WWE issued the following press release on Tuesday announcing that next Tuesday’s SmackDown taping from the World Arena in Colorado Springs has been cancelled due to the ongoing wildfires in the area. WWE will be holding a double taping on Monday from the Pepsi Center in Denver:
WWE® CANCELS SMACKDOWN® EVENT ON JULY 10 AT WORLD ARENA
STAMFORD, Conn., July 3, 2012 – Due to the Waldo Canyon fire, WWE (NYSE: WWE) SmackDown on Tuesday, July 10 at World Arena in Colorado Springs has been canceled. Refunds for tickets purchased for this event are available at point of purchase starting at 10:00 a.m. today.
To offer support to those families affected by the wildfires, WWE will be donating $10,000 to the American Red Cross, which is assisting in local relief efforts. Additional donations can be made by calling 303-722-7474 or by visiting ColoradoRedCross.org/donate.
On Monday, July 9, the Pepsi Center in Denver, CO will host both Monday Night Raw and SmackDown. Tickets can be purchased at the Pepsi Center box office or at http://www.Tickethorse.com.