CLEARWATER, Fla. - On Friday, Clearwater city officials announced that they decided to cancel the 8th Annual Pier 60 Sugar Sand Festival presented by Visit St. Pete Clearwater to prevent the possible spread of COVID-19. The festival was scheduled for April 10-26.
Festival organizers will be contacting everyone who pre-purchased a ticket within the next week to issue a refund.
Festival organizers said they are heartbroken about canceling the event, but reiterated that there is no higher priority than the safety of guests, volunteers, partners and staff.
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