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ARF 2023 COVID-19 Policy

COVID-19 Compliance 

We are dedicated to our community’s health and safety in compliance with DC Government and the CDC.  We are taking measures to ensure that we are keeping festival attendees safe during the event. 

Masks and Sanitization 

 Masks and sanitizing stations will be provided onsite for festival attendees. Though this is an outdoor event, we strongly recommend wearing masks during the event to mitigate the spread of COVID-19. 

Staff Safety 

All of our staff and volunteers will be fully masked and will be sanitizing shared spaces throughout the course of the festival to ensure community safety against COVID-19.

Community Testing Sites

Though we are not requiring a negative test for festival entry, we do encourage festival attendees to get tested prior to gathering for the festival. Please find a list of COVID 19 testing locations in Washington, DC.:

Onsite Vaccinations 

Onsite vaccinations will be offered during the festival as an added community resource.