TheFitExpo, the West Coast’s largest fitness expo announces its first East Coast show with a two-day expo at the Fort Lauderdale Convention Center Saturday, October 8th and Sunday, October 9th, 2016.

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.

“With our success on the West Coast and in Chicago, we are thrilled to bring TheFitExpo to the Fort Lauderdale Convention Center this year,” says Erin Ferries, Executive Director, TheFitExpo and National Fitness Productions. “TheFitExpo brings together fans of all ages, interests and levels of ability. Through our growth, we are looking forward to expanding our health, wellness and fitness philosophies throughout the country.”

TheFitExpo welcomes fitness and health enthusiasts, families, and anyone simply trying to make a first step towards getting healthy. Events and activities at TheFitExpo Fort Lauderdale will include: Powerlifting Competitions; NPC Ultimate Grand Prix of South Florida BODYBUILDING Competition; a Healthy Living Pavilion; Children Activities; Fitness Model Search; among many other exciting options. Fitness greats including 4X Mr. Olympia Champion, Jay Cutler; Bodybuilder, Kali Muscle; Internet sensation and health coach, Massy Arias; popular Fitness Model, Dolly Castro; celebrity fitness trainer Max Philisiare; widely recognized fitness model Jeff Seid; among others.

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 www.thefitexpo.com.