The lantern festival in Hat Yai is divided into 7 categories: Amazing Small World, Amazing Floating Lantern, Amazing Animal Planet, Amazing Lantern of the East, Amazing Chinese Lantern, Amazing Bird Paradise and Amazing Sculpture Lantern.

The exhibits are both Thai and international. There are also cultural performances.

Date: 1st January - 30 April 2012

Location:Hat Yai Municipality Park, Songkhla Province