1 December 2017, 128 students from 42 schools participated in the Chinese singing contest held by CIAU.
The contestants were divided into four groups: kindergarten, primary school, middle school and college. NAPATSARA SURUANG was nominated No. 1 in kindergarten group with her Butterfly Loves Flowers, KAMOLRAS HEMSIRI No. 1 in primary school group with her Girls from Mount Ali, PHENPHAK HANMAK No. 1 in middle school group with her Shanghai Bund, and NATPAKAL KOONCHA No. 1 in college group with his The Great Wall in my Heart.
Assumption College Rayong, Assumption Commercial College, Watsakaew School, Watkhubon School and Matthayom Banbangkapi School were nominated outstanding coordinating schools.
Xinhua News Agency, one of the top news agencies in China, broadcast the singing contest in live. Parents of the contestants also broadcast the contest on Line and Facebook in live.