Pop Culture Events/Moments 2020
Eighteen highly-anticipated, upcoming pop culture events/moments in the United States that will generate conversation, memes, or buzz and can be used to reach millennials have been identified below. Some of these events include Comic-Con International, Coachella 2020, Electric Zoo, and Lollapalooza, among others.
Movie and TV Show Premiere
- This sequel of the 2018 horror movie 'A Quiet Place' is set to release in the US on March 20, 2020.
- Marvel Comics' superhero film Black Widow, starring Scarlett Johansson, is set to release in the US on May 1, 2020. Black Widow will be the first film in the fourth phase of the "Marvel Cinematic Universe".
- The 15th and the last season of Supernatural, CW's popular sci-fi show, will end on May 18, 2020. The season finale is expected to generate conversation and buzz.
- Mando and Baby Yoda's journey will continue in the second season of The Mandalorian. The second season is set to release in October 2020 as confirmed by Disney.
- The epic MonsterVerse movie Godzilla vs. Kong is set to hit the theaters in the United States on November 20, 2020.
A Quiet Place: Part 2
Wonder Woman 1984
Supernatural — Final Season
The Mandalorian — Season 2
Godzilla vs. Kong
Music Events and Album Releases
- Cardi B will release her sophomore album, "Tiger Woods" in 2020. She will also appear in the upcoming movie, Fast & Furious.
- Famous rapper Machine Gun Kelly will release his new rock album, "Tickets to My Downfall" later in 2020.
- The iconic music festival, 2020 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, will be held on April 10-12 and April 17-19, 2020 in California.
- The Austin City Limits Music Festival combines music, art, food, drinks, and entertainment all in one place. The festival will be held in Zilker Park, Austin on October 2-4 and October 9-11, 2020.
- Electric Zoo is New York's largest annual electronic music festival. This year, the event will be held on September 4-6, 2020 at Randall's Island Park in New York.
Cardi B's Album and Movie Appearance
Machine Gun Kelly's Album
Austin City Limits Music Festival
- The annual Comic-Con event is one of the most loved pop culture events in the US. Each year, the event brings together entertainment, comics, anime, manga, video games, and costume lovers in San Diego. This year, the event will be held from July 23-26.
- Merlin Entertainments' largest theme park, LEGOLAND New York Resort will hold its grand opening on July 4, 2020. The 150-acre theme park features over "50 rides, shows, and attractions on seven themed areas."
- Cyberpunk 2077 is one of the most awaited video games of 2020. Starring Keanu Reeve, this video game is set to release on September 17, 2020.
- Burning Man is an event dedicated to art, creativity, and community. Each year, thousands of people attend this event in the Black Rock Desert in Nevada. This year, the event will be held from August 30, 2020, to September 07, 2020.