Beginning Thursday, concert-goers at Colorado’s Red Rocks Amphitheatre will be capable to obtain COVID-19 vaccinations throughout choose concert events.
Westword experiences that Denver’s cultural company, Denver Arts & Venue, has joined forces with the Denver Department of Public Health and Environment to inoculate attendees onsite beginning tomorrow, Might 14th at Diplo and SIDEPIECE’s concert.
Well being officers at Purple Rocks will administer the one-time Johnson & Johnson shot for anybody 18 and over. Followers who decide to get vaccinated can even obtain an eightieth anniversary Purple Rocks t-shirt and a voucher for concessions. Providing 100 doses every night time, the DDPHE is specializing in vaccinating youthful concert-goers who might not have had entry to the vaccine.
“The leisure business solely works when persons are capable of collect collectively, and a wholesome viewers is vitally vital at Purple Rocks,” stated Arts & Venues spokesperson Brian Kitts in an announcement. “We’re making it simple to return to a live performance and go away realizing that our followers have protected themselves, their households and their fellow music lovers.”
Through the years, the fabled open air venue has served as a spot of solace not just for native Colorado music followers, however for all vacationers far and broad. In April 2020 Purple Rocks shuttered and postponed its occasions as a result of influence of COVID-19, together with their Easter Dawn Service, which had taken place for the previous seven many years.
Quick-forward one 12 months, when Purple Rocks lastly reopened to the general public on April twenty second for a three-night occasion with the band Lotus at a limited capacity of two,500 followers.
For extra data and to view the venue’s 2021 schedule, head over to the Purple Rocks website.