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The 2021 events that are already canceled by COVID-19


#Rally #Sweden 2021The COVID-19 pandemic has deprived us this 2020 of celebrating very important dates properly. #With the arrival of the vaccine, 2021 promises to be very different. #However, there are already various events that have been canceled also, especially in the first half of the year, where the percentage of the vaccinated population will still be too low.

#Cavalcades of #Kings

The first events to be canceled due to the pandemic will be the #Three #Kings parades held on #January 5. #Some localities have opted for static horseback riding O broadcast on television, but many have decided to suspend them definitively to avoid unnecessary crowds that could endanger citizens.

#Carnival of #Santa #Cruz de #Tenerife

#In 2021, the pandemic will prevent us from enjoying one of the quintessential #Spanish carnivals. “#Santa #Cruz de #Tenerife will not celebrate the next edition of #Carnival in the format in which we have been used to celebrating it for 60 years. #We cannot celebrate it in the same way as always with thousands of people from here and abroad ”, announced on #October 8 #José #Manuel #Bermúdez, mayor of the city.

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#In this sense, the mayor explained that, in the midst of the health crisis, no one would understand that #Santa #Cruz celebrated a carnival without people on the street, “which is the main force that our carnival has.” “There are no sanitary circumstances to celebrate the holidays as we have always celebrated, in the street and in a free and disorderly way, which is how we like to celebrate it ”, he declared.

#Days later, the #City #Council of The #Gran #Canarian palms #It also suspended its #Carnival after having initially decided to postpone it until #May. “The uncertainty generated by the evolution of the pandemic #It is incompatible with the forecast and the previous work that an event of the magnitude of the #Carnival requires ”, assured the #City #Council in a note. #Almost every corner of #Spain has canceled or modified the celebration of #Carnival to ensure the safety of citizens.

#Seville #April #Fair and #Holy #Week

#For the second consecutive year, #Seville will be left without its traditional #April #Fair. The mayor of the city, #Juan #Espadas, announced on #December 17 that the celebration was suspended because it would be impossible to guarantee the safety of citizens. #By then, if all goes according to plan, only 30% of the population will be immunized against COVID-19, an insufficient percentage to carry out such mass events.

The streets of #Seville will not be able to be crowded either to enjoy its emotional processions at #Holy #Week. #He #Archbishop of the city, #Monsignor #Juan #José #Asenjo, reported that he signed a decree last #Monday, #December 28, canceling all processional departures due to the pandemic. #However, he clarified that “The celebration of #Holy #Week is not suppressed” and encouraged the ecclesial and faithful groups of the #Archdiocese “to live with renewed depth and intensity the liturgical celebrations”#Planned for those days inside the temples.

The #Valencia #Fallas have been postponed

The #Fallas de #Valencia 2021 are also in danger, although for now they will be held. #Of course, on a different date than usual. #Despite the start of vaccination, the mayor of #Valencia, #Joan #Ribó, confirmed that the party will not take place in #March, but between #May and #July (except on #Bonfire days), which will be when a high percentage of immunization has been reached. #However, the term may be extended until #October. #In addition, each council may establish its own calendar.

#Tour #Colombia 2021

The world of sports will also suffer again the consequences of the coronavirus. The 2021 #Tour #Colombia, one of the most important cycling events on the calendar at the beginning of the year, has been suspended, as confirmed last week by the #Colombian #Cycling #Federation: “The executive committee of the #Colombian #Cycling #Federation in full made the decision to cancel the realization of #Tour #Colombia 2.1 for 2021, an event that will be retaken in the 2022 season”. The decision is due “to high number of active cases, outbreaks in the world and the difficulty of providing all the guarantees related to the biosecurity protocols for the caravan ”that meets in #Colombia in #February.

#Rally #Sweden 2021

#Another canceled sporting event is #Rally #Sweden 2021, which was to be held between #February 11 and 14 in the #Swedish #Varmland. #Not finding a viable alternative, the country’s authorities decided to permanently suspend it. #Thus, the #World #Rally #Championship (WRC) calendar loses one of the twelve rounds and shall hurry in find a substitute to have at least a test of pure winter this season that has not yet started.

#Paris #Air #Show

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#One of the largest aeronautical exhibitions in the world has also been canceled. The #Paris #International #Aeronautics and #Space #Show – #Le #Bourget (SIAE) issued a statement in early #December announcing the cancellation of the 2021 edition of the #Paris #Air #Show, scheduled #June 21-27. “We are already working on making the 2023 edition the #Hall of renewal at the service of aeronautics and space worldwide ”, declared #Patrick #Daher, general commissioner of #International #Aeronautics and #Space #Fairs.

#Geneva #International #Motor #Show

The only major international motor show in #Europe to be held annually will be discontinued in 2021. The #Geneva #International #Motor #Foundation (GIMS) explained in a statement that the show would not hold next year’s edition due to lack of interest from automakers, alluding to “#Difficult” moment the automotive sector is going through in the wake of the coronavirus crisis. #Most prefer to wait until 2022.



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