The head of the Buenos Aires government, Horacio Rodríguez Larreta, took advantage of the launch of the activities for the winter holidays to announce some flexibilities in the City. Along with the start of the school break, it was resolved extend until midnight the hours of bars, restaurants, cinemas and theaters. And also allow more capacity.
On the one hand, Rodríguez Larreta confirmed that for these winter holidays there will be shows and face-to-face activities for the boys, in museums, cultural centers and squares. Last year everything had been virtual.
But at the same time, the head of government announced some measures that will bring some relief to the gastronomic and entertainment sectors.
Bars and restaurants may occupy 50% of their rooms. Photo Marcelo Carroll
Bars and restaurants may open one more hour, until midnight. But in addition, they will be able to receive clients in their salons with an occupancy of up to 50%, when until now the limit was 30%.
On the other hand, each table can be occupied by up to 6 people inside the premises and for 8 in the outdoor spaces.
The other ad refers to cinemas and theaters, which may also increase your maximum capacity to 50%.
The closing time will also be 24 o’clock. This will allow adding a function, in the case of theatrical halls.
The other easing benefits shops and shopping malls, which until this Friday could receive one person every 15 square meters. From this Saturday, they can serve one person every 10 m2. This will allow more customers at the same time in stores and shopping centers.