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Punk Rock Bowling is joining the long list of events and tours postponing due to the coronavirus pandemic.

In following the recommendations from the CDC, World Health Organization and government entities, the event is postponing until the fall.

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This year’s event was set to see performances from the likes of Circle JerksPropagandhiMunicipal WasteAnti-Flagthe Bronx and tons more. You can see the full lineup here.

The new guidelines are limiting gatherings to less than 50 people and in some cases less than 10 people.

The event is expecting to reschedule for the fall depending on how the global situation evolves. They are not announcing a new date as of yet.

They are honouring all tickets on the new date. If ticket holders want a refund, they’ll be notified by March 27 on how to receive their money back.

Organizers offered a statement on the decision which you can read below.

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“Due to the recommendations by the CDC, WHO, and local, county, and state authorities regarding the coronavirus pandemic, and with an abundance of caution for the health and welfare of everyone attending Punk Rock Bowling and Music Festival, we regretfully report that we are postponing the event effective immediately.

We know this comes as a disappointment, and we share that frustration with you. However, this virus loves a crowd, and we cannot put our community at risk, we must look out for each other now more than ever.

Punk Rock Bowling and Music Festival 2020 is rescheduled for this Fall (dates TBA), and we are anticipating that most of the bands currently set to play will be there.  Please check the PRB website for regular updates.”

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