Tampa Pride 2020, originally scheduled for March 28, has been postponed and rescheduled to May 30 as fears mount over contracting COVID-19, the coronavirus declared a pandemic by the World Health Organization.
“Tampa Pride 2020 wants to ensure the health and safety of our community first and have taken the necessary precaution to do so,” organizers shared late March 12. “Tampa Pride 2020 in Ybor City & at The Cuban Club on 3-28-2020 have been postponed. We made this difficult decision to postpone because of the Coronavirus COVID-19 EMERGENCY.”
“We are rescheduling Tampa Pride 2020 to May 30, 2020,” the statement continues. “All Official Tampa Pride 2020 events are on hold and may be rescheduled. Tampa Pride 2020 will keep you updated on the current changing situation. We thank you in advance for your patience during these trying times for our community & country.”