Burj Khalifa lights up for Expo 2020 Dubai one year to go


The one year- count down to the world’s greatest show, Expo 2020, Dubai has started on Sunday 20th October 2019.  Burj Khalifa, the iconic world’s tallest tower lights up to mark the countdown of the biggest event.

Expo 2020 Dubai will start on 20 October next year with organizers expecting over 25 million visitors over six months under the banner “Connecting Minds, Connecting future” - the largest event ever staged in the Arab world - is set to welcome millions of visitors,” organizers said.

Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid, Vice President and Ruler of Dubai said " I am proud of our teams who earned this victory for Dubai with two years of hard work, dedication, and commitment,”

Earlier in 2013, UAE has been selected as the country to host the world’s biggest show for 2020, The Mega event aims to inspire entrepreneurs as well as transform lives as a creative thinker.

Visitors are expected to experience warm Emirati hospitality and UAE’s Values of inclusion of tolerance and cooperation.

Various events have been organized to mark the countdown of the biggest ever show in the world.  Many more celebrations across the emirates are planned to celebrate the 365-day countdown.