Posted February 18, 2022 | 13:01
Due to reduced demand for COVID-19 testing, Hillsborough County will close one of its four COVID-19 testing sites.
The Adventure Island site, 10001 N. McKinley Dr., Tampa, FL 33612, closes permanently for COVID-19 testing at 17:00 on Sunday 20 February.
The Adventure Island website will continue to offer free COVID-19 testing from 9am to 5pm daily until closed. It is a drive-thru place and no appointments are required.
Other test sites
Hillsborough County will continue to operate three COVID-19 test sites that are free and do not require appointments:
Hillsborough Community College Brandon Campus, 10451 Nancy Watkins Dr., Tampa, FL 33619, is open daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. This is a drive-thru site. The entrance to Hillsborough Community College Brandon campus COVID-19 test site is off East Columbus Drive.
Progress Village Park, 8701 Progress Blvd., Tampa, FL 33619, is open daily from 7 p.m. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The West Tampa Community Resource Center, 2103 N. Rome Ave., Tampa, FL 33607, is open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. It’s a walk-up site offering free COVID-19 testing, vaccinations, Pfizer pediatric vaccines, and booster shots to those eligible. The West Tampa Community Resource Center website also offers the COVID-19 Pfizer pediatric vaccine for children ages 5 to 11, who are accompanied by their parent or guardian to orally confirm the child’s age.
For all benefits, proof of health insurance is recommended and should be presented at the time of the visit. People without health insurance will still be tested or vaccinated for free.
Get connected. Be aware.
For more information on COVID-19 and any other potential emergency in the county, visit HCFLGov.net/StaySafe and sign up for the HCFL Alert system. Additionally, you can follow Hillsborough County on social media on Facebook, Twitter and Nextdoor for updates. Residents without digital access are encouraged to call (813) 272-5900, the county’s main information line.