BOSTON (CBS) – Gillette Stadium reached a COVID vaccination milestone on Tuesday. The site run by CIC Health administered vaccination No. 65,878 since opening nearly one month ago.
That symbolic number represents the seating capacity at the stadium.READ MORE: CVS Lists Teachers As Eligible For COVID Vaccine Appointments In Massachusetts
In honor of the milestone, the stadium and CIC Health has awarded the woman two tickets to the Patriots season opener.
Tonight we reached 65,878 vaccines administered, one for every seat in the building. pic.twitter.com/6shoLZbVrMREAD MORE: Watch Live @ 9 AM: Baker Announcement On COVID Vaccinations In Massachusetts
— New England Patriots (@Patriots) February 16, 2021
She also got her photograph with Pat Patriot.
Thousands of vaccine appointments are still available at Fenway Park and Gillette Stadium this week. For more information, visit the CIC Health website.MORE NEWS: Boston May Transition Away From Fenway Park As Mass COVID Vaccination Site
Residents can also visit Mass.Gov/CovidVaccine to find out when you’re eligible and to book an appointment.