Eurovision Song Contest 2007 was the 52nd edition of the Eurovision Song Contest It was the first time the Contest had been held in Finland. A budget of Ç13 million was presented for arranging the contest. Other bids to host the contest came from Espoo, Turku and Tampere. The hosts were Finnish television personality Jaana Pelkonen and Finnish musician, stage performer and actor Mikko Leppilampi. Krisse Salminen acted as guest host in the green room, and reported from the crowds at the Senate Square.