Both weekends of the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival 2020 have been postponed amid concerns about the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). The festival was scheduled to take place in Indio, California from April 10-12 and April 17-19. It’s now been pushed to the weekends of October 9-11 and 16-18. Information about refunds is being sent to those who purchased tickets this week.
Coronavirus concerns have led to the cancellation of multiple large-scale music events so far this year. On March 6,SXSW 2020 was canceled. Both Ultra Music Festival in Miami and EDM festival TomorrowLand in France have canceled over concerns for public health amid the coronavirus outbreak. Pearl Jam have also postponed their upcoming North American tour.