During a press conference today, Governor Cuomo announced that beginning April 2, event, arts and entertainment venues can reopen at 33 percent capacity, up to 100 people indoors and up to 200 people outdoors. If all attendees present proof of negative test prior to entry, capacity can increase up to 150 people indoors and up to 500 people outdoors. Social distancing and face coverings will be required by all attendees, as well as strict adherence to all applicable Department of Health guidance.
It was also announced domestic travelers to New York State who have been vaccinated no longer have to quarantine or test out within 90 days of their full vaccination. International travelers must continue to follow CDC guidance.
Lastly, beginning March 22, outdoor residential gatherings may expand to 25 people and non-residential social gatherings may expand to 100 people indoors and 200 people outdoors. Click here to read the full release from today’s press conference.