Event Post Archive

Healthy Central Florida is pleased to promote healthy, active, fun events that also build community. See you out and about!

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2,200 participate in International Walk to School Day - a new record!

Kids walked and rolled in record numbers on International Walk…

Move60 Challenge is off and running (and walking and biking...)

The Move60 Challenge kicked off with a wet, rainy group walk…

$25,000 in Mini-Grants Available at 5th Annual Health Innovation Grants Workshop

  Healthy people live in healthy communities - ones in…

6th Annual Walk n' Roll Workshop Sept. 21 - Mini-Grants for Schools

Healthy Central Florida is hosting its 6th annual Walk n’ Bike…

Making the Trip to School Safer for Kids – and Adults

Did you walk to school as a child? Don't you wish your kids or grandkids could enjoy that simple, healthy pleasure? See how we are working to make our streets safer for all to walk and bike - and join us!

50 Restaurants and Counting - Breathe Free Marks Three Years of Increasing Access to Healthy Air

Only 10% of Winter Park and 7.3% of Maitland residents smoke. Nationwide the rate is less than 17%. In response to resident demand Breathe Free launched 3 years ago and today 50 restaurants offer safe, smoke-free patios. Cheers to them!

Bike 5 Cities attracts nearly 500 participants in rides across 5 cities

200+ rode 28 miles and another 300 rode in the smaller city rides. It was a great day for bicycling enthusiasts from toddlers to octogenerians! Read all about it and see photos from all the cities.

Happy to Be Healthy! 1,400+ Participants Complete MOVE60 Challenge

Ranging in age from 2 to 92 and logging activities like Pilates, paddle-boarding, dance, yoga and water aerobics, area residents are getting fit, having fun and winning prizes - the best one being better health. Click the picture to read more.

Bike 5 Cities 28-Mile Ride is Full! Individual City Rides Still Available - Join us May 6th!

Join a fun, friendly regional bike ride. It's free and all ages, skill levels and distances are welcome. From 2.5 miles to 28 miles, there is a ride for everyone. Learn more...

SNAP Benefits at Winter Park Farmer's Market increases Access to Healthy Foods

The Winter Park Farmer's Market makes healthy eating a SNAP with new Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, making healthy foods accessible and affordable for more low income residents.