Final work at Baku Crystal Hall (VIDEO-PHOTO)
Azerbaijan, Baku, April 5 / Trend /
Final work is being carried out at the Baku Crystal Hall, where the 57th Eurovision Song Contest will take place, the official website of the contest said.
After completion of construction work the area will be commissioned to be prepared for the show.
Work at a press center being constructed near the Baku Crystal Hall is nearing completion. It provides everything necessary for work and leisure of journalists.
The 57th Eurovision Song Contest will be held in Baku Crystal Hall, which is under construction near the State Flag Square. The Baku Crystal Hall is the arena with a capacity of up to 23,000 spectators. Approximately 16,000 people will be able to attend each of the three Eurovision Song Contest live shows in May.
The Eurovision 2012 semi-final rounds will be held in Baku on May 22 and May 24 and the final on May 26.
Logo of the 2012 Eurovision Song Contest is "Fire Flower", while the motto is Light your fire!
Azerbaijan won the right to host the prestigious European song contest after the victory of Eldar Gasimov and Nigar Jamal (Ell / Nikki) at Eurovision 2011 in Dusseldorf, Germany last May.