Widespread Panic will need to pass on booking and announcing their annual Red Rocks run this year due to the coronavirus outbreak and forced social distancing. As it’ll be a while as the world waits for a vaccine to arrive, the band just wouldn’t want to put fans at risk in June and they said no other dates at the venue would be free this year based on the current mix of postponed and rescheduled shows.

The band’s next shows on the calendar will be their return to Austin for a three-night run at the end of July. They’ve got three nights scheduled in August in Chicago and three nights in Napa around the Labor Day weekend. Head here for tickets if you dare.

The band confirmed the news on Twitter and Facebook today (see below).

Hi Everybody,We are extremely sad to say that the traditional WP Red Rocks shows will not be scheduled this year due to…

Posted by Widespread Panic on Wednesday, April 29, 2020