EVO 2020 cancelled due to coronavirus concerns; digital event planned

More information about digital event coming soon.

EVO 2020

The Evolution Championship Series has cancelled EVO 2020 due to concerns regarding the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the organizer announced. It would have run from July 31 to August 2 at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas.

Instead, an online version of the event will be held this summer. More information regarding the digital event will be announced at a later date.

Get the full message from the organizer below.

Due to COVID-19, we are sadly cancelling EVO 2020 at Mandalay Bay and refunding all purchased tickets.

But to keep the EVO spirit alive, we’re bringing the event online this summer. More information coming soon!

The health and well-being of our community is our highest priority. We hope everyone stays safe during this time.

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