TRENTON, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — New Jersey is offering a new incentive to get vaccinated for COVID-19.
Gov. Phil Murphy launched the program, called “A Shot And A Beer,” on Monday.READ MORE: New Jersey Easing COVID Restrictions At Nursing Homes
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“Any New Jerseyan who gets their first vaccine dose this month of May and takes their vaccination card to one of the following participating breweries as proof of vaccination will receive a free beer courtesy of the participating brewery,” he said.
NEW: We’re launching our “Shot and a Beer” program to encourage eligible New Jerseyans ages 21+ to get vaccinated.
Any New Jerseyan who gets their first vaccine dose in the month of May and takes their vaccination card to a participating brewery will receive a free beer. 🍻 pic.twitter.com/REiHTEa6miREAD MORE: Yankees Confirm 7 Positive COVID Cases Among Coaches, Support Staff
— Governor Phil Murphy (@GovMurphy) May 3, 2021
The governor hopes to get 70% of adults vaccinated statewide.
Residents have to be 21 or older to participate.MORE NEWS: COVID Vaccine: Evidence Presented At CDC Meeting Shows Benefits Of Pfizer Shots To Children 12-15 Outweigh Negatives
- New York State book online here or call 1-833-NYS-4-VAX
- New York City book online here or call 877-VAX-4NYC
- Track NYC vaccinations by zip code
- Nassau County more info here
- Suffolk County more info here
- Westchester County more info here
- New Jersey book online here or call 1-855-568-0545
- Connecticut book online here