NYS Guidance and Requirements for Small and Medium Scale Performing Arts & Entertainment

Effective Friday, April 2, 2021, small and medium scale performing arts and entertainment event venues may reopen in accordance with NYS guidance. Venues may reopen at 33% capacity, with up to 100 attendees indoors and up to 200 attendees outdoors, exclusive of employees, talent/performers, contractors, and vendors.

If all attendees present proof of a recent negative COVID-19 diagnostic test result or proof of complete immunization prior to entry, occupancy may increase to up to 150 attendees indoors and up to 500 attendees outdoors.

Irrespective of capacity, social distancing and face coverings will be required by all attendees, as well as strict adherence to the requirements contained within this guidance.

Effective April 6, 2021, small and medium scale performing arts and entertainment venues must notify the Greene County Public Health Department (at least 5 days in advance of the event) if they plan to host in-person performances or events above the State’s maximum social gathering limit, which is 100 people indoors and 200 people outdoors, as of April 1, 2021.

Fill out and submit the form below if your event will exceed the NYS Maximum social gathering limit.

    By submitting this form, you, the event contact, assume the role of Responsible Party for this event.

    Location on Premises refers to the specific location of the event — the banquet hall, the auditorium, etc.

    Events may be subject to inspection by the Greene County Public Health Department to ensure compliance with all provisions of the NYS guidance.