The 21st Macau International Fireworks Display
Contest began on Saturday, 5 September 2009, as the fireworks
teams from Spain and Korea lit up the sky of Macau with some
Held on September 5, 12, 19, 26 and October
1 (9 and 10 p.m.) at the sea area across the Macau Tower, 21st Macau
International Fireworks Display Contest has attracted ten teams
from around the world to vie for the contest.
this year features ten teams from Spain, Korea, Chinese Taiwan,
France, Italy, the Philippines, Japan, Portugal, Austria and
China; each will show off their pyrotechnic wizardry to spectators
both from Macau and overseas.
To enhance the effect and audience
enjoyment, sound systems have been installed at the waterfront of the
Macau Tower Outdoor Plaza, at the Macau Tower Street seaside and
at the square in front of Kun Iam Statue on Ave. Dr Sun Yat Sen so
that the public can enjoy synchronized music to the
Spectators can listen to live music of the
fireworks displays through Radio Macau's live broadcast at
The organizer will attribute US$20,000 to each
fireworks team as subsidy, and the winner will receive US$8,000,
trophy and certificate. First and second runners-up will receive
US$4,000, US$2,500, trophies and certificates respectively.
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