It’s official: Glastonbury has been cancelled
It’ll take place in 2021 instead
Glastonbury Festival has officially been cancelled.
This year’s festival will instead be held next year, whilst any tickets for will roll over to next year.
Michael and Emily Eavis, the festival’s organisers, confirmed the news on Twitter, saying 2020 “will be an enforced fallow year for the Festival”.
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
People with tickets for this year can either reclaim their £50 deposit or roll it over and guarantee a ticket for 2021.
Paul McCartney, Kendrick Lamar, and Taylor Swift were due to headline this year’s festival.
“We were so looking forward to welcoming you all for our 50th anniversary with a line-up full of fantastic artists and performers that we were incredibly proud to have booked,” the organisers said on Twitter.