UPDATE: (April 17) - Volusia County officials say that walk-ups will be accommodated during Monday's event, as supply allows. COVID-19 vaccines at the Volusia County Fairgrounds will be Moderna.
DeLand, FL - The deadline to register for a special "Vax Up" event at the Volusia County Fairgrounds is tomorrow, April 16 at 4 p.m. The event will be held on Monday, April 19 at the Volusia County Fairgrounds from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. in partnership with the Florida Department of Health.
Registration is required and can be done online at eventbrite.com. The appointment will be for the Moderna vaccine, with an automatic appointment for a second dose on May 17.
"The state continues to schedule appointments for vaccines at the Volusia County Fairgrounds through myvaccine.fl.gov. The website now offers a streamlined scheduling platform for eligible, preregistered users. Rather than receiving a call to schedule an appointment, preregistered individuals should log in to the site to schedule their own appointment from available dates and times. Individuals may also opt-in to receive email and text appointment confirmations, reminders, and messages, as well as self-report if they’ve been vaccinated and no longer need an appointment."
You can find additional vaccine locations in Volusia County at floridahealthcovid19.gov.
For questions, call the Volusia County Citizens Information Center between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday at (866) 345-0345.