Baptist Health Announces Fit Festival in Broward County
MIAMI, FL – August 10, 2023 – Baptist Health announced today that the organization’s community-wide health and wellness program, Baptist Health Fit Fest, will be expanding to Broward County. Taking place on Saturday, August 19, 2023, in Deerfield Beach, the free event will feature engaging sports activities and exercise classes catered to all ages and skill levels.
In line with the organization’s commitment to providing high-quality and easily accessible health and wellness options for the South Florida community, the Fit Fest will feature a variety of wellness classes, including Zumba with Toni Costa, yoga with Brie Mazin, Dance with Hip Hop Kidz, a full body workout with OrangeTheory Fitness, and strength & tone with Pure Barre, in addition to mini golf, basketball and pickleball clinics, self-defense, sport inflatables and more. Attendees will also be invited to enjoy healthy bites by local eateries, as well as music by DJ M Dot and appearances by Burnie from the Miami Heat, Stanley from the Florida Panthers, Florida Atlantic University, Roger Dean Stadium and Drew On Air.
In addition to a full roster of activities, the indoor event will provide an opportunity for participants and families to engage in educational activations, with services provided by Baptist Health Cancer Care, Baptist Health Heart & Vascular Care, Baptist Health Brain & Spine Care, Baptist Health Orthopedic Care, Baptist Health Primary Care, Baptist Health Urgent Care and more.
“For years, Baptist Health has been hosting Fit Festivals in South Florida, and we couldn’t be more excited to be expanding to reach even more members of the community,” said Nancy-Batista-Rodriguez, Chief Executive Officer of Baptist Outpatient Services. “The event provides the public with an opportunity to engage in programming that is healthy and engaging, while also being fun for the whole family.”
Presented in partnership with Mind Body Social, Baptist Health Fit Fest Deerfield Beach 2023 will begin at 11:00 a.m. and conclude at 3:00 p.m. The event will take place indoors at Pick A Ball Sports Complex, located at 3650 SW 10th Street, Deerfield Beach,
For more information, including details on registration and a full schedule of events, please visit BHFitFest.com.
About Baptist Health
Baptist Health is the largest healthcare organization in the region, with 12 hospitals, more than 27,000 employees, 4,000 physicians and 200 outpatient centers, urgent care facilities and physician practices spanning across Miami-Dade, Monroe, Broward and Palm Beach counties. Baptist Health has internationally renowned centers of excellence in cancer, cardiovascular care, orthopedics and sports medicine, and neurosciences. In addition, it includes Baptist Health Medical Group; Baptist Health Quality Network; and The Baptist Health PineApp, a virtual health platform. A not-for-profit organization supported by philanthropy and committed to its faith-based charitable mission of medical excellence, Baptist Health has been recognized by Fortune as one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For in America and by Ethisphere as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies. For more information, visit BaptistHealth.net/Newsroom and connect with us on Facebook, Instagram, TikTok, Twitter and LinkedIn.