Tim Walz, Governor of Minnesota Announcing a vaccine incentive program called “Your Shot to Summer” on Thursday. In an effort to get 70% of state residents over the age of 16 to get the vaccine by July 1, the giveaway includes theme park tickets. fishing license state park Licenses and gift cards
“Take advantage of the incentives we offer,” Walz said at a press conference Thursday. “Go explore Minnesota.”
All residents who have been vaccinated against COVID-19 The first time allowed between Friday and June 30 will be one of 100,000 winners eligible to choose a prize from nine different prizes.
“Our purpose is very clear in this regard: to enjoy those things this summer. We need to be vaccinated,” Walz said. “We think this is a great way to start the summer.”
Minnesota has 2.8 million people vaccinated against COVID-19. At least once, which represents 64% of the state’s total population, the state reported as of May 25.
For example, New York, Maryland, Ohio and Oregon have also announced vaccine promotion programs. Preliminary data in Ohio shows a 53 percent weekly increase in vaccines since the announcement of a vaccine lottery that offers vaccinated residents the opportunity to win up to $5 million.
Uber and Lyft will offer free travel to people who will be vaccinated, the Chicago Music Series will give people free tickets to the event throughout the summer, and the Super Bowl will give 50 tickets. to vaccinated raffle winners