Eurovision Song Contest 2018 – Lisbon

The 2018 Eurovision Song Contest will be organised by RTP Portugal, following the victory for Salvador Sobral at the 62nd contest in Kiev.

The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) has confirmed dates for next year as 8 and 10 May for the semi finals and 12 May 2018 for the Grand Final. All shows will be broadcast live from the Altice Arena.

Most countries who took part in 2017 have already confirmed they'll be back again, with no new countries indicated to join the list, and nobody indicating they'll drop out.

 

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