The Singapore Fireworks Festival 2006, in conjunction with Singapore's41st National Day celebration, will be held at Marina Bay over a four-day period at 2100 hours each night.
Team Italy will debut at the festival on 5th August. Lead by choreographer Mr. Francesco Ambrico, their theme will be "Italian Forever", showcasing a loud, dynamic and passionate display. President Nathan will grace the event on this day.
Lead by Mr. Hery Ng, Team Singapore will present on 8th August to the theme "Colours and Festive", centered on our unique multi-racial harmonyties and the National Day Parade festive celebrations.
Another debutant, Team New Caledonia, lead by choreographer Mr. CharlesGermain will take stage on 11th August. Their theme "Nature andMystique" will showcase a tranquil display playing to the sights and sounds of Mother Nature.
Team France, back at the Singapore Fireworks Festival 2006 due to popular demand, will wrap up the festival on 12th August with "FranceEncore". Lead by Mr. Dominique Brezac, their act is a surprise to watchout for.
A national event in its third year running, the Singapore FireworksFestival 2006 will be a much grander and more spectacular affair. Over 9,000 rounds of fireworks and a greater variety of effects such as slow-fall lanterns with waterfalls and heart-shapes in dazzling shades of blue, orange and lime green are expected.
Each individually choreographed musical fireworks display, lasting 12 to15 minutes, will see bursts of water shells and parachutes shots that will travel up, down, across and onto the waters of Marina Bay, lighting up an area spanning 500 meters and filling the night sky with its breathtaking and stunning effects.
An estimated 350,000 people is expected at the event which is free. Popular viewing areas include the Padang, Esplanade Park, MarinaPromenade, Marina Centre, Marina South and Kallang Basin. Members of the public are advised to use public transport and not drive.
Singapore Fireworks Festival 2006 is organised and managed by UnUsUaL Group of Companies, in conjunction with Celebrate Singapore by Singapore Tourism Board and NDP 2006 Exco Committee. For enquires, please visit www.unusual.com.sg
Singapore Fireworks Festival 2006 at Marina Bay
Date/Day Time Team
5 August 2006, Saturday 2100 hours Team Italy
8 August 2006, Tuesday 2100 hours Team Singapore
11 August 2006, Friday 2100 hours Team New Caledonia
12 August 2006, Saturday 2100 hours Team France
*Popular viewing areas include the Padang, Esplanade Park, MarinaPromenade, Marina Centre, Marina South and Kallang