CDC Releases Thanksgiving Guidelines Amid Coronavirus As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, new guidelines are out from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for Thanksgiving. Officials divided up traditional turkey day activities into three categories: lower risk, moderate risk, and higher risk. Let’s start with the higher risk activities they want you to skip this year – traveling, no shopping in crowded stores, no taking part in “fun runs” or races, don’t attend parades, don’t attend any other large indoor gatherings. In the moderate risk category – pumpkin patches and having a small outdoor dinner with friends and family in your community. Finally, the lower risk activities: having dinner with people you already live with, shopping online, and watching sports from the comfort of your couch. Have you decided on your Thanksgiving plans for this year?
Thanksgiving dinner. Roasted turkey with pumpkins and sunflowers on wooden table