But the fun begins in Latvia this Saturday, 24 March. OGAE Latvia are hosting the fifth annual Eurovision PreParty Riga. Past editions have attracted Alexander Rybak and Conchita Wurst, and the 2018 event is equally star-studded.
EUROVISION PREPARTY RIGA 2018 LINE-UP
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Four 2018 acts have been confirmed.
- Czech Republic: Mikolas Josef with “Lie To Me”
- Moldova: DoReDos with “My Lucky Day”
- Latvia: Laura Rizzotto with “Funny Girl”
- Lithuania: Ieva Zasimauskaite with “When We’re Old”
There will also be performances from Malta’s Eurovision 2015 singer Amber and Supernova favourite Markus Riva.
Roberto Meloni is on hosting duties. He twice represented Latvia at Eurovision, as part of Bonaparti.lv in 2007 and with Pirates of the Sea in 2008.
Chris and Padraig from wiwibloggs will be on location. If you have any questions for the acts, be sure to let us know in the comments section below and we’ll do our best to get you some answers!
EUROVISION PREPARTY RIGA 2018 DETAILS AND TICKETS
The concert takes place on Saturday 24 March at 20.00 local time. Riga’s Crystal Club plays host to the event for a second year.
Tickets start at €19.00 and can be purchased HERE.
This year marks the 15th anniversary since Latvia hosted Eurovision 2003. In honour of this milestone, the preparty is adopting the 2003 slogan “Magical Rendezvous” as its theme.
As well as the concert, organisers promise fans that they’ll be able to meet the stars for selfies and autographs and then dance the night away at the after party.
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