Coachella announces 2021 music festival dates after abandoning 2020 editions
LOS ANGELES: Organizers of the Coachella music pageant confirmed on Thursday that the occasion would now not happen this yr due to the coronavirus epidemic, however introduced new dates for April 2021.
Coachella, one of many largest music festivals on this planet that brings half one million followers to an open-air website within the California desert, and its sister occasion Stagecoach for nation music have been rescheduled earlier this yr from April till October.
But officers in Riverside County on Wednesday canceled the October occasion due to persevering with considerations over the coronavirus.
“We have each intention of returning in 2021. As of now, Coachella weekend one will happen April 9 – 11, 2021 and weekend two might be April 16 – 18, 2021. Stagecoach is ready for April 23 – 25, 2021,” organizers Goldenvoice mentioned in an announcement on Thursday.
It mentioned particulars of the 2021 lineup can be introduced at a later date and that tickets bought for 2020 can be honored in 2021.
The 2020 lineup was to have included Frank Ocean, Rage Against the Machine, and Travis Scott.