|Eurovision Song Contest 2017|
|Semi-final 1||TBA 2017|
|Semi-final 2||TBA 2017|
|Venue||TBA, Riga, Latvia|
|Host broadcaster||Latvijas Televīzija (LTV)|
|Number of entries||29 (currently confirmed)|
|Debuting countries||Vatican City|
|Returning countries|| Andorra|
|Withdrawing countries|| Belgium|
|Voting system||Each country awards two sets of 12, 10, 8–1 points to their 10 favourite songs: one from their professional jury and the other from televoting.|
The Ro-Eurovision Song Contest #25 will be the 25th edition of the contest. It will take place in Riga, Latvia, following Vecu's victory in Rome, Italy during the 24th RoEurovision Song Contest. It will contain two semi-finals and one grand final, with an expected total of roughly 37 participating countries.
On the 22nd April 2017, it was announced that there would be a change to the applications format which would see special rewards given to the top 10 placing contestants and countries.
As with the 23rd and 24th contests, the 25th contest would see the split televote and jury vote return, with the jury vote consisting of audience and non-qualifiers.
25th Contest Jurors Edit
The juries for the 25th contest will consist mainly of the non-qualifiers who vote in the Final, as well as any audience who choose to vote as well.
Pot Allocations Edit
The draw to determine the allocation of the participating countries into their respective semi-finals is due to take place sometime after the 30th April.
The contest is taking place in Riga, Latvia after the country's victory in the previous contest.
Slogan & Design Edit
The slogan and logo of the contest are yet to be announced.
The presenters are to be announced near to or during the Pot Allocation.
Scoreboard Design Edit
It was decided that the scoreboard system from the previous contest would return, where the HR team themselves would produce the scoreboard design. The design will closely follow the theme behind the contest's logo, and will be revealed in due course.
Participating Countries Edit
|Andorra||Blueeye43||Cher Lloyd||"With Ur Love"||English|
|Bulgaria||DoodlayRed12||Katy Perry ft. Skip Marley||"Chained to the Rhythm"||English|
|Finland||Pwnzer94||TBD 1st May||TBD 1st May|
|France||Scozcp291||Astrid S||"Hurts So Good"||English|
|FYR Macedonia||Cashme0usside||Kerli||"Spirit Animal"||English|
|Georgia||Dolphinflyer||Years & Years||"Shine"||English|
|Germany||iCola||Lena||"Wild & Free"||English|
|Greece||Zendarium||Harry Styles||"Sign Of The Times"||English|
|Greenland||MargaretteWaldorf||Alice||"Running With Lions"||English|
|Hungary||NoraRebane||Sevyn Streeter||"How Bad Do You Want It"||English|
|Iceland||ZerinaCaderia||Anna of the North||"Oslo"||English|
|Italy||Kerian123||Bebe Rexha||"I Got You"||English|
|Monaco||Decorousness_s||Mandy Moore||"When Will My Life Begin"||English|
|Netherlands||iHxgo||O'G3NE||"Lights and Shadows"||English|
|Romania||SoulEliza||Srbuk||"Yete Karogh Es"||Armenian|
|Russia||TedTheToffee2003||Dima Bilan||"Never Let You Go"||English|
|Switzerland||Diaxoxo||Sia||"Dressed in Black"||English|
|Ukraine||MvrshmallowCat||THE HARDKISS||"Helpless"||English, Ukrainian|
|United Kingdom||SAARobbedGoddess||Little Mix||"No More Sad Songs"||English|
The Final Edit
|Croatia||mateomikic||Sia||"Move Your Body"||English|
|Latvia||Vecu||Sigrid||"Don't Kill My Vibe"||English|
|Sweden||PikyoSeoul20||Clean Bandit Ft. Zara Larsson||"Symphony"||English|