Eurovision 2020

Croatia’s HRT “cannot confirm” Eurovision 2020 participation at this stage

The deadline for broadcasters to confirm provisional participation in the 2020 Eurovision Song Contest is slowly approaching. Based on previous years, the deadline is expected to take place in September. HRT has confirmed to that it currently cannot confirm their participation for next year.

Can not confirm participation

With Croatia and HRT so far silent in regards to any plans to take part in The Netherlands next year, reached out to the Croatian broadcaster for an update on their plans:

In this moment, HRT can not confirm participation or any further information.


We thank HRT for the swift reply to our query.

Croatia confirmed for another Eurovision event

Despite not being able to confirm their participation in this instance, it was recently announced that Croatia will be the home of next year’s Eurovision Young Musicians which is due to take place on June 21, 2020, at the King Tomislav Square in Zagreb.

Croatia at the Eurovision Song Contest 2019

Croatia selected their entry for Tel Aviv via the return of their National Final ‘Dora’. Roko became victorious in the end by winning the National Final with his song ‘The Dream‘. Croatia participated at the Second Semi-Final of this year’s competition. However, he did not advance to the Grand Final and placed 14th with 64 Points.

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Tim Jumawan

I started watching Eurovision ever since I moved to the UK in 2006, obsessed since 2012 and haven't looked back since.

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