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Posted on: May 7, 2020

UPDATED: Free Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing at Longview Convention Complex

Mobile Testing

UPDATE: This post was updated at 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 20.

Persons who were tested for COVID-19 at the Longview Fairgrounds last week who have inquiries about their results can call 512-883-2400 or 903-533-5312.


Original Post:

Another day has been added to the Free drive-thru COVID-19 testing. Testing will be available in Longview on Tuesday, May 12, Wednesday, May 13, and Thursday, May 14, from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m at the Fairgrounds within the Longview Convention Complex. In order to be tested, a person must first register and get screened for multiple symptoms of COVID-19, including shortness of breath, fever, chills, body aches, vomiting, sore throat, and loss of taste/smell. The number of tests will be limited both days.

Registration will open on Monday, May 11.  To register, please visit or call 512-883-2400. 

Those registered for testing will need to enter the Fairgounds at the Longview Convention Complex at 1123 Jaycee Drive and follow the route and traffic control.

The testing is being facilitated by the Texas National Guard. Gov. Greg Abbott has deployed more than 1,200 personnel to set up, operate, and take down mobile test collection sites across the state. 

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