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Dubai Expo 2020 – Expo Theme & Undiscovered Specialties

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Dubai Expo 2020 or Dubai Expo 2021 , there is no difference. It is happening in year 2021, But for many reasons, they still call it Dubai Expo 2020. Previously it was planned to occur in Year 2020 from 20th October,2020 till 10th April, 2021 but due to COVID-19, things get slightly delayed and authorities of Dubai Expo releases New Dates for Expo which are 1 October 2021 to 31 March 2022.

Event may get get delayed but the preparations and engagements are still infinite at Dubai Expo 2020. Perspective for live will change once you explore Dubai Expo 2020. Also, It is not a one day event to complete. Plan for at least 2-3 complete to enjoy this event to the fullest and see how the world is growing. There are countless interesting things to explore at Dubai Expo 2020. Let’s discuss some of the eye pleasing places one by one.

Interesting Facts of Dubai Expo 2020

Dubai Expo 2020 is build with a mindset to connect the heads of people, to run and work parallelly in one directions and change the future of this world. With this thought in mind, Each of the exhibition events were build according to the theme of the year –

“Connecting Minds, Creating the Future”

The theme in general means connecting people’s minds across the globe to create the future.

Furthermore, to bring more relevance to this event, the theme was tactically divided into 3 SUB THEMES namely

  • Sustainability
  • Mobility, and
  • Opportunity
Dubai EXPO 2020 theme - Sustainability , Mobility and Opportunity by VisaDeko
Dubai EXPO 2020 theme – Sustainability , Mobility and Opportunity by VisaDeko

Countries involvements under Different Sub-theme

I. Opportunity

At Dubai Expo 2020, there is a whole district made especially for the theme of opportunity where different countries have pavilion to expand the theme further.

Countries :

  • Arab Countries
  • European Countries
  • Asian Countries – Including India

II. Mobility

At Dubai Expo 2020, Mobility pavilion will showcase the journey of how the World evolved since ancient period till date.

Countries :

  • Australia
  • European Countries
  • Asian Countries
  • South America
  • North America

III. Sustainability

At Dubai Expo 2020, Sustainability pavilion will come up with the solutions of those problems, which has affected the world greatly.

Countries :

  • New Zealand
  • European Countries
  • Asian Countries
  • South America
  • North America

Prime Attractions of Dubai Expo 2020

As we already know that almost 200 countries are participating in the Expo 2020 of Dubai. The event will hence reveal more than 15 hours of entertainment everyday with plenty of attractions for the attendees. These include-

Pavilions and Mascots

Each of the participating countries had its pavilion spread in a 4.65 square kilometer area. The pavilion structure highlights an architectural marvel. Moreover, each country got the chance to host live shows, meeting spaces, interactive exhibits, quick cafes for hangouts, and local cuisines.

Let’s see how Indian Pavilion at Dubai Expo 2020 looks like

Excluding this, you will find a few of the pavilions inspired by beautiful mascots of the world. These pavilions are specially designed to give a special treat for small kids. If this is not enough, Dubai Expo 2020 highlights five different mascots, which remain present in the pavilions.

Giant Rotating Observation Tower

Participants have not only witnessed the spectacular exhibition event of World Expo 2020 in Dubai from the ground. Instead, the expo hosted a rotating observation tower for its attendees. With the help of the tower, event lovers can catch a stunning view of famous shamianas, domes, Dubai Miracle Garden, and other popular parks across Dubai. How exciting it would be watching various larger-than-life structures from the tower’s top. A quick view of Giant rotating Observation tower in Dubai will blow your mind.

Along with this, many enthusiasts of Expo 2020 captured a perfect shot, which has a marvelous Dubai Expo at the feet and Dubai Skyline in their background.

The Ghaf Tree of Salama – An Animated Story

The Ghaf Tree in Arabic culture is powerful and wise tree. It is also a place of relaxation and refuge for umpteen travelers for bygone centuries. The Expo event will highlight the role of the Ghaf Tree to become a symbol of tolerance and peace. For this, an animated film is released by Dubai expo team.It is using an inspirational story of its related character named Salama.

Like an ancient tree of the country, it has witnessed the UAE for many ages. Even the Ghaf tree had seen the unification and history of the country, lived through the countries present. Currently, the tree is looking forward to the future of Dubai.

The Ghaf Tree symbolizes the theme of Expo 2020 of Dubai. You will also find vistas in Arabian style, including jasmine trees and palm grooves to keep you cool while you explore the attractions of the exhibition event.

Al Wasi Plaza

Whether we talk of Dubai’s Burj Khalifa or Dubai Mall, Dubai has always remained at the center of growth and groundbreaking architectural inventions. However, an interesting aspect is that Dubai Expo had highlighted various architectural inventions as well.

Especially, there was a park named Al Wasi Plaza in Dubai Expo 2020 to entice global tourists. The park consists of a steel dome fitted with the worldwide biggest 360 degrees of the projection surface. Interestingly, videos screened on the park’s surface will remain visible for Expo visitors both outside and inside of the park.

Live Performances at Dubai Expo 2020

If you have a look at Arab history, you will discover old tunes at the famous Al Wasi Opera. Artists had sung the songs in both English and Arabic and centered them on the theme of the exhibition event. Simultaneously, with a perfect blend of diverse art forms, like storytelling, dance, and music during the live performances, artists have highlighted the rich culture, growth, and heritage of Dubai.

FAQ’sDubai Expo 2020

What are the Opening Dates of Dubai Expo 2020 ?

The Expo will be open from 1 October 2021 to 31 March 2022.

What are the timings of Dubai Expo 2020 ?

For Weekdays, It will be 10:00 AM to 12:00 AM
For Weekends & Special days, It will be 10:00 AM to 02:00 AM

What is the location of Dubai Expo 2020 ?

Expo Road, Dubai South, Jebel Ali, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, close to Al Maktoum International Airport.

Is Car parking Available at Dubai Expo 2020 ?

On Weekdays, Car Parking timings will be 08:30 AM to 01:30 AM
On Weekends & Special days, Car Parking timings will be 08:30 AM to 02:30 AM

Is ATM available at Dubai Expo 2020 ?

Yes, It is available at several locations for public use.

Start planning your trip to Expo 2020 if you haven’t. It’s going to be one of the most exciting journeys you will experience! Hurry up!.

There are several more interesting destinations to visit during your Dubai Expo 2020 visit like The World’s largest Mall – The Dubai Mall, Fountain Show at the edge of Burj Khalifa, the Incredibly beautiful and a must visit place – Dubai Miracle Garden and many more. Or you can take a quick glance of what you can explore across the globe more by visiting VisaDekho.

Hello! I am Pysha, Traveler by Heart and Sr. Data Engineer by Profession. I love to share my Travelling experience and help you explore the world in the best possible way.

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