Queens club that was holding a sex party was based in part of the city where indoor gatherings are limited to 25 people. New York authorities have said no to Sex and the City — shutting down a swingers club in Queens that was holding a sex party in contravention of restrictions aimed at curbing the rising coronavirus rate. When deputy sheriffs arrived, they found 80 people in the venue, including three couples having sex in a small room, according to NBC4 New York. The club was based in a part of the city where indoor gatherings are currently limited to just 25 people. New York, which in the spring was the global center of the pandemic, has recently been an island of relative safety as the virus has spread rapidly across the rest of the country. After a strict lockdown, regulations in the city were eased and its famous bars, restaurants and museums were allowed to open again with limits.
Swingers Club in Queens Latest Illicit Gathering Broken Up by NYC Sheriffs – NBC New York
Sign up for our special edition newsletter to get a daily update on the coronavirus pandemic. The city spokeswoman said 50 percent capacity is only allowed for indoor gatherings without any food or alcohol. Otherwise, the limit is 25 percent. Read Next. Special election for ousted Bronx Councilman Andy King tak
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A "sex club" operating within a state-designated yellow zone Saturday night was busted after a tipster submitted a report of the alleged party to NYC, the sheriff's office said. Deputies responded to the illicit gathering in Astoria, Queens shortly after 12 a. Sunday morning.
Sign up for our PoliticsNY newsletter for the latest coverage and to stay informed about the elections in your district and across NYC. Members of the office and the th Precinct made the seedy discovery while visiting the Caligula club at 20th Ave. Upon arriving at the scene, law enforcement agents found more than 80 people inside, with liquor served. Responding officers also spotted three couples inside a small VIP room engaged in sex. The area had beds lined up next to each other for attendees to get down and dirty.