The largest stadium in the world

Many reasons have made people to come to stadiums, some of the reasons could be to see reactions because we all are humans. Some visit the stadium to admire the edifice and architectural design.

 We present to you the largest stadium in the world which bears the name RUNGRADO 1ST OF MAY STADIUM. The stadium is situated in Pyongyang North Korea with the capacity of 114000, main pitch size of 22,500metre square, total floor space of over 207000 metre square, it occupies 20.7 hectares of land (51 acres). It was opened in 1st of may 1989 which is the international labour day.
Inside view of the stadium during one of the festivals

It is currently used for football matches, a few athletics events, but most often for Arirang Festival performances (also known as the Mass Games). Its name comes from Rungrado Islet in the Taedong River, Its scalloped roof features 16 arches arranged in a ring, and it is said to resemble a magnolia blossom.
While the stadium is used for sporting events, it is most famous as the site of massive performances and shows celebrating Kim Il-sung and the North Korean nation. In June–July 2002 it was the site of a large choreographed "Arirang Festival" gymnastic and artistic performance. The extravaganza involved for the first time some 100,000+ participants—double the number of spectators, and was open to foreigners. These performances are now an annual feature in Pyongyang, usually in August and September. The Guinness Book of Records has recognized these events as the largest in the world.
Front view of the stadium

                                                Top view of the stadium 

                                                      The stadium at night

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