City of Long Beach
Public Information Office
411 W. Ocean Blvd,
Long Beach, CA 90802
Long Beach, CA - The City of Long Beach invites community members to get the COVID-19 vaccine at the Aquarium of the Pacific on Thursday, June 17 from 6:30 to 9 p.m., and receive free admission to see sharks and other sea creatures. The incentive aims to encourage more individuals to get vaccinated against COVID-19.
“We continue to offer the COVID-19 vaccine at various sites throughout the city and this clinic provides a great opportunity to see sharks too,” said Mayor Robert Garcia. “We appreciate the Aquarium of the Pacific for partnering with us to motivate people to get vaccinated.”
Individuals who receive their first dose of Pfizer or Moderna COVID-19 vaccine or their one and only dose of Johnson & Johnson/Janssen vaccine at the event will receive free admission to the Aquarium for themselves and one guest that night.
Complimentary parking is available. The vaccination clinic will be held outdoors in front of the Aquarium in the plaza area.
There are a variety of ways eligible people can receive vaccine in Long Beach:
Appointments are not required, but people interested in scheduling an appointment may visit the State’s vaccination portal, MyTurn.ca.gov, or call the California COVID-19 Hotline at 833.422.4255 to do so.For the latest information on COVID-19, with details on all that the City of Long Beach is doing to keep our residents safe, visit longbeach.gov/COVID19 and follow @LongBeachCity on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. People may also visit longbeach.gov/COVID19data for up to date information regarding cases and vaccines.