Coachella and Stagecoach postponed due to coronavirus concerns

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USA: At the direction of the County of Riverside and local health authorities, Goldenvoice has rescheduled Coachella and Stagecoach festivals due to concerns surrounding the coronavirus.

The promoter’s public statement read: ‘While this decision comes at a time of universal uncertainty, we take the safety and health of our guests, staff and community very seriously. We urge everyone to follow the guidelines and protocols put forth by public health officials.’

Coachella will now take place from October 9 – 11 and October 16 – 18, 2020. Stagecoach will take place from October 23 – 25, 2020. All purchases for the April dates will be honoured for the rescheduled October dates. Purchasers will be notified by Friday, March 13 on how to obtain a refund if they are unable to attend.