The "Celebrating a Healthier Detroit" Expo will consist of informational seminars, special invited speakers, and exhibitors targeting health, wellness and faith issues relevant to our community, to include: H1N1 Flu virus, hyper-tension, diabetes, obesity, asthma, heart disease, HIV/AIDS, depression, health literacy, preventative care and wellness workshops for the entire family, nutrition and fitness.
This event will feature healthy cooking demonstrations and tasting events, free give-a-ways, prizes, music, song, dance and more!
Free to the public!
Saturday's Belle Isle Music Series will feature a performance by singer and national recording artist SHANICE.
Followed by a performance of the legendary R&B/pop recording group, THE MAIN INGREDIENT, FEATURING CUBA GOODING, SR. Performance times for both acts: 5p.m. - 9p.m.
Saturday will also feature a "Ride & Drive", hosted by Bob Maxey Ford, which will allow attendees to test drive selected Ford cars and use the technology available in the design of the Ford vehicles.
Sunday, August 12th - will feature a City-Wide Church Picnic and Gospel Night (3-7pm), showcasing some of the area's best gospel singers and musicians. The event will be held at the Band Shell. Partial funds raised from the First Annual Belle Isle Music Series will be donated to the refurbishment of the iconic Belle Isle Band Shell, which is in dire need of repair.
Shanice stopped by the Fox 2 Music Cafe to sing. Click on the video player to watch.