Testing Locations Near PAX West

Aug 31, 2021

Both PCR and antigen COVID-19 tests that come directly from a healthcare provider will be accepted at PAX West 2021. PCR Tests tend to take 2-3 days for results to come back, and the results are valid for up to 72 hours after the test is taken. Antigen tests tend to be quicker, but the results are only valid for 6 hours after the test is taken.

The following list of testing facilities in the Seattle area is intended to provide a resource for locating local COVID-19 testing locations near the Washington State Convention Center. While we’ve attempted to collect accurate information, PAX West has no affiliation with these testing locations, is not responsible in any way for the services provided at these testing locations, cannot guarantee test results will be received on the timeline suggested by the provider, and the information in this guide may change without being updated on this site.

Please consult Washington State’s King County resource regarding testing sites, which can be found at

Local PCR COVID-19 test providers in the area include:


Seattle Center (1.5 Miles)
201 Mercer St
Seattle, WA 98109

Garfield Playfield-Tennis Court (1.7 Miles)
501-653 25th Ave
Seattle, WA 98122

Kings Hall / Mount Baker Light Rail (4.3 Miles)
2929 27th Ave S
Seattle, WA 98144

Lower Woodland Park Playfields (4.9 Miles)
5201 Greenlake Way N
Seattle, WA 98103

Gas Works Park (5.2 Miles)
2101 N Northlake Way
Seattle, WA 98103

University of Washington:

Harborview (0.7 Miles)
319 Terry Ave
Seattle, WA

UW SODO (3.6 Miles)
3820 6th Ave S Seattle
WA 98108

UW Medicine Ballard (5.4 Miles)
5415 Ballard Ave NW
Seattle, WA 98107

UW Main Campus (5.6 Miles)
4113 Franklin Pl NE, E04 Parking Lot
Seattle, WA 98105

UW Rainier Beach (8 Miles)
8702 Seward Park Ave S
Seattle, WA 98118

Please remember that PCR COVID-19 test results can often take 2-3 days to receive, and that will depend on the individual clinic used.

For more information, including a chart on how long PCR or antigen COVID-19 tests taken on each day will be valid for, please see our Negative Testing Information Page

It’s important to plan ahead, and we encourage attendees to plan taking a COVID-19 test, and the time it may take to receive the results, into your schedule. 

Rapid COVID-19 antigen tests may be available at Walgreens. While reservations are required, there are several locations near the Washington State Convention Center including but not limited to:

2400 S Jackson St
Seattle, WA 98144

5409 15th Ave NW
Seattle, WA 98107

4412 Rainier AVE S
Seattle, WA 98118

8500 15th Ave NW
Seattle, WA 98117

7707 SE 27th St
Mercer Island, WA 98040