The heavy metal band Slipknot announced the bad news about the ‘Knotfest at Sea‘ and said that they made a difficult decision about the long-awaited event.

The Knotfest at Sea, which was planned to be a special four-day cruise between August 10 and 14, 2020, was postponed due to the coronavirus risk. It was decided by the organizers that the dates will be rescheduled to the August 2021.

Yet, the final news has come recently and the band has officially announced that the special event is postponed for the foreseeable future. On the announcement, Slipknot stated that they made a difficult decision about postponing the festival like that and they hope to get together again in the future.

Here is what the band said on the Instagram post they made the announcement:

“We previously shared that Knotfest at Sea would be postponed from August 2020 to August 2021. Due to unforeseen scheduling factors since then, we have made the difficult decision to postpone Knotfest at Sea for the foreseeable future.

We greatly appreciate the patience and understanding of the Knotfest at Sea community, this decision was not made easily. All currently booked guests will receive a full refund.

While there are no immediate plans for Knotfest at Sea we do hope to get together again in the future. Join the Knotfest at Sea email list to stay in the loop with any future sailings by visiting the website.”

You can see the post below.