Balloon wonderland enters Malaysia Book of Records!
THE LOOKS of surprise, awe and admiration on the faces of onlookers as the ‘Joy to the World of Balloons’ exhibition opened at Boulevard Shopping Mall on the December 21 was the cherry on top of the cake for the hardworking balloonists behind this massive production.
The hard work of the 30 balloonists from Malaysia, Thailand, China, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Singapore definitely paid off when they were announced by the representative of the Malaysian Book of Records (MBR), Huda Zakaria that at a size of 40 X 16 metres, they broke the record for the largest Christmas themed landscape made of balloons ever in Malaysia!
Besides the excited crowd, the event was also attended by Dato Sri Wong Soon Koh, Second Minister of Finance and Minister of Local Government & Community Development Sarawak, Don Yew Hoon, CEO of Boulevard group of companies, Dato Seri Winston Liaw, Chairman of Airworld Travel from Sabah and also representatives of sponsors for the events.
Here are some of the amazing balloon sculptures that were made:
Aside from setting a new record in MBR, this was definitely a happy place to be in during this festive season and definitely worth lining up for. The display will be open to the public until Dec 30.