Tomball German Festivals announced on its website and Facebook page March 1 that the annual spring festival has been postponed until June.

As a precautionary health and safety measure during the coronavirus pandemic, the festival previously slated for March 26-28 has been rescheduled for June 4-6, according to the announcement.

The annual German Festival was the first to be canceled last spring in the city of Tomball as the COVID-19 pandemic began. Cancellations of other festivals held by or in the city of Tomball then followed, Community Impact Newspaper previously reported.

The German Christmas Market was also canceled in December.