According to Oxu.Az, Azerbaijan has been taking part in this festival since 2013 with the support of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation. The current parade of firewords is held on a contest basis.
The festival started with the show ‘Baku fireworks group’. This 25-minute show accompanied by musical compositions of Uzeyir Hajibeyli, Fikret Amirov, Gara Garayev, Tofiq Guliyeva, Muslim Magomayev, Alekber Tagiyev and famous mugam singer Alim Gasimov caused a great interest. A
The contest which will last until 24 August will also involve Poland, France, England and Argentine.