Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Authority, (SCTDA) promises even more exciting
entertainment and activities at this year's 2006 Grand Prix Championship.
For the first time in the Middle East, SCTDA and UAE Balloon will host a
unique festival of balloons with participants from all over the world.
The Balloon festival is expected to receive VIPs and Balloon enthusiasts
from around the world. UK, Russia, Italy, Ukraine, Poland, Germany and
Brazil will be among several countries that will fly across Sharjah's Sky
line in their decorative hot air balloons.
The Balloon festival will take place from December 13 -15 2006 in Al Majaz
Park, Sharjah. World champions will be participating at the event such as
Russian Balloon Champion Vladimir Andre and world champion Magdalena
Bronoski from the Netherlands.
'On behalf of UAE Balloon, I would like to thank Sharjah Commerce and
Tourism Authority, (SCTDA) and H.E. Mohamed A. Al-Norman, General Director
of SCTDA, for giving us the opportunity to participate in such a world-class
event,' said AbdulAziz Al Mansoori, UAE Balloon President.