King Vajiralongkorns Birthday falls on July 28th each year and commemorates the Kings birthday who was also known as Rama X.
People will spend the day off work enjoying time with family and friends. Most public offices are closed but private businesses will be open.
King Vajiralongkorns has ruled Thailand since October 13, 2016 taking the throne from his father King Bhumibol, who passed away. His father had ruled Thailand for 70 years passing the throne to his only son King Vajiralongkorns at the age of 64 making him the oldest Thai to ascend to the throne.