Beer gardens and outdoor catering in Bavaria are allowed to open on Monday - with a stable seven-day incidence below 100. But where is it really open, where is it closed?
Munich - The weather is right: Bavaria is facing a sunny weekend.
How fitting that from Monday some districts and cities in Bavaria will also open their outdoor restaurants.
But where can people hope for something light in the beer garden, where can you have a coffee outside?
Falling corona numbers in Bavaria: outdoor catering is allowed to open - the current status
At the beginning of the week, Prime Minister Markus Söder announced new Corona * rules for Bavaria, including possible opening steps - you can find an overview of the rules here Outside catering open from Monday (May 10th) until 10 p.m. Then the districts or cities have to submit an application to the Ministry of Health. The
German Press Agency (dpa)
as saying that they would be “promptly examined and approved”
13 districts and urban districts had submitted applications, as the Ministry of Health announced on Friday.
In addition to Tirschenreuth, the districts of Landsberg, Lindau, Amberg-Sulzbach, Neustadt an der Waldnaab, Regen, Kitzingen, Würzburg and Starnberg as well as the independent cities of Passau, Bamberg and Schwabach had submitted applications.
Starnberg, Kitzingen and Landsberg reported on Friday that the permits had been granted.
A 14th application had been made from the Neuburg-Schrobenhausen district, where an opening from Tuesday has now been approved.
Corona rules in Bavaria: Beer gardens and outdoor areas of the gastronomy open here on Monday
Landsberg am Lech
Neustadt an der Waldnaab
Corona easing in Bavaria: Weiden and Erlangen want to open outdoor restaurants - Main-Spessart is hesitant
If you apply the rules mentioned by the Ministry of Health to the figures published by the Robert Koch Institute *, as of Friday, a total of 16 districts and independent cities in Bavaria could submit an application to open from Monday.
In addition to those already mentioned, the districts of Main-Spessart and Garmisch-Partenkirchen as well as the independent cities of Weiden and Erlangen could also be considered.
The latter two have already submitted their applications.
Since Sunday (May 9), Munich has also been below 100 for the fifth day in a row - the incidence was again below that on Sunday.
In plain language this means: On Wednesday, the most famous beer gardens in the
open in the state capital
Nevertheless, there was some disappointment there, because an opening option for Tuesday had already been expected.
Bayerischer Rundfunk (BR), it is
whether Garmisch-Partenkirchen has already submitted an application
The Main-Spessart district is still hesitating: Already on Wednesday it was said that they were only slightly below 100 and wanted to wait until the situation was stable, reports the
Corona rules in Bavaria: incidence below 100!
In these cities and districts, outdoor dining could soon open
Neuburg-Schrobenhausenv (from Tuesday)
Munich city (from Wednesday)
"Hopes not fulfilled": Incidence has risen again - outdoor restaurants in the Regen district will not open
Meanwhile, the Regen district will not open: "The hopes were not fulfilled: After the number of cases already confirmed on Friday morning that the Regen district will exceed the 100 incidence limit, there will be no opening of the outdoor restaurants on Monday," it says on the Homepage of the district.
Strict hygiene regulations apply to the opening of outdoor restaurants.
According to the Hotel and Restaurant Association, incidences of over 50 negative corona tests * are required if people from several households are sitting at one table - with exceptions for those who have been completely vaccinated and those who have recovered.
In addition, the guests have to register - and wear FFP2 masks * when they are not at the table.
In counties whose incidence jumps back over 100 on three consecutive days, the openings must be withdrawn.
Depending on the incidence, the situation can change: more districts and cities could announce easing, others may have to withdraw openings.
The article will be updated accordingly.
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