Dare to Dream

14, 16 & 18 May 2019

ESC2018

National Selection Calendar 2019

This year, 42 countries will be participating in the Eurovision Song Contest. On this page you will find dates of the various public national selections taking place throughout the season.

The EBU strongly encourages participating broadcasters to engage the public with the selection of a participant for the Eurovision Song Contest. You can read more about the different selection processes here.
This page will be updated as more information is being announced by the participating broadcasters.

February 2019


Friday 22 February

Saturday 23 February

Wednesday 27 February

  • Serbia - Beovizija (semi-final 1)

Thursday 28 February

  • Serbia - Beovizija (semi-final 2)

March 2019


Saturday 2 March

Sunday 3 March

  • Serbia - Beovizija (final)

Thursday 7 March

  • Netherlands - Internal selection (song announcement)
  • San Marino - Internal selection (song announcement)
  • Switzerland - Internal selection (artist and song announcement)

Saturday 9 March

Sunday 10 March

  • Regulatory deadline to file artists and songs with the EBU

To be announced

  • Belarus - (no later than 8 March)

Announced entries

Go to the participants page to see the entries that have been announced so far.