Euroclub 2018 lisbon ministerium

It’s a relationship that only went public two months ago. But as of today, Lust in Rio and Euroclub 2018 are officially parting ways.

The news broke following the annual Head of Delegation Meeting.

Details for the split remain sparse.

The official EBU press release simply says that “The venue for Euroclub has changed from the previously announced location and is now in the city centre, right next to Eurovillage”.

Portuguese TV sheds some more light. During the live broadcast of the TV special Two Months to Eurovision, it was confirmed that the Ministerium Club will be Euroclub’s new home.

As previously announced, only accredited fans, press, and delegations will have access to the club. It will operate throughout Eurovision fortnight.

Eurovision Village and Euroclub 2018 in Lisbon

Back in August, RTP revealed that Praça do Comércio — that’s Commerce Square — will play host to Eurovision Village 2018. As of today, Euroclub will also be in this area.

Shortly before the August announcement, wiwiblogger William travelled to Lisbon to explore the square first-hand amid the growing (and it’s now clear accurate) speculation it would be used.

In the video below he strolls up Rua Augusta, climb the Rua Augusta Arch and then takes a turn in the stunning 18th century square to get a feel for what may unfold at Eurovision 2018 next May.

Eurovision Village 2018 in Lisbon: Vlog preview

Eurovision Village, a key gathering point for fans during the Eurovision Song Contest, hosts live performances from Eurovision artists throughout the Eurovision fortnight.

It’s a great place for people to soak in the atmosphere of the event, regardless of whether they have tickets to the actual competition. It’s also a great way to mix with locals.

Do you plan on going to Euroclub? Are you excited for the new location? Let us know in the comments below.

Read more Portugal Eurovision news

12 Comments
Newest
Oldest Most Voted
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments
isabel
isabel
2 years ago

Nuno Galopim said that we should wait for official info about how the Euroclub will work… he suggested that what people are saying about “accredited fans only” may not entirely be true.

M_from_HAM
M_from_HAM
2 years ago

Is there any information if we can also buy entry passes for Euroclub like in Stockholm or Kiev?

Mushroom
Mushroom
2 years ago

lOL william is adorable

Lous
Lous
2 years ago

the singers have been doing the postcards.

YoungsterJoey
YoungsterJoey
2 years ago

“Accredited” fans? So if a casual fan decides to randomly attend the club with a friend or two, they can’t enter?

EUROFAN MEXICO
EUROFAN MEXICO
2 years ago

HIW CAN I SUSCRIBE TO OGAE REST OD THE WORLD?

Pat Clarke
Pat Clarke
2 years ago

Will there be a Eurofan Cafe similar to the one which operated in Copenhagen, Vienna and others?

AtteFin
AtteFin
2 years ago

So do u know can we (ogae fans) buy ticket to club? Like last years?

Henrikh Mugosa
Henrikh Mugosa
2 years ago

I have the same question, Coco.

Coco
Coco
2 years ago

This might be a stupid question, but what exactly are accredited fans?

Robyn Gallagher
Admin
2 years ago
Reply to  Coco

As well as media accreditation, each broadcaster can also give fan accreditation for up to 10 fans. This gives these selected fans limited access to various locations.

https://eurovision.tv/fans
https://eurovision.tv/press/accreditation