Local Celebrities Join Vaccine-A-Thon In Prince Georges - Patch.com

LANDOVER, MD — Prince George's County will host a 24-hour immunization event on Friday and Saturday. Officials call it the vaccine-a-thon.

Attendees will have the chance to win:

  • Movie tickets

  • McDonald's gift cards

  • Masks

  • Lunchboxes

  • T-shirts

  • Fresh grocery boxes

Snacks will be available from:

  • Rita's Italian Ice

  • The Furlough Cheesecake

  • Henry's Soul Cafe

  • Nando's PERi-PERi Chicken

  • Ledo Pizza

Local celebrities will join in to encourage inoculation. Notable guests include:

  • Joe Clair: A radio personality from WPGC 95.5 FM

  • Gregory "Sugar Bear" Elliot: The lead singer and bassist from funk band Experience Unlimited

The clinic starts Friday at 9 a.m. It will take place at the Wayne Curry Sports & Learning Complex, located at 8001 Sheriff Road in Landover.

Walk-ins are welcomed, but appointments are also available at this link. Anybody 16 and older can come. Minors must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

The Prince George's County Commission for Fathers, Men and Boys will cohost the initiative.