COVID Event News & Updates
Keep up to date with the latest event industry news in light of COVID-19 and the everchanging rules and regulations.
The team behind #WeCreateExperiences has revealed that its celebrity endorsed B2C campaign achieved more than 2.3m post impressions since launching in March.
Large-scale live events will begin cancelling within days if the UK government does not agree to underwrite a protective insurance scheme, reports The Times.
The Association of Event Venues (AEV), Association of Event Organisers (AEO) and the Event Supplier and Services Association (ESSA) have announced that their members’ “heads up” well-being toolkit has been made available to the public as a free resource.
An Islamic centre in Birmingham is to offer Covid-19 vaccinations in the hours of darkness to encourage people fasting during Ramadan to get the jab.
Live music fans are needed to take part in a short survey to help the industry bring about the safe return of gigs as the UK reopens after lockdown.
Live Nation and streaming platform Veeps, the latter of which was co-founded by Good Charlotte’s Joel and Benji Madden, have partnered up to install livestreaming set-ups at more than 60 US venues that are frequently visited by acts on tours.
Wembley Stadium has been granted permission by Brent Council to host up to nine additional major non-sporting events per event calendar year.
As a totally independent festival, even with the amazing support you lot have shown us over the last year and the Cultural Recovery Fund grant we received, without government backed insurance a last minute cancellation would risk the very future of Shambala.
UK live event production charity Stagehand, which was set up by the Production Services Association and has raised more than £1m to support live event workers, said it has opened a fifth application window for its Covid-19 Crew Relief Fund.
Record stores across the UK have reopened for in-person trading this morning (April 12) as a number of coronavirus-enforced restrictions have been lifted.
Edinburgh International Festival (EIF), the performing arts festival, has revealed details of a reimagined festival for 2021, taking place from August 7-29
British Marine, organiser of the Southampton International Boat Show has announced its line up of exhibitors that will be at the event from 10-19 September 2021.
MotoFest Coventry will switch from its traditional date on the first weekend in June, to a new “MotoFest Month 2021” programme. Stretched out across the four weekends, from July 17 to August 8, 2021.
Organisers of the Arts and Culture Impact Fund has called for more applications after it announced its first £1m of loan funding to the sector.
The Night Time Industries Association (NTIA) has surveyed 700 businesses in the Night-Time Economy about Covid Status Certification.
Laura Davidson, the former All Points East festival (cap. 40,000) booker who helped launch Goldenvoice UK in 2014 as head of artist bookings, has launched AMIGAS – a female-managed consultancy offering services including artist development, event curation and live event strategy.