As Hurricane Harvey bears down on the Texas Gulf Coast, local-area events are being canceled as necessary in the interest of public safety.
This weekend's Houston Dynamo and Houston Dash matches at BBVA Compass Stadium have been postponed. The Dynamo's match with Sporting Kansas City has been rescheduled for October 11. A new date for the Dash game with the North Carolina Courage has yet to be determined.
Friday night's Mary J. Blige concert at Smart Financial Centre in Sugar Land has also been postponed. A new date has not been announced. Coldplay, scheduled to perform Friday night, and Lady Antebellum, slated for the Cynthia Mitchell Woods Pavilion on Sunday, have also postponed their concerts.
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