Tickets for the upcoming Eurovision Song Contest
February 23, 2006
Tickets for the upcoming Eurovision Song Contest will go on sale on 27th February through tshellas.gr. At this moment, host broadcaster ERT gives a press conference at Divani Caravel to announce more details about the tickets.
Ticketstream Hellas in association with ACS courier and Eleftheroudakis Bookstores will handle the ticket sales. The price of the tickets will range from 20 to 250 euros, depending on the day and the seating.
Roughly, almost 100,000 tickets will be available for the semifinal rehearsals, the semifinal live show, the final rehearsals and the final live show. An approximate 15,000 people will be able to attend each event. The main source of ticket sales is expected to be via the internet.
Semifinal tickets will be available for EUR 50, 100, 150 and 200. For the final, tickets will be available for EUR 75, 100, 150 and 250.
For the first semifinal dress rehearsal, tickets for EUR 10 and 20 will be available. The second and third dress rehearsals of the semifinal provides tickets for EUR 10, 20 and 40. The first final dress rehearsal tickets can be obtained for prices between EUR 20 and 50, the second and third final dress rehearsals for prices between EUR 30 and 90.
The tickets will be purchased online through credit cards and each person can buy up to ten tickets. On 31st March, the system will close. The seating plan of the OAKA Olympic Indoor Hall decides if more tickets will be available. The tickets will be made to be kept as souvenirs.