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The latest event cancellations in Dallas-Fort Worth due to coronavirus concerns

The latest event cancellations in Dallas-Fort Worth due to coronavirus

Addison Oktoberfest
The annual Addison Oktoberfest, scheduled for September 17-20 at Addison Circle Park, has been canceled. Photo courtesy of Town of Addison

As concerns regarding the spread of the coronavirus and government restrictions on group gatherings continue, more event cancellations and postponements are being announced every day in Dallas-Fort Worth. In an effort to keep you as up-to-date as possible, we'll compile a list of different announcements every week.

New and virtual events are on the uptick, so we may be able to occasionally present the regular weekly events roundup. Still, to be sure you're up to speed, you may want to check with the presenting organization or venue regarding the status of any particular event.

Dallas

  • Brooks & Dunn: This concert, originally scheduled for June 5 at Dos Equis Pavilion and then rescheduled for October 30, has been rescheduled again for September 23, 2021.
  • Dallas Pizza Fest: This event celebrating everyone's favorite food, first scheduled for June 14 at Deep Ellum Art Company and then rescheduled for August 2, has been postponed to an undetermined date.
  • Russian Ballet Theatre presents Swan LakeThis dance performance, scheduled for October 18 at Majestic Theatre, has been canceled.
  • Second Thought Theatre: The theatre company has canceled its production of Endgame, scheduled September 16-October 10 at Bryant Hall.
  • Whose Live Anyway?: This comedy performance, scheduled for October 21 at Majestic Theatre, has been rescheduled for June 13, 2021.

Fort Worth

  • Bruce Wood Dance presents Homecoming: This dance performance, scheduled for September 5 at Fort Worth Community Arts Center, has been postponed to an undetermined date in 2021.
  • Rickie Lee Jones: This concert, scheduled for August 21 at Ridglea Theater, has been canceled.

​Addison

  • Addison Oktoberfest: The annual beer, food, and music festival, scheduled for September 17-20 at Addison Circle Park, has been canceled.

Farmers Branch

  • The Firehouse Theatre: The theater company has canceled its production of Singin' in the Rain, scheduled July 15-August 9.

Grapevine

  • GrapeFest: A Texas Wine Experience: The annual wine festival in Grapevine, scheduled September 17-20, has been canceled.

Irving

  • Alejandro Fernández: This concert, scheduled for September 25 at The Pavilion at Toyota Music Factory, has been canceled.
  • Australian Pink Floyd: This concert, scheduled for August 8 at The Pavilion at Toyota Music Factory, has been rescheduled for August 8, 2021.
  • The Doobie Brothers: This concert, scheduled for October 9 at The Pavilion at Toyota Music Factory, has been rescheduled for October 19, 2021.
  • Judas Priest: This concert, scheduled for October 3 at The Pavilion at Toyota Music Factory, has been rescheduled for October 15, 2021.
  • Kaleo: This concert, scheduled for October 5 at The Pavilion at Toyota Music Factory, has been rescheduled for April 24, 2021.
  • Los Ángeles Azules: This concert, scheduled for October 30 at The Pavilion at Toyota Music Factory, has been canceled.
  • Mainstage Irving-Las Colinas: The theater company has transitioned its production of An Act of God, scheduled July 23-August 1, to a virtual event. It will now be available to stream anytime between July 25 and August 1.

Plano

  • Texas Music RevolutionThe music festival, scheduled for July 31 and August 1 at Oak Point Park and Nature Preserve, has been transitioned into a drive-in concert experience, now taking place at Southfork Ranch in nearby Parker. While some performers remain the same, big names like Lukas Nelson and Radney Foster will no longer be part of the event.

Richardson

  • Cottonwood Art Festival: The semi-annual event that features works from the nation's top visual artists, scheduled for October 3 and 4 at Cottonwood Park, has been canceled.
  • Huffhines Art Trails and Pawtoberfest: The annual event, scheduled October 17 and 18 at Huffhines Park, has been canceled.