Information on public gatherings in Alberta

 Is it okay to attend large public gatherings?

 From the AHS website:

  • No gatherings with more than 50 people are allowed, including:
    • – conferences
  • workshops
  • worship gatherings
  • family events, such as weddings and funerals
  • Cancel gatherings with less than 50 people if the event:
    • – includes any attendees travelling from outside of Canada
    • – has, as its focus, attendees that are members of critical infrastructure or critical service roles (e.g. healthcare workers, first responders, electric/power workers, telecommunications)
    • – includes attendees from demographic groups at greater risk of severe diseases, such as people 60 years of age or older and individuals with chronic medical conditions
    • – has attendees participating in activities that promote disease transmission (e.g. singing, cheering, close contact, sharing food or beverages, buffet-style meals)