Lollapalooza 2020 is a no-go after the city of Chicago has ordered that "all eligible special events up to Labor Day" should be canceled.
Today, Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot and the Department of cultural affairs and special events (DCASE) announced the city's redesigned summer events, including home dance parties, drive-in movies, virtual concerts, etc.
Regarding Lolla: Lollapalooza will honor its annual summer tradition by bringing Chicago and the world together in a weekend-long livestream event from July 30th to August 2nd to create a connection between community, civic engagement and, of course, live music. 2020. Details will be announced next month.
The city of Chicago previously canceled its annual Memorial Day Parade and House music, gospel music and blues Celebrations.
Read the full announcement here.
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