The Official Opening Ceremony for the Eurovision Song Contest 2015 will be held this evening in front of the City Hall (Wiener Rathaus-Platz), where all the artists and delegations are invited by the city authority, host broadcaster ORF the EBU. The Red Carpet event and the Opening Ceremony will be streamed from 17:50 CET on Eurovision.tv and on our Youtube Channel. There will be an English commentary provided by host broadcaster ORF.
Starting 18.00 CET artists start to arrive at the Red Carpet. The delegations will be arriving on the red carpet approximately every three minutes. Here is the scheduled running order, so you can look out for your favourites.
Conchita Wurst (Winner of the 2014 contest and Green Room presenter)
Mirjam Weichselbraun, Alice Tumler and Arabella Kiesbauer (Presenters of the 2015 contest)
The glamour of the Red Carpet
Why not have a look at our video taken at the Copenhagen City Hall in 2014 to give you a flavour of the glamour and the sense of occasion you can expect to see tonight?