Following the releases of the
An early March deadline!
As explained by 1Limburg, the
Therefore, we can be confident that this is indeed the date in place for the 2020 Heads of Delegations meeting and the deadline for entries to be chosen and submitted.
Furthermore, for the last five years, Melodifestivalen in Sweden has taken place on the weekend immediately prior to the Monday Heads of Delegations meeting. With the final of Melodifestivalen 2020 set for March 7, this is further evidence that March 9 is next year’s deadline.
The pre-season is closer than ever before!
This makes the entry deadline for Eurovision 2020 the earliest in recent memory with it traditionally taking place as close to the middle of the month as possible. You might have predicted March 16 as the most likely date for the 2020 contest to uphold this tradition but this has turned out not to be the case. Nevertheless, that just means that Eurovision pre-season is even closer!