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City of Dublin

Posted on: July 31, 2020

New COVID-19 Testing Guidelines Go Into Effect on Monday, August 3, at the Fairgrounds

Due to stricter COVID-19 Testing Guidelines recently set forth by the California Department of Public Health (CDPH), Stanford Health Care – ValleyCare will use similar criteria at the Alameda County Fairgrounds COVID-19 testing site beginning Monday, August 3.

Individuals who have COVID-19 symptoms will be tested, as well as asymptomatic individuals who fall into a number of categories.  Please visit for criteria details.

Testing will continue to operate from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, with a maximum testing of 240 individuals each day.  The testing is done in coordination with the cities of Dublin, Livermore, and Pleasanton, and the Alameda County Fairgrounds. If daily capacity is reached prior to 12:00 p.m. each day, signage will be posted at the gate 12 entrance of the fairgrounds.  No appointment is needed. Testing is still available to patients with or without a physician order.

Further Details

All insurances are accepted and will be billed, but there will be no out-of-pocket costs.  Those without insurance will have the cost of testing waived.  Cash pay fees are waived.

  • Test results may take up to 72 hours, but may be available sooner.
  • Testing site can accommodate 1200 each week.
  • Patients will need to provide a phone number or email address to receive results and follow-up information.
  • Must be 10 years of age or older to receive testing.

To Access the Testing Site

Enter through the Alameda County Fairgrounds Gate 12, located off Valley Avenue, Pleasanton. Follow signage to the testing location.

COVID-19 Testing Site - - New hours - 9:00 to Noon

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