Hillsborough County to Close One of its COVID-19 Testing Sites

Hillsborough County, Fla. (Feb. 18, 2022) – Due to a reduced demand for COVID-19 testing, Hillsborough County will close one of its four COVID-19 testing locations.

The Adventure Island site, 10001 N. McKinley Dr., Tampa, FL 33612, will permanently close for COVID-19 testing at 5 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 20.

The Adventure Island site will continue to offer free COVID-19 testing from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily until it is closed. It is a drive-thru site, and no appointments are necessary.

Hillsborough County will continue to operate three COVID-19 testing sites that are free and do not require appointments:

  • The Hillsborough Community College Brandon campus, 10451 Nancy Watkins Dr., Tampa, FL 33619, is open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. This is a drive-thru site. The entrance for the Hillsborough Community College Brandon campus COVID-19 testing site is off East Columbus Drive.
  • Progress Village Park, 8701 Progress Blvd., Tampa, FL 33619, is open daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. This is a walk-up COVID-19 testing site.
  • West Tampa Community Resource Center, 2103 N. Rome Ave., Tampa, FL 33607, is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. It is a walk-up site that offers free COVID-19 testing, vaccinations, Pfizer pediatric vaccines, and booster shots for those who are eligible. The West Tampa Community Resource Center site also offers the COVID-19 Pfizer pediatric vaccine for children ages 5 to 11 who are accompanied by their parent or legal guardian to verbally confirm the child’s age.

For all services, proof of medical insurance is recommended and should be presented at the time of the visit. People without medical insurance will still be tested or vaccinated for free.

There are numerous other locations throughout the county, including local pharmacies, that are offering COVID-19 testing and vaccinations. For more information, visit HCFLGov.net/COVID19 or Vaccines.gov.

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