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Safety & Vaccine Resources

The state has removed its statewide mask mandate, aligning with the new CDC guidance. In alignment with this CDC guidance, face coverings will still be required on public transportation, and in schools, child care and health care settings. The Maryland Department of Health has issued a public health advisory strongly recommending that all non-vaccinated individuals over the age of 2 years continue to wear face coverings in all indoor settings and in outdoor settings where physical distancing cannot be maintained. Private businesses and workplaces are free to put in place their own policies or guidance. Local jurisdictions are free to use their own emergency powers on these matters. 

Have questions on face coverings? Please see an updated FAQ here.

Vaccine Information 

To learn more about the phases of vaccine distribution, visit the COVID Link website.

GoVAX Rewards Business Partners

Businesses across the state are offering special deals and discounts to thank vaccinated customers and encourage more Marylanders to get vaccines. To draw attention to these offers, the State of Maryland is preparing to launch GoVAX Rewards, an easy-to-use online tool showcasing vaccine incentives. Becoming a GoVAX Rewards Partner is easy. Submit your company’s incentive through the following steps:

  1. Create an Account with the Maryland Tourism “Deals & Discounts” platform.
  2. Submit the details of your reward program. Be sure to click “This is a GoVAX Reward Deal.”

GoVAX Rewards partners will be featured within the Visit Maryland website starting the week of June 14. The site and its deals will be ongoing and can be updated by businesses at any time to suit their marketing needs. To draw attention to the GoVAX Rewards partners, state agencies will promote the businesses and their deals in various ways across websites and social media. If you have questions about this program, please contact info.visitmd@maryland.gov.