Niall Horan announced through Twitter his involvement with the BFG Dream Jar Trail taking place through London July 9th-August 31st, celebrating author of The Big Friendly Giant (BFG) Roald Dahl’s 100th birthday and the promoting of its movie release.
According to visitlondon.com, the #BFGDreamJars Trail will involve individually designed “jars”containing the dreams of many celebrities, such as the movie BFG’s creator/director Steven Spielberg, Sophie Dahl (granddaughter of Roald Dahl, from whom the movie character is based), Quentin Blake, Nadiya Hussain, Maisie Williams and Arsenal Football Club and will be placed in strategic locations in and around London. After the jars have all been found throughout the summer movie promo ending August 31, these jar displays will be auctioned off to benefit Save the Children UK and Roald Dahl Charity
UPDATE: NIALL HORAN’s “UP, UP AND AWAY” BFG DREAM JAR IS ON DISPLAY!
Below is a first look at Niall’s special dream jar located at The View at The Shard!
Niall Horan’s “Up, Up, and Away BFG Dream Jar:
Niall’s dream jar is displaying one of his lifelong dreams where he takes a special someone on a romantic date in a hot air balloon. He stated why this was the perfect dream for his jar for the Big Friendly Giant Visit London project:
“As a little boy, I liked the idea of floating above the trees and looking down on the world from above. Now I like the idea of having someone with me for the ride”
To have that experience of Niall’s dream of being on top of the world, what better place for Niall’s Up, Up, and Away dream jar to be display than at The View from the Shard? Standing on the open-observation deck at level 72, you can have a view that will make you feel as if you can see forever. Indeed, you can see all of London’s landmarks (on a clear day about 40 miles in any direction). And as an incentive to find the display, the participants travelling the trail to view Niall’s dream jar are offered 25% off to cost of a ticket to The View from The Shard attraction. Below is the map giving directions to Niall’s Dream Jar (shared from VisitLondon website )
To have a chance to own Niall’s incredible Dream Jar you can make a bid through “Paddle 8” here. As mentioned above, all proceeds from the auction will be benefitting the SaveTheChildren Uk and the Raold Dahl Charities.