Health & Wellness Events in Metro DC: Winter & Spring 2016

Sometimes we need to gather all the great health and wellness event information in one place to make sure we keep track of it all! We have lots of great events and classes listed in the Mindful Healthy Life calendar, and we post new things as we learn about them on the Mindful Healthy Life Facebook page and on our Twitter feed @MindfulHealthy. But here is a quick and handy list of some of the bigger not-to-be-missed events coming up this winter and spring.

Sunday, February 21: HealthFest 2106: A Celebration of Integrative Health Day, 12:30-8:30 p.m., Unity of DC

Saturday, February 27, 2016: Rooting DC forum, 9:00-4:30, Wilson High School, DC

Saturday, March 5: Grow Your Health Gardening, Local Food & Wellness Festival, 9:00-5:30, Fairfax High School

Saturday, March 12: Real Food For Kids Culinary Challenge & Wellness Expo, 10:00-2:00, Robinson Secondary School, Fairfax

March 15-26: DC Environmental Film Festival

Sunday, April 3: Pathways Natural Living Expo, College Park Marriott, Hyattsville

Wednesday, April 6: NoVA Outside School Environmental Action Showcase (SEAS) at GMU Fairfax on , 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Friday, April 22: Earth Day! And Mindful Healthy Life two-year anniversary!

April 28-May 1: Mindful Life Conference, Doubletree Arlington

Saturday, April 30: Alexandria Earth Day, 10:00-2:00, Braddock Park

Saturday, April 30: Go Gaga for Green, 5:00-8:00 p.m., GMU Arlington

Sunday, May 1: Listen to Your Mother show, 2:00-3:30 p.m., Spectrum Theatre Arlington

Sunday, May 8: Mother’s Day!

Sunday, June 12: Love Your Body Yoga Festival, 10:00-5:00, Reston Town Center

Sunday, June 19: Father’s Day!


What are we missing?

Post in the comments and let us know! We’ll add large-scale events here as we can and also share events on on our Facebook page.

Also be sure to add your own events to our calendar. It’s free!

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Jessica Claire Haney is the founder, publisher and editor of Mindful Healthy Life. She is a writer and editor and a co-leader for the Arlington/Alexandria chapter of Holistic Moms Network. Her personal blog is Crunchy-Chewy Mama and her writer’s site is See the Contributors page and Jessica’s Mindful Healthy Life Q&A for more on Jessica.


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