Open Air music festival canceled due to severe weather

EMBED </>More News Videos

Fans were upset on Sunday after event organizers cancelled the Open Air music festival at NRG, citing severe weather. (KTRK)

The remainder of the Open Air music festival at NRG Park has been canceled, event organizers announced on Sunday afternoon.

Citing lightning storms that are expected to linger in the area for the rest of the day, festival organizers asked attendees to return to their vehicles and exit the venue immediately.

Information about ticket refunds will be available on the festival's website and social media accounts on Wednesday morning.

The complete cancellation follows several weather-related evacuations throughout the weekend.

To get alerts for breaking news, download the abc13 news app for iPhone or Android. You can also get breaking news alerts sent to you by email.
Related Topics:
newsfestivalNRG parkHouston
(Copyright ©2016 KTRK-TV. All Rights Reserved.)

Load Comments