It’s a double Pre-Party announcement for Ireland’s Eurovision 2023 representatives. This time, they have been announced for this year’s Barcelona Eurovision Party. The band will be performing at the main event, which will take place on the 25th of March.
At the time of writing, it has also been revealed that Wild Youth will be performing at the Polish Eurovision Party on April 1. Eurovision in Concert in Amsterdam on April 15, and the London Eurovision Party on April 16.
Barcelona Eurovision Party 2023
About the PreParty: After its successful debut in 2022, Barcelona Eurovision Party will once again return in 2023, and has expanded to three nights, which will take place between the 23rd and 25th of March.
The three nights and the acts confirmed for this year’s event are as follows:
March 23 – EUROfansCLUB will be the first night of the Pre-Party and will be the welcome party, featuring OGAE DJ’s.
March 24 – EURO QUEENS NIGHT will be the second night of the Pre-Party, which will be held in Sala Apolo (the venue for last year’s Pre-Party). At the time of writing; Efendi (Azerbaijan 2020,2021), Ronela Hajati (Albania 2022), Barei (Spain 2016), José Otero (Benidorm Fest 2023), E’FEMME (Benidorm Fest 2023), and MEGARA (Benidorm Fest 2023) have been confirmed to perform, with WRS (Romania, 2022) confirmed as the host.
March 25 – Barcelona Eurovision Party will be the final night. This time, the pre-party will take place at Sant Jordi Club, which can hold up to 3,000 spectators. At the time of writing Dami Im (Australia 2016), Suzy (Portugal 2014), Poli Genova (Bulgaria 2016), Eva Santamaria (Spain 1993), Destiny (Malta 2020,2021), Beth (Spain, 2003), Rosa Lopez (Spain 2002), Susanne Georgi (Andorra 2009), Gustaph (Belgium 2023), Joker Out (Slovenia 2023), Wild Youth (Ireland 2023) have been confirmed to perform.
Tickets now available for purchase
The tickets that are available to purchase are s follows:
Tickets for Barcelona Eurovision Party (March 25)
- EuroFan Ticket (Early Entry + Collectors Lanyard) – €55.00
- General Ticket – €46.00
- Side Row Seat – €35.00 – SOLD OUT
Tickets for EURO QUEENS NIGHT (March 24)
- General Ticket – €20.00
Tickets for EUROfansCLUB (March 23)
- General Ticket – €12.00
- EUROfansCLUB + EUROQUEENS NIGHT + Barcelona Eurovision Party (General) – €65.00
- Special Pack (General Entry, Tote Bag, Metal Mug, Collectors Lanyard, Glitter) – (€65)
If you are interested in obtaining tickets, you can do so by heading right here.
Ireland’s Eurovision journey
In 1965, Ireland made their debut in the Eurovision Song Contest with Butch Moore and the song “Walking the Streets in the Rain”, which managed to place 6th. Since their debut, Ireland has participated 55 times (making the Grand Final 45 times), and has won the competition seven times, which is currently the record for most wins.
Ireland’s latest Eurovision participation saw them being represented by Brooke Scullion, with her song “That’s Rich”. She placed 15th in the semi-final, receiving 47 points from the jury and televote.
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News Source: Barcelona Eurovision Party
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