fireworksThe Saudi National Day celebrations will include fireworks for the first time in Riyadh, reported Sabq news.

Riyadh Municipality has organized dazzling fireworks to light up the night skies of Riyadh on Monday, 23 September. The pyrotechnics show will take place simultaneously at five different locations in Riyadh.

The fireworks are slated to begin at 9 pm in the evening and will last for about 15 minutes. The locations of the fireworks shows are:

  • King Fahd International Stadium
  • Prince Faisal bin Fahd Stadium
  • Prince Sultan University
  • Near the suspension bridge west of Riyadh
  • King Abdul Aziz Manakh Park

Safety measures are being adopted while transporting, storing, and handling the fireworks shells. The firework launch sites will be cordoned off to ensure safety of the public. Furthermore, Civil Defence forces and the Red Crescent Society teams will also be present at all fireworks facilities.