Cincinnati Music Festival Postponed Until Next Year

All artists slated to perform, including Snoop Dogg, Janet Jackson, Fantasia and Biz Markie, were secured to perform at next year's fest

The long-running Cincinnati Music Festival announced its plans to postpone its July event until 2021 via a Tweet on May 18, amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Originally scheduled for July 23, 24, 25 of 2020, organizers explained that all performers that were slated to play this year were secured for the 2021 fest, which will take place on July 22, 23, 24. 

The CMF's pre-fest party line-up featured BJ the Chicago Kid and the legendary Hip Hop artist Biz Markie.

Another Hip Hop heavyweight — Snoop Dogg — was docked on the lineup, along with Janet Jackson, Charlie Wilson, Fantasia, Tony! Toni! Tone! 

"We can't wait to celebrate with you all next year and until then - stay safe and healthy," their website says. 

If you already purchased your ticket, it will be redeemable for next year's event. If you'd like a refund, see all options here