Today the Grand Final of the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2019 takes place at the Arena Gliwice in Gliwice, Poland.
The 17th edition of the Junior Eurovision Song Contest takes place this evening in the city of Gliwice in the Silesia region of Poland. A total of nineteen nations will be taking part in the worlds biggest television show for children between the ages of 9 and 14 years old.
The Arena Gliwice plays host the Junior Eurovision Song Contest, with the arena being transformed for the acts from all corners of Europe and Australia. Guiding viewers through the show will be a trio of hosts; Ida Nowakowska, Aleksander Sikora and Roksana Wegiel.
Nineteen nations are taking to the stage in Gliwice. This year sees the return of Spain for the Junior Eurovision Song Contest, having last participated in 2006. While Israel and Azerbaijan have withdrawn from the contest.
The running order for the show is as follows:
- Australia – Jordan Anthony – We Will Rise
- France – Carla – Bim Bam Toi
- Russia – Tatyana Mezhentseva and Denberel Oorzhak – A Time For Us
- North Macedonia – Mila Moskov – Fire
- Spain – Melani Garcia – Marte
- Georgia – Giorgi Rostiashvili – We Need Love
- Belarus – Liza Misnikova – Pepelny (Ashen)
- Malta – Eliana Gomez Blanco – We Are More
- Wales – Erin Mai – Calon yn Curo (Heart Beating)
- Kazakhstan– Yerzhan Maxim – Armanyńnan Qalma
- Poland – Viki Gabor – Superhero
- Ireland – Anna Kearney – Banshee
- Ukraine – Sophia Ivanko – The Spirit of Music
- The Netherlands – Matheu – Dans Met Jou
- Armenia – Karina Ignatyan – Colours Of Your Dream
- Portugal – Joana Almeida – Vem Comigo (Come With Me)
- Italy – Marta Viola – La Voce Della Terra
- Albania – Isea Çili – Mikja ime fëmijëri
- Serbia – Darija Vračević – Podigni Glas (Raise Your Voice)
The winner of tonights show will be decided by 50% jury voting and 50% online vote. The online vote is currently open until 15:59 CET, where you can vote for between 3 and 5 nations, the voting will reopen for 15 minutes during the show. The juries have already voted on the performances of the 19 nations.
The show will be broadcast live from 16:00 CET and can be followed on TV, Radio and Online.