Unic Press UK: The 64th Eurovision Song Contest will hold at the Tel Aviv International Convention Center in Israel, on Tuesday 14 and Thursday 16 and Saturday 18 May 2019. The Semi Finals will hold on the 14th and 16th of May. The Grand Final will take place on 18th May.
The Eurovision Song Contest Reference Group (the board for the contest) had relied on potential candidate cities named by Israeli public broadcaster KAN.
In a statement, Jon Ola Sand, the EBU’s Executive Supervisor of the Eurovision Song Contest, said:
“We’d like to thank all the Israeli cities who bid to host the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest, and KAN who conducted an expert and thorough assessment to help us make the final decision. All the bids were exemplary but in the end we decided that Tel Aviv provides the best overall setup for the world’s largest live music event. We are excited to bring the Contest to a brand new city and are looking forward to working together with KAN to make 2019’s Eurovision Song Contest the most spectacular one yet.”
⚡️ Tel Aviv has been announced as the Host City for the #Eurovision Song Contest 2019!
— Eurovision (@Eurovision) September 13, 2018