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Alarm grows over coronavirus as thousands prepare to travel to Texas for SXSW and Houston rodeo

The March festival and other upcoming Texas events draw crowds from around the country and the world. But mounting fears around COVID-19 have some organizers canceling and attendees considering staying home.

Over 400,000 attended the SXSW in 2019 in Austin with over 100 countries being represented among attendees. Taken on March 8, 2019.

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