Glastonbury Festival will no longer be taking place this summer.
Glastonbury 2020 has been cancelled due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. The festival’s organisers shared a statement on Twitter confirming the news this morning. Ticket deposits for this year’s festival will roll over to next year, or be refunded, according to the customer’s wishes. This year was due to be the 50th anniversary of the festival.
Read the official statement from Michael and Emily Eavis below.
We are so sorry to announce this, but we are going to have to cancel Glastonbury 2020. Tickets for this year will roll over to next year. Full statement below and on our website. Michael & Emily pic.twitter.com/ox8kcQ0HoB
— Glastonbury Festival (@glastonbury) March 18, 2020