COVID-19 Testing Sites

Community testing sites/events are offered by Saint Paul – Ramsey County Public Health, and the Minnesota Department of Health, in partnership with local community organizations to provide safe and free COVID-19 testing. Testing events might be canceled in unsafe weather. On the day of the event, please check this page for the most current information. 

What to expect at community testing sites:

  • Appointments are strongly encouraged. Signing up ahead of time helps avoid long lines. Walk-in testing is often available, but you might have to come back later or on another day.
  • Open to everyone.
  • Free, no insurance needed.
  • Symptoms or no symptoms.
  • Drive-thru or walk-thru.
  • No ID required.
  • Interpreters available onsite.

Waiting for test results:

  • Follow these instructions: What to do while you are waiting for your results (PDF)
  • You should get your results back in three days. Sometimes there are delays. 
  • If you have not received your results, check your junk/Spam folder for an email from PrimaryBio/MDH.  
  • If it has been more than three days and you have not received your results, call 1-855-612-0677.

Test results:

  • If your test is negative: You will receive a text and email about your results.
  • If your test is positive: You will receive a phone call from a nurse and a contact tracer. Please make sure to answer your phone.
  • The results of your test are not shared with anyone outside of your public health department.

Upcoming events

October 21 (2 - 6 p.m.)

Consulate of Mexico - 797 E 7th Street, Saint Paul, MN 55106

  • Appointments are strongly encouraged. Signing up ahead of time helps avoid long lines. Walk-in testing is often available, but you might have to come back later or on another day.
  • Registration will open the Monday before each testing date.
  • Use Google Chrome to register. 
  • Testing event might be canceled in unsafe weather.

Register  Inscribirse  Teem sij hawm  Isdiiwaangali 

October 24 (1 - 6 p.m.)

Aldrich Arena - 1850 White Bear Avenue, Maplewood, MN 55109

  • Appointments are strongly encouraged. Signing up ahead of time helps avoid long lines. Walk-in testing is often available, but you might have to come back later or on another day.
  • Registration will open the Monday before each testing date.
  • Use Google Chrome to register. 
  • Testing event might be canceled in unsafe weather.

Register  Inscribirse  Teem sij hawm  Isdiiwaangali 

October 29 & 30 (2 - 6 p.m.)

United Church of God in Christ - 277 W. Lafayette Frontage Road, Saint Paul, MN 55107

  • Appointments are strongly encouraged. Signing up ahead of time helps avoid long lines. Walk-in testing is often available, but you might have to come back later or on another day.
  • Registration will open the Monday before each testing date.
  • Use Google Chrome to register. 
  • Testing event might be canceled in unsafe weather.

Register  Inscribirse  Teem sij hawm  Isdiiwaangali 

October 31 (1 - 6 p.m.)

Aldrich Arena - 1850 White Bear Avenue, Maplewood, MN 55109

  • Appointments are strongly encouraged. Signing up ahead of time helps avoid long lines. Walk-in testing is often available, but you might have to come back later or on another day.
  • Registration will open the Monday before each testing date.
  • Use Google Chrome to register. 
  • Testing event might be canceled in unsafe weather.

Register  Inscribirse  Teem sij hawm  Isdiiwaangali 

November 4 (2 - 6 p.m.)

Consulate of Mexico - 797 E 7th Street, Saint Paul, MN 55106

  • Appointments are strongly encouraged. Signing up ahead of time helps avoid long lines. Walk-in testing is often available, but you might have to come back later or on another day.
  • Registration will open the Monday before each testing date.
  • Use Google Chrome to register. 
  • Testing event subject to cancellation in adverse weather.

Register  Inscribirse  Teem sij hawm  Isdiiwaangali 

November 18 (2 - 6 p.m.)

Consulate of Mexico - 797 E 7th Street, Saint Paul, MN 55106

  • Appointments are strongly encouraged. Signing up ahead of time helps avoid long lines. Walk-in testing is often available, but you might have to come back later or on another day.
  • Registration will open the Monday before each testing date.
  • Use Google Chrome to register. 
  • Testing event might be canceled in unsafe weather.

Register  Inscribirse  Teem sij hawm  Isdiiwaangali 

December 2 (2 - 6 p.m.)

Consulate of Mexico - 797 E 7th Street, Saint Paul, MN 55106

  • Appointments are strongly encouraged. Signing up ahead of time helps avoid long lines. Walk-in testing is often available, but you might have to come back later or on another day.
  • Registration will open the Monday before each testing date.
  • Use Google Chrome to register. 
  • Testing event might be canceled in unsafe weather.

Register  Inscribirse  Teem sij hawm  Isdiiwaangali 

December 16 (2 - 6 p.m.)

Consulate of Mexico - 797 E 7th Street, Saint Paul, MN 55106

  • Appointments are strongly encouraged. Signing up ahead of time helps avoid long lines. Walk-in testing is often available, but you might have to come back later or on another day.
  • Registration will open the Monday before each testing date.
  • Use Google Chrome to register. 
  • Testing event might be canceled in unsafe weather.

Register  Inscribirse  Teem sij hawm  Isdiiwaangali 

Community-based clinics

Additional testing locations