Lisbon it is!

Today the Portuguese broadcaster RTP announced that the 63rd edition of the Eurovision Song Contest will be held in the capital, Lisbon. The contest will take place in MEO Arena on 8, 10 and 12 May 2018. This will be the first time ever that the competition will be held in Portugal, as Salvador’s win … More Lisbon it is!

Congratulations Portugal!

After so many years of trying, Portugal triumphed at the ESC17.  Congratulations to Salvador Sobral on such a momentous win.  ESC18 will be hosted by Portugal for the very first time, the first new host country since 2012.  Preparations are already under way but with dates and a venue to be confirmed in due course.

EuroClub access

Members will be able to attend the official EuroClub by busying the special access passes that re being made available by the organisers.  Details should be available from your National OGAE Club, although please note that the website for purchasing the passes has been experiencing some technical difficulties.

Kyiv Post Promotion

As part of the run up to ESC17, Kyiv Post, the largest circulation English language newspaper/news site in Ukraine is running a promotion in which they are asking fans what they are looking forward to when visiting Kiev.  Fans are invited to make a short (30 second) video of their preparations, showing how excited they are … More Kyiv Post Promotion

Bureau elections 2017

A new Bureau for the OGAE International will be elected in May 2017. According to the OGAE International Statutes the Bureau elections take place every other year. Elections will take place for each of the following seven posts: President, Secretary, Treasurer, Bureau members (2) and Deputy members (2). You may find information for each post … More Bureau elections 2017