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Bronx Fit Fest

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, Bronx Fit Fest 2020 is cancelled.

Feel your best with NYC Parks!

Presented by:
Empire BlueCross BlueShield Foundation

Saturday, October 5, 2019
11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

St. James Park
Jerome Avenue and West 192nd Street, Bronx

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Rain or Shine

Join us for free fitness and dance classes, healthy living tips, wellness screenings, and more!


Activities may include:

  • Yoga and meditation
  • Outdoor spin classes
  • Chairobics
  • Tennis
  • Healthy living workshops

There will also be fitness and dance classes on the main stage.

Pre-register for our Featured Fitness Classes

Let us know you’re coming! Sign up to reserve your spot. While registration is not required, space is limited. 

Please note: Pre-registration has ended. Registration is not required to join a class. Walk-up participation will be allowed as space becomes available.

Classes Times  
Spin* 11:00 a.m., noon, 1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m.

Registration has ended.

Gentle Yoga 11:30 a.m. - noon

Registration has ended.

Zumba 12:30 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Registration has ended.

Line Dance 1:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Registration has ended.

Learn to Salsa 2:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Registration has ended.

*Classes are 20 minutes long. 


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Participants must sign a waiver and provide photo identification before participating in these activities. The waivers will be provided at the event for participants to sign. Participants under the age of 18 must have a legal guardian present with photo identification to sign the waiver. 

Event Tips

  • The event ends promptly at 3:00 p.m., so come early to experience all the fun!
  • Make the most of the event by reserving your spot for featured fitness classes.
  • Activity lines are subject to close early.
  • Participants must sign a waiver to participate in some activities. The waivers will be provided at the event. Participants under the age of 18 must have a legal guardian present with photo identification to sign the waiver.

In the event of heavy rain or extreme weather, Bronx Fit Fest may be cancelled. The decision to cancel the event will be made by 2:00 p.m. on Friday, October 4, 2019 and will be prominently posted on our website and social media channels.

For more information about this event, please call (212) 360-8214.


For accessibility information, please contact Paul Ward by October 2 at (212) 360-3338 or at

Become a Volunteer

Help us make this festival a fun day for all New Yorkers! If you would like to volunteer, please register here. You must be 18 years old or older to volunteer. For more information about volunteering at Bronx Fit Fest, please email Venus Melo at with Bronx Fit Fest Volunteer in the subject line. 


Interested in becoming a sponsor of Bronx Fit Fest? In addition to being featured in one of the largest public events on parkland, your brand will gain exposure through a comprehensive marketing plan that includes, but is not limited to:

  • LinkNYC Ads
  • Printed flyers and posters distributed to various schools, businesses, and organizations
  • Radio Advertisements
  • Parks website (500,000 unique visitors/month)
  • E-blasts to Parks’ lists
  • Aggressive public relations campaign to over 200 media outlets

Please contact Sarah Kuras at to receive more information.


Empire BlueCross BlueShield Foundation
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