STAMFORD, Conn. – The fourth annual Stamford Hospital Health Wellness & Sports Expo will return from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at Chelsea Piers Connecticut, 1 Blachley Road.
The expo kicks off with the second annual Run Walk for Health & Hunger, a 5K from Chelsea Piers through Cove Island Park to benefit the Food Bank of Lower Fairfield County. Click here to register .
Everyone visiting Expo 2015 will receive a Passport For Life, sponsored by HealthyCT, which enables them to record their health screening results and collect stamps from visiting the exhibits. Those with 40 stamps will receive a complimentary day pass to Chelsea Piers Connecticut.
Expo 2015 will feature complimentary health screenings for adults by Stamford Hospital, flu shots provided by CVS Pharmacy, children’s activities, athlete and author appearances, plus the latest information, products, services and demos from over 90 exhibitors, healthy holiday gift shopping opportunities and more.
This year’s new attractions include the Shark Tank Health Zone, Microsoft F.I.T. Zone and Dance With Me Dance Zone.
Dance fitness sensation Billy Blanks Jr. will be at the expo each day and will conduct a complimentary Dance It Out class for the first 75 people (adults and children 7 and older) from 1:30-2:30 p.m. Saturday and noon to 1 p.m. Sunday. To pre-register for one of the classes, call TMK Sports & Entertainment at (203) 531-3047.
The Dance Zone, hosted by Dance With Me Studios, will feature complimentary classes and dance activities throughout the weekend plus the chance to win a meet-and-greet with Tony Maks, from ABC’s “Dancing with the Stars.”
There also will be hourly raffles for healthy prizes, including a one-night stay for two with dinner and spa services at the Castle Hotel & Spa in Tarrytown, N.Y. Those bringing nonperishable food will receive a free raffle ticket or raffle tickets can be purchased for $5. The raffle and a silent auction will benefit The Food Bank.
Admission and parking are free.
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