Live entertainment producer Sixthman has announced the postponement of the remainder of its 2020 festivals and cruises. Sixthman puts on various events on land and on sea including Slipknot‘s Knotfest at Sea, Kesha’s Weird & Wonderful Rainbow Ride, The Kiss Kruise and more.
Select festivals have already been rescheduled for 2021 including Joe Bonamassa’s Keeping The Blues Alive at Sea Mediterranean II which will now be sailing Aug. 17-22, 2021 from Athens, Greece on board Norwegian Pearl, and The Broadway Cruise which will be sailing Nov. 13-17, 2021 from New York City to Bermuda.
This year’s All The Best Fest was set to feature performances from Jason Isbell & The 400 Unit, John Hiatt, Steve Earle, I’m with Her, Margo Price and more in celebration of the late John Prine. The four-day destination event will now move from November to Breathless + Now Onyx Resorts in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic on May 19 – 23, 2021.
Knotfest at Sea will now besetting sail in August 2021 from Athens, Greece on board Norwegian Pearl and will also be returning with exact dates and ports to be announced. Kesha’s Weird & Wonderful Rainbow Ride 2, The Melissa Etheridge Cruise IV, Coheed and Cambria’s S.S. Neverender, and The Kiss Kruise X will also move to October or November 2021 with new dates to be announced soon.
Invitations have been extended for all currently booked 2020 artists to return in 2021. Each event’s full lineups, which will feature some returning and new acts for next year, to be announced when complete.
“Going above & beyond to create moments and memories that last a lifetime is why we do what we do. We see something incredibly special happen when communities come together to celebrate shared passions,” said Sixthman CEO Anthony Diaz in a release. “Serving them on vacation is what has driven us for the past 20 years and 145 immersive events on land, sand and sea. We recognize we’re in the midst of uncertain times right now—times that call for extra flexibility, special value and an absolute assurance that the health and safety of our guests is being closely looked after.”
Ticketholders for all events have the choice to transfer their tickets to 2021 dates, receive Sixthman credits for future events or request a full refund by Aug. 31, 2020.