SAN JOSE, California – Tonight’s free concert at AT&T Playoff Playlist Live! has been canceled due to inclement weather. The show will not be rescheduled.
“Of course, safety is the primary consideration for the College Football Playoff (CFP) and its sponsors, and the cancellation of tonight’s show is consistent with that prority,” said Bill Hancock, Executive Director of the CFP.
Oranizers and local authorities were concerned for the safety of spectators and performers, in light of high winds and standing water at Discovery Meadow, the site of the concert. Forecasts called for wind gusts of 30 miles per hour.
Gates were set to open at 6 p.m. PT, with performances by The Regrettes, Elle Goulding and OneRepublic.
AT&T Playoff Playlist Live! is presented as part of the College Football Playoff National Championship. For additional information on the College Football Playoff, visit www.collegefootballplayoff.com.
About the College Football Playoff
The College Football Playoff matches the No. 1 seed vs. No. 4, and No. 2 vs. No. 3 in semifinal games that rotate annually among six bowl games – the Goodyear Cotton Bowl, PlayStation Fiesta Bowl, Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl, Capital One Orange Bowl, Allstate Sugar Bowl and Rose Bowl Game presented by Northwestern Mutual. This season’s Playoff Semifinals will take place Saturday, December 29, 2018, at the Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic and Capital One Orange Bowl. The College Football Playoff National Championship will be Monday, January 7, 2019, at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, California.