COVID–19 forces cancellation of Saint Lucia Jazz 2020

St. Lucia has discarded plans to host the Saint Lucia Jazz Festival, scheduled for the 7th – 9th May 2020, given that Mass Crowd Events present enhanced risk factors regarding the spread of the coronavirus.

The Events Company of Saint Lucia and the Saint Lucia Tourism Authority, after extensive discussions with health authorities have decided to cancel this year’s Jazz Festival.

canceled worldwide as the Coronavirus works its way across the globe.

So far St. Lucia has recorded two cases of COVID-19, both involving Europeans with travel history.

A number of entertainment events have been

A close look is being taken at Carnival and other sporting events likely to be held. Health officials are discouraging mass crowd events for the time being.