The Sheikh Zayed Festival in the Emirates broke two world records recorded in the “Guinness Book” of records, with visitors receiving the first minutes of the year 2021 with huge fireworks displays.
The fireworks illuminated the sky of the Al Wathba area for 35 continuous minutes, as they were fired from 16 towers in various formations and colors, dazzling the audience.
The festival succeeded in breaking two world records recorded in the “Guinness Book” of records. For the first time in the world, the “Girandola” technique was used to break the record in the number of shots by firing 300 “Girandola” rounds in a time of 30 seconds, as was done for the time. The first in the world to break the “Guinness” record for the largest fireworks display with the most straight-line shots.
In order to preserve the comfort and safety of visitors, “the Supreme Organizing Committee of the festival coordinated with the Abu Dhabi Police General Command and the competent security authorities to follow up and facilitate traffic movement on the main and secondary roads leading to the festival area to ensure a safe flow of traffic.”
New Year’s Eve celebrations were held “amid the application of all precautionary measures to prevent the Coronavirus, as the Supreme Organizing Committee of the festival was keen to provide thousands of masks that were distributed free of charge to the public, as well as increasing sterilization liquid packages in all areas, wings, corners and gates of the festival, in addition to checking the temperature at the gates.” Access”.