VidCon 2020 Canceled Due to Coronavirus Concerns

The Viacom event brings together digital video creators and thousands of fans each year in Anaheim

VidCon, the massive online video conference held by Viacom each year in Southern California, has been canceled due to fears over the coronavirus outbreak, according to a person familiar with the event’s plans on Monday.

The 11th annual VidCon was set to be hosted, as usual, at the Anaheim Convention Center from June 17-20. But in an email sent Monday to companies set to attend the event, a VidCon executive  aid that “because of the continued global health concerns, VidCon has been canceled.”

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Sean Burch

Sean Burch

Tech reporter • sean.burch@thewrap.com • @seanb44