REHOBOTH BEACH, Del. (AP) — A jazz festival in Delaware has been postponed for a year due to the safety concerns about the coronavirus pandemic.
The Rehoboth Beach Jazz Festival, which was slated to be held in October, has been pushed back to October 2021, the festival’s organizers announced Monday in a Facebook post.READ MORE: Elkton Motel Owners Shot, One Fatally, After Room Rental Dispute
“We will always put the safety of our fans, artists, volunteers, sponsors and all the production crews that make it happen year after year first, which is why we know this decision had to be made and that it is the right thing to do,” the statement said.READ MORE: 15-Year-Old Boy Dies After Thursday Shooting In Northwest Baltimore, Police Say
Next year’s event, which will benefit a hospital in Rehoboth Beach, will have the same lineup of artists.
Organizers said people can transfer their purchased tickets to the postponed festival, give it to another person, or request a refund.MORE NEWS: Maryland Officials Warn Residents About Rise In COVID-19 Related Scams
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