More appointments will be available for COVID-19 vaccination at the fairgrounds
Published 8:39 pm Friday, January 22, 2021
The Forsyth County Department of Public Health is opening up another set of appointments at 9 a.m. Saturday for COVID-19 vaccinat
The appointment website is Bit.Ly/FCNCCovidVaccine, an
All appointments on previous days have been booked. Starting on Sunday, Jan. 24, all vaccination appointments with Forsyth Public Health will take place at the Fairgrounds’ Education Building located at 414 Deacon Blvd. (attendees should enter off Deacon Blvd). Vaccination is by appointment only and no walk ups will be accepted.
This new mass-vaccination site will increase Public Health’s capacity for vaccination from approximately 550 a day, with the goal of ramping up to serve over 1,000 people a day.
New appointments are added weekly based on the amount of vaccine Forsyth Public Health will receive. Earlier appointments
The website will send an email confirmation that will allow users to cancel the appointment. It’s important to either attend the appointment or cancel at least two hours ahead of time so staff can schedule someone else.
Only those who qualify should make an appointment. Screening questions will be reviewed by staff, and those who do not meet the criteria will have their appointments canceled.