Eurovision Song Contest 2015
The 60th Eurovision Song Contest takes place on 19, 21 and 23 May 2015. The contest is hosted by Vienna, Austria, and produced by the Austrian broadcaster ORF.
- Place: Wiener Stadthalle, Vienna, Austria
- Participants: 40
- Semi-final 1: Took place on 19 May 2015 with 16 participants. The 10 songs with highest points advanced to the Grand Final
- Semi-final 2: Took place on 21 May 2015 with 17 participants. The 10 songs with highest points advanced to the Grand Final
- Grand Final: Takes place on 23 May 2015 with 27 participants; Austria (host), Australia (special guest), Big-5 (Germany, Spain, France, Italy and United Kingdom), 10 best from Semi-Final 1, 10 best from Semi-Final 2