A volunteer wearing a face mask and a shield distributes a meal at a booth during the October 10 Canadian Thanksgiving holiday in Vancouver. | Xinhua/Liang Sen via Getty Images 11 questions to ask if you really, really want to have Thanksgiving this year. Thanksgiving 2020 couldn’t come at a more dangerous time, or pose more serious risks for coronavirus spread. We know Covid-19 easily spreads in households, among people who know each other. We know Covid-19 circulation increases when people spend a lot of time together indoors, talking, eating, and drinking, like Thanksgiving.