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The Steve Miller Band concert originally scheduled for September 1st at Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre has been cancelled due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

In a statement, Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre says that the cancellation is out of “an abundance of caution”.

The Americana Tour was a 40-city summer tour that was slated to start in Austin, Texas on June 13th, immediately after Miller was to be inducted into the Songwriter’s Hall of Fame in New York on June 11th.

The international tour was slotted to make it’s way across the US before playing two Canadian dates in September, in both Victoria and the PNE in Vancouver.

All tickets purchased at Select Your Tickets via the internet or phone sales will be automatically refunded to the purchasing credit card on file.

For more information on refunds, Select Your Tickets can be contacted at 250-220-7777.