Updated August 31, 2021

Coronavirus Resources

COVID-19 is a national public health crisis affecting North Carolina and Charlotte. See below for important updates regarding events and gatherings in the city.

What You Need to Know

An indoor mask mandate has been issued for Mecklenburg County (which includes the City of Charlotte), effective August 31, 2021.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) updated its recommendation regarding face coverings for indoor public spaces in regions where the coronavirus and especially the Delta variant are spreading rapidly. All people are recommended to wear masks indoors, even if they are vaccinated, in areas of substantial or high transmission. View the Interim Guidance for Fully Vaccinated People.

Visit this link for more details about current restrictions in North Carolina.

Due to the recent health recommendations, our team members are required to wear masks when indoors in close contact with others regardless of vaccination status. This is part of our commitment to the health and safety of our guests and team members.to wear masks when indoors in close contact with others.

Throughout the pandemic, the Charlotte Regional Visitors Authority (CRVA) closely monitored recommendations and actions coming from the local, state and federal levels in order to guide decision-making about health protocols and practices. The CRVA continues to do so as the health and safety of our team members, clients and guests is always a top priority.

The CRVA is working diligently in partnership with others to support the local restaurants, shops, attractions and other hospitality-related businesses that are essential to the quality of life we all know and love in the Queen City.

COVID vaccines are safe and effective and are our best shot at getting life back to normal. Visit the CDC website for up-to-date information and resources.

Additional Resources

From the NC Department of Health and Human services:

FEMA Coronavirus Rumor Control

CDC Resources for Travelers

Travel: Frequently Asked Questions

Who to Follow

In an effort to gather all the COVID-19 related information from a wide range of state agencies, North Carolina has launched a new COVID-19 web portal at nc.gov/covid19.

Hotel Cleaning Commitments

Learn more about how our fellow hospitality partners are keeping guests safe while visiting the Queen City.