SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health will be providing free COVID-19 vaccinations and testing at two locations at the Du Quoin State Fair August 27 – September 6, 2021.
|Midway Drive||August 27 - September 6||noon – 9 p.m.|
|Main Street||August 27 - September 6||noon – 9 p.m.|
The one-dose Johnson & Johnson (J&J) vaccine and Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine will be available for free at both locations on the state fairgrounds in Du Quoin. COVID-19 testing will also be available at both vaccination locations. Please bring a photo ID. Proof of immigration status is not required. The J&J vaccine is only authorized for individuals 18 years and older. The Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine is authorized for individuals 12 years and older. More information about COVID-19 vaccine can be found at http://www.dph.illinois.gov/covid19/vaccine-faq.
Masks are required to be worn in all indoor locations on the fairgrounds and in the grandstand for concerts. Masks in outdoor locations are not required, but are encouraged.