Sheikh Zayed Festival Breaks 4 Guinness World Records With Spectacular NYE Celebrations

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The Sheikh Zayed Festival, currently underway at Abu Dhabi’s Al Wathba area, marked the New Year 2024 with an unforgettable celebration, setting four new Guinness World Records along the way.

The festival’s grand fireworks display lasted an impressive 40 minutes, breaking three Guinness World Records for the most fireworks, longest fireworks display, and most formations in a fireworks display.

Additionally, a drone show featuring over 5,000 drones set a new Guinness World Record for the largest aerial logo.

The festival’s entertainment didn’t stop there. The Emirates Fountain put on a dazzling laser show, while the Glowing Towers Garden and the pavilions were alive with performances from around the world. Visitors were also treated to traditional Razfa and Ayalah dances at the Heritage Village and a variety of activities for children at Children’s City.

For adrenaline junkies, Fun Fair City presented rides and attractions, while the House of Horror and Al Forsan Sports Resort offered thrilling experiences. The International Civilisations Parade showcased the colorful cultures of the participating countries, while international bands performed exciting Sparkling and Confetti shows at the Emirates Fountain.

Foodies were spoilt for choice with a wide array of local and international cuisine, and shoppers were delighted with discounts and bonus surprises at the festival’s many shops and stalls.

The Sheikh Zayed Festival continues to run until March 9, offering visitors a unique and unforgettable experience until the very end.

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