Less than 2 weeks to go until the Eurovision In Concert takes place in Amsterdam on April 13th. 22 of this years competing Eurovision Acts will be performing in Amsterdam for those lucky people to have their tickets. 10 – yes TEN tickets are left for the concert – so you have been warned to get yours now!
This is the 5th year that the Dutch party has taken place and this is one of the biggest to date! The venue for the biggest Eurovision Preview Party in Europe is Amsterdam’s Melkweg. The organisers have 22 acts confirmed and say that they can accommodate a further 3 acts. This will be almost two thirds of the Eurovision Contest taking place in Amsterdam.
So who will be performing in Amsterdam for your entertainment
Esma & Vlatko (Macedonia)
Amandine Bourgeois (France)
Adrijan & Bledar (Albania)
Krista Siegfrids (Finland)
Roberto Bellarosa (Belgium)
Andrius Pojavis (Lithuania)
Natália Kelly (Austria)
Zlata Ognevich (Ukraine)
Ryan Dolan (Ireland)
Koza Mostra (Greece)
Klapa S Mora (Croatia)
Elitsa & Stoyan (Bulgaria)
Sophie & Nodi (Georgia)
Valentina Monetta (San Marino)
Marco Mengoni (Italy)
Special Guest on the night will be none other than Eurovision Winner Carola from Sweden. She will be welcoming all the acts and fans to Malmo and no doubt she will be performing one of her 3 Eurovision songs from 1983, 1991 (Fångad av en stormvind – Eurovision Winner) and 2006.
The Hosts for the night are Dutch Eurovision Representatives from 1999 and 2000 – Marlayne and Linda Wagenmakers. So you are in safe hands!
The Venue is Melkweg and is a central Amsterdam concert venue. Easyily accessible by public transport (tram 1, 2, 5 from Central Station (10 minutes). It’s just a 30 minute walk from the Central Station.
It is a FULL Eurovision weekend starting on Friday!
Friday 12.04: 12points Preparty – At 21:00 Amstel 54 will kick off the Eurovision weekend in co-operation with 12points.tv. The night will be hosted special guest from London Candy Slag-In-Drag and the music will be supplied by one of Europes favorite Eurovision DJ’s The Netherland’s own DJ Louis (who was also DJ at last year’s official EIC after party). Entrance: free
Saturday 13.04: 20:30 Eurovision In Concert in Melkweg. Tickets available throughEurovisioninconcert.nl for €26.50.
Saturday 13.04: 12points Afterparty – From 10 in the evening till 10 in the morning at Amstel 54 in co-operation with 12points.tv. Expect loads of up-to-date Eurovision songs with a dash of Melodifestivalen and other national finals and the best Eurovision classics. All guests showing their EIC ticket will receive a free drink from the bar.
The organisers have arranged a 10% discount for all attendees for food at La Parrillada in Halvemaansteeg (4 doors away from Amstel 54) for both evenings. A special discount voucher will be printed on the Amstel 54 Facebook page and you can either print this off or show it on your smartphone. Reservations are recommended!
Saturday 13.04: At 22:00 at Van Dyck Bar the official afterparty will take place. The Official Afterparty is sold out!
So if you want an amazing weekend of Eurovision and almost two thirds of this years Eurovision artists performing for you then make sure to book your ticket NOW!
Eurovision Ireland wishes our good friends at 12Points.TV, The Eurovision In Concert Organisers and our good friend DJ Louis much success at this years events. It will be the best to date!
Author/Website Co-Founder and Editor in Chief Garrett Mulhall
(Photograph courtesy of eurofestivalil, YouTube Videos courtesy of embedded owners, Source 12Points.tv and Eurovision Ireland)