The following is intended as a plain-language summary of rules during the COVID-19 emergency and does not replace the need to follow all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations.
The following guidelines will help families and communities stay safe while attending a parade. For guidance about other large outdoor events, see Safety checklist for outdoor performance events and Safety checklist for outdoor shopping, fairs, and festivals.
The Health Department strongly encourages everyone who is eligible to get a COVID-19 vaccine and a flu shot. If you haven’t gotten your COVID-19 vaccine yet, learn more here about how to get vaccinated in Philadelphia.
The safest way to celebrate with others is by doing so outside. Here are some guidelines to help you to stay safe: