Expo 2020, Dubai

Expo 2020 Dubai is a World Expo that's going to be hosted by Dubai in the United Arab Emirates. A World Expo is a mega international event in terms of size, scale, and duration and visitor numbers.

It's a festival and a platform where people from all over the world come together and connect with each other, share ideas, learn and innovate. It's also a place you can come and have fun. The Expo will have Pavilions of 192 countries, 200+ restaurants, 60 live shows daily, open 7 days a week. Expo 2020 will have different pavilions for countries such as Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, Czech Republic, Finland, France, Germany, India, Italy, Japan, Republic of Korea, Latvia, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Monaco, Montenegro, Morocco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Oman, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, Turkmenistan, UAE, UK, Ukraine, USA etc.

Expo 2020 Dubai is the first World Expo to be held in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia (MEASA) region, and the first to be hosted by an Arab nation.

What is the Theme of Expo 2020 Dubai?

Expo 2020 Dubai's theme is 'Connecting Minds, Creating the Future'.
Subthemes:
Opportunity, Mobility and Sustainability.
Opportunity is unlocking the potential for individuals and communities to shape the future.
Mobility is to create smarter and more productive movement of people, goods and ideas, both physically and virtually.
Sustainability is respecting and living in balance with the world we inhabit.


Where is the Expo 2020 Dubai site?

The Expo 2020 site spans 4.38 square kilometers and is located in the Dubai South district, close to Al Maktoum International Airport and within easy reach of Dubai International Airport, Abu Dhabi International Airport and Dubai and Abu Dhabi Cruise Terminals.


Dates and timings

Opening day: October 20, 2020
Closing day: April 10, 2021
Weekdays: 9am-1am
Weekends and special days: 10am-2am


How frequently are the World Expos held?

They are organized every five years and last for six months.

How many people will be attending the Expo?

Over six months more than 200 participants, including 192 countries, and millions of visitors, will come together to celebrate Expo 2020 Dubai.

When did work start on the Expo 2020 Dubai site?

Site development at the physical Expo 2020 Dubai site began in March 2016.

What to relish at the Expo 2020?

Expo 2020 will have food offerings as broad and diverse as the city of Dubai and the 190-plus participant nations that are joining this global mega event.

A visitor can expect to see food of all shapes and sizes and price points to suit different budgets. You can literally taste the world at Expo with cultural influences from around the planet. There will be around 200 different restaurants celebrating more than 50 different cuisines from around the world.


 

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Tickets?

A single-day adult (18 and over) ticket will cost Dh120 (USD 33), while a three-day pass, which can be used on any three days during the 173 days of the Expo, will be priced at Dh260 (USD 71).

How will be the Expo site look? What will be its main assets?

At the heart of the Expo 2020 site will be the Al Wasl Plaza.

This will be focal point for the celebrations over the six months.

Historically, Dubai was called Al Wasl, or the "Connection", because it connected people from all over the region. Based on the subthemes of Opportunity, Mobility and Sustainability, there will be three thematic districts at the Expo site. Each thematic district will be anchored by a thematic pavilion, also based on the subthemes.

The thematic pavilions will house interactive exhibitions and engaging content to explore the themes in a fun and entertaining way. Each Thematic District will also include performance spaces, innovation galleries and art installations and outdoor gardens.

For more details, kindly visit https://www.expo2020dubai.com

 
 
 
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