The Eurovision Song Contest takes place this Saturday, 23rd May in Vienna in Austria. The Eurovision song Contest is 60 year classic, this year being the 60th anniversary. It is always fun to watch the Eurovision with friends whilst cheering on your country with Flags, Bunting and Country Themed Decorations. We would love to know where you will be watching and who you favourite entries have been.
The Eurovision Song Contest takes place this weekend on 23rd May. Playing host to this years contest is Vienna, the capital of Austria and the venue is the Weiner Stadhale. This is the second time that the City has hosted the competition. The first Eurovision Contest is 24th May 1956 in Lugano in Switzerlandand this year is the 60th anniversary. To mark this event there was a Eurovision Song Contest’s Greatest Hits show in London. The Eurovision Song Contest is a great tradition where stars such as Abba, Celine Dion, Cliff Richard and Lulu have performed. Ireland has won the competition seven times while Luxembourg, France, Sweden and The UK have won five times. This year Electric Velvet will represent the UK with their song “Still in love with you”. It was also announced yesterday that Nigella Lawson will be reading out this years results.