RTP, the Portuguese national broadcaster has released the Euovision Village’s social programme schedule.
The Eurovision Village will be housed at Lisbon’s iconic Praça do Comerçio aka Terreiro do Paço and will operate from 04-12 May. Eurovision fans and visitors will be able to enjoy the Eurovision activities at the Eurovisio Village from 10:00-00:00 every day.
Entrance to the Eurovision Village will be free for everyone! Praça do Comerçio will become into the Eurovision hot spot in Lisbon during the Eurovision period with a grand line up of activities scheduled to take place here.
Live performances, competitions, themed parties will all take place at this Eurovision hotspot. You will be able to see the 2018 Eurovision acts performing on the Eurovision Village stage.
Giant screens will be set up at the Eurovision Village for public viewing, locals and fans will be able to view the 3 Eurovision shows live from here. Visitors, fans and locals will also get to savour local delicacies and food at the various food stalls.
On Sunday 6 May visitors will be able to watch the Blue Carpet Ceremony live from MAAT from 17:00-19:40 local time.
On the same night Eurovision fans will be in for a special treat as JP Coimbra and Nuno Figueiredo will pay a special tribute to Carlos Paião (Portugal 1981), Moullinex will pay a special a tribute to Doce (Portugal 1982) and Nuno Feist will pay a special tribute to Simone de Oliveira (Portugal 1965, 1969), one of the most celebrated Portuguese Eurovision representatives.
A grand line up of Portuguese and internationally celebrated acts will be gracing the Eurovision Village stage during the Eurovision period : Blaya, Ana Bacalhau, M7, Marta Ren, Discotexas, Beatbombers, Waldemar Bastos, Banda do Mar etc.
The Eurovision Village Agenda
04 /05 – Opening ft. Beatbombers
05/05 – Lisbon at Night ft. Discotexas
06/05 – Blue Carpet Live Viewing, JP Coimbra, Nuno Figueiredo, Moullinex, Nuno Feist
07/05 – Atlantic Night with Banda do Mar and Waldemar Bastos
08/05 – Semi-Final #1 Live Viewing
09/05 – The Metropolitan Orchestra of Lisbon
10/05 – Semi-Final #2 Live Viewing
11/05 – Orelha Negra, Blaya, Ana Bacalhau, M7 and Marta Ren
12/05 – Grand Final Live Viewing
The 2018 Eurovision Song Contest is scheduled to be held on 8, 10, 12 May at the Altice Arena in Lisbon.