04.16.2020

Essence Fest, Jazz Fest & More Cancelled After New Orleans Mayor Suggests No Large Events Until 2021

Essence Fest, Jazz Fest & More Cancelled After New Orleans Mayor Suggests No Large Events Until 2021 Photo by Robson Hatsukami Morgan on Unsplash

ESSENCE Festival has officially been canceled for 2020.

The news comes after New Orleans Mayor Latoya Cantrell’s recommendation that big events, including Jazz Fest, French Quarter Fest, and Essence Festival, be postponed to 2021 in an effort to stop the spread of the coronavirus.

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