2020 has undoubtedly been a tough and unpleasant year for people around the globe. The coronavirus outbreak took the world by storm, leading to the loss of millions of lives, restrictions on travel and leisure activities worldwide, disruptions in the education system and so much more. While Covid-19 shows no signs of slowing down anytime soon, everyone is endlessly hoping and praying for a better upcoming year. The New Year is right around the corner and the city of Dubai is gearing up for yet another pleasant surprise. The world’s iconic skyscraper Burj Khalifa will be lit with select messages on New Year’s Eve, read a statement on its official Twitter handle.
Share with us your wishes to your loved ones for New Year’s 2021 and get the chance to be featured on #BurjKhalifa! Write your wishes in the comments (limit 35 characters) using #BurjWishes2021. #EMAARNYE2021 pic.twitter.com/uXf8XTwB26
— Burj Khalifa (@BurjKhalifa) December 8, 2020
“Share with us your wishes to your loved ones for New Year 2021 and get the chance to be featured on #BurjKhalifa! Write your wishes in the comments (limit 35 characters) using #BurjWishes2021. #EMAARNYE2021,” the Burj Khalifa tweeted on Tuesday. Do you want to send a message of hope to your friends and family? If yes, don’t miss out on this fabulous chance!
The Burj Khalifa has been lit up for several occasions in the past, ranging from heartfelt tributes to late icons to birthdays of world-renowned stars. Last month, the giant tower paid tribute to Diego Maradona. The building featured legendary pictures of from his heydays of being the best footballer in the world, with 1960-2020 written below the images. Several spectators arrived to get pictures with and of the Burj Khalifa. In early November, the skyscraper beamed with Bollywood Badshah Shah Rukh Khan’s name and a special greeting to mark his 55th birthday. Referring to the same, SRK posted on Instagram, “It’s nice to see myself on the biggest and tallest screen in the world. My friend Mohamed Alabbar has me on the biggest screen even before my next film. Thanks and love you all. Being my own guest in Dubai… my kids mighty impressed and me is loving it!”