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Monday, June 1, 2020

Ohio Entertainment and Recreation Destinations Closed Through July 1 Per Department of Health Order

Posted By on Mon, Jun 1, 2020 at 12:11 PM

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Last Friday, the Ohio Department of Health extended its director's order closing some entertainment and recreation destinations through 11:59 p.m. July 1.

That includes:

  • Places with amusement rides
  • Carnivals
  • Amusement parks
  • Water parks
  • Aquariums
  • Zoos
  • Museums
  • Arcades
  • Fairs
  • Children's play centers
  • Playgrounds
  • Funplexes
  • Theme parks
  • Concert and music halls
  • Country clubs and social clubs
  • Indoor movie theaters
  • Auditoriums
  • Stadiums
  • Arenas
  • "Skill or chance gaming facilities" for adults and children
  • Plus recreational sports tournaments and organized recreational sports (unless "specifically permitted by separate Director's order)
Different business sectors that have been given the green-light to reopen have done so under Responsible RestartOhio sector specific health and safety operating guidelines.

As of Saturday, May 30, there were 35,034 total COVID-19 cases in Ohio, 6,011 hospitalizations, 2,149 confirmed/probable deaths.

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