Children 12 or older can receive their Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine at NRG Park, Judge Hidalgo announces

Vehicles line up at a vaccine clinic at NRG Park in Houston on Feb. 26, 2021.
Vehicles line up at a vaccine clinic at NRG Park in Houston on Feb. 26, 2021. (KPRC)

HOUSTON – The office of Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo announced Wednesday that children 12 years of age or older can receive their Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine starting on Thursday at NRG Park.

Adolescents must have parental consent to receive the vaccine before arriving. The vaccine will be available from noon to 9 p.m. daily.

Hidalgo tweeted Thursday asking parents to get their children vaccinated in Harris County.

READ: How soon will kids, teens receive COVID-19 vaccine in Houston?

This announcement comes after U.S. health advisers endorsed the use of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine in kids as young as 12 on Wednesday.


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