Published on February 27th, 2017 | by Publisher, Atlanta Edition0
Health Expo in the Florida Panhandle
The Emerald Coast Holistic Health Expo on March 11 and 12 at the Emerald Coast Convention Center and Ross Marler Park, in Fort Walton Beach, Florida, will showcase the latest in fitness, yoga, meditation, nutrition, functional medicine, holistic healing and green living with more than 70 exhibitors onsite from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. both days Door prizes include gift certificates from local practitioners, natural product and essential oils gift baskets and spa packages.
Outdoor activities include a fair trade market, farmers’ market, kayaking, paddleboarding, martial arts demonstrations, a guided nature walk, food trucks and Natural Awakenings fitness challenge benefiting the Boot Campaign, a nonprofit organization that facilitates comprehensive health assessments and treatment for veterans.
Attendees can also choose to attend up to six lectures, workshops or classes a day on topics such as reflexology, yoga, aromatherapy, natural hormone balance, CrossFit, qigong, nutrition, acupuncture and chiropractic, with additional CEU workshops for members of the holistic health industry. Visitors can also preregister for paid sessions in AromaTouch, reflexology, reiki, massage therapy, Symphony of the Cells and other modalities, as well as general health assessments.
Onsite child care for ages 1 to 5, including music, arts and crafts and games, costs $5 per hour. Children’s Yoga is also offered as a separate class.
Admission is free. Workshop fee is $35/$55 both days. Location: 1250 Miracle Strip Pkwy. SE, Fort Walton Beach, Fl. Preregistration online is encouraged. For more information, visit EmeraldCoastHealthExpo.com.