Coachella Officially Announces That The Festival Will Be Postponed Until October

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Due to growing public health concerns, Coachella officially announced the postponement of the Indio based, music and arts festival this afternoon.

Goldenvoice, the festival's promoter, stated that "at the direction of the County of Riverside and local health authorities", they would be forced to reschedule both Coachella and the country equivalent Stagecoach.

Originally the festival was set to take place on the weekends of April 10th and 17th, but is now scheduled to take place October 9th, 10th, and 11th and October 16th, 17th, and 18th. Stagecoach will be rescheduled to October 23rd, 24th, and 25th. 

If you purchased passes, you can expect to be notified by this Friday, March 13th on how to obtain a refund if they are unable to attend.