With growing concerns surrounding The Coronavirus and COVID-19 we've seen a growing number of closings or postponements of public events. Below is a running list of known school and public event closings or postponements in our area that might have an effect on our communities.
*If you have news of a closing or postponement that is not included in the list below, please email AjMansour@iHeartMedia.com to get it added to the list.*
Bethany Lutheran College - Classes cancelled week of 3/16
Carrot Top Show - Postponed until further notice
Dan & Shay concert: Rescheduled to August 29th
Jason Aldean at Xcel Energy - Show rescheduled for August 8th
Junior Volleyball Association - Practices and Tournaments postponed or cancelled through March 26th [source]
Kenny Chesney Concert May 2nd - Postponed, expected to be rescheduled.
Lanco Concert: Postponed
Live Nation Tours - All tours have been paused including Billie Eilish, Jason Aldean, Zac Brown Band, Cher, Post Malone, Kiss, Lynard Skynard, Christ Stapleton, Tool and others.
Loppet World Cup - Cancelled
Minneapolis St. Patrick's Day Parade - Cancelled
Minnesota Gophers Baseball - Series vs Air Force has been cancelled. [source]
Minnesota Gophers MBB - The Big Ten Tournament has been cancelled
Minnesota Gophers Women's Gymnastics - Home meet on March 14th has been cancelled
Minnesota Schools - Closed by March 18th, until at least March 27th
Minnesota Timberwolves -- All NBA games have been suspended until further notice
Minnesota Twins - MLB has officially suspended remaining spring training games and delayed the start of the regular season two weeks
Minnesota United FC - The MLS season has been suspended until further notice
Minnesota Wild - The NHL has suspended the remainder of the regular season. More details coming soon.
MSHSL Postseason Tournaments - Will go on as scheduled but attendance has been restricted to rostered participants, coaches, event staff, TV partners, credentialed media and a small number of school approved spectators [source]
MSHSL Girls Basketball State Tournament - Cancelled
MSHSL Boys Basketball Section & State Tournament - Cancelled
MSHSL Adapted Floor Hockey - Will go on as scheduled but attendance has been restricted to rostered participants, coaches, event staff, TV partners, credentialed media and a small number of school approved spectators. Consolation and third place games cancelled. [source]
MYAS Basketball - Youth state tournaments have been suspended [source]
NCAA March Madness Tournament - Both the men's and women's tournaments have been cancelled
NCAA Wrestling Championship - Event closed to public.
NCHC Tournament - 2020 NCHC Tournament has been cancelled effective immediately [source]
Rage Against the Machine Concert - Postponed
South Dakota Schools: Closed
St. Paul St. Patrick's Day Parade - Cancelled
St. Thomas Academy - Classes cancelled 3/12 & 3/13
The Lumineers concert - Postponed and re-scheduled for September 24th [statement]
Twin Cities Auto Show - Cancelled
University of Minnesota - In person classes cancelled across all five campuses, coursework moved to online - until at least April 1, 2020
University of St. Thomas - Will begin online classes on Monday, March 16th. Campus operations remain open. [source]
USGA Gymnastics Meets - Cancelled all meets
USHL - Season has been suspended [source]
Visitation School - Classes cancelled 3/12 & 3/13
Walker Art Center - All programs canceled until April 15th. Galleries remain open.
WCHA Hockey - Remainder of postseason has been cancelled [source]
WIAA State Tournament - Remaining games in girls State Tournament and Boys Sections and State Tournament have been cancelled.
Wisconsin Schools: Closed through April 5th