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20 Incredible Pictures of New Year's Fireworks in UAE

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2 January 2019

Last updated on 15 January 2019
by Rebecca Roberts
New Year's Eve Fireworks in UAE 2018/2019

New Year's revellers were able to celebrate the arrival of 2019 whilst enjoying HUGE fireworks displays...

From Burj Khalifa's iconic laser light show and fireworks display, to Ras Al Khaimah's Guinness World Record-breaking display, residents were spoiled for choice on where they could go for New Year's Eve in the UAE.

Across the country, skies lit up at the stroke of midnight on December 31st to amaze the hundreds of thousands of spectators at sensational shows.

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In Downtown Dubai alone, crowd numbers were estimated to be close to 1 million - with over 4,000 police officers and 2,000 security guards helping to ensure the Burj Khalifa event ran smoothly. In Abu Dhabi, heart-stopping pyrotechnics and fireworks lit up the midnight sky on the Corniche and at Yas Island and in Sharjah, the Al Majaz Waterfront was the place to be for fireworks.

Watch the Burj Khalifa show here:

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There's no denying that the UAE does fireworks like nowhere else...

So we've hand-picked 20 of the BEST pictures of the New Year's Eve fireworks across the UAE for you to enjoy... Simply press next to open the gallery below!