ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) -- The state of Missouri on Monday announced addition mass vaccination events across the St. Louis region. The newly-announced events are in addition to previously-announced event that will take place at Florissant Valley Community College, Family Area in St. Charles and Queeny Park in West St. Louis County.
Additionally, the city's first mass event is scheduled for March 25 and 26. The site, which will be based at St. Louis Community College at Forest Park, is expected to operate from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. both Thursday and Friday of next week. Up to 3,000 doses of the Pfizer vaccine will be administered at the event each day. 12.8 percent of St. Louis City residents have received a vaccine, compared to the 19.5 vaccination rate of the state as a whole.
Gov. Mike Parson announced Tuesday that the state will host a mega vaccination site in St. Louis on both Thursday, March 25 and Friday, March 26.
Friday, March 26 and Saturday March 27 at Family Arena: 2,000 doses will be given out from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Those wanting to sign up can register here.
Friday, March 26 in Forest Park: The site, which will be based at St. Louis Community College at Forest Park, is expected to operate from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. both Thursday and Friday of next week. Up to 3,000 doses of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine will be administered at the event each day.
Friday, March 26 and Saturday, March 27 at Queeny Park: 4,000 doses will be available over two days from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the Greensfielder Recreation Complex at the park. There will be 2,000 doses administered each day, and those who want to be vaccinated can register here.
Tuesday, April 6 and Wednesday, April 7 in Jefferson County, at the Festus Mass Vaccination Site, located at 1275 Truman Boulevard. The event will run from 9am to 6pm. You can register for this event through the Jefferson County Health Department website.
April 10 in in Farmington at 1101 W. Liberty Street. Register here.