Health & Wellness

HackensackUMC Mountainside to Host Wellness Festival in Brookdale Park Oct. 12

August 31, 2014 at 8:35 AM

MONTCLAIR, NJ – HackensackUMC Mountainside will be hosting a Wellness in the Park Festival on Sunday, Oct. 12 in Brookdale Park in Bloomfield from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 

The Wellness in the Park Festival is a family and pet-friendly event with an entire day of festivities to enjoy. Live music, activities for children, fitness activities and more than 150 health and wellness vendors will be on site to cater to your needs. 

Free and open to the public, the event will kick-off with a 5K run at 9 a.m.  This fun run around the park will be an activity for all age groups to partake in.  Registration for the run is $10 and includes a commemorative T-shirt. 

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Then at 1 pm, a 1.5 mile leisurely family walk around the park will take place. A perfect activity for any fitness level, all age groups are invited to participate. 

For more information and to register, visit  

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