Junior Eurovision 2023 kicks off this week|

The winner of the 21st Junior Eurovision Song Contest, which took place in Nice, France this year, will be known in less than seven days.

This is the contest's second hosting in as many years for the powerful nation in Western Europe.

Today, at 17:00 CET, the customary opening ceremony to greet all of the delegations will take place at the Hotel Negresco, which is situated on the well-known Promenade des Anglais. 

Both France TV and the contest's official YouTube account will carry live coverage of the event.