This year’s Downtown Dubai New Year’s Eve Gala witnessed a dazzling never-before-seen show of fireworks, LED light and laser beam displays. The show, which was put on by Emaar Properties, has once again positioned Dubai on the global map with the world’s most-watched New Year’s Eve spectacle.
The gala event also obtained the Guinness World Records title for the ‘World’s Largest LED-Illuminated Façade’ on Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest building. The most-attended to date in the Middle East, the Downtown Dubai New Year’s Eve Gala saw residents and visitors from around the world forming large crowds in Burj Park, Mohammed bin Rashid Boulevard and along The Dubai Mall’s waterfront promenade.
The event was also live streamed on www.youtube.com/DowntownDubai with four different camera angles including an aerial view from three drones which were introduced this year, for the complete effect. Additionally, live feeds of the event were telecast over major international channels reaching billions of people around the world. An amazing breadth of humanity gathered together for this special event reflecting Dubai’s many fans and residents from all over the world. What a night it was.