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Celebrating the Holidays During COVID-19

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    Holiday gatherings for Michiganders will be different this year due to COVID-19. Get the most out of your holiday gatherings and reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19.

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People Who Should Not Attend In-Person Holiday Celebrations


    People with or exposed to COVID-19

    • Do not host or participate in any in-person festivities, if you or anyone in your household:
      • Has been diagnosed with COVID-19 and has not met the criteria for when it is safe to be around others.
      • Has symptoms of COVID-19.
      • Is waiting for COVID-19 viral test results.
      • May have been exposed to someone with COVID-19 in the last 14 days.


    People at increased risk for severe illness

    • If you are at increased risk of severe illness from COVID-19, or live or work with someone at increased risk of severe illness, you should avoid in-person gatherings with people who do not live in your household.
    • Avoid larger gatherings and consider attending activities that pose lower risk (as described throughout this page) if you decide to attend an in-person gathering with people who do not live in your household.

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Factors That Affect the Risk of Your Holiday Gathering