Get ready South Florida families! Everything you need to keep your family healthy and informed will all be in one place. It's the NBC6, Telemundo 51 and Comcast Spotlight Grand Family Expo presented by Memorial Healthcare System and it's coming to Sawgrass Mills on Sunday, March 31st. The event runs from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. and will be outside the Market Food Court between Marshalls and Century 21.
The Grand Family Expo is centered around health and wellness and will offer a fun and informative experience for the entire family, including health screenings and the opportunity to sample nutritional products.
The event will be highlighted by a main stage appearance from Dr. Mehmet Oz! Dr. Oz will conduct a panel discussion prepared by physicians from Memorial Healthcare System on the topic of Heart Health. Have a question for Dr. Oz? You're in luck, because he will stick around for a can't-miss Q&A session with the audience.
Some of the other highlights from this event include a meet and greet opportunity with your favorite NBC6 and Telemundo 51 news personalities. You and the kids can see how a TV weather wall works and try your hand at forecasting.
And while you’re visiting TV Town don’t forget to participate in the Ellen Cash Grab Booth from The Ellen Show for fun surprises! (See official rules here.)
Make sure you bring your appetite because there will be informative seminars from GOYA and delicious cooking demonstrations from local chefs plus food trucks on site.
In the Kid Zone, the little ones can showcase their fitness and agility on a Ninja Warrior style obstacle course, a football toss, minigolf and more. Adults and kids alike can show off their kick at the Soccer Goal, their car racing skills at the NASCAR remote control racetrack and their hockey slap shot with the Florida Panthers.
There will be something for everyone; it's an event you won't want to miss.
Stayed tuned to NBC6 and Telemundo 51 for more information as the event gets closer and check back here on NBC6.com for updates. We look forward to seeing you on the 31st!