Coachella canceled over coronavirus concerns

Coachella canceled over coronavirus concerns

Coachella announced that it’s canceling its annual two-weekend music festival in an effort to contain the coronavirus outbreak. 

“While this decision comes at a time of universal uncertainty, we take the safety and health of our guests, staff, and community very seriously,” the festival’s promoter Goldenvoice said in a statement posted by the Coachella Twitter account. “We urge everyone to follow the guidelines and protocols put forth by public health officials.” 

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— Coachella (@coachella) March 10, 2020

Goldenvoice added that the festival would be postponed until October 2020, and that any purchases for the original dates would be honored for the rescheduled weekend. Goldenvoice will notify purchasers by March 13 about refunds.  Read more…

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