The World Expo has a long legacy. The very first World Expo was held in 1851, showcasing technological innovations that were available during the Industrial Revolution era – the period that witnessed the transition of the manufacturing sector. One of those innovations was the telegraph, which was showcased as one of the main attractions of the first World Expo.
Dubai World Expo 2020
Dubai is known for its trendy lifestyle, modern architecture, grand structures, vibrant lifestyle, and of course large shopping malls. But that is not all that Dubai is known for. It is also home to several exhibitions and trade shows that bring thousands of businessmen from around the world to the city. Last year, Dubai was all set to host its grandest exhibition, the Dubai Expo 2020, but worldwide travel restrictions because of Covid19 forced the exhibition organizers to move the date forward to October 1st, 2021.
If you are planning on flying to Dubai to visit the Expo, here is a complete guide to everything you need to know.
Expo 2020 is a 6-month event, scheduled from 1st October 2021 until 31st March 2022. Its theme is "Connecting Minds, Creating the Future". It highlights its goal of bringing together innovative minds to solve some of the world's biggest problems. The Expo 2020 is an action-packed event with multiple attractions under three main pillars: Sustainable Development, Innovation and Society change.
The Dome is one of the most fascinating pieces of architecture at Dubai Expo. It's the largest projection surface in the world, and every night it offers stunning visuals for visitors. Other notable experience is a ride on one of the world’s largest lift that can carry 160 people at once.
The best way to get to know a country is through food and hospitality. Considering that Expo 2020 is all about getting to know different cultures, the food this food expo will leave you with an amazing variety of cuisines from around the world. You'll also find an authentic culinary show where more than 50 countries will display their cuisines demonstrating their specialties.
The World Expo features daily shows and spectacular events that showcase innovations, businesses, and culture. Be part of the magic in Dubai to explore 192 countries in one single place.