SunFest of the Palm Beaches is an annual music and arts festival held in West Palm Beach, Florida. Established in 1982, it has grown to become one of the largest music festivals in the state, attracting over 100,000 attendees each year. The festival features a diverse lineup of musical acts and offers a wide range of art exhibitions, food vendors, and family-friendly activities, making it a truly unique and engaging experience for people of all ages. With its beautiful waterfront location and vibrant atmosphere, SunFest of the Palm Beaches has become a beloved tradition in the local community and a popular destination for music and art enthusiasts from around the world.
This year, Florida Community Health Centers Inc. (FCHC) was invited to provide COVID-19 vaccinations at the annual SunFest music and arts festival. FCHC partnered with the City of West Palm Beach to offer the vaccine to festival attendees, staff, and performers. The vaccination efforts are aimed at helping to protect the public’s health during this ongoing pandemic while providing a convenient and accessible location for those attending the event. The FCHC team is trained to administer the vaccine safely and efficiently and follow all CDC guidelines to ensure a smooth and seamless vaccination process. The partnership between FCHC and the City of West Palm Beach highlights the importance of community health centers in promoting health equity and providing critical services to underserved populations.