Covid Farewell Tour has stop at Simmons Bank Arena

Dubbed “The Covid Farewell Tour”, a vaccination clinic will be held this Saturday at Simmons Bank Arena in downtown North Little Rock.

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It will start at 8 a.m. and while appointments are still recommended, walk-ins will also be welcome to get the first of two shots.

There is no charge for vaccinations, but those attending either by appointment or as walk-ins should bring ID and insurance cards, if they have them. Anyone 12 or over is now eligible to get the vaccination.

Drawings for tickets to the Arkansas Travelers and Magic Springs will also be held on Saturday.

The clinic will have the capacity to vaccinate 1,000 to 2,000 people and to schedule an appointment, call, 501-526-2211.

The clinics are sponsored by the cities of Sherwood and North Little Rock, along with Pulaski County government, Simmons Bank Arena, UAMS, Arkansas BlueCross BlueShield and the state of Arkansas.