Amazing Thailand was envisioned as a place for all who missed home, Thailand. General Manager Yin Srichoochat noted that the restaurant has been celebrating Songkran, Thai New Year since 2011 in the Uptown Area. Traditionally, one would pour water on their elders’ hands and ask for forgiveness. Water is special in Thailand given the country’s connection to the Mekong River and this resonates with the Land of 10,000 Lakes. Racial attacks against Asians and people of Asian descent have increased since COVID-19 along with unemployment. Amazing Thailand’s staff joined others in re-building and begun the healing process through art. They are also raising funds to assist businesses recover in the area.