84th International Rice Festival on hold due to COVID-19, festival officials say

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CROWLEY, La. (KLFY)– All events dealing with the 84th International Rice Festival, including the festival itself, have been placed on hold according to the IRF Board of Directors.

The official announcement came on Friday. IRF General Chairman Joshua Spell said in the announcement that the decision to put the festival on hold ‘did not come lightly.’

Official announcement by IRF Board of Directors

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