The largest gathering of health-conscious expats and urbanites in Shenzhen, the 5th Health & Wellness Fair, is happening in just two weeks!
From 10am-4pm on Saturday, November 4, dozens of English-speaking fitness, nutrition, and mental wellness providers will convene under the roof of the Vista-SK International Medical Center in Nanshan District.
Free-to-enter and open to all, the Fair makes it easy to kickstart or continue a healthy lifestyle. Take part in classes that run the gamut from vegan cooking to meditation to tango; browse a broad range of family-friendly vendor booths; and have your kids join in, or set them free in the provided play area.
Plus, take a load off your shoulders at two all-day massage stations.
See below for a more detailed schedule and a list of vendors.
Every guest gets a free goody bag and coupon book, while an extra gift can be obtained by RSVPing through here, or the QR code below.
Free classes (10am-4pm)
1-2.30pm: Insight Yoga
2.30-3pm: Tai Chi
3-4pm: Power Yoga, Group Meditation (mini checkup section)
Free Demos (1-4pm)
1-1.30pm, 3-3.30pm: Baby Massage
1.30-2.30pm: Coffee Prep and Tasting
2.30-3pm: Simple Vegan Cooking
3.30-4pm: Cooking with Essential Oils
Free demos will be held in a quiet room with seats.
'Sit Happy' in ergonomic, posture-friendly Salli Chairs. These saddle chairs are one-of-a-kind in that their design reinforces your body’s optimal sitting position. Salli Chair’s backless, slightly angled and hollow-seated design ensures the health of your body’s spine, pelvis and surrounding tissues.
Considering ditching your glasses or contacts? EuroEyes is Shenzhen’s go-to provider of English-speaking, German-performed laser correction surgery.
Incorporate aromatic, soothing and healing essential oils into virtually every part of your life. Doterra is also hosting one of the all-day massage stations, two baby massage demos (1-1.30pm, 3-3.30pm) and a cooking with essential oils demo (3.30-4pm).
Handmade aromatherapy products from Slow Living are carefully formulated to pamper your skin and your home from the inside out! Slow Living items include organic skincare, plant-based candles, air purifying sprays and aromatherapy products for emotional wellness.
Thailand-based Koconae delivers a wide variety of coconut oils for cooking, massage and adding an aromatic touch around your home. Their products include bottled oils, oil-based soaps and lotions in scents such as original coconut, jasmine, lavender, and more. Be sure to find their coconut oil massage station running all day at the fair.
Get organic groceries grown in rural Guangdong delivered straight to your front door. They’ll also be bringing a small truckload of fresh, organic produce for purchase to the fair!
Jam-pack your coffee with flavors when ordering direct from Hanover Coffee, a gourmet roastery based in Hunan.
St. James Place
St. James’ Place Wealth Management is one of the largest wealth management companies serving the expatriate community living and/or working in Asia.
The unique Airnergy Oxygen activation device improves the absorption and intake of oxygen by replicating photosynthesis without increasing the pressure or concentration of oxygen inhaled.
GuideinChina and HiredChina.com
For the more nuanced aspects of life in China, look no further than Guide in China for help. This informational service platform specializes in providing practical support for expats, including support for job seeking, health, apartment and office searching, and shopping and entertainment recommendations.
Cotalk Mandarin, one of Shenzhen’s most established Chinese language institutes for foreigners, will have their services on display all day at the Fair and will also be running the children’s play section. They are open to serving new learners of any age.
Interested in being part of the 5th Shenzhen Health and Wellness Fair? Contact organizers at firstname.lastname@example.org or at WeChat ID 'pmk-96.'