The bookmakers have Denmark as their top favourite to win the Eurovision Song Contest next month in Malmö - and so far the fans are pretty much in agreement with this. After the points from five of the fan clubs Emmelie de Forest has a clear first position as the fan favourite of the year.
Last Saturday the German fanclub OGAE Germany organized its annual convention in Munich. About 200 guests enjoyed a varied programme with the performance of four former Eurovision participants Sandra Reemer Friderika Bayer, Tom Dice and Pasha Parfeny being the highlight.
Melodifestivaklubben OGAE Sweden held its annual convention outside the town of Eskilstuna on Saturday the 13th of October. The 120+ crowd got a chance to see and meet up with the first Eurovision winner Lys Assia and the former ESC entrants Sinpus, Joan Franka, Birgitta Haukdal, Esther Hart and also a handful of former participants from Melodifestivalen.
A big Eurovision event is coming up in Berlin. From Friday, August 3rd until Sunday, August 5th fans from all over Europe are invited by the German and Finnish fan clubs to enjoy a varied programme consisting of parties, reunions and concerts of former Eurovision participants.
The official fan club of the Eurovision Song Contest, OGAE, has opened its annual poll to predict the 2012 Eurovision Song Contest winner. Loreen was in the lead after 6 clubs votes, we have reached 14 out of 41 club results but nothing has changed in the leader's position.
OGAE Finland played host to fans from all across Europe and beyond for the third edition of the Eurovision Cruise this weekend, experiencing a record turn out and an event which can only be described as an immense success.
Bulgaria is one of the countries that has been sticking in the semi-finals at the Eurovision Song Contest for a long time. Therefore, Bulgarian broadcaster BNT with cooperation of OGAE Bulgaria decided to make an international survey for a better participation in Sweden 2013.
The Azerbaijani fan club had arranged a big concert in Baku for Sunday evening. The well attended concert inpressed the audience by the many invited Eurovision Song Contest celebrities and various presents from the fan club.