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Follow these tips for a safe Halloween

October 29, 2020

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Protect yourself at Halloween during this pandemic.

  • Incorporate a mask into your costume!
  • Dress warm and stay outside.
  • Avoid gatherings of five or more.
  • Get dressed up but stick with a small group or show off your costume over a Zoom party.
  • Don’t go to bars or parties where there are large crowds; if you go to a bar, go to one that follows social distancing.

Remember:

    • SAFE = CELEBRATE IN YOUR RESIDENCE HALL
      • Watch spooky movies
      • Create a scavenger hunt
      • Dress up and share photos
      • Host an online party
    • LESS SAFE = CAREFUL TRICK-OR-TREATING
      • Wear a face mask
      • Avoid crowds
      • Use hand sanitizer
      • Wash hands before eating
      • Use a table to distribute treats
    • UNSAFE = BEWARE OF …
      • Large gatherings
      • Indoor events
      • Haunted houses
      • Hayrides

Get information about safe holiday gatherings from the Minnesota Department of Health and the Center for Disease Control. Be smart and safe now so that you don’t bring COVID-19 to your families at Thanksgiving.