May 16, 2022



Austin Arts & Music pageant most recent celebration canceled due to COVID-19 whilst others resume

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Organizers of the Austin Arts and Tunes Pageant introduced Sunday that the party has been canceled due to COVID-19, nevertheless they promised ticketholders access to potential occasions.

The event’s planners, expecting to convey concerts, artists and a automobile exhibit to Typhoon Texas Sept. 25-26, despatched a press release declaring they “are grieved and saddened” to terminate the weekend ideas due to “heightened COVID limits.”

It’s the most up-to-date of event cancelations in the Austin space because of to the coronavirus.

Most just lately, Austin’s once-a-year Pecan Avenue Festival, Bat Fest and Austin Delight were being all canceled due to COVID-19 concerns in the neighborhood.

The Town of Austin also current their permitting for exclusive situations on Aug. 30 with increased methods to mitigate the unfold of the virus.

The function software procedure was going to have to have an increased version of the wellbeing and basic safety sort to be done.

But even though some have been canceled, other substantial occasions have been allowed to go on.

The Austin Chronicle’s Warm Sauce Festival is occurring Sunday from 3 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Far Out Lounge and Stage in south Austin. The party is an once-a-year fundraiser, benefitting the Central Texas Food stuff Lender.

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Reside performances, incredibly hot sauce makers and other sellers ended up anticipated to unfold out across the venue.

Guests were being requested to don a mask and to social distance. Capacity is also staying minimal.

Also this weekend, countless numbers were being anticipated to show up at a two-day wine, food items and audio competition at the Lengthy Middle. The Extended Center is not a city-operate facility.

Evidence of vaccination or a adverse COVID-19 exam within 72 several hours was essential for attendees.

Austin Arts and Audio Festival party ticketholders ought to expect entry to two foreseeable future situations in Spherical Rock and Leander owing to its cancelation. The festival’s organizers reported their tickets will be honored at the two of individuals situations Dec. 4-5 and April 9-10, 2022.