Often an Expo changes things around the world. Like how the famous Eiffel tower came into life with an Exposition, the Expo 2020 Dubai is all set to make huge waves of change in Dubai in 2020. This exciting event is filled with wait-worthy scenarios starting this October 2020! This mega event brings together nations from all around the world – 120 to be specific and will undoubtedly be one of the biggest global events of the century! Curious to know more? Wander no more! Read ahead in this blog to know everything you need to know about the grand Expo 2020 Dubai!
What is expo 2020?
The most awaited event of 2020 in Dubai, Expo2020 Dubai is a platform where different countries come together to promote the motto of the fest and share ideas, technology and innovations for the betterment of the world. Every five years, world fairs are held at a selected country around the world and each of them involves a particular theme and motto. The first-ever expo was conducted in 1851 at the Crystal Palace London. This was during the industrial revolution and had over 10000 inventions from the time.
Regarding the motto and theme of each expo, a great example is the 2015 world Expo in Milan themed on Energy for life and feeding the planet. Sustainability being the trivial topic of the time, the theme of Expo 2020 is also focused on a similar banner; “Connecting Minds, Creating the future”. Commencing in October 2020, the Expo 2020 will go on until April 2021. Read ahead to know more.
Expo 2020 Theme
Expos are often a catalyst. They encourage cultural and economic transformation and brings together the global community in a unique manner. The motto of Expo 2020, Connecting Minds, Creating the future is focused on technological advancements around the world where people build sustainability as well. Expo 2020 Dubai has 3 sub-themes as well; Opportunity, Mobility, and Sustainability. The ideas including architecture of the pavilion are founded based on these themes and sub-themes.
Location of the Expo 2020 Dubai
The government of Dubai has done extensive preparation for the Expo. The Dubai South or the new development is planned and built specifically for the Expo 2020. A total of 438 hectares of land is converted into a brand new city, close to the Al Maktoum Airport for connectivity as well. The Dubai Metro will also have a route specifically in time for the Expo that will take 46000 passengers to and from the Expo city from the Dubai Marina in less than 16 minutes.
Setting Expectations for the Expo 2020
The Expo 2020 will be a sight and experience to behold, unlike others. Dubai is renown to go high when it comes to events and this one is bigger than most. Think futuristic! Here are some 3D renders of the pavilion to give you a mental picture of how this is going to be!
In addition to the main pavilion, there will be several interactive exhibits, lavish meeting spaces, country zones, hangouts and a lot more! Each country participating will have a uniquely designed mini pavilion as well to add to the excitement!
If you are a gastronomy enthusiast or an art enthusiast, Expo 2020 definitely has a lot to offer to you. With cuisines all over the world flying to town with a wide array of varieties, you are going to have your moment in heaven. Local, as well as global artists, are also given space for exhibitions in the canvas of this Expo.
Tickets to the Expo2020
The Expo 2020 is going to be a busy hustle of activities and programs with over 192 countries and 200 restaurants. Tickets to Expo 2020 bought are bound to be worth every penny spent!
1 DAY pass: You can get access from 10 AM to 10 PM on weekdays with this pass and also get a full day power-packed entertainment.
3 DAY pass: With this pass, you can expand your enjoyment into 3 days and enjoy the best of Expo 2020 UAE over 3 days of your choice
Seasonal Pass: With this ultimate pass you can avoid missing out on anything and witness every single day of the Expo with the monthly pass offered.
We hope we have supplied you with all the necessary information to intrigue your curiosity and encourage you to make plan your Dubai trip during the Expo! Book early to get the best Dubai packages and Dubai attractions. Make sure you plan your trip well ahead considering all the things to do in Dubai as well. Keep traveling and explore with #NOREGRETS!