Anyone who’s seen the unflattering image of Santa Ana in the HBO Documentary “The Weight of the Nation” might want to attend a successful event this Saturday designed to change this perception in a hurry.
The City of Santa Ana, together with netz 4 Life, Latino Health Access and Northgate Markets, will play host to the city’s 6th Annual 2012 Health & Fitness Fair at Centennial Park/ Godinez High School gymnasium this Saturday, May 19th, from 9am- 2pm.
Over the past 6 years this event has become a celebration for local Community members, Organizations and leaders to establish the importance of being active and how to have fun doing it.
This 6th 2012 Annual Health & Fitness Fair of Santa Ana is sponsored by local businesses and vendors who cover the expenses associated with putting on the event, while bringing together a variety of unique talent to entertain the youth and their families in Santa Ana. The local Bordeaux Band will be kicking off the event on the show mobile along with the EnJ Entertainment group on the outdoor basketball courts promoting health & fitness through music, while the physical activities portion of the event will be provided from the OCC men’s and women’s basketball teams, the local Godinez HS basketball team, and other organizations aimed at getting healthy and staying fit.
There will be a VIP basketball game including local Santa Ana Mayor and Council members, police and fire department members, along with local community leaders. The LAC Kia Fan Patrol along with the Anaheim Bolts dance teams will be performing during the half-time entertainment of the VIP basketball game, which will also include a 3-point shooting contest between the Men’s & Women’s basketball teams of Orange Coast Community College.