The 3-day electronic music festival at Randall’s Island in New York was marked by bedlam on each day of the event. The chaotic events at Electric Zoo over Labor Day weekend were a constant at the electronic dance festival event. The Electric Zoo Festival had to close its gates early on the last day, which was September 3. This denied access to countless fans. It comes 2 days after the opening day of the event was abruptly canceled on Friday.
The authorities said that unexpected delays had prevented them from constructing the main stage by the start of the event. It justified the cancellation as it did not want to endanger the safety and life of participants, all youngsters.
The surprising announcement by the organizers of Electric Zoo came over Twitter, now X at 6.30 pm on what would have been the concluding day of this event. The events were scheduled between September 1 & 3, but the global supply chain troubles led to the cancellation of the events on the first date.
Electric Zoo Organizers Apologized Over The Turn Of Events
The Friday cancellation had its effect on Sunday. Organizers of the Electric Zoo festival said that maximum capacity at the venue was reached way earlier than expected. It blamed the situation on the trials caused by the cancellation on Friday. The terse statement by the organizers stated that no additional attendees would be admitted to ensure their well-being and safety and that of everyone who was at the venue.
The organizers of Electric Zoo thanked its huge family of supporters for the overwhelming support and patience that they had shown over the year, especially over the weekend. It regretted that the Friday cancellation led to an unprecedented rush on Sunday, forcing them to close the venue earlier. The organizers concluded their statement by thanking their supporters for their continued love, understanding, and patience. They promised to make up for the unfortunate events at a later date.