Free Flu Shots and More at Meridian’s Flu-Lapalooza

MUNCIE, Ind. – Meridian Health Services invites the community to Flu-Lapalooza, a FREE one-day flu shot clinic, on Thursday, October 5 from 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., or until supplies last, at Meridian locations throughout the state of Indiana. After receiving a flu shot, participants can enjoy Halloween fun including trunk or treat, costumes and candy at participating locations. Each location will also be giving away a $50 grocery gift card (eligible to participants only).

Flu-Lapalooza ensures convenient access to healthcare by providing free flu shots to those six months and older. No insurance is necessary and no out-of-pocket fees apply. You need not be a current Meridian patient to obtain a flu shot at one of the participating locations.

Participating Meridian locations include:


  • Meridian Health Services: 1547 Ohio Ave., Anderson, IN 46016 *


  • MeridianMD & Meridian Health Pediatrics: 303 S. Main St., Bluffton, IN 46714


  • Meridian Health Services: 707 W. 3rd St., Connersville, IN 47331


  • MeridianMD: 1150 S. Main St., Dunkirk, IN 47336

Fort Wayne:

  • Meridian Health Services: 2622 Lake Ave., Fort Wayne, IN 46805


  • Meridian Health Services: 4755 Kingsway Dr., Suite 105, Indianapolis, IN 46205


  • Meridian Health Services: 911 N. Western Ave., Marion, IN 46952


  • MeridianMD/Meridian Health Pediatrics: 205 N. Tillotson Ave., Muncie, IN 47304 *
  • Meridian School Clinic – Southside: 1601 E. 26th St., Muncie, IN 47302

New Castle:

  • Meridian Health Services: 930 N. 14th St., New Castle, IN 47362


  • MeridianMD: 406 W. Votaw St., Portland, IN 47371


  • MeridianMD: 520 S. 9th St., Richmond, IN 47374


  • Meridian Health Services: 509 Conrad Harcourt Way, Rushville, IN 46173

* – Indicates locations participating in trunk or treat, costumes, and candy.

This year’s flu season is expected to hit earlier and harder than previous years. The flu shot is effective in reducing the number of illnesses, hospitalizations, and deaths attributed to seasonal influenza. The flu shot provided at Flu-Lapalooza locations is Fluairx – a normal dose vaccine.

Please mark your calendar to receive your FREE flu shot during Meridian’s Flu-Lapalooza one-day-only event on October 5 from 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the Meridian location nearest you. Learn more at MeridianHS.org.

Flu-Lapalooza is supported by Presenting Sponsor, American Electric Power Foundation. Additional support is provided by The Ball Brothers Foundation, G101.3 Radio, NASH FM, The Star Press, Kicks96, 101.7 The Point, Palladium-Item, and Indianapolis Star.