SummerSlam officially not in Boston

WWE issued a press release confirming that WWE’s SummerSlam and other related events will not be taking place at the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts this year.

Refunds will be offered at the point of purchase. WWE stated that information regarding a new location is forthcoming. Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, all events (excluding cinematic matches) have taken place at the WWE Performance Center and Full Sail University.

In May, Boston’s mayor announced that no large events will take place in the city up to Labor Day due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

You can view the full press release below:

WWE STATEMENT

In coordination with our local partners, government officials and TD Garden, WWE’s SummerSlam and related events will no longer take place in Boston. Refunds are available at the original point of purchase. We are grateful to the city of Boston for their longstanding partnership and look forward to holding WWE events at TD Garden in the future.

SummerSlam will stream live on Sunday, August 23 at 7 pm ET on WWE Network and information regarding a new location for the event is forthcoming.