Ultra Music Festival has reportedly reached a settlement with Miami residents who opposed the event.
According to a new report from The Miami Herald, there may finally be an end to the years-long battle between the Downtown Neighbors Alliance (DNA) — an organisation representing 13 downtown apartment blocks in the city — and Ultra Music Festival.
Ultra Music Festival 2021 has officially been cancelled due to coronavirus.
Ultra 2021 has reportedly been cancelled.
According to a letter obtained by Billboard, organizers of the Ultra Music Festival are preparing to cancel this year's event, and requesting that the City of Miami officials approve their permit request to stage the event in 2022 once a formal announcement has been made.
Guest DJs at Taiwan's Road to Ultra event have reportedly been fined for breaking quarantine rules.
Ultra is set to host an event in Taiwan next month.
Ultra Music Festival, which cancelled its flagship Miami festival, and an Abu Dhabi edition of the event, earlier this year due to coronavirus, has announced a Road to Ultra event in Taiwan.
Taking place in Taiwan's capital city of Taipei, Road to Ultra will host the likes of Alesso, Slander and Vini Vici next month, at the Dajia Riverside Park.
Ultra Music Festival is being faced with a class action lawsuit from two ticketholders for its cancelled 2020 festival
Florida residents Samuel Hernandez and Richard Montoure issued the lawsuit this week, Billboard reports, after being denied refunds for their tickets to the festival, which was “postponed” until 2021 due to coronavirus. Then men spent $3000 dollars and $1032.02 respectively on tickets.
Ultra Miami has officially been cancelled.
The decision to potentially postpone Ultra Miami came in a meeting earlier this week between Miami’s elected leaders and Ultra representatives. Now, an official statement has been issued by the festival, citing the Florida Governer's declaration of a public health emergency after the outbreak of novel coronavirus, or COVID-19.
Taking to Facebook to share the official statement, Ultra wrote: "Dear Ultranauts,
Ultra Music Festival in Miami this March has reportedly been cancelled due to concerns over the spread of novel coronavirus, or COVID-19. The festival was set to take place from 20th to 22nd of this month (March).
The event is said to have been postponed, possibly for a year, which would essentially cancel Ultra Miami in 2020. It would be the first time the festival hasn't taken place since it first started in 1999.
The decision to postpone Ultra Miami reportedly came in a meeting this morning (4th March) between Miami’s elected leaders and Ultra representatives.
The Abu Dhabi edition of Ultra Music Festival, set to take place tomorrow and Friday (5th & 6th) has been cancelled “as part of the local and international measures to ensure the health and safety of the public”.
Ultra Abu Dhabi, which was set to be the first Ultra event in the Middle East, announced it would not be going ahead following a statement posted on the official website.