Prairie Fall Sports (9-12) Spectator Guidelines-Covid-19

Based upon guidance received from the Governor’s Office of the State of Iowa, the Iowa Department of Education, the Iowa Department of Public Health, the Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union, and the Iowa High School Athletic Association and the Mississippi Valley Conference, the Prairie Activities Office has released its procedures for spectator admission for all 9-12 fall sports seasons.

Admission:

Normal admission will be charged at each venue.   Exact change preferred.   CCSD Activity Passes will be accepted for home events excluding tournaments and invitationals.

Personal Protective Equipment:

  • Masks are required at all MVC venues for all events:  Football, Swim, Volleyball, Cross Country, and Golf.
  • Spectators are encouraged to bring their own hand sanitizer, but a spray sanitizer will be available upon entry.
  • Temperature checks will be for all spectators for home and visitors

Attendance:

Attendance and capacity limitations

  • FOOTBALL at John Wall Stadium and Point Stadium
    • First 3 rows of bleachers will be blocked off.  Handicap seating will be available.
    • Seating limited to 50% in both visitor and home stands
    • Prairie Activity Passes will be honored.
    • Student Section will be widened to include the first two sections of the stadium
    • Three entrances on the home side:  General ticket admission (the double arch gates on home side), Student gate (tickets and passes) (gate south of concessions by women’s restroom), Pass gate  (north of concessions by men’s restroom).  All will be clearly marked.
    • Gate will close when we reach capacity, spectators may be turned away
  • VOLLEYBALL at Prairie HS and Prairie Point
    • Masks are required and social distancing according to venue signage
    • First 2 rows of bleachers will be blocked off.  Handicap seating will be available
    • Prairie Activity Passes will be honored
  • CROSS COUNTRY
    • Masks are required and social distancing according to venue signage
  • BOYS GOLF Boys Golf @ Airport National
    • Masks are required and social distancing according to venue signage

Concessions:

Concessions will be offered based on guidelines set out by the Department of Education and the Department of Public Health.

Spectators are Asked to:

  • Accept personal responsibility for following public health guidelines
  • Practice safe social distancing (limit group to single households).
  • Be patient and use common sense
  • Abide by posted signage
  • Stay home if you show signs or symptoms or if you have been in contact with someone with a confirmed positive case of COVID-19 in the last 14 days.
  • Spectators not following guidelines will be asked to leave.