Lexington Center stepped up frequency of cleaning and disinfecting Rupp Arena

Rupp Arena in Lexington, KY

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – The girls’ Sweet 16 Basketball tournament at Rupp Arena in Lexington begins Wednesday.

It is going on as scheduled despite coronavirus concerns.

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The Lexington Center says it has stepped up the frequency of cleaning and disinfecting throughout the venue.

Officials ask that all Central Bank Center patrons do the following:

  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, especially after going to the bathroom; before eating; and after blowing your nose, coughing, or sneezing.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
  • If soap and water are not readily available, use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer with at least 60% alcohol. Always wash hands with soap and water if hands are visibly dirty.
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • If you are feeling sick, please stay home.