Whitehouse Centers for Disease Control and Prevention US Department of Homeland Security - Federal Emergency Management Agency

How can my family and I stay safe during Halloween and other fall and winter holidays?

Many traditional Halloween activities can be high-risk for spreading viruses. There are several safer, alternative ways to participate in Halloween. If you may have COVID-19 or you may have been exposed to someone with COVID-19, you should not participate in in-person Halloween festivities and should not give out candy to trick-or-treaters.

Fall and winter celebrations that typically include large gatherings of families and friends, crowded parties, and travel that may put people at increased risk for COVID-19.

If you are hosting or attending a gathering, follow CDC tips for hosting and attending gatherings.

Last updated October 08, 2020
Source: Centers for Disease Control and Preventionlinks to external site

See also: Activities, events, and gatherings