Free COVID-19 testing events & flu shots coming up


The City of Minneapolis is offering free COVID-19 tests and flu shots in Minneapolis communities. All are welcome.

  • Free COVID-19 tests focused on the East African community: noon-5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 19, and Saturday, Sept. 26 at Abubakar As-Sadique Islamic Center, 2824 13th Ave. S. Register onsite.

You can expect to get your test results in about two days.The COVID-19 test is free, and you do not need insurance for the test. If you need medical care but don’t have health insurance, the Minnesota Department of Health offers resources to find low-cost health care or health insurance.

If you are unable to attend one of these testing events, you can use this directory to find a testing location near you.