Calendar

The Eurovision calendar is our version of the telly guide that comes in the weekend papers. Except it’s here all the time. 24/7, just like we are.

Times shown are UK (GMT for now)

May
8
Sat
Rehearsals
May 8 @ 9:00 am – 4:15 pm
Rehearsals @ Ahoy
Country1st rehearsal (30 min)Press meet & greet (20 min)
Lithuania10:00 – 10:3011:55 – 12:15
Slovenia10:40 – 11:1012:35 – 12:55
Russia11:20 – 11:5013:15 – 13:35
Sweden12:00 – 12:3013:55 – 14:15
Break
Australia *13:40 – 14:1015:35 – 15:55
North Macedonia14:20 – 14:5016:15 – 16:35
Ireland15:00 – 15:3016:55 – 17:15

* Montaigne will not be in Rotterdam [Read why]

May
9
Sun
Rehearsals
May 9 @ 9:00 am – 5:55 pm
Rehearsals @ Ahoy
Country1st rehearsal (30 min)Press meet & greet (20 min)
Cyprus10:00 – 10:3011:55 – 12:15
Norway10:40 – 11:1012:35 – 12:55
Croatia11:20 – 11:5013:15 – 13:35
Belgium12:00 – 12:3013:55 – 14:15
Break
Israel13:40 – 14:1015:35 – 15:55
Romania14:20 – 14:5016:15 – 16:35
Azerbaijan15:00 – 15:3016:55 – 17:15
Break
Ukraine16:00 – 16:3017:55 – 18:15
Malta16:40 – 17:1018:35 – 18:55
May
10
Mon
Rehearsals
May 10 @ 9:00 am – 5:55 pm
Country1st rehearsal (30 min)Press meet & greet (20 min)
San Marino10:00 – 10:3011:55 – 12:15
Estonia10:40 – 11:1012:35 – 12:55
Czech Republic11:20 – 11:5013:15 – 13:35
Greece12:00 – 12:3013:55 – 14:15
Break
Austria13:40 – 14:1015:35 – 15:55
Poland14:20 – 14:5016:15 – 16:35
Moldova15:00 – 15:3016:55 – 17:15
Break
Iceland16:00 – 16:3017:55 – 18:15
Serbia16:40 – 17:1018:35 – 1855
May
11
Tue
Rehearsals
May 11 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Rehearsals @ Ahoy
Country1st rehearsal (30 min)Press meet & greet (20 min)
Georgia10:00 – 10:3011:55 – 12:15
Albania10:40 – 11:1012:35 – 12:55
Portugal11:20 – 11:5013:15 – 13:35
Bulgaria12:00 – 12:3013:55 – 14:15
Break
Finland13:40 – 14:1015:35 – 15:55
Latvia14:20 – 14:5016:15 – 16:35
Switzerland15:00 – 15:3016:55 – 17:15
Denmark15:40 – 16:1017:35 – 17:55
May
12
Wed
Rehearsals
May 12 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Rehearsals @ Ahoy
Country2nd rehearsal (20 min)Press conference (20 min)
Lithuania10:00 – 10:2011:15 – 11:35
Slovenia10:25 – 10:4511:40 – 12:00
Russia10:50 – 11:1012:05 – 12:25
Sweden11:15 – 11:3512:30 – 12:50
Australia *11:40 – 12:0012:55 – 13:15
Break
North Macedonia13:05 – 13:2514:20 – 14:40
Ireland13:30 – 13:5014:45 – 15:05
Cyprus13:55 – 14:1515:10 – 15:30
Norway14:20 – 14:4015:35 – 15:55
Croatia14:45 – 15:0516:00 – 16:20
Break
Belgium15:35 – 15:5516:50 – 17:10
Israel16:00 – 16:2017:15 – 17:35
Romania16:25 – 16:4517:40 – 18:00
Azerbaijan16:50 – 17:1018:05 – 18:25
Ukraine17:15 – 17:3518:30 – 18:50

* Montaigne will not be in Rotterdam [Read why]

May
13
Thu
Rehearsals
May 13 @ 9:00 am – 7:45 pm
Rehearsals @ Ahoy
Country2nd rehearsal (20 min)Press conference (20 min)
Malta10:00 – 10:2011:45 – 12:05
San Marino10:25 – 10:4512:10 – 12:30
Estonia10:50 – 11:1012:35 – 12:55
Czech Republic11:15 – 11:3513:00 – 13:20
Greece11:40 – 12:0013:25 – 13:45
Break
Austria13:05 – 13:2514:50 – 15:10
Poland13:30 – 13:5015:15 – 15:35
Moldova13:55 – 14:1515:40 – 16:00
Iceland14:20 – 14:4016:05 – 16:25
Serbia14:45 – 15:0516:30 – 16:50
Break1st rehearsal (30 mins)Press meet & greet (30 min)
Italy15:35 – 16:0517:00 – 17:20
Germany16:15 – 16:4517:40 – 18:00
Netherlands16:55 – 17:2518:20 – 18:40
France17:35 – 18:0519:00 – 19:20
United Kingdom18:15 – 18:4519:40 – 20:00
Spain18:55 – 19:2520:20 – 20:40
May
14
Fri
Rehearsals
May 14 @ 9:00 am – 2:30 pm
Rehearsals @ Ahoy
Country2nd rehearsal (20 min)Press conference (20 min)
Georgia10:00 – 10:2011:15 – 11:35
Albania10:25 – 10:4511:40 – 12:00
Portugal10:50 – 11:1012:05 – 12:25
Bulgaria11:15 – 11:3512:30 – 12:50
Finland11:40 – 12:0012:55 – 13:15
Break
Latvia13:05 – 13:2514:20 – 14:40
Switzerland13:30 – 13:5014:45 – 15:05
Denmark13:55 – 14:1515:10 – 15:30
May
15
Sat
Rehearsals
May 15 @ 9:00 am – 1:45 pm
Rehearsals @ Ahoy
Country2nd rehearsal (20 min)Press conference (20 min)
Italy10:30 – 10:5012:15 – 12:35
Germany10:55 – 11:1512:40 – 13:00
Netherlands11:20 – 11:4013:05 – 13:25
France11:45 – 12:0513:30 – 13:50
United Kingdom12:10 – 12:3013:55 – 14:15
Spain12:35 – 12:5514:20 – 14:40
May
17
Mon
First semi final – First Dress Rehearsal
May 17 @ 2:00 pm – 4:15 pm
First semi final - First Dress Rehearsal @ Ahoy

There’s every chance we’ll be online and passing comment on this first chance to see a full run-through of the show – and if not, we’ll point you towards a site that is doing that.

First semi final – Second Dress Rehearsal
May 17 @ 8:00 pm – 10:15 pm
First semi final - Second Dress Rehearsal @ Ahoy

There’s every chance we’ll be online and passing comment on this first chance to see a full run-through of the show – and if not, we’ll point you towards a site that is doing that.