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Miami's Ultra music festival postponed due to coronavirus

Posted at 11:13 AM, Mar 05, 2020

MIAMI (AP) — Fears of the new coronavirus have led to postponement of the three-day Ultra electronic dance music festival in Miami. City officials say an official announcement is expected Friday.

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It's likely Ultra could be postponed until 2021.

Miami Mayor Francis Suarez had said at an earlier press conference that Ultra should not go forward because of the coronavirus concerns.

It wasn't immediately clear how the postponement will affect people who bought tickets.

Among the acts scheduled to perform are David Guetta, The Chainsmokers, Afrojack, Cash Cash, Martin Garrix and Galantis.