Let's Move, Palm Beach County's Biggest Physical Activity Challenge, Announces Calendar of Events

West Palm Beach, Fla.– Palm Health Foundation has announced its calendar of events for its eighth annual Let’s Move! Commit to Change Physical Activity Challenge, a month-long activity challenge during March 2020.  Individuals and teams are encouraged to join the spirited competition that offers physical and wellness activities across Palm Beach County and logs participant minutes to serve as a motivating force for all to achieve their fitness goals. Let’s Move sponsors include Joe DiMaggio Children’s Health Specialty Center, Valley Bank and Wisehaupt, Bray Asset Management. 


Participating in Let’s Move is free and open to the public by registering at www.letsmovepbc.org. Individuals and teams from schools, businesses, municipalities, churches and other community organizations are invited to compete in the challenge by completing and logging 30 minutes of physical activity each day in March. Teams with the highest number of minutes will be recognized at a community celebration at the end of the challenge. 


Let’s Move events listed below are free and open to the public for anyone to join and increase their level of physical activity.  Visit www.letsmovepbc.org for more details and event calendar updates.


Community Fiesta Day
Saturday, March 7, 2020
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Harold Grimes Memorial Park, Lake Worth Beach (Northwest Corner of South A. St. and 6th Ave. South)
Learn more about Lake Worth Beach during a day of fun! The event will include: Let's Move Fun Zone, live entertainment, free food, PBSO units and fire rescue displays.
Free & Open to the Public

Master Zumba Class with Gabrielle Cain
Saturday, March 7, 2020
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm 
The Pavilion at Old School Square, 51 N. Swinton Ave., Delray Beach, FL 33444
Come dance and log your minutes for the Let's Move challenge! All fitness levels are welcome. 
Free & Open to the Public 


Healthier Jupiter's Couch to 5k Program
Saturdays at 8:00 a.m. from February 22 through April 18, 2020
Jupiter Medical Center's Cary Grossman Health & Wellness Center, 1004 S. Old Dixie Highway, Jupiter, FL 33458
Healthier Jupiter, in partnership with the Town of Jupiter's Recreation Department and Jupiter Medical Center's Cary Grossman Health & Wellness Center, is offering a free 9-week Couch to 5k Training Program to help individuals gradually increase their physical activity levels enough to walk or run a 5k (3.1 miles). Free & Open to the Public
Register at www.healthierjupiter.org/couchto5k


The Alfred "Zack" Straghn Walk
Sunday, March 8, 2020
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Libby Wesley Park, 2 SW 5th Ave., Delray Beach, FL 33444
Alfred "Zack" Straghn has been walking to the beach five days a week for the past 57 years. Join him for a Let’s Move walk from Libby Wesley Park to the beach.
Free & Open to the Public


Master Aqua Zumba Class
Thursday, March 12, 2020
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Pompey Pool, 1101 NW 2nd St., Delray Beach, FL 33444
Zumba...in the water! All fitness levels are welcome for this Let's Move event. 
Free & Open to the Public


Healthy Community Fun Fest
Saturday, March 21, 2020

10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Howard Park, 1701 Wingfield St., Lake Worth Beach, FL 33460

This FunFest presented by For the Children, Inc. & Digital Vibez offers activities for the whole family,

including crazy games, a fitness fiesta featuring Zumba, an obstacle course, nutrition tips, and free food and refreshments.

Free & Open to the Public


Walk with the Mayor (South Bay)
Saturday, March 21, 2020
7:00 am - 9:00 am 
Tanner Park, 105 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., South Bay, FL 33493
Free & Open to the Public

Let's Move from Church 2 Church in "The Set" Presents: "Walk by Faith" Nature Walk
Saturday, March 21, 2020
8:00 am
Wakodahatchee Wetlands, 13270 Jog Rd., Delray Beach, FL 33484
Fellowship in a friendly, fruitful competition.  The church with the most participants will receive a donation toward their ministry. 
Free & Open to the Public 


Let's Move with a Purpose
Friday, March 27, 2020
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Libby Wesley Amphitheater, 2 SW 5th Ave., Delray Beach, FL 33444
"Move with a purpose" by serving the homeless. Dance to music provided by a live local band and provide food, toiletry kits and a shower truck to those living without homes. Donations welcome.
Free & Open to the Public


Delray Beach Kickball Game
Saturday, March 28, 2020
5:00 pm
Bill Caesar Ball Field - Pompey Park, 1101 NW 2nd St., Delray Beach, FL 33444
Both adults and children are welcome to come play! 
Free & Open to the Public

"Take Me Back" One More Inning Softball Game
Sunday, March 29, 2020
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Pompey Park - Odom Ball Field, 1101 NW 2nd St., Delray Beach, FL 33444
Join the Delray Beach community as they celebrate the community elders who have played softball in Delray for decades.
Free & Open to the Public

Say What! to Fitness: Zumba & African Dance Fitness Event
Tuesday, March 31, 2020
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Libby Wesley Amphitheater, 2 SW 5th Ave., Delray Beach, FL 33444
Low impact and for everyone. Light refreshments will be served. 
Free & Open to the Public


About Palm Health Foundation 
Palm Health Foundation is Palm Beach County’s community foundation for health. With the support of donors and a focus on results, the foundation builds strong community partnerships, respects diverse opinions, advocates for its most vulnerable neighbors and inspires innovative solutions to lead change for better health now and for generations to come. The foundation supports health equity for Palm Beach County residents of all backgrounds, heritage, education, incomes and states of well-being. Palm Health Foundation has invested more than $83 million in Palm Beach County health since 2001. For more information about Palm Health Foundation, visit palmhealthfoundation.org or call (561) 833-6333.



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