The Stamford Health, Health Wellness & Sports Expo 2016 presented by WABC-TV will return for the fifth consecutive year to Chelsea Piers Connecticut, 1 Blachley Road in Stamford, on Saturday, October 15 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, October 16 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The premier health, wellness and sports expo in Connecticut will feature information about the new Stamford Hospital, which opens at the end of September, 2016; blood pressure screenings, hand hygiene tips and chronic disease risk assessments; fun activities for children; special guests plus the latest information, products, services and demos from over 95 exhibitors and much more. Admission and parking are free.
Meet and greet dance fitness sensation Billy Blanks Jr. of Dance It Out at the Shark Tank Health Zone featuring “As Seen on Shark Tank” businesses with health, wellness and sports products. Billy will conduct his popular dance fitness class at no charge on Saturday, 1 to 2 p.m. and Sunday, 12 to 1 p.m. at the Chelsea Piers CT Athletic Club. Call 203-531-3047 to reserve a spot.
Taste healthy foods from local restaurants and learn from special chef presentations at the Healthy Restaurant Sampling Zone. Get a head start to a healthy winter with a flu shot from CVS Health (insurance and/or cash payments accepted).
All visitors will receive a Passport For Life to record their health screening results. Those who visit 40 exhibits will receive a complimentary day pass to Chelsea Piers Connecticut. Hourly raffles for healthy prizes – $5 raffle tickets or free ticket for those bringing nonperishable food – and a silent auction, all to benefit The Food Bank of Lower Fairfield County, are also in store.
Sponsors include Stamford Health, WABC-TV, Grade A ShopRite, EBMAS CT Martial Arts, Mountainside, Shaklee: Debbie Miron, Independent Distributor, Healthcare News, News 12 CT, Stamford Magazine/Moffly Media, Star 99.9, 95.9 Fox, The Advocate/Hearst Media Services, Natural Awakenings Magazine and Fairfield Parent Magazine.
This event is produced by TMK Sports & Entertainment, a Greenwich, CT-based event marketing company. For further information, visit www.hws-expos.com and follow on Twitter @hws_expos, Instagram @hws_expos and Facebook.com/hws.expos
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