Milwaukee is currently in Phase 4.4 of the Moving Milwaukee Forward Safely Plan. Due to positive momentum with gating criteria some restrictions have been lightened. Updates in this order include:
  • Event venues and gathering places like museums and performance spaces can now have up to 25% capacity WITHOUT submitting a safety plan to the health department, up to 250 people maximum in the space
  • For more than 250 people, you will need to submit a plan to the health department for the type of event (wedding, tradeshow, convention, meeting, etc)
  • Patrons can order from the bar if they maintain distancing and the line does not extend into the seating area
  • Sports events and tournaments can have fans up to 250 people or 25% capacity
  • These capacities are PER room, not per location. .
Visit the City of Milwaukee Health Department for more information.

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