Rotary Club cancels Edmonds Oktoberfest
Last updated 9/9/2021 at 9:42am
The Edmonds Rotary Club announced Wednesday, Sept. 8, that Edmonds Oktoberfest has been postponed due to the rise in COVID cases in King and Snohomish counties.
It had been scheduled Sept. 24-25 Frances Anderson Center.
The rate of new COVID cases reached an all-time high last week at 464 per 100,000 people, according to data released Sept. 7 by the Snohomish Health District.
“This decision was not made lightly,” said Maggie Peterson, Edmonds Rotary president. “We very much want Edmonds Oktoberfest to be a family-friendly traditional event, but the current rise in COVID-19 cases, co...