2 Denver sites require proof of COVID-19 vaccination and masks
DENVER, Colo. (KKTV) – Starting November 10, the Ball Arena and Paramount Theater in Denver will require a COVID-19 vaccination or negative test for all events until further notice.
Kroenke Sports & Entertainment made the announcement on Wednesday. All teams, staff and visitors aged 12 and over will need to prove that they are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. If people are not vaccinated, they must test negative for COVID within 72 hours of participating in an event.
KSE says children under 12 will not be required to show proof of vaccination or a negative test. However, they must wear a mask.
Masks are also compulsory for all staff and participants over 2 years old, regardless of their vaccination status. There is an exception for eating or drinking.
“After consultation with local, state and federal health and government authorities, as well as advice from the National Basketball Association (NBA), National Hockey League (NHL), National Lacrosse League (NLL) and in consultation with promoters national concert and entertainment providers, the decision to institute these protocols for all events reinforces KSE’s continued commitment to ensuring that the health, safety and well-being of our fans, frontline workers, staff , artists and athletes are our top priority, ”said Matt Hutchings, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer.
The process of verifying proof of vaccine or a negative COVID-19 test will take place at the entrances outside each site. Fans are encouraged to arrive early. In addition, come prepared with the required documentation and a mask.
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