Mass Outdoor Gathering Request Form

Governor Abbott’s Executive Order GA 28 as amended on July 2, 2020 prohibits any gathering in excess of 10 people with few exceptions.

Please Click Here to confirm if the address of your event falls within unincorporated Fort Bend County or a City/Municipality before moving forward with the application. If your event is in a City/Municipality, please contact the respective City Mayor’s office directly for approval.

  • No occupancy limits for the following:
    • Any services listed by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) in its Guidance on the Essential Critical Infrastructure Workforce, Version 3.1 or any subsequent version
    • Religious Services, including those conducted in churches, congregations, and houses of worship
    • Local government operations
    • Child care services
    • Youth camps
    • Recreational sports programs for youth and adults
  • The following outdoor areas or venues shall operate at no more than 50 percent of the normal operating limits:
    • Professional, collegiate, or similar sporting events
    • Swimming pools
    • Water parks
    • Museums and libraries
    • Zoos, aquariums, natural caverns, and similar facilities
    • Rodeos and equestrian events
    • Amusement parks

You can find the full Executive Order from Governor Abbott at: