TheFitExpo Makes East Coast Debut in Fort Lauderdale


TheFitExpo™, the West Coast’s largest and most-celebrated fitness expo announces its first East Coast event with a two-day expo at the Fort Lauderdale Convention Center on Saturday, October 21st and Sunday, October 22nd, 2017. The family-friendly event is set to bring together thousands of fitness enthusiasts from South Florida and around the country. Attendees will have a chance to meet fitness celebrities, discover over 150 health and wellness products and services, have access to free fitness classes and cooking demos, witness live fitness competitions, and much more. TheFitExpo Fort Lauderdale was originally scheduled to debut in fall of 2016 and was postponed out of precaution for Hurricane Matthew.

“Hopefully Mother Nature will be on our side this year!” says Erin Ferries, Executive Director, TheFitExpo and National Fitness Productions. “TheFitExpo team is eager to bring our unique experience to South Florida. We welcome fans of all ages, interests and ability levels. This year’s expo will expand our health, wellness and fitness activities, bringing South Florida a never-before-seen expo.”

TheFitExpo welcomes fitness and health enthusiasts, families, and those trying to take a first step towards living a healthier life. Events and activities at TheFitExpo Fort Lauderdale will include: Powerlifting Competitions; functional fitness; dodgeball; strongman; a full Healthy Living Pavilion; various children’s activities; a fitness model search & My Best Self; among many other exciting options. Guests will have the opportunity to meet fitness greats including Bodybuilder, Kali Muscle; Internet sensation and health coach, Massy Arias; popular Fitness Model, Valeria Orsini; celebrity fitness trainer, Max Philisaire; fitness professional and founder of PumpFit Club, Hannah Eden; among others.

TheFitExpo also invites those with a passion for fitness to become expo Ambassadors. Anyone can apply – from those who love getting stronger, to those who enjoy healthy cooking and eating; personal trainers, group exercise instructors, competitive athletes, or weekend warriors are welcome. Learn more and apply at

Tickets for TheFitExpo Fort Lauderdale are $25 for one day, and $40 for a weekend pass. Children 12 and under are $10 a day at the door, and children 6 and under are free. For more information on ticketing, and exhibiting or sponsorship opportunities, please call (818) 545-0290 or visit

About National Fitness Productions (NFP)

NFP is a Glendale, California-based company celebrating its 14th year producing the West Coast's largest health and fitness event, TheFitExpo Los Angeles, held annually in January at the Los Angeles Convention Center. In 2017, NFP brought TheFitExpo to Chicago May 6-7th, San Jose, July 29–30th and Anaheim, August 26-27th. TheFitExpo is produced by National Fitness Productions (NFP). Presenting Sponsors are and Subway Restaurants. Supporting Sponsors are GAT, GNC, VPX Sports, Bang, BPI Sports, Cutler Nutrition. Media Sponsors are Men’s Health Magazine and Women’s Health Magazine.

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