Friday, October 9, 2015

Sweden: SVT announced dates and cities for Melodifestivalen 2016


SVT, Swedish broadcaster, announced some weeks ago the details and schedule for "Melodifestivalen 2016". It's the biggest search for a Eurovision contestant in the competition. Last years it was not a surprise that Måns Zelmerlöw won the national final with his song "Heroes".

The Swedish national selection will include again four pre-rounds and a second chance show, followed by the big national final on 13th of March 2016 in Stockholm. Who will represent Sweden at the Eurovision Song Contest 2016 in Stockholm?

"Melodifestivalen" - Shows 2016

  • 06.02.2016 - Semi-Final 1 - Gothenburg
  • 13.02.2016 - Semi-Final 2 - Malmö
  • 20.02.2016 - Semi-Final 3 - Norrköping
  • 27.02.2016 - Semi-Final 4 - Gävle
  • 05.03.2016 - Andra Chansen - Halmstad
  • 13.03.2016 - Final - Stockholm
Read the official announcement here:
The winner of Melodifestivalen will participate in the grand final of the 61st Eurovision Song Contest on 14th of May 2016 in the Final - Stockholm

You can find out more about Melodifestivalen here: