The Ministries of Health Tourism, Culture and Entertainment have decided to postpone the staging of Carnival in Jamaica 2020 Road Marches to October.
All costumes and T-shirts purchased for any of the events which were to be held in April will be valid for the October staging.
Carnival in Jamaica's Road Parade with bands Bacchanal Jamaica, Xaymaca International, and Xodus Carnival will be on Sunday, October 25.
The Ocho Rios Carnival Road Parade as well as the Downtown Kingston Carnival Parade will be on National Heroes' Day, Monday, October 19.
Discussions have also taken place with hotels and airline partners to waive change fees for rebooking to October.