Blue Ridge Rock Pageant 2023 was cancelled halfway by way of on account of excessive climate. The September 9 and 10 days of the four-day competition didn’t go forward as deliberate, leaving hundreds to evacuate the realm. Although Papa Roach, Shinedown, and Oliver Anthony stayed behind and performed acoustic units for followers ready round, as a result of hey – they’re all there anyway. May as nicely do one thing enjoyable, proper?
“We love you all. Thanks for sticking round with us regardless of the rain and competition getting canceled!” wrote Papa Roach. “Thanks @thebrentsmith from @shinedown for pulling this concept collectively final minute for the followers and to @oliver_anthony_music_ for becoming a member of us.”
Blue Ridge Rock Pageant organizers issued the next assertion late afternoon on September 9: “Expensive Blue Ridge Followers, with heavy hearts, on account of this weekend’s continued extreme climate, we should announce the cancellation of the ultimate days of Blue Ridge Rock Pageant,” wrote Blue Ridge Rock Pageant organizers. “Your security and well-being are our foremost issues.
“We perceive the frustration this brings, and we share immensely in your disappointment. Please know that this determination was made with the utmost consideration for everybody concerned and our focus now could be on supporting these of you continue to on-site.
“We’re working diligently to supply refund particulars and can share that info early this week when enterprise re-opens. Within the meantime, we encourage you to remain secure and handle one another.
“This has been an agonizing flip of occasions for what was to be such a particular weekend. There can be extra a lot that we unveil over the following few days. Relaxation assured, we’ll handle you regardless of these troublesome circumstances. Thanks for every little thing.
“With heartfelt gratitude, Blue Ridge Rock Pageant.”
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