Free COVID-19 Tests

The federal government is distributing millions of free at-home COVID-19 tests. If you are interested in receiving one, please visit this website: Each residential household can receive one free order which includes four individual rapid antigen COVID-19 tests. If you need a PCR test, please visit Hastings Medical Clinic in Bridgewater. To learn more... Continue Reading →

Race to the Bottom 5K

Labor Day morning would not be the same without a race through Bridgewater! We are excited to have our annual Race to the Bottom 5k back this year! NEW FOR OUR RACE IN 2021:  We are excited to announce that we will be partnering with the American Cancer Society!  Our annual 5k race on Labor Day... Continue Reading →

COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic at BCC

On Wednesday, June 23, there will be a COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic at the Bridgewater Community Center from 3:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. No appointments are necessary. Those attending may select either the Johnson & Johnson or Pfizer vaccine. A second vaccine clinic has also been scheduled for July 13, also at the BCC. If you... Continue Reading →

COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic

Sentara-RMH has announced a COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic this Sunday, April 18th from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Sentara RMH Wellness Center (2500 Wellness Drive in Harrisonburg). The clinic is open to anyone 16 years old or older who would like to receive Dose #1 of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine (16-17 year olds must... Continue Reading →

COVID-19 Vaccine Update

On Friday, the Central Shenandoah Health District (which includes Bridgewater, Harrisonburg, and Rockingham County) moved into "Phase 2" for COVID-19 vaccinations. This is nine days earlier than the statewide target of opening COVID-19 vaccinations to everyone aged 16 and older on April 18. Approximately 36% of Virginians have received at least one dose of the... Continue Reading →

COVID-19 Vaccine

The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) continues to administer COVID-19 vaccinations to individuals listed under “Phase 1a” and “Phase 1b” of the Virginia population, which includes healthcare personnel, residents of long-term health care facilities, and individuals over the age of 65 or those aged 16-64 with underlying medical conditions.  All other individuals are currently listed... Continue Reading →


For some time, town staff has been pursuing the possibility of a COVID vaccination site in Bridgewater. We know our residents are anxious to receive the vaccine and we want to aid in any way we can. This week, in a conference call with representatives of Carilion, Sentara, and the Virginia Department of Health, we... Continue Reading →

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