DR has confirmed that the Danish capital Copenhagen will be hosting the next year’s song contest in May. The decision was made after months of speculations and finally Copenhagen beat the other two candidates in Herning and Horsens.
Refshaleøen will be converted into a ‘Eurovision Island’ where all the necessary venues for the event will be, these include Eurovision Park with a lot of activities for visitors as well as the Press Center for 1,500 journalists. The live shows will take place inside B&W Hallerne. The area has previously been a shipyard which will be ready to welcome Eurovision guests next year.
A large number of hotel rooms have been block booked in Copenhagen for delegates, journalists and fans and more information about the hotel rooms and tickets will be released later this year.
Eurovision 2014 will be celebrated under the slogan ‘Join Us!’, the organisers have announced. The theme art and logo haven’t been released yet.