Health & Fitness Fun Festival 2017

Period: 8-11 March 2017


Main Event: Umm Al Emarat Park


Wednesday, March 8th 9:00AM - 9:00PM 

Thursday, March 9th 9:00AM - 9:00PM  

Friday, March 10th   3:00PM - 9:00PM 

Saturday, March 11th

9:00PM  - 9:00PM 


Community, Families, Youths 

Sector: Health Awareness & Fitness Activities
Organizer: ACTVET 
Tel.: 02 6132000 

Under the patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak, Chairwoman of the General Women's Union, Supreme Chairwoman of the Family Development Foundation and President of the Supreme Council for Motherhood and Childhood, the Abu Dhabi Centre for Technical and Vocational Education and Training - ACTVET invites youths, families, sport enthusiast and the whole community to take part in the Health & Fitness Fun Festival 2017. The event will take place from 27th February to 27th March 2017 in different locations across UAE, including Umm Al Emarat Park in Abu Dhabi, and the Corniche of the seven emirates.

The Health & Fitness Fun Festival is the most high profile health-focused event in the UAE. Held annually for the duration of one month, the Festival brings together health and fitness enthusiasts, medical experts, fitness clubs, organizations focused on healthy living, nutritionists and chefs to promote health awareness and fitness while having fun.

The 2017 edition will celebrate ‘Happiness’ in line with the UAE Vision 2021 national agenda that puts Happiness as the first KPI on the priorities list of a “Cohesive Society and Preserved Identity”. This year’s motto ‘Take Healthy Action for Happiness’ emphasizes that living healthier is bound to make you more energetic, more productive and happier.

Participants of the Health & Fitness Fun Festival will enjoy a month full of thematic activities: free health awareness and fitness classes, workshops about eating healthier and finding a healthy weight, experts’ tips about lifestyle changes that can help you prevent disease and lower stress, free medical testing, healthy home recipes by famous chefs, and much more plus loads of fun!

By promoting the Health & Fitness Fun Festival ACTVET aims to instill, especially in the youngsters, a new approach to live a happier and healthier life by keeping an active and fulfilling routine, a balanced diet, and regular health checkups. 

Fitness Activities and Free Classes
Self Defense Demonstrations
Aerobic and Fitness Exercises
Skate Park
Climbing Wall
Karate & Thai Boxing Activities
Chess Games
Volleyball and Table Tennis

Health Checks and Counseling
Basic First Aid & CPR Training
Healthy Cooking & Nutrition
Diabetes & Cholesterol Test
Skin & Hair Analysis
Free Samples of Health Products
Stretching & Flexibility
Glaucoma & Eye Test
Asthma & Respiratory Allergies
Body Mass Index Test
Traditional Medicine
Playful Health Games
Oral Health
Consult our Doctors
Mini Medical Schools
Quit Smoking Session
Mini Chair Massage
Orthotic Foot Scan
Organic Local Food
Water Education
...and much more!