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What is Operation Jersey Summer? What incentives are available in New Jersey for vaccinated individuals?

Last Updated: 05/19/2021

Operation Jersey Summer is aimed at getting as many New Jerseyans ages 12 and up vaccinated against COVID-19.

  • The Shot and a Beer program offers a free beer from participating breweries to anyone 21+ who gets their first vaccine dose in the month of May.
  • The Uncork the Vaccination program offers a free glass of wine from participating wineries to anyone 21+ who gets their first vaccine dose in the month of May.
  • Any individual 18+ who has received at least one dose of the vaccine can enter to win dinner with a guest with the Governor and First Lady at Drumthwacket or the Governor's Residence at Island Beach State Park.
  • The Vax & Visit program offers a free "State Parks Vax Pass" to all New Jerseyans who receive at least one dose of the vaccine by July 4th, allowing free access to any State park that charges entrance or parking fees from May 27th through December 31st.