Rocky Gap Casino Resort to Host COVID-19 Mobile Vaccine Pop-Up Clinic
February 17, 2022
Flintstone, Md. – Feb. 17, 2022 – Rocky Gap Casino Resort, located at 16701 Lakeview Road NE, has announced it will host COVID-19 vaccination clinics in partnership with the Maryland Department of Health in its conference center from noon – 6 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 26 and Sunday, Feb. 27 with additional dates to be announced.
“We’re honored to partner with the Maryland Department of Health to make access to COVID-19 vaccinations easy and accessible,” said Brian Kurtz, senior vice president and general manager of Rocky Gap Casino Resort. “The health and safety of our team members and community continues to be of the utmost importance, which is why we’re proud to participate where we can.”
Rocky Gap team members and tri-state area residents will receive convenient access to vaccines at the on-site, mobile clinics. The on-site clinics will administer the Pfizer, Moderna and Johnson & Johnson vaccines, including booster shots.
The announcement of the vaccination clinic pop-ups at Rocky Gap Casino Resort follows Governor Hogan’s recently debuted Booster Action Plan, which includes the launch of a $2 million VaxCash 2.0 promotion. The promotion will award $2 million in cash prizes to a total of 12 Maryland residents who have received a booster shot. The promotion began Tuesday, Feb. 15 and will continue through Tuesday, May 3. Maryland residents 18 and older who have received their primary COVID-19 vaccinations and their booster shot in Maryland at any time are eligible for the $2 million VaxCash 2.0 Promotion. No registration or entry is required.
To schedule a vaccination appointment at Rocky Gap Casino Resort, visit https://www.marylandvax.org/appointment/en/reg/9112296044. Walk-ins are also welcome and encouraged. For more information about COVID-19 in Maryland and to view additional pop-up vaccination clinic dates at Rocky Gap Casino resort that may be announced, visit covidLINK.maryland.gov. For the most recent Maryland COVID-19 data, visit coronavirus.maryland.gov. For more information about Rocky Gap Casino Resort, visit www.rockygapcasino.com.
About Rocky Gap Casino Resort
Rocky Gap Casino Resort is located at 16701 Lakeview Rd NE, Flintstone, Maryland in Rocky Gap State Park near Cumberland in the heart of Allegany County. A AAA 4-Diamond Award® and TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence-winning resort, Rocky Gap offers a casino, hotel, conference center, Bonkerz Comedy Club, three restaurants, indoor and outdoor event spaces, the only Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course in Maryland, a spa, indoor pool, fitness center, pro shop, complimentary valet parking, individual parking, and several outdoor recreational activities. The casino features 665 slot machines, 17 table games, and two casino bars. With a picturesque setting for festivals, events, retreats and large gatherings, both The Lakeside Terrace and 5,000-square-foot Allegheny Event Center at Rocky Gap Casino Resort offer a scenic outdoor setting with a backdrop that includes Evitts Mountain and the 242-acre lake. Maryland’s only Jack Nicklaus Design course, Rocky Gap Golf Course was included in Golfweek magazine’s list of the best courses to play in Maryland and best casino courses, as well as was featured in Golf Digest’s list of America’s 36 Best Buddies-Trip Destinations. Rocky Gap Casino Resort is owned by Golden Entertainment, Inc. More information is available at www.rockygapcasino.com.
About Golden Entertainment, Inc.
Golden Entertainment owns and operates gaming properties across two divisions – casino operations and distributed gaming. Golden Entertainment operates over 16,000 slots, 120 table games, and 6,200 hotel rooms. Golden Entertainment owns ten casino resorts – nine in Southern Nevada and one in Maryland. Through its distributed gaming business in Nevada and Montana, Golden Entertainment operates video gaming devices at over 1,000 locations and owns over 60 traditional taverns in Nevada. Golden Entertainment is also licensed in Illinois and Pennsylvania to operate video gaming terminals. For more information, visit www.goldenent.com.