CDC recommends no trick-or-treating due to COVID-19

(WOAY) – The CDC has released information on upcoming holiday events, including trick-or-treating.

According to the CDC, the following activities are considered high-risk and should be avoided, trick-or-treating, trunk-or-treat, costume parties, indoor haunted houses, hayrides, and tractor rides.

The CDC recommends the following activities that are considered lower-risk, carving or decroating pumpkins with household members, decorating your house, virtual Halloween costume contest, Halloween movie night with people you live with.

For a complete list of what the CDC recommends for holidays, you can visit their website.

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