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Burj Khalifa marks its5th anniversary with day-long festivities

Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest building by Emaar Properties, marked its fifth anniversary on January 4, 2015, with visitors to At the Top, Burj Khalifa on Level 124 joining on a day-long festivities including free access to Level 125, a part of the newly unveiled At the Top, Burj Khalifa SKY experience.

As part of the anniversary celebrations, the Guinness World Record winning LED illumination on Burj Khalifa façade will continue through January 9, 2015.

The spectacular LED display enveloping Burj Khalifa in the UAE National flag colours, in addition to other dazzling effects, captivated the world during the Downtown Dubai New Year’s Eve Gala, the world’s most-watched spectacle. Apart from fascinating Arabic motifs and ‘Masharabiya’ patterns, the LED display also features flags of Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Bahrain, Oman, and Kuwait.

Visitors to Downtown Dubai can watch the spectacular projections at regular intervals from 6:45 to 11:45pm, with the colourful light effects on Burj Khalifa complementing the brilliant display of The Dubai Fountain. Visitors can experience At the Top, Burj Khalifa SKY tours, which cover both Level 125 and Level 148, while At the Top, Burj Khalifa takes them to Level 124. as part of the anniversary celebration, At the Top, Burj Khalifa visitors had the opportunity to experience uninterrupted views of the city and beyond from Level 125 for free.

The celebrations included live radio and TV broadcasts from At the Top, Burj Khalifa. An array of colourful entertainment activities was also held on Level 125 including Emirati dancers who performed the Yawla dance, in addition to balloon twisters and other fun-acts for children.

All visitors to At the Top, Burj Khalifa SKY and At the Top, Burj Khalifa were treated with special treats!