Attractions reopening in Memphis with new safety guidelines

Relaxing restrictions in the Memphis

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - Lions, Tigers, and Basketball - oh my! It’s an exciting day for Tigers fans! Whether you’re heading to the Zoo or a basketball game, there are some safety guidelines you’ll need to follow.

It’s been a month since fans were welcomed back to FedExForum. They were banned based on recommendations from the Shelby County Health Department over COVID-19 concerns.

FedExForum fans can expect seats to remain socially distanced, six feet apart between groups. Everyone in attendance is required to wear a mask at all times. Concessions will not be sold and per FedExForum policy, fans can’t bring food inside.

Capacity at the Zoo will be limited to 5,000 at a time. The retail shop and Cat House Cafe will also be limiting capacity to 50%. Guests over the age of 2 must wear masks at all times until their food or drink is served.

You can purchase tickets online from the Zoo and FedExForum. Tip-off for Thursday’s game between the Tigers and Wichita State is a 6:00 pm.

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