Toronto Public Health says roughly 550 people may have been exposed to COVID-19 at the brass rail tavern


Was a night of fun worth the risk? That’s a question approximately 550 people may be asking themselves today as Toronto Public Health has begun notifying people of possible exposure at popular strip club the Brass Rail Tavern.

TPH issued a statement, indicating s tavern employee who tested positive for COVID-19 attended the Brass Rail Tavern on these dates and times:August 4 from 7:00 p.m. to 2:30 a.m. (August 5)August 5 from 8:00 p.m. to 3:00 a.m. (August 6)August 7 from 9:00 p.m. to 3:00 a.m. (August 8)August 8 from 7:00 p.m. to 2:30 a.m. (August 9)

TPH is asking individuals who attended the venue during the aforementioned dates and times to monitor themselves for COVID-19 symptoms for 14 days.

TPH also states that there is “no risk to anyone attending the Brass Rail Tavern outside of these dates and times.”