When Conventum arena promised to expand the seating capacity of 500, then told SVT yes to placing Melodifestivalen in Örebro.
One of the biggest events coming to Örebro in February. Melodifestivalen race 4 as determined on February 28 held at Conventum arena.
It’s the room that determined to stage the Eurovision Song Contest. Conventum arena has 3,000 seats, SVT requires 3500th
– We maximize the venue with 500 seats, we raise the stands so that there will be more rows. It says Fredrik “Mudda” Johansson, artists and bookings at Conventum.
A total of over 10,000 tickets will be sold to the race, as it will be three performances: Dress rehearsal on Friday matinee on Saturday and so live TV show Saturday night.
To get hit Eurovision has been important also for the municipality of Örebro municipality says event coordinator Alf Lindblad.
– First, I just had to put it in the perspective of next year fills Örebro 750 years. And this was an event that we wanted to hit the town. The second is that there is an exposure without equal, there are no events in Sweden that strikes exposure nationally.