(CBS4) – Red Rocks Amphitheatre will offer COVID-19 vaccinations during select concerts at the venue.
Concertgoers will be able to get the shot while attending certain performances. Those who do will receive a Red Rocks 80th anniversary T-shirt and a concessions voucher.READ MORE: Supply Chain Issues: 'There Really Are Problems Everywhere,' Even For Small Companies
The promotion starts Thursday at Diplo’s show then at Saturday’s Osees show and continues through the summer during various concerts.READ MORE: 911 Calls In Denver On Hold: 'It Was Frightening' Says Caller
“The entertainment industry only works when people are able to gather together, and a healthy audience is vitally important at Red Rocks,” said venue spokesman Brian Kitts. “We’re making it easy to come to a concert and leave knowing that our fans have protected themselves, their families and their fellow music lovers.”
Red Rocks Amphitheatre is coordinating with the Denver Department of Public Health & Environment, which will oversee distribution of the single-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine.
Up to 100 doses will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.MORE NEWS: Construction At Arkins Promenade To Be Finished By The End Of 2021
The venue’s primary promoters and contractors, AEG Presents, AXS Ticketing and Live Nation, are supporting the effort.