McNichols Building COVID-19 Protocols

McNichols Civic Center Building Exhibit Vaccine Policy


If you are attending an EVENT at McNichols Building, please visit to learn about any COVID-19 protocols for your specific event.

  • All patrons 12+ must be fully vaccinated before attending exhibitions. Patrons are fully vaccinated two weeks after the second dose in a two-dose series or two weeks after a single-dose vaccine.
  • Children under the age of 12 must instead provide proof of a negative COVID-19 test. PCR tests must be taken within 72 hours of attending a McNichols Building Exhibit. Negative COVID-19 antigen tests must be taken within 6 hours.
  • All visitors ages 2+ must wear masks unless actively eating or drinking.

Proof of Vaccination:
Acceptable proof of vaccination includes one of the following and a matching government-issued photo I.D. or school I.D. for youth:

  • A physical copy of COVID-19 Vaccination Record Card.
  • A high-resolution photo of the front and back of your COVID-19 Vaccination Record Card on your smart smartphone.
  • Proof of your vaccination card on the accepted mobile app MyColorado – learn more and download here.

To protect attendees and the community from illness and to slow transmission of COVID-19, Denver Arts & Venues will require patrons to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 with an FDA or WHO-approved vaccine. This policy applies to all activities, programs, and events presented or produced by Denver Arts & Venues, including but is not limited to concerts, theatrical performances, exhibitions, receptions and tours, regardless of whether they are indoors or outdoors.  All events will follow these COVID-19 protocols until further notice.