Hometown Country Jam Music Festival Approved For September Date
The Hometown Country Jam Music Festival, which was postponed in May, will now commence this fall. “There is nothing more important to us than the health and safety of our fans, artists, team members, and community as a whole,” organizers said in a press release this week. “In accordance... Read more
County Officials Cancel Coachella, Stagecoach Festivals
After weeks of speculation, this year’s highly-anticipated Coachella and Stagecoach music festivals have been officially called-off by county officials due to the coronavirus pandemic. Originally, both fests were slated to take over Indio, California in April, but when news of the pandemic first broke, they were rescheduled to October.... Read more
Connecticut To Allow Outdoor Concerts As State Reopens Next Week
Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont released Sector Rules for fully reopening the state next week amid the coronavirus pandemic. Since news of the virus first broke in the state, manufacturing, construction, real estate, utilities, some retail, child care, and hospitals have remained open, as they’ve been dubbed “essential businesses.” Late... Read more
Houston’s Minute Maid Park To Host Drive-In Music Festival
Houston’s Minute Maid Park is unusually quiet this summer while the MLB season remains a question mark and countless concert performances have been called off. But the ballpark will soon be bustling again with a drive-in music festival planned on the grounds. The multi-stage festival, dubbed Metamorphosis, will take... Read more
Coachella Reportedly Postponed To 2021, Organizers Mull Event Size
Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival — one of the country’s most highly-anticipated events  — was one of the first large-scale festivals to be postponed amid the coronavirus pandemic. Although organizers originally pushed the event to October, promoters are now reportedly in-talks to hold the celebration next year. According... Read more
Lollapalooza Cancels 2020 Edition Following Months-Long Speculation
After months-long delay, Chicago’s Lollapalooza has officially been called-off due to the coronavirus pandemic. The event was originally set to take place from July 30 to August 2. Over the last three months, organizers pushed back the lineup announcement and offered little information regarding the status of this year’s... Read more
Country Thunder Cancels 2020 Festivals In Wisconsin, Canada
A pair of Country Thunder festival dates are the latest casualty amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. The annual music festival – which presents shows in six North American cities each summer – has called off its planned weekends in Wisconsin and Saskatchewan, Canada and rescheduled each bash for 2021.... Read more
Festivalgoers Frustrated Over Refund Process Response
Two Wisconsin music festivals announced the cancellation of this year’s events, but ticketholders are having trouble receiving refunds. Last week, both Country USA and Rock USA in Oshkosh were cancelled due to coronavirus. Rock USA was slated to take place from July 16-19, followed by Country USA from August... Read more
Milwaukee’s Summerfest Cancelled For First Time In 53-Year History
For the first time in the festival’s history, Milwaukee’s Summerfest – the U.S.’ largest music festival – has been cancelled. On Thursday, festival organizers took to social media to share that its board of Summerfest’s parent company, Milwaukee World Festival Inc., had decided to cancel the event due to... Read more
Pair Of Wisconsin Music Festivals Cancelled Due To Virus Concerns
Two music festivals in Wisconsin have been cancelled in Oshkosh this year due to coronavirus concerns. The festivals , Country USA and Rock USA, were slated to take place on August 13-15 and July 16-19, respectively. However, organizers had to call-off the events this summer “for the safety of... Read more