Covid-19 Policy (as of 3/5/22)
Update March 5, 2022: As of March 5, 2022, following the guidelines of the Maine CDC, masks/face coverings are optional. If you are not vaccinated and/or have underlying health conditions, please wear a mask or do not attend the show.
Please note: Show management reserves the right to change any and all parts of this policy, at any moment, regardless of previous policy statements and/or policy posts to other websites, registration pages or other NEM sponsored/created materials.
Covid-19 Policy: Please note that the coronavirus, COVID-19, has been declared a worldwide pandemic by the World Health Organization. COVID-19 is extremely contagious and is believed to spread mainly by person-to-person contact. The New England Made Shows (NEM) will require as a condition of in-person attendance that all attendees, exhibitors, show and venue staff and all other individuals at the Portland Sports Complex or other indoor venues utilized in conjunction with the New England Made Spring 2022 show comply with Maine CDC and venue prevention measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19. In the event the Maine CDC alters such preventive measures due to changed circumstances, the New England Made Shows will adjust its requirements accordingly. As of March 5, 2022, following the guidelines of the Maine CDC, masks/face coverings are optional. If you are not vaccinated and/or have underlying health conditions, please wear a mask or do not attend the show.
Neither NEM or the Portland Sports Complex, nor their respective employees, agents, volunteers or representatives assume liability of any kind arising out of any harm, illness or injury due to any exposure to and/or infection by COVID-19 that you or any individuals in your party may incur as a result of or in relation to attending the New England Made Spring 2022 show; all such risks are assumed by individual attendees. By attending this event you agree to assume full liability for any such risks incurred before, during and after the event and agree to comply with the prevention measures as set forth above. These decisions have been made to help keep our community safe and to allow for an in-person New England Made Spring show.
TL;DR: Masks are optional as we comply with the Maine CDC.
If you have a temperature or are not feeling well, please do not attend the show.
If you are vaccinated, masks/face coverings are optional. We will not be checking vaccination status cards.
We ask you to maintain the 6' social distancing policy whenever possible.
Please limit how much you touch the products. We encourage you to only touch products that are necessary for understanding if they're the right fit for your business.
If you are not vaccinated or have underlying health conditions, you must wear or a mask while indoors.