The Eurovision Song Contest has been a staple of European culture since 1956 – and Europe in a Day LOVES it!! Wherever I day trip, you can be sure I’ll be providing Eurovision facts and trivia for that destination!
Europe in a Day’s Birthday Eurovision
As part of Europe in a Day’s 5th birthday celebrations in 2020, a Birthday Eurovision was held to celebrate all the nations visited as day trips. As well as national juries for the then 38 day trip countries and territories, a televote decided by Europe in a Day’s readers helped determine the winner!
Following the success of the 2020 Birthday Eurovision, it was decided to make it an annual event, taking place on August 31st every year!
Take a look below to see previous shows and their full results!
Competing countries: 29
Winner: SPAIN – “Quédate Conmigo” – 245 points
2nd Place: NETHERLANDS – “Calm After The Storm” – 234 points
3rd Place: LUXEMBOURG – “Après Toi” – 225 points
4th Place: SLOVAKIA – “Horehronie” – 221 points
5th Place: IRELAND – “Hold Me Now” – 213 points
6th Place: ESTONIA – “Verona” – 197 points
7th: Place: GERMANY – “Standing Still” – 195 points
8th Place: ICELAND – “Never Forget” – 180 points
9th Place: NORWAY – “Attention” – 177 points
10th Place: ROMANIA – “De La Capăt (All Over Again)” – 169 points
Birthday Eurovision 2020 – Full Show
Competing countries: 32
2nd Place: TBC
3rd Place: TBC
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10th Place: TBC
COMING AUGUST 2021!
Phrases for Eurovision fans
Want to find out how to say some Eurovision terms in the 50 languages of Europe in a Day? Have a look below!
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