..
Global
Confirmed 43,909,738 +133,995 new today Deaths 1,166,422 +2,174 new today Recovered 32,247,959 Active: 10,495,357 Last updated: October 27, 2020 - 2:06 pm (+00:00)
Home Health & Fitness Florida theme park introduces ‘skunk ape’ mascot to promote social distancing

Florida theme park introduces ‘skunk ape’ mascot to promote social distancing

25

Get all the most recent information on coronavirus and extra delivered every day to your inbox. Enroll right here.

That’s a technique to make individuals social distance.

A number of theme parks in Florida have been lately given the go-ahead to reopen after closing to assist curb the unfold of the coronavirus. Due to the continuing scenario, nevertheless, many of those parks are enacting new insurance policies to promote the well being and security of their prospects, with a concentrate on social distancing.

One theme park, nevertheless, is taking issues a step additional.

Gatorland, a theme park and wildlife protect in Orlando, Fla., introduced a new mascot for the park: the Social Distancing Skunk Ape. Not like conventional mascots, this specific character is seemingly devoted to retaining individuals away as opposed to drawing massive crowds.

SHANGHAI DISNEYLAND: PHOTOS OF REOPENED PARK SHOW SOCIAL-DISTANCING MARKERS, HALF-EMPTY RIDES

The mascot is predicated on a legendary creature that some individuals consider lives within the Florida space (though sightings have additionally been reported in Arkansas and North Carolina). Because the identify suggests, the skunk ape is supposedly a foul-smelling creature that sometimes makes appearances in blurry pictures.

Apart from the addition of a legendary creature to its workers, Gatorland has applied a number of new options and insurance policies to keep visitor well being and security, Fox 35 reviews.

CLICK HERE TO GET THE FOX NEWS APP

The park has decreased its capability for all rides, meals venues and retail retailers to permit friends to keep a protected distance from one another. Bodily markings have been added to varied areas of the park to present friends the right distance to keep from one another.

FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK FOR MORE FOX LIFESTYLE NEWS

Workers can even obtain well being checks and friends should agree that they don’t have a fever, cough or different signs of COVID-19 earlier than getting into the park.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here