Illinois cancels Tug Fest 2020, Iowa still holding modified event
Quad Cities (KWQC) - Tug Fest Illinois posted on its Facebook on Wednesday letting Quad Citians know the Port Byron Tug Fest will be canceled this summer.
In the post, safety amid COVID-19 was mentioned as the main concern.
Tug Fest Illinois said it looks forward to holding the next Port Byron Tug Fest on August 12th-14th, 2021.
Following the Tug Fest Illinois Facebook post, Tug Fest Iowa posted on Facebook as well mentioning it will still hold its event on a “modified level.”
Tug Fest Iowa said it is working to plan a tug of war on land.
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