The hosts’ names of this year’s Junior Eurovision were unveiled today. A total of three hosts will be responsible to present us the next edition of Junior Eurovision in Minsk,Belarus.


Specifically these are:

Eugene Perlin was Commentator for Belarus in Eurovision 2013 and in last year’s Junior Eurovision. Helena Meraai was last year’s representative at Junior Eurovision in Tbilisi, where she came 5th with her song  I Am The One. Additionally, she was one of this year’s presenters in the green room during the JEC national final. Zena on the other hand made two atempts to represent Belarus in Junior Eurovision in 2015 and 2016.

The Opening Ceremony will be presented by Denis Dudinsky and Anna Kviloria. The Junior Eurovision Song Contest will be held on November 25 in Minsk , Belarus . A total of 20 countries will compete on Minsk Aren stage , with Wales and Kazakhstan making their debut in the contest and marking a new record after 2004 when 18 countries participated. The countries we will see in Minsk are:

  • Albania
  • Armenia
  • Australia
  • Azerbaijan
  • Belarus
  • France
  • FYR Macedonia
  • Georgia
  • Ireland
  • Israel
  • Italy
  • Kazakhstan
  • Malta
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Russia
  • Serbia
  • The Netherlands
  • Ukraine
  • Wales

Last year Russia won the contest with Polina Bogusevich with her song Wings