OMNI Television, a multi-cultural broadcaster has confirmed that they will be broadcasting this years Eurovision Song Contest. This is the second time the contest comes to OMNI, the first being in 2019. As has been the case in previous years, the 2021 contest will mostly likely be broadcast to Canada with a delay.
OMNI Television is not the first broadcaster to show The Eurovision Song Contest on their channel. Back in 2014, OUTtv, a television channel which primarily focuses on LGBT programming, broadcast the contest to Canada for the first time, and returned again in 2015. Both contests were broadcast with a delay, and were available to watch in June.
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