INGLEWOOD (CBSLA) — The Foo Fighters concert that was supposed to reopen the Forum last Saturday will be rescheduled for the end of August.
Saturday night’s show had to be postponed due to a member of the band’s organization testing positive for COVID-19. However, the band announced Monday that tickets for the July 17 will be honored on the new date – Thursday, Aug. 26.READ MORE: Spirit Airlines’ Massive Flight Cancellation Debacle Enters Fourth Day
A new date for @TheForum in Los Angeles, CA has been announced: August 26th, 2021.3 Killed, 2 Injured In Fiery Wreck In Burbank; Street Racing May Be To Blame
— Foo Fighters (@foofighters) July 20, 2021
Ticketholders are still being asked to confirm that they have either been fully vaccinated or have received a negative COVID-19 test within 17 hours of the event. And with the newly reinstated mask mandate in Los Angeles County, concertgoers will be required to wear masks inside the concert venue.MORE NEWS: CVS To Increase Hourly Minimum Wage To $15
Saturday night’s show was supposed to reopen the Forum for its first full-capacity concert in more than a year. While it’s unclear whether the infection was among the band members or the crew, the band decided to postpone the show “out of an abundance of caution.”