Social Events

Phase 4

The Revitalization Phase of the Restore Illinois public health approach to reopening the Illinois economy includes larger gathering sizes, additional businesses reopening and increased capacities. We must all continue to social distance, frequently wash our hands and cover our faces to maintain progress in overcoming COVID-19.

The following documents apply to businesses that meet the following criteria:

  • Hotel ballrooms, banquet centers, as well as other indoor and outdoor event venues. Arenas, stadiums, and other spectator venues should follow Seated Spectator Events guidelines
    • Social events include, but are not limited to, weddings, bridal showers, family reunions, holiday parties, retirement parties, etc.
  • Note: organizations that operate across multiple workplace environments should refer to applicable Phase IV guidelines for guidance on those workplaces
  • Note: Venues hosting indoor weddings and social events are limited to lesser of 50 guests with OR 50% of overall room capacity and outdoor social events are limited to the lesser of 100 guests or 50% capacity. Capacity restrictions will be reassessed on an ongoing basis throughout Phase IV
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Industry Guidelines

Read the full guidelines for reopening and recommended best practices, and download helpful posters. (Guidelines also available in Spanish, Polish, and Chinese)

Poster Resources - Restore Illinois Phase 3

Signage Resources

Keep your workers safe in the workplace and limit the spread of COVID-19 with these helpful signs.