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Eurovision 2016: Running order in Grand Final decided

The running order in Saturday's Grand Final of Eurovision Song Contest 2016 has been decided. As the three previous years, the producer of Eurovision Song Contest decides the running order

The producer of this years Eurovision, the Swedish broadcaster SVT, has decided the running order for the Grand Final at Eurovision Song Contest 2016. The last three years the producers of the shows has decided the running order based on an allocation draw. The allocation draw took place shortly after Semi-final 1 and Semi-final 2. Here the participants were distributed in the first or second half of the Grand Final.

Running order

1Flag of BelgiumBelgium
2Flag of Czech RepublicCzech Republic
3Flag of NetherlandsNetherlands
4Flag of AzerbaijanAzerbaijan
5Flag of HungaryHungary
6Flag of ItalyItaly
7Flag of IsraelIsrael
8Flag of BulgariaBulgaria
9Flag of SwedenSweden
10Flag of GermanyGermany
11Flag of FranceFrance
12Flag of PolandPoland
13Flag of AustraliaAustralia
14Flag of CyprusCyprus
15Flag of SerbiaSerbia
16Flag of LithuaniaLithuania
17Flag of CroatiaCroatia
18Flag of RussiaRussia
19Flag of SpainSpain
20Flag of LatviaLatvia
21Flag of UkraineUkraine
22Flag of MaltaMalta
23Flag of GeorgiaGeorgia
24Flag of AustriaAustria
25Flag of United KingdomUnited Kingdom
26Flag of ArmeniaArmenia

Eurovision Song Contest 2016

The 61st Eurovision Song Contest takes place on 10, 12 and 14 May 2016. The contest is hosted by Stockholm, Sweden, and produced by the Swedish broadcaster SVT.

  • Place: Globen Arena, Stockholm, Sweden
  • Participants: 42
  • Semi-final 1: Took place on 10 May 2016 with 18 participants. The 10 songs with highest points advanced to the Grand Final
  • Semi-final 2: Took place on 12 May 2016 with 18 participants. The 10 songs with highest points advanced to the Grand Final
  • Grand Final: Takes place on 14 May 2016 with 26 participants; Sweden (host), Big-5 (Germany, Spain, France, Italy and United Kingdom), 10 best from Semi-Final 1, 10 best from Semi-Final 2

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