Skye Canyon, a 1,700-acre master-planned community in northwest Las Vegas hosts Fit Fest on Saturday, March 10.
The family-friendly healthy living themed festival features fitness classes and demonstrations, interactive lifestyle booths, kids activities, healthy cuisine, and a vendor expo. Fit Fest is open from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Skye Canyon Park, 10111 W. Skye Canyon Park Dr. The event is free and open to the public.
The festivities get underway with the third annual Skye Canyon 8K Trail Mix and 5K Road Race. The race starts at 9 a.m. at Skye Canyon Park. Proceeds from the race will benefit Create a Change Now, a local nonprofit committed to educating children, and their families, in at-risk Clark County elementary schools about proper nutrition to combat preventable diseases.
The race is open to runners and walkers of all ability levels. There will be a recovery and relaxation area that will offer FST stretching and massages from the NV School of Massage therapy for racers and other Fit Fest attendees. Registration for the Skye Canyon 8K Trail Mix and 5K Road Race is available at www.SkyeCanyon.com. Early bird registration runs through Sunday, Feb. 11. The 5K race pricing is $30, and the 8K pricing is $40.