Running List of Major COVID-19 Cancellations & Closures

  • 2020 Summer Olympics — POSTPONED until 2021
  • Professional Basketball: NBA season — SUSPENDED
  • Professional Baseball:  MLB training — CANCELED; season — POSTPONED
  • Professional Hockey: NHL season — SUSPENDED
  • Professional Soccer: MLS season — SUSPENDED
  • Professional Football: NFL draft — taping without audience
  • Professional Golf: Masters — POSTPONED
  • Professional Tennis: Wimbledon — CANCELED
  • Professional Racing: NASCAR — SUSPENDED; Indianapolis 500 — POSTPONED until August 23
  • College Basketball: NCAA conferences & March Madness — CANCELED
  • “The Happiest Place on Earth”: Disney theme parks — CLOSED
  • Largest Rodeo in the world: Houston Rodeo — CANCELED
  • The biggest horse racing event in the U.S.: Kentucky Derby — POSTPONED until September 5
  • One of the largest marathons in the world: Boston Marathon — POSTPONED until September 14
  • One of the biggest tech/music events in the world: South by Southwest (SXSW) — CANCELED
  • St. Patrick’s Day Parades:
    • NYC — CANCELED
    • Boston — CANCELED
  • Acclaimed film festivals:
    • Tribeca Film Festival — POSTPONED
    • Cannes Film Festival — POSTPONED
  • Some of our nation’s most popular national parks:
    • Grand Teton — CLOSED
    • Great Smoky Mountains — CLOSED
    • Yellowstone — CLOSED
    • Yosemite — CLOSED
  • In America’s Biggest City:
    • Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island — CLOSED
    • New York Metropolitan Opera — CLOSED
    • New York Philharmonic — CLOSED
    • Carnegie Hall — CLOSED
    • Broadway shows — CLOSED until June 7
  • In America’s Capitol:
    • White House (tours) — CLOSED
    • Pentagon (tours) — CLOSED
    • U.S. Capitol (tours) — CLOSED
    • White House Easter Egg Roll — CANCELED
  • Music Festivals: 
    • Bonnaroo — POSTPONED until September
    • Coachella — POSTPONED until October
    • Stagecoach — POSTPONED until October
  • Award Shows:
    • Academy of Country Music Awards — POSTPONED until September
    • Billboard Music Awards — POSTPONED
  • 2020 Democratic Primary Elections:
    1. Alaska — vote by mail only
    2. Connecticut — POSTPONED until August 11
    3. Delaware — POSTPONED until June 2
    4. Georgia — POSTPONED until June 9
    5. Hawaii — vote by mail only
    6. Indiana — POSTPONED until June 2
    7. Kentucky — POSTPONED until June 23 (absentee voting allowed for all registered voters)
    8. Louisiana — POSTPONED until July 11
    9. Maine — POSTPONED until July 14
    10. Maryland — POSTPONED until June 2
    11. New Jersey — POSTPONED until July 7
    12. New York — CANCELLED
    13. Ohio — POSTPONED until June 2
    14. Pennsylvania — POSTPONED until June 2
    15. Rhode Island — POSTPONED until June 2
    16. West Virginia — POSTPONED until June 9
    17. Wyoming — vote by mail only

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