Cuomo: some concert, sports venues will be able to reopen April 1; sports travel will be allowed March 29

For those attending events at these large venues, proof of a negative test or full vaccination will be required.

BUFFALO, N.Y. — Opening Day will take on a whole new meaning this year as it’s not only the start of baseball season but a “reopening” day for many venues across the state. 

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced new or altered guidelines Thursday for outdoor concert venues and outdoor and indoor sports sites.

Starting April 1, outdoor venues with a capacity above 2,500 can begin hosting concerts and shows at 20 percent capacity – a percentage that could increase as