non-event

nonevent

[non-i-vent]
noun
1.
an event or situation that is anticipated but does not occur or occurs with much less than the expected impact, especially one that has been widely publicized; anticlimax.
2.
an occurrence of only superficial interest or content; a dull or insignificant occasion.

Origin:
1960–65; non- + event

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nonevent (ˌnɒnɪˈvɛnt)
 
n
a disappointing or insignificant occurrence, esp one predicted to be important

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non-event
"unimportant or disappointing event," 1962, from non- + event.
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