Tampa, FL – South Tampa Chamber of Commerce, Tampa General Hospital, the South Tampa Family YMCA, premier healthcare providers and wellness based businesses will join forces to create the 3rd Annual South Tampa Health and Wellness Expo, a lifestyle and wellness expo for the South Tampa area on Saturday, September 13. This is a FREE COMMUNITY EVENT that will increase awareness of all forms of healthcare and healthy living opportunities that are available to all residents. The event will feature Education, Health Screenings, Exhibits, Demonstrations, Give Aways and Door Prizes.
Chamber President, Kelly Flannery, said, “We are proud to host this event for our community! Over the past three years we have seen the event grow in size each year. This year we will have over 80 exhibitors including the Tampa Bay Lightning, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, the Tampa Police Department will be collecting old prescription drugs and providing finger printing for children and Tampa Fire and Rescue will be teaching safety lessons.” Many of the exhibitors will also offer free health screenings for blood pressure, cholesterol, diabetes, your spinal cord and hearing testing, just to name a few. Winn Dixie and Fit Life Foods will be providing food samples and several companies have provided door prizes. Chair massages, children’s games and other activities will also be available.
The event will be held from 9:00am-12:00pm at the South Tampa Family YMCA located at 4411 S. Himes Ave. More information can be found at www.SouthTampaHealthExpo.com.
ABOUT THE SOUTH TAMPA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Established in 1926, the South Tampa Chamber of Commerce is an association of over 500 businesses and organizations. The chamber has strived to make the South Tampa community a better place in which to live, work, and play. Its active membership consists of local businesses, professionals, non-profits and government representatives who enjoy social activities and community involvement. For more information, contact the South Tampa Chamber of Commerce at 813.637.0156, or visit www.southtampachamber.org.