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COVID-19 POLICY

COVID-19 Health and Safety Update – July 11, 2022

Rose City Comic Con 2022 is being planned as an in-person event on September 9th, 10th, and 11th at the Portland Convention Center in Portland, Oregon.

The health and safety of all participants is a priority at Rose City Comic Con and all LeftField Media events and we are working to create the safest experience possible for all attendees, exhibitors, and guests. Even so, please understand there is an inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 in visiting any public place where there are people.

We are constantly reviewing and reevaluating protocols as they relate to the current COVID-19 situation, which continues to change rapidly. We encourage you to revisit this page prior to traveling to the event.

Proof of Vaccination

At this time, Rose City Comic Con will not require proof of vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test to attend the event.

Face Coverings

Rose City Comic Con will be requiring everyone three years of age and up to wear a CDC-approved face covering while inside the Oregon Convention Center. Face coverings may be removed when eating and drinking and by panelists while socially distanced on stage, but must be worn at all other times.

Hygiene and Sanitization

Throughout the Portland Convention Center there will be additional measures taken to support a safe environment. This includes precautions like enhanced cleaning procedures and additional sanitation stations throughout the building. You can find more information below the Frequently Asked Questions.

We ask that all attendees sanitize and/or wash their hands as often as possible.

General Wellness

We ask that all attendees self-evaluate prior to coming to the event in order to protect others at the event. If you are experiencing COVID-19 symptoms, or have been in close contact with someone who has had COVID-19 in the 7 days prior to the event, please do not enter the convention center.

Rose City Comic Con badges are nonrefundable, however, they are fully transferable. If you become ill or can no longer able to attend the event for any reason, you may login to your GrowTix account and change the information on your badge(s) to another person. Please note, if you are in physical possession of your badges you will need to give them to the new attendee. There are no rollovers for 2022.

As COVID-19 news changes rapidly, we recommend you subscribe to our newsletter and follow us on social media (Facebook / Instagram / Twitter) to be the first to receive new information. If you have any questions, please reach out to us at info@rosecitycomiccon.com.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Rose City Comic Con will be requiring everyone three years of age and up to wear a CDC-approved face covering while inside the Oregon Convention Center. Face coverings can be removed when eating and drinking and by panelists while socially distanced from the crowd on stage, but must be worn at all other times at RCCC.

No. At this time Rose City Comic Con will not require proof of vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test to attend the event.

Rose City Comic Con badges are nonrefundable, however, they are fully transferable. If you become ill or can no longer attend the event for any reason, you may login to your GrowTix account and change the information on your badge(s) to another person. Please note, if you are in physical possession of your badges you will need to give them to the new attendee. There are no rollovers for 2022.

Face coverings may or may not be required during Celebrity Photo Ops depending on the individual guest’s comfort level. If precautions are requested, the information will be listed within each individual celebrity purchase opportunity once they go on sale.

Guests reserve the right to modify precautions at any time due to comfort level at the time of the event.

OREGON CONVENTION CENTER

GBAC Star Accreditation

The Oregon Convention Center has obtained the Global Biorisk Advisory Council
(GBAC) Star Accreditation. The GBAC STAR Facility Accreditation Program
is2021 GBAC Star Facility Gradient RGB performance-based and designed to help facilities establish a comprehensive system of cleaning, disinfection, and infectious disease prevention for staff and venues.

To achieve GBAC STAR™ accreditation, the Oregon Convention Center was required to demonstrate compliance with the program’s 20 core elements, which range from standard operating procedures and risk assessment strategies to personal protective equipment and emergency preparedness and response measures.

Learn more about GBAC STAR accreditation at www.gbac.org.

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