The international song contest Eurovision-2019 will be held in Israeli tel Aviv. This is reported by the organizers of the music show.
The event will be held at the international Convention center Expo Tel Aviv.
The decision was taken after Israeli broadcaster KAN was asked to present at least two potential candidate city for the Eurovision song contest. It is noted that as options were also considered Jerusalem and Eilat.
“All bids were exemplary, but in the end we decided that tel Aviv provides the best atmosphere for the world’s largest live music concert”, — said the Executive Director of the European broadcasting Union, Jon Ola sand.
Also named and the dates of Eurovision-2019. The semi-finals of the 64th contest is scheduled for may 14 and 16, and the finals will be held on may 18.
We will remind, the winner of the Eurovision song contest in Lisbon was the contestant from Israel, Netta Barzilai. With the song Toy she scored 529 points.