COVID-19 Public Mandates

State of Iowa 

February 7, 2021: Governor Kim Reynolds signed a public health proclamation. The proclamation no longer limits the size of gatherings and also lifted the statewide mask mandate. All organizers are encouraged to continue implementing proper safety standards for all attendees such as social distancing, increased hygiene measures and to follow guidance from the Iowa Department of Public health.

City of Des Moines 

The city of Des Moines is 100% open, with no capacity limits for events with mitigation efforts approved by the city manager. The mask mandate for the City of Des Moines has been lifted in accordance with new CDC guidelines, but individuals that have not been vaccinated against COVID-19 are still encouraged to wear face coverings in public

Find more city information regarding COVID on their website.

Information and resources: