PARIS, France – Saudi Arabia’s pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai announced that it received two million visitors in 86 days, nearly 30 percent of the total visitors to Expo since its October opening, the official Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported.
The Kingdom’s pavilion celebrated this milestone with fireworks and laser lights, the press agency said.
Last week, Expo 2020 Dubai organizers have recorded more than seven million visitors to the site the launch of the global event, as some activities at the world fair are suspended as a precautionary measure in the wake of the heightened COVID -19 concerns.
Since Expo – the largest major global event to be held since the start of the pandemic – launched on October 1, organizers have clocked 7,167,591 visits to the site in the period up to December 20.
Organizers at Expo 2020 Dubai have announced they will ring in 2022 with a line – up of live activities on December 31, including a music festival featuring two DJs, two fireworks display and a midnight ‘ball drop’ at Al – Wasl Plaza.