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Initially set up to begin at the end of April, Jazz Fest is being pressed to fall due to the continuous Covid-19 pandemic, organizers stated. The occasion will now range from Oct. 8 – 17.

“We are all ready to get together again and share that special spirit that lives at Jazz Fest. It’s taking longer than we want, but we’ll all have our celebration when the time comes,” Quint Davis, the manufacturer and director of Jazz Fest, stated in the declaration. “Your health, along with the health of our musicians, food and crafts vendors, and all of the folks that work to make the magic happen, remains the priority as we plan the return of Jazz Fest.”

Organizers strategy to reveal more information for the 2021 celebration in the coming months, according to their declaration.

The 2020 variation of Jazz Fest was canceled due to Covid-19, marking the very first time in the celebration’s 50 years that it did not occur.

Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.