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Here is a run down on the events and cities currently affected by Coronavirus

The Coronavirus aka COVID-19 is affecting parties, festivals, venues, events and countries across the world, leaving a very unsettling feeling for many.


  • The Mayor of New York announces vaccine requirement for indoor dining and other activities starting 13th September 2021
  • France announces new rules and tighten restrictions
  • Around a 1,000 people who attended a festival at the beginning of July 2021 in the Netherlands have all caught the virus
  • Cases begin to rise again across several states in the U.S.
  • Boris Johnson confirms freedom day will go ahead on 19th July 2021
  • Travel restrictions are eased between the UK and Germany
  • Portugal announces new curfew for high risk areas
  • Russia introduces tougher restrictions as third wave takes control
  • South Africa tightens restrictions
  • England’s freedom day is delayed for another four weeks until 19th July 2021
  • France imposes tighter restrictions on travel from UK
  • Irish Prime Minister announces roadmap for easing restrictions
  • Germany sees number of COVID cases start to fall, paving the way to lift restrictions
  • Italy set to lift quarantine rules for arrivals
  • Spain ends state of emergency and restrictions begin easing
  • The international travel ban for the UK is to be lifted from 17th May 2021
  • Turkey enters first full lockdown from 29th April 2021 until 17th May 2021
  • Greece opens border for travel
  • Belgium, Demark and Switzerland will begin easing restrictions
  • Portugal re-opens outdoor terraces from 5th April 2021
  • French President, Emmanuel Macron extends lockdown to all of mainland France for a further 4 weeks starting 3rd April 2021
  • Germany extends lockdown until 18th April 2021
  • Poland enters back into a lockdown for three weeks from 20th March 2021
  • The French Government re-introduces partial lockdown to 16 regions from 20th March 2021
  • A five-step plan on easing restrictions in Germany has been announced by the Chancellor
  • Scotland to begin easing lockdown restrictions
  • The UK Prime Minister has set out a roadmap to end the national lockdown on 21st June 2021
  • The Dutch Government gives the green light for festivals to restart from 1st July 2021
  • National lockdown announced for the UK to start as of the 5th January 2021
  • Coronavirus reopening in Germany Germany extends lockdown until 7th March 2021 but some restrictions lift on 1st March 2021
  • Nicola Sturgeon plunges Scotland back into lockdown from 5th January 2021
  • France introduces a 6pm curfew across 15 regions starting from 2nd January 2021
  • Ireland is returning to a full lockdown from 31st December 2020
  • More parts of the UK have been plunged into higher tiers from 31st December 2020
  • California has extended its strict stay at home order
  • Europe closes borders to UK due to new COVID strain found
  • A new strain has been found in the UK
  • First vaccine approved in the UK
  • Netherlands to enter into the strictest lockdown from 15th December 2020 until 19th January 2021
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  • Angela Merkel extends Germany’s lockdown until 10th January 2021 as numbers rise
  • Rapid COVID-19 testing for events has been launched
  • The French Government have announced a lift on current restrictions, however a new 8pm curfew will come into force from 15th December 2020
  • England begins new lockdown on 5th November 2020
  • French President Emmanuel Macron announces new lockdown to begin on 30th October 2020
  • Germany announces a four lockdown to begin on 2nd November 2020
  • A four-week circuit breaker lockdown comes into force in Northern Ireland from 16th October 2020
  • A state of emergency has been declared in France with a new curfew coming into force from midnight on 16th October 2020
  • New three-tier restrictions come into force across England from 14th October 2020
  • Dutch Prime Minister announces new partial lockdown starting 14th October 2020 for at least two weeks
  • Pubs and restaurants across Scotland are  set to close from 8th October 2020 until 25th October 2020
  • New restrictions come into force in Berlin from 10th October 2020 with a new curfew in place
  • Bars and cafes in Paris are to shut for two weeks as of 6th October 2020
  • Bars, pubs and restaurants in London are given a 10pm curfew from 24th September
  • Clubs, bars and concert halls across Malta are forced to close again by the authorities as cases have increased during the last month
  • Italian Government closes all nightclubs as of 17th August 2020 after a rise in cases being linked to clubs
  • Spanish Government to close bars and clubs once again as of 14th August 2020
  • Caprices Festival in Switzerland will go ahead in September 2020
  • France, The Netherlands, Malta, Monaco, Turks & Caicos Islands and Aruba are removed from the UK travel list as of 15th August 2020
  • Spain removed from UK travel list as of 25th July 2020 Airport Spain
  • UK government allows air bridges between certain countries
  • Coachella in California, USA has been cancelled
  • Spain and Italy ease lockdown restrictions
  • Houghton Festival in UK has been postponed
  • Awakenings Festival in Amsterdam, Netherlands has been cancelled
  • Oasis Festival in Marrakesh, Morocco has been cancelled
  • Germany will begin to lift lockdown restrictions from 20th April Berlin, Germany Coronavirus
  • The UK Government has extended the lockdown for three weeks – 16th April 
  • Extrema Outdoor festival in Houthalen-Helchteren, Belgium has been postponed
  • Germany eases lockdown measures but bars and clubs remain closed
  • UNUM Festival in Shëngjin, Albania has been cancelled
  • Burning Man in Nevada, USA has been replaced with a virtual festival
  • Junction 2 Festival in London, UK has been postponed until 2021
  • Sunwaves in Mamia, Romania has been moved to June 2020
  • Parklife Festival in Manchester, UK has been cancelled
  • Lovebox Festival in London, UK has been cancelled
  • DGTL Amsterdam has been cancelled
  • IMS Ibiza has been cancelled London Lockdown
  • All UK pubs, bars, nightclubs and restaurants have been closed
  • Movement Festival in Detroit, USA has been moved to September 2020
  • Printworks London in UK has postponed three events
  • The Warehouse Project in Manchester, UK has postponed several events
  • London Promoter, LWE has now cancelled all events until the end of May
  • FCO has advised against all non-essential international travel for initially 30 days as of 17th March
  • Village Underground nightclub in London, UK has temporarily closed
  • E1 London nightclub and sister venues Orange Yard Soho & Shoreditch Platform in London, UK have all temporarily closed
  • KMA60 in Berlin, Germany has been closed until further notice
  • Glastonbury Festival has been cancelled
  • Terminal V Festival In Scotland has been rescheduled
  • Theatres in London and across the UK are now temporarily closed
  • Ministry of Sound club in London, UK has temporarily closed its doors
  • The French President has ordered a lockdown starting at 11am GMT today 17.03.2020 for at least two weeks
  • Fabric London nightclub has temporarily closed
  • The New York City Mayor has announced that all nightclubs are to close
  • The Irish Government has closed all pubs and bars as of 15th March until 29th March
  • The Cause nightclub in London, UK has temporarily closed
  • The Berlin Government has closed all bars, clubs, sports facilities and more for two weeks from 14th March Coronavirus lockdown in Berlin, Germany
  • The Spanish Government has declared a state of emergency and has placed the country in lockdown for two weeks as of 14th March
  • Egg London nightclub in London, UK has closed
  • Goldengate-Berlin in Germany has cancelled all events until 20th April
  • Watergate Club in Berlin, Germany has closed until after Easter
  • Greenworld Festival in Tenerife has been postponed until 4th July 20200
  • Denmark has advised the borders will be closed from 14th March until 13th April
  • Watergate club in Berlin, Germany has closed until after Easter
  • Paradise has cancelled events in Miami and Dubai
  • Drumcode has postponed events in Miami and Paris
  • Circoloco has cancelled the next four events
  • OHM nightclub in Berlin, Germany has closed its doors until 20th April
  • Lehmann nightclub in Stuttgart, Germany has cancelled all events until further notice
  • Sisyphos in Berlin has postponed its upcoming opening party until further notice
  • Scotland has banned gatherings of more than 500 people to start from 16.03.2020
  • The New York Governor has banned all events of 500 people or more (13.03.2020)Coronavirus lockdown New York
  • District 8 nightclub in Dublin, Ireland has postponed all events until 29th March
  • De Marktkantine in Amsterdam, Netherlands has cancelled all events until 31st March
  • Hoppetosse in Berlin, Germany has cancelled all events until 20th April
  • Salon – Zur wilden Renate in Berlin, Germany has cancelled all events until further notice
  • Kompass club in Gent, Belgium has cancelled all events until 31st March
  • London promoter LWE has cancelled the next two events (14th and 21st March)
  • Fuse Brussels nightclub in Belgium has cancelled all events until 31st March
  • Time Warp in Mannheim, Germany has been cancelled
  • Heideglühen in Berlin, Germany has cancelled all events until further notice
  • Culture Box in Denmark has cancelled all events for 14 days from today (12.03.2020)
  • All travel between the EU and America except the UK has been banned for 30 days from 13.03.2020
  • Snowbombing in Austria has been cancelled
  • Birgit&Bier club in Berlin, Germany has cancelled all events for the next few weeks (11.03.2020)
  • Myfest and Carnival of Cultures in Berlin, Germany due has been cancelled
  • Famous Berlin club, Berghain has cancelled all events until 20th April
  • Caprices Festival in Switzerland, has been postponed until September 2020
  • Coachella in California, USA has been postponed until October 2020
  • Winter Music Conference in Miami, USA has been postponed
  • Beat Hotel Marrakach in Morocco has been postponed
  • Tomorrowland Winter in France has been cancelled
  • Ultra Music Festival in Miami, USA has been cancelled
  • Italy has been placed on lock down by the Prime Minister as of 10th March which means all parties have been cancelled or postponed until further notice
  • Trauma Bar und Kino in Berlin, Germany has cancelled all events until 31st March
  • The French Government has banned all events with more than 1,000 people until 13th April

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