Go Behind the Scenes of Dubai’s Record-Breaking NYE Show

With so much mystery surrounding the NYE celebrations in Downtown Dubai this year, there are rumours that something spectacular is being planned. Let’s not forget: Dubai’s trying to break a world record with its #LightUp2018 surprise show… so anything can happen.

WATCH: Burj Khalifa gets ready for NYE

Downtown Dubai just released a teaser video giving you some insight into the work that goes behind the scenes for New Year’s Eve. Check it out below…

Here’s what it takes to put together a record-breaking show and bring the most sensational night to life! #MyDubaiNewYear #BehindTheScenes #LightUp2018

Posted by Downtown Dubai on Monday, December 18, 2017



We can see planners outfitting the Burj Khalifa from the outside Tom Cruise style… definitely not a job for someone with a fear of heights! At this point, we still have no clue what Guinness World Record attempt Dubai is going for on NYE, but something tells us the whole Downtown skyline will be a part of the action. Let’s wait and see!

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Image credit: @DowntownDubai