Eurovision 2012 – This Wednesday, Baku will hold a live show to introduce itself as the host city of Eurovision Song Contest 2012. During the ceremony, the Mayor of Düsseldorf will hand over the Host City Insignia to the Mayor of Baku. Then, there will be the Semi-Final Allocation Draw and also the presentation of the slogan and theme art for Baku 2012.
In the end, there will be a show featuring performances by Ruslana, Safura, Aysel, Lena, Alexander Rybak and the winners of the contest last year, Ell&Nikki.
Webcast: The show starts at 17:00 CET and will be broadcast on eurovision.tv
Before the main ceremony, the Reference Group will meet in Baku to discuss about the contest, such as details about the venue. Meanwhile, press and fans are eager to learn more about accreditation, accommodation in Baku, visa arrangement and of course tickets for the shows.
You can watch the video of the preparations for the Meeting here.
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