The 29th Macao International Fireworks Display Contest will be staged with the participation of ten internationally-renowned teams.
The event will take place above the sea are in front of the Macau Tower on 2nd, 9th, 16th and 23rdSeptember and 1st October.
The contest lines up teams from Australia, Austria, the United Kingdom, France, Japan, the Philippines, Germany, Italy, Portugal and China. Each of the companies boasts experience in creating mega multimedia fireworks shows. Some of their portfolios include fireworks displays presented in famous theme parks and major national celebrations of different countries.
Among the teams, four companies will make their debut in Macao, including Cardile International Fireworks Pty Ltd from Australia, ALPHA PYROTECHNIE from France, DRAGON FIREWORKS INC. from the Philippines and Liuyang new year fireworks trading co., Ltd. from China.
All of them had won first place and other prizes in mega fireworks contests across the globe. Their exquisite productions were well acclaimed.
The other six teams include FIREevent – Die Feuerwerker from Austria, MLE PYROTECHNICS LIMITED from the United Kingdom, MARUTAMAYA Ogatsu FIREWORKS CO., LTD. from Japan, Potsdamer Feuerwerk GmbH from Germany, PANZERA S.A.S. from Italy and Grupo Luso Pirotecnia from Portugal, all of which had participated in the past editions of the contest in Macao.
The Macao International Fireworks Display Contest is an event organized by the Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO).
In the press conference held on Thursday, MGTO Director Maria Helena de Senna Fernandes stated that the contest has become a major event and highlight of travel experiences offered by Macau.