Fitness & Outdoor Opportunities Expo

Monday, September 12
10 am – 2 pm
Tallahassee Senior Center

With everything from Archery to Ziplining, learn about fitness and outdoor adventure opportunities in the community!

This exciting FREE expo is filled with over 40 vendors, demos, presentations, health screenings, and information about outdoor fitness and adventures to keep you connected, healthy, and active. Learn about regional hiking trails, fishing, archery, kayaking, forestry, and much, much more.

Be fitted for a bike helmet, get your biometric health screenings, attend a series of fascinating lectures. Pick up resources and goodies, meet others with same interests, and sign-up for outdoor adventures!

Enjoy hot dog lunch grilled by Tallahassee Fire Department, from 11:30 – 1:00pm
$3 donation for lunch.
For questions, contact

Presentations and Activities to enjoy all day!

10:00 am
“Walk and Talk with a Doc” (DR, 1st floor)
Dr. Luz Rincon-Bejarano, Internal Medicine, TMH & Southern Medical Group
Join the Doctor for a presentation and short walk around Lake Ella.

10:30 am
“What’s Burning? Prescribed Fire & Habitat Restoration” (DR, 1st floor)
Gerrie Lindsey, Director Public Access Services, Florida FWC
Learn about how FWC keeps Tallahassee’s land in optimal condition for recreation

10:45 am
“Drone Demo for Dummies” (meet bottom of brick steps)
George Jensen, Tall Timbers, Prescribed Burn Association Coordinator
Play with a drone and find out how they are utilized
to protect Florida’s land and wildlife.

11:00 am
“Happy Trails to You!” (DR, 1st floor)
Doug Alderson, DEP Office of Greenways & Trails
Discover many diverse recreational opportunities that await….
practically outside your back door!

11:30 am
“Cycling Adventures with Tally Gals” (DR, 1st floor)
Tally Gals Biking with Laurie Koburger and friends
Vicariously explore Utah national parks by E-bike.. Get inspired!

12:00 pm
“Paddling in Paradise” (DR, 1st floor)
Harry Smith Outdoors
Learn about ecofriendly padding options and explore Florida’s many
beautiful waterways!

12:30 pm
“Mastering your Garden” (DR, 1st floor)
UF/IFAS Leon County Extension Master Gardener Program
Learn how you can get involved in personal or community garden projects!

11:30 – 1:00 pm
“Lunch with Tallahassee Fire Fighters” (1st floor patio)
Enjoy grilled “dog and slaw” lunch served by local heroes!
Veggie options.
$3 donation.

Be sure to visit all of our awesome exhibitors!

Advantage Aging Solutions
Apalachee Audubon Society
Apalachee Canoeing and Kayak Club
Audiology Associates of N FL
Big Adventure Outfitters
Big Bend Area Health Education Center
Big Bend Fly Fishers, Inc.
Bike Tallahassee
Capital City Cyclists
City of Tallahassee, Parks, Recreation & Neighborhood Affairs
COT / Leon County Consolidated Dispatch Agency
Florida DEP, Division of Recreation & Parks, Office of Greenways & Trails
Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission*
Florida Greenways and Trails
Florida Parks Service
Florida Sports Foundation/Florida Senior Games
Florida Trail Association
Friends of Wakulla Springs
Goodwood Museum & Gardens
Gulf Specimen Marine Lab
Gulf Winds Track Club

Harry Smith Outdoors, LLC
Hilaman & Jake Gaither Golf Course
Holiday Cruises and Tours
Leon County Parks & Recreation
Maclay Gardens State Park
National Student Nurses Association, Keiser University
Osher Lifelong Learning institute at FSU
Paddle Florida
Premier Health & Fitness Center
SportsAbility Alliance
St. Marks Wildlife Refuge
Tall Timbers
Tallahassee Archery Club
Tallahassee Area Geocachers
Tallahassee Astronomical Society
Tallahassee Fire Department
Tallahassee-Leon County Planning Department
Tallahassee Memorial Hospital
Tallahassee Museum
Tallahassee Senior Center
Tally Gals Biking
University of Florida/IFAS Leon County Extension, Master Gardeners

Thank you to our sponsor: