On a typical yr, 130,000 music followers descend on the location, about 20 miles west of the capital, Copenhagen. This, nonetheless, is the second successive yr Roskilde has needed to cancel because of COVID-19.
The most recent growth is “very critical for the competition,” for the Roskilde Pageant Charity, the group behind the fest, “and for our neighborhood,” the assertion continues.
“We’ll work additional arduous to make room for artwork, volunteering and new cultural experiences within the time to come back,” say organizers. “However first we should digest this unhappy announcement. Then we can be again.”
Ticketholders can switch their stubs for the 2022 occasion, or get a refund.
Denmark’s inhabitants of about 5.8 million has reported greater than 254,000 circumstances of an infection and a pair of,491 COVID-related deaths, in response to updating analysis printed by Johns Hopkins College. Presently, simply 11% of the inhabitants is totally vaccinated.