VenueShield provides the most advanced hygienic safeguards that serve Oakland Arena & RingCentral Coliseum's clients, guests, staff, teams, talent and all other visitors. All policies will be aligned with and informed by public health authorities, medical and industry experts. ASM Global has proactively partnered with and will further consult with leading subject matter experts, health officials and industry leaders in the areas of industrial hygiene, sanitization and fulfillment to consult on all facets of the VenueShield program.
COVID-19 Event Safety
COVID-19 IMPACTED EVENT STATUS
Oakland Arena and RingCentral Coliseum are fully aligned with the State of California Reopening Plan, which includes California State Recommendations for Fully Vaccinated People and California State Mask Guidance. An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any place where people gather. COVID-19 is an extremely contagious disease that can lead to severe illness and death. You assume all risks, hazards, and dangers arising from or relating in any way to the risk of contracting a communicable disease or illness—including, without limitation, exposure to COVID-19 or any other bacteria, virus, or other pathogen capable of causing a communicable disease or illness, whether that exposure occurs before, during, or after the event, and regardless of how caused or contracted—and you hereby waive any and all claims and potential claims against AEG Management Oakland, LLC., ASM Global Parent, Inc., Anschutz Entertainment Group, Inc., the City of Oakland, the County of Alameda, the Oakland Alameda County Coliseum Authority, and Athletics Investment Group, LLC doing business as the Oakland Athletics and Oakland A’s, a Major League Baseball team, each of their affiliates or related entities, licensees, lenders and contractors, as well as each of their respective principals, shareholders, members, partners, officers, directors, employees, representatives, tenants, agents, volunteers successors and assigns relating to such risks, hazards, and dangers.
All attendees of events inside the Oakland Arena from June 15 through October 1, 2021 MUST be verified as fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or have a negative COVID-19 test result within 72 hours of the event. Full vaccination occurs two weeks after the final dose of Pfizer or Moderna COVID-19 vaccines or two weeks after the single dose of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine. PCR and antigen tests are acceptable. Attendees may verify their vaccination status by showing their vaccination card, a photo of their vaccination card, documentation from a healthcare provider, or self-attestation prior to entry into the Oakland Arena. An attendee’s negative COVID-19 test result may be verified by printed document from test provider or laboratory, email or text of the result from the test provider or laboratory, or self-attestation prior to entry. It is strongly urged and recommended that all attendees follow CDPH Guidance for Face Coverings https://covid19.ca.gov/masks-and-ppe/.
It is strongly recommended that all attendees of events at RingCentral Coliseum from June 15 through October 1, 2021 verify that they are fully vaccinated or have tested negative for COVID-19 within 72 hours of the event. Full vaccination occurs two weeks after the final dose of Pfizer or Moderna COVID-19 vaccines or two weeks after the single dose of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine. PCR and antigen tests are acceptable. Attendees may verify their vaccination status by showing their vaccination card, a photo of their vaccination card, documentation from a healthcare provider, or self-attestation prior to entering RingCentral Coliseum. An attendee’s negative COVID-19 test result may be verified by printed document from test provider or laboratory, email or text of the result from the test provider or laboratory, or self-attestation prior to entry. It is strongly urged and recommended that all attendees follow CDPH Guidance for Face Coverings: https://covid19.ca.gov/masks-and-ppe/.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we are working diligently with event producers to reschedule as many events as possible for future dates. The safety of our fans, guests and partners is of the utmost importance. ASM Global Oakland management greatly appreciates your understanding during this unprecedented time.
As we receive more information, we will continually update our website. We urge you to visit our website frequently as details and information about our future events may change. Additionally, please visit our EVENTS webpage above for more and updated information about our individually scheduled events.
Thank you for your continued support and understanding.
"We are excited to safely welcome fans back to our ballpark for the upcoming season," said A's President Dave Kaval. "We thank Governor Newsom for his leadership and guidance during this process, and Alameda County for partnering with us to develop a comprehensive plan that complies with local health directives and provides a safe experience for our fans, employees, and vendors." The A's are committed to the health and safety of our fans and employees. Please review the health and safety measures prior to visiting the ballpark.
We are looking forward to welcoming you back to Oakland Arena and RingCentral Coliseum! New policies and procedures have been implemented to keep everyone safe – but we need your help to make it a success.
Please read the below guidelines so that you are best prepared for your next visit.
KNOW BEFORE YOU GO
- Face coverings will be required for all staff and guests at all times while on property in accordance to Alameda County Public Health Department.
- Both cash and credit cards will be accepted at the venue, but cashless forms of payment are encouraged.
- Hand sanitizer dispensers will be placed at all staff and guest entrances and at other high traffic or high-touch locations throughout the facility.
Arrival and Exit
- Once you exit the venue, re-entry is not allowed.
- Due to social distancing guidelines there will be NO shuttles to transport guests around the property.
Box Office & Will Call
- Guests are encouraged to purchase tickets online to avoid queues and gatherings at the box offices at the venue.
- To reduce the amount of contact between the guest and staff members, bag check will not be available for guests to leave their belongings. Guest can continue to bring bags up to 14" x 14" x 6".
- Guests are now allowed to bring 3oz bottles of hand sanitizer.
Thank you for helping us keep our venues COVID-19 safe!