MIAMI BEACH (CBSMiami) – The Miami Beach City Commission said no to Ultra on Wednesday.
Ultra wanted to return to Lummus Park in 2020.READ MORE: Miami Police Searching For Man In Car Dealership Arson Attack
The first Ultra was held in Bicentennial Park, now known as Museum Park, in 1999.
In a memo to city leaders, Commissioner Ricky Arriola said the move would make Spring Break safer, better and more profitable for local businesses in Miami Beach.READ MORE: Orlando Animal Shelter Fire, At Least 20 Cats Killed
“Inviting an established, well-organized event like Ultra for Spring Break 2020 will put heads in beds and serve as the counter-programming mechanism against the unorganized chaos that was Spring Break 2019 in Miami Beach,” said Arriola in the memo.
It was not to be.MORE NEWS: Miami Heat Host Free COVID Vaccination Event At FTX Arena
Ultra ended its contract with the City of Miami after this year’s festival.