Star Wars Celebration 2020 has been officially cancelled.
This is the first time the event has been cancelled since it began back in 1999.
The event was scheduled to run from August 27-30 at the Anaheim Convention Center, but was cancelled due to the ongoing pandemic.
It will now return on the 18th – 21st of August, 2022.
Posting on their official website StarWars.com said:
“To our Star Wars Celebration fans and friends,
At Star Wars Celebration, the health and safety of our fans, attendees, exhibitors, guests and staff is always our number one priority. Due to the global impact of the COVID-19 virus and in speaking with local and state authorities on the latest public health guidelines related to indoor conventions, we have made the decision to cancel Star Wars Celebration for 2020.
While this news is disappointing, we are happy to announce that Star Wars Celebration will return to the Anaheim Convention Center on August 18-21, 2022.”