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Outside Lands 2020 cancelled, Tame Impala, Lizzo and more confirmed for 2021

25 June 2020, 10:48 | Written by Cerys Kenneally

San Francisco's Outside Lands 2020 festival has been cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic, but they've already confirmed Tame Impala, Lizzo, and more for next year's event.

This year's Outside Lands festival has been cancelled due to the ongoing pandemic, but organisers have already confirmed some of the names performing at next year's event.

Tame Impala, Lizzo, The Strokes, Tyler, The Creator, Vampire Weekend, The 1975, Kehlani, J Balvin, Khruangbin, Bonobo, Big Thief, Sharon Van Etten, Mahalia, Hinds, Yves Tumor, The Beths, Nap Eyes, and many others have been confirmed for 2021.

Announcing the cancellation of this year's festival on socials yesterday (24 June), organisers wrote, "We would love nothing more than to be with you this August, listening to our favourite artists in Golden Gate Park and celebrating the best of the Bay Area for our 13th consecutive Outside Lands. After lengthy discussions with local and state health authorities about the impact of COVID-19 both in our community and throughout the world, we believe it is in the best interest of everyone’s health and safety that Outside Lands not be held in 2020."

Those that bought tickets for this year's event will be able to use those tickets for next year. Full refunds are also available.

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To Our Outside Lands Community We would love nothing more than to be with you this August, listening to our favorite artists in Golden Gate Park and celebrating the best of the Bay Area for our 13th consecutive Outside Lands. After lengthy discussions with local and state health authorities about the impact of COVID-19 both in our community and throughout the world, we believe it is in the best interest of everyone’s health and safety that Outside Lands not be held in 2020. In what has been a disappointing year for concertgoers and the music industry alike, Outside Lands is looking to the future. We all miss the much-needed community and positivity that comes with our annual celebration in San Francisco and we look forward to bringing the music back in 2021. We are filled with excitement, hope, and anticipation as we announce our lineup for NEXT year’s festival, returning August 6-8, 2021. Tickets go on sale tomorrow, Thursday, June 25 at 10am PT. We can’t wait to be back in Golden Gate Park with you, enjoying the best in music, food, beer, wine, art, cannabis and more for what we know will be our best year yet. The health and safety of the Outside Lands and San Francisco communities have always been and will continue to be our top priority. We are in close contact with local and state officials, working together to create the safest possible environment for you, our fans. For those Eager Beavers who purchased 2020 passes, we encourage you to hold on to them as they will be honored for the 2021 festival. Passholders choosing to rollover to 2021 will be treated to exclusive contesting for upgrades, giveaways and more throughout the coming year. If you are unable to attend the new date, you have until July 24 to request a full refund. We thank you for your patience, love and support. - The Outside Lands Festival Team Link in bio. #OutsideLands

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Outside Lands 2021 takes place at San Francisco's Golden Gate Park from 6-8 August 2021. Tickets go on sale at 10am PT/ 6pm BST today (25 June), Visit sfoutsidelands.com for more information.
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