Old National Events Plaza will become Evansville’s next coronavirus vaccination site, in partnership with the Vanderburgh County Health Department, beginning Tuesday, February 9.
As many as 800 vaccinations will be available weekly at the clinic, which will operate between two and four days a week in Exhibit Hall B. The number of weekly vaccinations may flex depending on vaccine availability, and clinic dates and times can be found on the Old National Events Plaza website, along with a list of FAQs. Appointments are required.
Information regarding vaccine eligibility and appointment sign-ups are available at ourshot.in.gov. Those who do not have internet or who have trouble with registration can also call 211 for assistance.
Parking at Old National Events Plaza is free and located at the corner of Locust and 9th Streets. Limited 1-hour parking, including ADA accessible parking, is also available in front of the venue. Vaccine recipients should enter through the “Brooks Exhibit Hall” doors on Locust Street. Those with mobility issues may call 812-483-8365 for assistance upon arrival. Masks are required inside the venue, and other safety and prevention measures can be found on the COVID-19 Updates page of the website.
The VCHD vaccination site at Old National Events Plaza will be administering the Moderna vaccine. To be fully vaccinated, individuals will need two shots spaced a minimum of 28 days apart. Scheduling of the second dose appointment will be completed before you leave the venue after your first dose. For more information on COVID-19 vaccine, please visit the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Current guidelines from the CDC and Indiana Department of Health after receiving the vaccine, are to continue infection control practices such as:
· Social distancing and avoiding close contact with those outside of your social bubble
· Wear a mask/facial covering over your nose and mouth
· Practice good hand hygiene
· Stay home when you feel sick
About Vanderburgh County Health Department
Vanderburgh County Health Department works to serve its clients and community to develop and provide quality health care services, promote healthy lifestyles, protect against the spread of disease, and assure preparedness to maintain the best public health for Vanderburgh County. In 2019, the Vanderburgh County Health Department became the third out of 93 health departments in Indiana to receive accreditation from the Public Health Accreditation Board, which measures the health department’s performance against a set of nationally recognized, practice-focused, and evidence-based public health standards.
About Old National Events Plaza
Old National Events Plaza, managed by ASM Global, is an impressive 280,000 square-foot state-of-the-art facility offering affordable, flexible space and in-house services. With a beautiful 2,500-seat theatre, a spacious 38,000 square-foot exhibit hall, 14,000 square-feet of elegant ballroom space, and twelve flexible 1,000 square-foot Meeting Rooms, Old National Events Plaza can host a variety of events with attendees ranging from 20 to 10,000. For more information and a complete schedule of events, please visit www.oldnationaleventsplaza.com.
About ASM Global
ASM Global is the world’s leading venue management and services company. The company was formed by the combination of AEG Facilities and SMG, global leaders in venue and event strategy and management. The company’s elite venue network spans five continents, with a portfolio of more than 300 of the world’s most prestigious arenas, stadiums, convention and exhibition centers, and performing arts venues. From Aberdeen to Anchorage, and Sydney to Stockholm, ASM Global’s diverse portfolio of clients benefit from the company’s depth of resources and unparalleled experience, expertise and creative problem-solving. Each day, the company’s 61,000 passionate employees around the world delivers locally tailored solutions and cutting-edge technologies to deliver maximum results for venue owners, and operations, and amazing experiences for guests. For more information, please visit www.asmglobal.com.