Diplo can sure draw a crowd, because around 2,000 individuals swarmed the Godfrey Waterfront Hotel’s WTR Tampa Pool Saturday night and – aside from the whole COVID super-spreader thing that sometimes causes death – a great time was had by all. It looks extremely pre-pandemic, with music, a dance flooring, bars, and fun shenanigans. And, according to typical, no social distancing and masks are rare.
“Scenes from WTR last night and a few other clubs were exceptionally disappointing. The city spent the bulk of a year informing citizens on precautions due to the pandemic and have actually recently put a mask order in location for both the home entertainment and occasion zones to ensure the security of our residents and visitors to our terrific city,” the Tampa PD was pissed. The electronic music and light show are quite incredible, as fire dancers do their thing.
On a severe note, this is what is keeping Dr. Fauci and other experts up at night. A few of them have alerted… if there are 50 people in a crowd, there’s more than a 50% possibility at least among them is bring COVID. With the variants spreading out throughout the U.S. – a few of which are much more infectious than the COVID OG – this and other occasions like it are catastrophes waiting to take place.
“Social distancing procedures will be strictly implemented, face masks will be needed for all staff & guests, wellness and temperature checks will be necessary for entryway, sanitizing stations will be put throughout the location, and continued cleansing procedures will offer regular sanitizing,” the event organizers required the best-laid plans. 50 Cent likewise carried out previously at night at the same venue. The night previously, Steve Aoki headlined another bash at the very same location – that was likewise extremely COVID risky.
Florida has 1,771,359 COVID cases with 27,599 deaths.