Bills, Sabres, Amerks to require child vaccination proof

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHEC) — Kids 5 to 11 years old will now be required to show vaccination proof to attend events at Blue Cross Arena. The Buffalo Bills and Sabres announced similar policy updates Wednesday morning.

The requirement of proof of one dose is effective immediately. A physical vaccination card or Excelsior Pass is required. COVID-19 negative test results will not be accepted. Children under the age of 5 will be required to wear masks.

Guests 12 and older need to present proof of complete vaccination. No word yet on when that might be required for younger children.

You can read more about the Bills plans here. They’re back home at Highmark Stadium on Jan. 2.

News10NBC reached out to teh Strong Museum of Play, the Rochester Museum and Science Center, Geva Theatre Center and the Auditorium Theatre to see if they were planning on implementing similar policies. All of them said at this time, they are not changing their policies.