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Free Covid Vaccines, Screenings At Fairfield’s Health & Fitness Expo

The following announcement is from the Fairfield Chamber of Commerce:

FAIRFIELD, CT — The Fairfield Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the Town of Fairfield and its Department of Community & Economic Development, announce that FREE Covid Vaccines and Health Screenings will now be available at the upcoming 2023 Health and Fitness Expo on March 11th – these services will be provided by Griffin Hospital.

“It has been three years since we last held this event, and we are excited to mark its return,” states Beverly Balaz, President of the Fairfield Chamber of Commerce. This year, the Fairfield Health and Fitness Expo will have something for the entire family to enjoy. Free, and open to the public, the Expo will feature 60+ exhibitors plus special activities for young and old alike. “We are delighted to be working with the Fairfield Chamber of Commerce to host this event,” said Fairfield Community & Economic Development Director Mark Barnhart. “It promises to be a fun-filled day with health-conscious activities for the entire family,” Barnhart continued. Parking for the event is free.

Both the Chamber and Town are proud to host an event that promotes a healthy lifestyle experience for young and old, and invites everyone to attend to have fun, watch some fitness demos, and get answers from our business owners to identify what is needed to stay fit and healthy … and how to help our seniors! Whether people are interested in fitness, or need medical, wellness, or senior services information, it’s here … conveniently all in one place!

Exhibitor Partial List, including Sponsors:

Advanced EyeCare of Connecticut (sponsor)
Adventure Park at The Discovery Museum
AFC Urgent Care
Atlas Nutrition & Wellness
BEMER
Bridgeport Hospital (sponsor)
Cardio Kick Studio
Collins Medical Equipment and Accessibility Solutions (sponsor)
ComForCare Home Care (sponsor)
ConnectFairfield (sponsor)
Comparion Insurance Agency
CycleBar
Cornerstone Medical Training Center
Crowe and Associates
David Lerner Associates, Inc
Dental Associates of Connecticut
Docs Urgent Care
Fairfield CARES Community Coalition
Fairfield Family Dentistry
Fairfield Moms (sponsor)
Fairfield University
Frontier c/o First Step Marketing (sponsor)
Granola Bar
JFitness
Linda Stephens Fitness
National Healthcare Associates (Cambridge & Ludlow)
Nuvance Health (sponsor)
Oasis Senior Advisors
Operation Hope
Pharmanex
Senior Living Options, LLC
Southport Chiropractic

StretchLab Fairfield
Sturges Ridge of Fairfield (sponsor)
United HealthCare
University of Bridgeport (sponsor)
Uss Wellness (sponsor)
Visiting Angels
Wakeman Boys & Girls Club
Whip Salon
And many, many more!

Event information is updated daily, so people should visit and check the Fairfield Chamber Website and the Chamber’s Facebook Event Page, plus the Town’s “Experience Fairfield” website for the most current exhibitor listings and activities. Volunteers are also needed throughout the day to meet and
greet attendees.

The Town and Chamber thank their generous sponsors, for all their support, and Collins Medical
Equipment and Accessibility Solutions as the event sponsor.

Expo Highlights:

  • 60+ Exhibitors
  • Free Screenings
  • Blood Pressure
  • Glucose
  • Chiropractic
  • Oral cancer
  • Plus more!

Granola Food Truck – delicious healthy food!

Kids Activities:

  • Shamrock Fun Run/Sponsored by Sound Runner
  • Craft Activities by the YMCA.

Other Services:

  • Hands-Only CPR & AED Training/Fairfield Fire Department
  • Prescription Drug Take-Back/Fairfield Police Department
  • Fitness Demos
  • Comfort Dog/Fairfield University’s “Dakota”
  • Senior Services
  • Virtual Reality Dementia Simulation
  • Convenient Free Parking – Kelley Center Parking Garage, across from the RecPlex
  • And more …

For more information regarding this Expo, including a full list of exhibitors, directions to the RecPlex and parking, please visit the Fairfield Chamber of Commerce website: FairfieldCTChamber.com. Or contact
[email protected] (203-255-1011).

2023 Fairfield Health & Fitness Expo

Details:
Date: Saturday, March 11th (Rain or Shine)
Time: 11:00am – 4:00PM

Location:
Fairfield University/RecPlex
1073 N. Benson Road
Fairfield, CT 06824