2016-05-13 04:32Press release

Today May 13: Eurovision Song Contest in Stockholm

Stora scenen

20:00–22:30 Friday Night Live

In the heart of Stockholm on the big stage in Kungsträdgården we pay tribute to Polar Prize winner and one of the most prominent people behind the “Swedish music miracle” – Max Martin!


  • Martin Stenmarck
  • Molly Lindén
  • Afrodite
  • Magnus Carlsson
  • A pollo 5
  • Dancers from Base23
  • The band led by Johan Landquist.


12:00–13:00 Fairtrade City

Now Stockholm will be named a Fairtrade City. Listen to good examples from the Cities of Gothenburg and Malmö and meet leading representatives behind the Stockholm application. At the diploma ceremony, Karin Wanngård, the Mayor of Stockholm, will attend.

14:30–15:00 Dailies

Finale in Dailies’ competition #synsamesc16 where participants can win tickets to the grand finale of Eurovision Song Contest and the Eurovision Party! Qualifications to the finale take place in the Dailies stand - read more stockholm.se/eurovision.

17.00–18.45 P4 Riks radio show live from the stage

With guests: Dana international, Afrodite.

22:30–00:00 Village Residence DJ Leo.B

DJ Leo.B is an often hired party and schlager DJ from Stockholm who
happily puts on an extra show in the DJ box, with or without a wig.

Euro Fan Café

12:00–13:00 Wiwibloggs Review

The Second Semi Final is over! We know which songs are left standing and their running order, Wiwibloggs will be reviewing the fallout from Thursday night.

17:00–20:00 DJ: Sinner G

Tonight’s DJ theme: Retro.

For more information

Ann-Charlotte Jönsson, Head of Press Eurovision Song Contest, tel: 08-508 28 550, esc_press@Stockholm.se

The entire programme www.stockholm.se/eurovision

Facebook: City of Stockholm Eurovision Song Contest Events Twitter: @escstockholm16

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Caroline Strand
Caroline Strand
Birgitta Palmér
Press Officer
Birgitta Palmér
Karin Mäntymäki
Director Sales & Operations
Karin Mäntymäki
Åsa Karlsson
Project Manager
Åsa Karlsson