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Halloween Guidelines

Connecticut Department of Public Health issues Halloween guidance to ensure trick-or-treaters have a safe and healthy holiday

The Connecticut Department of Public Health today released a document providing guidance to the state’s residents in order to ensure that traditional Halloween activities can be celebrated while being done in a safe and healthy manner amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

Governor Lamont stressed that while the state is not enacting any new rules that are specific to Halloween, he is strongly encouraging Connecticut residents who are planning to participate in traditional holiday activities to review the guidance and take the advised precautions seriously in order to limit further spread of the virus.

To read the guidance for how to safely celebrate Halloween activities this year, click here.

Announcement Date: 
Friday, October 2, 2020