MIAMI (CBSMiami) — For the second year in a row, Carnaval Miami is being canceled by the Kiwanis Club of Little Havana.
The organization’s annual flagship events, the Calle Ocho Music Festival, along Miami’s iconic SW 8th Street, and Carnival on the Mile in Coral Gables, are traditionally held in March.READ MORE: Johnson & Johnson Single-Shot COVID-19 Vaccine Joining In The Fight Against Global Pandemic
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However, both were canceled last year due to the emerging coronavirus pandemic and neither event can be held this year as well. Organizers say “public health is a priority.”
But save the date, because the Kiwanis Club says, “We look forward to dancing in the street together again in 2022.”MORE NEWS: Trump A Dominant Force At Conservative Conference In Orlando
Carnaval on the Mile is scheduled for March 5-6, 2022 and the Calle Ocho Music Festival is scheduled for March 13, 2022.