Due to Austria's new measures in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic, the Nova Rock Festival cannot take place this year and has been canceled.
The Nova Rock Festival team today officially announced the festival's cancellation for this year. The decision follows the Austrian government's announcement that as a further measure in the fight against the Covid 19 pandemic, concerts and festivals will not be allowed until the end of June. The official statement of the Nova Rock team on Facebook reads as follows: "Dear everyone, Unfortunately, difficult times also require difficult decisions. As recently announced by Federal Chancellor Kurz in the current press conference about the further measures after Easter, there will be no concerts until the end of June and festivals are allowed, which means that the NOVA ROCK Festival 2020 is not allowed to take place due to the tragic Covid19 pandemic and has therefore been canceled It is a shame, of course, because we were in the middle of the preparations to make the NOVA ROCK Festival 2020 an unforgettable experience for you again, but this is a situation that we understand because of the existing situation and Please take full care of your health all measures that must now be taken are completely new for everyone involved. Please give us time now to organize everything here and to provide you with further information as soon as possible. Thank you for your understanding, trust and in advance for your patience, your NOVA ROCK Festival Team. Take good care of yourself and stay healthy! "
Author: Simon Bauer