Wondertoots, it’s like Wonderfruit but gay and for poor people

Never mind Wonderfruit It's so last week, and a ticket cost your Thai fresh-out-of-college boy toy a quarter of his paycheck Here comes Wondertoots, the two-night-long party described by organizer Dudesweet as "It's like Wonderfruit but GAY” Instead of going to a place like Pattaya, meet familiar faces like DJ Mae Happyair, DJ Tee Deeper and DJ Tong, all in the convenient location of Silom Soi 4 — which is...

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Trans law graduate fights to dress as woman at graduation

Thai transgender activist Nada Chaiyajit completed her undergraduate studies in August, and two months later, school officials told her 12 classmates — all men — that their...

Trans law graduate fights to dress as woman at graduation

Trans men earn rare spotlight on Thai magazine cover (VIDEO)

LGBT magazine Prism has made headlines on local blogs and newspapers for their first anniversary issue featuring seven trans men on the cover — rare exposure for the community...

Trans men earn rare spotlight on Thai magazine cover (VIDEO)

Thai temple’s attempt to be LGBT-positive with ‘Butch’ and ‘Ladyboy’ bathrooms

In the Southern province of Trang, a temple built separate bathrooms for "ladyboys" and “butch's" as a way to make LGBT Buddhists feel welcome Photos of the toilets at...

Thai temple’s attempt to be LGBT-positive with ‘Butch’ and ‘Ladyboy’ bathrooms

Teacher allegedly fired for being transgender, hopes to share message of love and acceptance

A Filipino transgender teacher in Bangkok was recently fired from her job, allegedly because of her gender, which the Thai school claimed to not realize when they hired her Pet...

Teacher allegedly fired for being transgender, hopes to share message of love and acceptance

Watch people from seven Asian cities respond to the LGBT community (VIDEO)

As pride month approaches, Coconuts TV went out on the streets in seven Asian megacities and asked: "What do you think about LGBT people" Two Bangkokians said they were open...

Watch people from seven Asian cities respond to the LGBT community (VIDEO)

Big day: Surrogate baby Carmen flies home with gay couple

The same-sex parents who won custody of their daughter in a high-profile surrogacy case last month flew home with baby Carmen last night   Gordon Lake and Manuel Santos,...

Big day: Surrogate baby Carmen flies home with gay couple

Proud and fearless in Phuket: Coconuts visits Thailand’s only ‘pride march’ (PHOTOS)

A weeklong celebration of pride and love ended Sunday on Phuket with hundreds marching along the Patong beachfront while large crowds gathered to watch and cheer at the Phuket...

Proud and fearless in Phuket: Coconuts visits Thailand’s only ‘pride march’ (PHOTOS)

Pangina Heals mounts buffalo in elephant garb in latest episode of ‘QAF’ (VIDEO)

A wired world exposes us to a bounty of amazing sights and images every day But nothing so wondrous has crossed our interscreens as Pangina Heals, the superlative-laden host of...

Strap on your stilettos and go rock climbing with Pangina Heals in QAF the Third

Being a celebrity drag queen is hard work When not planning enchanting wardrobes and re-applying make-up, you’re strapping on stiletto heels to go rock climbing Having seized...

Strap on your stilettos and go rock climbing with Pangina Heals in QAF the Third

Coconuts Bangkok Lgbt+

Looking for the best LGBT clubs, events and meetups in the city? Looking to get a little insight on LGBT rights in Thailand, read interviews with activists, find out about trans news or check out the latest LGBT businesses across the city? You’re in the right place. We’ve also got exclusive video insights on Thailand-specific LGBT topics. Check out our video on “toms” and “dees” or get woke with our video series on LGBT issues with the city’s top drag performer. Look no further than Coconuts Bangkok.