Today it was announced that the Healthy NYC Expo (BROOKLYN Edition), will be held Saturday September 8, 2018 at the Brooklyn Sports Club, in East New York.
“Last year was our inaugural year for the Healthy NYC Expo, with 35 vendors participating and 575 people in attendance. This year we will be able to accommodate 50 vendors and attendance is expected to reach 1,000, including families, seniors and millennials”, stated Vernon Jones, Sr., CEO of JIG Media, owners of the Healthy NYC Expo series. “This year the event will be held outdoors at the Brooklyn Sports Club, in order for us to expand the activities.”
Expanded activities will include a youth basketball clinic, which will be run by an NBA player, a large Zumba class which will be led by Alwayz Fit 4 Lyfe, and there will be an expanded ‘Senior Pavilion’ section, to accommodate the senior population.
Jones added, “we always have something special for seniors at our healthy living events. In the coming weeks we will be announcing special guest hosts and partners for the ‘Senior Pavilion’.”
The Healthy NYC Expo will include the following activities;
- Youth basketball clinic (NBA partners)
- Free Zumba class (Alwayz Fit 4 Lyfe)
- Senior Pavilion Section (Free refreshments for seniors and giveaways from partners)
- Fresh fruit and smoothies
- Health Screenings
The Healthy NYC Expo Series includes the Healthy NYC Expo (GOVERNOR’S ISLAND EDITION), and the Healthy NYC Expo (BROOKLYN EDITION). Sponsors participating in both Expos are eligible for a discount.
About Healthy NYC
HealthyNYC is a citywide healthy living initiative, created to connect health organizations and New Yorkers, through viral digital content and a series of hyper-targeted health fairs and health expos.
We reach and engage New York City families, seniors, caregivers and millennials, in their neighborhoods, and online.
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