Announced by Fukui TV, Affected by the Novel Coronavirus
On February 26th, in response to the increasing infection of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), Fukui TV announced that the “Fukui TV Ramen Expo 2020” has been suspended. The Ramen Expo was to take place at the Fukuiken Sangyo Kaikan during March 18th to 24th, and March 26th to April 1st.
Refunds will be offered for tickets already purchased until March 31st, with instructions on Fukui TV’s website.
“After the result of much consideration, taking everyone’s health and safety in the highest priority, the event has been suspended,” stated Fukui TV in a statement.
Up until last year, the name of the event was “Odaiba Ramen PARK in Fukui”, and was changed this year to “Fukui TV Ramen Expo 2020”. The event had plans to feature popular ramen restaurants from across the country.