Indoor and Outdoor Gatherings

Updated 4/7/2021

A social gathering is a gathering of persons from more than one household. 

It includes parties, receptions, parades, festivals, conventions, fundraisers, community, recreational, leisure, and non-professional sports gatherings and events. If more than one household is present at a gathering, each individual present at the gathering must be counted for purposes of determining compliance.

See sports requirements and guidance.

Social gatherings must follow these precautions:

Gathering type Size limit
Indoor gathering A maximum of 25 people
Outdoor gathering A maximum of 50 people

These gathering limits do not apply to businesses, organizations, establishments and facilities that are permitted to operate under the Board of Health Regulation.