Portsmouth cancels several holiday events due to COVID-19

Posted at 3:48 PM, Dec 05, 2020

PORTSMOUTH, Va. - The City of Portsmouth have canceled several annual holiday events due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Due to the current coronavirus metrics in the Commonwealth, Portsmouth city officials have decided to cancel the following annual holiday events to ensure saftey:

  1. Olde Towne Holiday Tree Lighting
  2. Children's Christmas Parade
  3. Olde Towne Holiday Music Festival

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