Watch Dubai's record breaking New Year's Eve celebrations
WASHINGTON (Sinclair Broadcast Group) -- It is officially 2018 in Dubai.
Tune in to watch the city in the United Arab Emirates celebrate the new year.
The city is attempting to break a Guinness World Record for the largest aerial fireworks show on New Year's Eve. Fireworks will launch from 120 sites with about 1.5 million visitors in downtown Dubai witnessing the festivities.
The city also plans on paying tribute to the late Shaikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan, the first President of the United Arab Emirates. Gulf News reports that they're marking 2018 as "the Year of Zayed."