This weekend's NXT house shows in Florida have been postponed as Hurricane Ian has caused mass evacuation orders in the state.
The live event scheduled for Friday, September 30 from the University Area Community Complex in Tampa, Florida has been rescheduled to December 17.
The show planned for Saturday, October 1 from the Dade City Armory in Dade City, Florida has been pushed back to November 11. All previously purchased tickets will be honored on the newly announced dates.
WWE issued the following statement on Tuesday:
Due to Hurricane Ian, the WWE NXT LIVE events this Friday, September 30th in Tampa, FL & Saturday, October 1st in Dade City, Florida will be postponed.
All tickets purchased for this Friday's event in Tampa will be honored at the new event on Saturday, December 17th and all tickets purchased for this Saturday's event in Dade City will be honored at the new event on Friday, November 11th.
If you have any questions about these events or would like a refund for your ticket please email email@example.com with your name and order number.
Hurricane Ian made landfall on Tuesday in Cuba and is expected to hit Florida on Wednesday. A state of emergency has been declared and about 2.5 million Floridians are under evacuation orders.
AEW President Tony Khan posted to social media on Monday that it is voluntary for talent to travel to this week's tapings.
"For everyone in @AEW, in case you missed our email, anyone worried about Hurricane Ian affecting your travel or home or your family life, it’s voluntary to come to tv this week. Anyone affected by the hurricane can take care of business at home, & we hope to see you all next week," he wrote.