Coronavirus testing site opens in Santa Barbara

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Posted at 12:14 PM, May 07, 2020

A second community-based coronavirus testing site opened Thursday in Santa Barbara County.

The site is located at the Earl Warren Showgrounds in Santa Barbara.

A testing site opened Tuesday at the Santa Maria Fairpark, and on Friday, a third site will open at the Anderson Recreation Center in Lompoc.

Appointments are required. To make an appointment at any of the three locations, visit or call 888-634-1123.

Each site is open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. and has the capacity to administer 132 tests per day.

San Luis Obispo County has coronavirus testing sites in Grover Beach and Paso Robles. Appointments can be made at the same website above.