Firefly Music Festival 2020 canceled due to coronavirus pandemic
After holding off from canceling for a while, organizers are following suit with countless other events, tours and festivals.
“At the direction of state and local authorities and federal guidelines amid the COVID-19 pandemic, we are saddened to confirm the cancellation of Firefly Music Festival 2020. We take the safety and health of our fans, staff and community seriously and we urge everyone to follow the guidelines and protocols put forth by public health officials,” their statement reads.
Organizers are emailing ticket holders by Friday, March 27. You can learn more here.
Firefly Music Festival joins a number of other festivals which have had to cancel or postpone their event.
Recently, the series of Danny Wimmer Presents festivals, including Epicenter, Welcome To Rockville and Sonic Temple Art + Music Festival announced cancelations as well as adjustments to their fall festivals.
Similarly, Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival rescheduled for the fall as well. That news comes shortly after another June festival, Glastonbury, completely canceled their 50th-anniversary festival for 2020.
You can see a list of events and festivals from the music world and beyond that have been canceled, postponed or rescheduled here.