Rocklahoma Festival Cancels 2020 Edition Due To Pandemic
Oklahoma’s highly-anticipated annual rock festival, Rocklahoma, will no longer take place in 2020 due to concerns over coronavirus. The festival, slated to take place from May 22 to 24 in Pryor, was set to feature headlining sets from metal powerhouses Slipknot and Five Finger Death Punch, along with rock’s... Read more
Boise Music Festival Cancelled Due To Coronavirus ‘Uncertainty’
One of Idaho’s biggest events, the annual one-day Boise Music Festival, has been cancelled due to “uncertainty surrounding the coronavirus.” The fest was originally scheduled to be held on June 27 at Expo Idaho. In 2019, the festival brought in avout 40,000 people, producers of the festival Towne Square... Read more
Cincinnati’s Bunbury Music Festival Cancelled Over Virus Concerns
Cincinnati’s Bunbury Music Festival has been cancelled as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. The eclectic bash was scheduled to take over the city June 5-7 with headlining performances from Twenty One Pilots, Marshmello and The Avett Brothers. PromoWest Productions, which organizes the festival, revealed that ongoing developments regarding the... Read more
Updating List Of Every COVID-19 Cancellation And Postponement
The ongoing coronavirus pandemic has been detrimental to several facets of life, but perhaps most impactful on the live event industry. As public health authorities urge residents to limit group gatherings to curb the spread of the virus, hundreds of events around the country have been forced to cancel... Read more
Pair Of Wisconsin Country Festivals Postponed To August
Two of Wisconsin’s most popular gatherings have been pushed back two months. Oshkosh’s Country USA and Cadott’s Country Fest were originally slated to take place June 25-27 but due to the coronavirus pandemic, organizers have moved both country festivals. They will now occur August 13-15. “This was a difficult... Read more
Chaffee County Pushes Back Live Nation Payment For Seven Peaks Festival
The payment for Live Nation’s Seven Peaks Concert does not need to be paid at this time, Chaffee County commisioners voted in a special meeting this week. In order to cover the country’s costs, which includes hiring additional law enforcement and emergency personnel, the agreement requires a 20 percent... Read more
Outside Lands Festival Issues Statement Amid City Lockdown
More and more festivals are being cancelled or postponed due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. San Francisco’s Outside Lands Music Festival released a statement this week regarding its summer event. The festival is slated to take place in Golden Gate Park from August 7 to 9. While the event... Read more
Music Festivals Cancelled, Postponed Due To Coronavirus: Updating List
Spring and Summer are usually prime months for music festivals. Fans are used to gearing up to dance along to the hottest artists each year for a round of performances through the blistering summer heat. No matter the genre – there’s a music festival for everyone. However, due to... Read more
Artists Unite For ‘UnCancelled’ Benefit Festival
A wide-ranging collection of artists and venues around the globe are teaming up for a new virtual concert experience. UnCancelled Music Festival will provide fans a flow of livestream performances to support MusiCares’ COVID-19 Relief Fund, an emergency program set up by the Recording Academy to aid struggling musicians... Read more
Carolina Country Music Fest Announces Rescheduled Dates
Carolina Country Music Fest will be postponed until September, organizers confirmed Wednesday. The four-day event was slated to take over South Carolina’s Myrtle Beach June 4-7 but due to the COVID-19 pandemic, will now take place September 17-20. “We are grateful for the collaboration from all involved who have... Read more