• Official Changes to Stay Safe MN Guidance for Social Settings, Restaurants & Bars and Places of Worship

    Below are the official changes to the guidance to the Stay Safe MN guidance overview.  For more information please visit: https://staysafe.mn.gov/
    I have included the official guidance documents to each category as well.  I hope this can help you navigate these turbulent waters.  We will be sending more information as we receive it. 

    Social Settings Outdoors: gatherings of 25 or less
     Gatherings of 10 or less
    Drive-in gatherings gatherings per MDH Guidelines 20-63

    Changes begin November 13 at 10 p.m.
    10-person limit for indoor AND outdoor gatherings.
    All social gatherings are limited to members of only three households
     or less, including the host.

    Restaurants and Bars Location: Indoors and outdoors
    Capacity: 6 feet of distance, 50% capacity, not to exceed 250 individuals for indoor and outdoor settings each - see guidance for additional details
    Reservations: Required

    Starting Nov. 13 at 10 p.m.
    Bar counter service closed: No seating or service at the bar/counter, unless establishment is counter service only. For counter service only establishments, patrons may line up with mask and social distance for service and then return to seat.
    Indoor capacity: 150 person limit. May not exceed 50% of total capacity. All patrons must be seated at tables.
    Bar games that require standing are not permitted.
    Dine in service closed between 10pm-4pm. May remain open for takeout and delivery.


    Official Guidance: Restaurants and Bars

    Industry Guidance for Safely Reopening for Restaurants and Bars - English (PDF)
    Places of Worship, religious services, weddings, and funerals Indoors and Outdoors
    Capacity: 6 feet of social distance, max 50%, maximum of 250 people within a single self-contained space – see guidance for additional details.

    Changes begin November 13 at 10 p.m.
    Events end by 10 p.m.
    The events may not take place between 10:00 p.m. and 4:00 a.m.
    Changes begin November 27 and December 11:
    Attendance limits
    November 27: 50 person limit
    December 11: 25 person limit
    No change to services held in a place of worship.

    Official Guidance: Faith-Based Communities, Places of Worship, Weddings, and Funerals

    Industry Guidance for Safely Reopening Faith-Based Communities, Places of Worship, Weddings, and Funerals - English (PDF)

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