadrin Resort where you can catch him laying out his beats every full moon party on Haadrin Beach.
Featuring BATA BEATS (live drum & MC), The Black Bamboo Samui, Ita.
Christian Bata, aka BATA BEATS, Koh Samui's beloved son, master of ceremonies and a force behind the percussions. Bata brings life and energy to every party and festival he plays at. His love for house music combined with his drumming passion brings high level energy and postive vibes to the scene. Bata is resident at The Black Bamboo and can be seen playing alongside many dj's with their sets. A talent not to be missed!
Notable festivals Bata is resident with:
Halfmoon Festival Koh Phangan
Jungle Experience Koh Phangan
We are joined by Ritual Entertainment, a group of high level fire and fire effects, state of the art led performers & performances, as well as silk, neon, aerial and specialty performances. Featuring at White Ball with their most popular show, the fire spectacle. Using multiple props with choreographed partner acts and acrobatic elements. The Ritual shows brings a perfect element to White Ball themed event.
Their costumes will fit for a steamy saucy evening for all to marvel. Ritual team uses a multitude of professional grade props that will give White Ball and the attendees that something special we all have been looking for. Their fire performance kit includes poi, partner poi, fire snake, palm torches, fire fans, fire hoop, and rope dart with specialty effects. With Ritual Entertainment, we will together create an evening to remember.
More about Ritual Entertainment:
There will be art market vendors for your shopping eyes, live sensual massage stations, food carts for your appetites, go go dancers and performers, fire burners into the night, and lots of beautiful people dressed to impress!
Come dressed up to the nines and impress friends and strangers alike and let us bedazzle you with our decors, light shows, visuals, and of course quality sound and quality beats! We will make this one tribe, one people, one unity, one love.
Block 1 - July 11-24: 250B (limited)
Block 2 - July 25-Aug 7: 350B (limited)
Block 3 - Aug 8-16: 500B (limited)
600B at the gate.
Advanced tix @ discounted rates in person @ 500B starting August 8 at the following authorised affiliate vendors @:
Koh phangan (limited tix available):
69 Bar, Phangan Arena, Phangan Events, Kohnect, Retro Mountain, Chill Up, Beach Lounge Bar, Tommy Resort, Sand & Tan, Wet Hostel, Moon House Beach Bar, Pho Phangan, The Nomad House.
Koh Tao (limited tix available):
Waxx Koh Tao
Koh Samui (limited tix available):
Sons of the Moon
All other authorised affiliates tix also @500B (limited tix available).
*** Discounts for Phangan locals at the door, please present ID for verification***
Festival tickets gets you access to all Pre Party, Main Party, and After Party venues.
After Party at Seaside Haadrin West to start 7am - free entry with proof of ticket to event or 100B without proof of ticket.
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