First phase winners
The first 10 highest ranking participants of “Hello Oslo” SMS quiz are:
“Hello Oslo” is Orange special project, dedicated to Eurovision, one of the most important music events in Armenia.
As Orange is the Official partner of Eurovision 2010, Orange subscribers will have the exclusive opportunity to participate in many events, including a special SMS-quiz, sending their wishes and meeting with Eva Rivas, Armenia’s representative in Eurovision 2010, become live participants of Eurovision, and enjoy a special concert the day of the final.
All Orange customers can participate in the SMS-quiz.
The SMS-quiz consists of two phases. The first phase will determine 4 winners who will travel to Oslo and attend the semi-final and final of Eurovision 2010.
This phase will start on April 30th and end on May 13th (game will end at 23:59:59)..
For those who didn’t win during the first phase, the game continues until May 25th to win lots of other prizes (the game will end at 23:59:59). You can find them in the section "prizes".
To start playing “Hello Oslo” SMS quiz, just send “barev” by SMS to 1447. You will receive the first question and multiple choice answers. You need to SMS back your answer to 1447 and then you will receive the following question.
For example, you receive a question with the following content:
Who will represent Armenia at Eurovision 2010?
a. Eva Rivas
In the answer you write a, b or c.
If your answer is correct, you’ll get one point, and in case of a wrong answer, no point. But in both cases, you’ll receive the following question by SMS.
If you haven’t answered to a question, you’ll not receive the following question. Your game will not be cut, and you can continue playing any time, by simply answering to the last question you received.
You may answer to as many questions as you wish each day, in order to accumulate as many correct answers as possible.
Each SMS sent to 1447 costs 100 AMD.
You can get acquainted with your current score and the highest score of the leader of SMS-quiz any time, by sending the word “Top” to 1447 short number (100AMD, including VAT per SMS).
All Orange customers can participate to “Hello Oslo” quiz, except Orange employees and family members, employees of the content provider as well as members of their families.
The terms and conditions of the SMS-quiz can be found here.
Winners of the Oslo tickets will be the 4 players who have accumulated the highest number of correct answers by the end of May 13th (game will end at 23:59:59).
In case of two participants collecting the same number of points, the one who has collected them earlier will be the winner.
Winners of the Eurovision tickets can fly to Oslo only if they are at least 18 years old.
125 other prizes will be attributed to players who will have achieved highest scores by end of May 25th (game will end at 23:59:59)
The results and the names of the winners of the first phase will be published latest May 17th on the official Orange website. Those of the second phase will be published on May 29th latest.
The 4 highest scored players by the end of May 13th will fly to Oslo to attend live the semi-finals and finals of Eurovision 2010.
Prize package each include a two-way flight ticket, accommodation for 4 nights in Oslo, the visa fee to Norway (however Orange bears no responsibility for the visa grant), a slump sum of 200,000 AMD for travel expenses, and tickets to the Eurovision semi and final live shows.
25 winners of the second phase will receive an autographed album of Eva Rivas including her Apricot Stone Eurovision contest song, plus a special limited edition ‘barev Oslo’ T-shirt and cap.All next 100 winners will receive a limited edition ‘barev Oslo’ t-shirt and a cap.
If you’re an Orange subscriber, you can also send your best wishes and words of encouragement to Eva Rivas, the representative of Armenia in this year’s Eurovision Song Contest.
Eva will choose the best wishes she received and personally meet the authors.You can send your wishes by SMS to 1447, inserting in the content “Eva + your wish”. .
Being the official partner of Eurovision 2010 broadcast, Orange turned Eurovision into a real city holiday this year.
The 29th of May became the focal point of different events that took place throughout one month period. Starting from 03:00pm many games, contests, creative events, dedicated mainly for children were taking place around Swan Lake, but the adults also were full of enthusiasm and wish to become the participants of these events. Starting from 21:00 pm Swan Lake, beautifully decorated and full of lights and colors, first in Armenia hosted the exclusive “Eurovision” concert with performances of former participants of Eurovision song contest both Armenian and foreign. But the main occasion of the day was the live broadcast of Eurovision 2010 which started at midnight and lasted until 03:30am. The audience watching the concert on the big screen didn’t leave their places until that late hour as they were first provided the chance to support and encourage the representative of Armenia together.