Info on SoCal Wrestling and MMA Events Affected by Coronavirus

With the California Department of Public Health and Governor Gavin Newsome’s directive to cancel or postpone all events in the state of California with greater than 250 people or smaller gatherings held in venues that do not allow social distancing of six feet per person, as expected it is affecting a number of pro-wrestling and MMA events in Southern California.

We will keep this list updated with information on any events that are postponed or canceled.

March 13

Lights Out Xtreme Fighting – LXF 5, which was scheduled to take place at Commerce Casino, has been tentatively rescheduled for Friday, April 24. Purchasers of tickets for LXF 5 will be notified on how to obtain a refund, if that is an option they want to pursue. LXF heavyweight champion Mike Quintero (6-2) was scheduled to defend his title against Blake Troop (8-6). That fight, and the rest of the card, will be rescheduled to later dates.

Venue Wrestling Entertainment – VWE’s event in Stanton at De La O Jiu Jitsu has been postponed until April 10.

Millennium Pro Wrestling – MPW has cancelled their March 13 event in Chatsworth. They have canceled all event’s for March.

March 15

New Tradition Lucha Libre – NTLL has announced that their event in Lancaster has been postponed. A new date has not been announced. Presale tickets will be refunded or honored once they have a new date.

Level Up – Level Up Pro Wrestling School has canceled their student showcase scheduled for March 15.

SoCal Pro – SoCal Pro has canceled their March 15 event in San Marcos. They advised no changes to their April 11 anniversary show in San Diego at this time.

March 21

Santino Bros.Pay Your Dues – SBWA has canceled the event and all training at the Santino Bros. Wrestling Academy for the remainder of March. For fans that had already purchased tickets for the event they are offering two options, you can get a full refund or you can roll tickets over to the next event and will also receive a seat upgrade (or a merchandise pack if you already had ringside tickets.

MicroMania – Pro Wrestling Unplugged’s MicroMania event at Riverside Live has been canceled.

Destination 6No Regrets – D6W has canceled their March 21 event in Barstow. Their next event will be on April 18 at the D6W Arena.

March 22

Championship Wrestling from Hollywood – CWFH has canceled their television tapings that were scheduled for March 22. This will not affect their television broadcasts as they have several weeks of episodes prerecorded.

March 26

Bar WrestlingHeadbangers Ball – Bar Wrestling’s March 26 event in Baldwin Park has been canceled. The event was postponed to April 9, but the April 9 date has now been canceled as well.

March 27

PCW UltraFuture Now – PCW Ultra has rescheduled their Future Now event to June 12. Everyone who has purchased tickets will receive a refund.

March 28

Amped UpWrestle Fest 3 – Amped Up announced that Wrestle Fest 3 will be postponed to a later date.

Dungeon Championship WrestlingUproar – DCW has announced they will postpone their event and refund any ticket purchases. A new date will be announced when it is deemed safe to hold an event.

Empire Wrestling Federation – EWF canceled their planned fundraiser for the children of Saint Haycinth Academy. Anyone who purchased presale tickets can contact SHA at (951) 654-2013 regarding refunds. EWF has also closed the School of Hard knocks for the remainder of the month.

Venue Wrestling EntertainmentMadness – VWE has announced their March 28 event in Brawley has been postponed. No new date was announced.

West Coast Wrestling Company – WCWC has postponed their March 28 event in Hemet. A make up date will be announced later.

AWS18th Anniversary – The AWS anniversary event was postponed when the venue pulled the plug on the event. No return date was announced.

Wrestling Pro Wrestling – WPW’s March 28 event in Burbank has been canceled.

March 29

Pro Wrestling GuerrillaKobe – PWG announced that Kobe has been rescheduled to another date, but they will hold off announcing the date as the situation is still fluid. Tickets purchased for March 29 will be honored on the new date, or you can request a refund by sending an e-mail to merch@prowrestlingguerrilla.com.

April 4

Empire Wrestling Federation – EWF has canceled their April 4 event in San Bernardino.

April 8

Bar WrestlingThe Terror That Flaps in the Night – Bar Wrestling’s April 8 event at the Bootleg Theater in Los Angeles has been canceled.

April 9

Bar WrestlingLet’s Get Dangerous – Bar Wrestling’s April 9 event in Baldwin park has been canceled.

April 10

Empire Wrestling Federation – The April 10 EWF event at Dave & Busters in Ontario has been canceled.

April 11

SoCal Pro13th Anniversary – SoCal Pro’s 13th anniversary event in San Diego has been postponed. A new date has not been announced.

April 17

Empire Wrestling Federation – EWF’s April 17 event in Covina has been canceled.

April 18

Crimson Crown Wrestling – CCW has postponed their April 18 event in South Gate. No new date was announced.

April 24

Empire Wrestling Federation – EWF’s April 24 event has been canceled.

April 25

Empire Wrestling Federation – EWF’s April 25 event has been canceled.

Ground Zero – Ground Zero has canceled their April 25 event in Imperial Beach.

April 30

Bar Wrestling – The April 30 Bar Wrestling in Baldwin Park has been canceled.

The Southern California Pro Wrestling Events Calendar will be updated to reflect cancellations as well. As everything is fluid at this time and some promotions are not great on getting the word out, it is recommended to double check before attending an event that has not been listed as canceled.

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