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Tenth Annual Alive! Expo Brings the Best Eco & Natural Products plus Wellness to Atlanta

The Southeast's only Natural Products and Green Living Event Promoting Wellness for all Ages

ATLANTA, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alive! Expo, the Southeast's only natural product, green living and total wellness event will return to the Georgia World Congress Center for its 10th year show on April 26-27th, 2014. The expo features health & wellness industry experts, eco companies and natural product manufacturers, fitness and cooking demonstrations, kids' fitness education, live health lectures and more than 100 vendors.

"Over the last decade, we've seen Atlanta's interest and dedication to a healthy and natural lifestyle grow exponentially each year," says Alive! Expo founder and owner, Patrycja Siewert-Towns. "Atlanta consumers are increasingly interested in learning about and leading a healthier lifestyle. To celebrate our tenth year, we've planned some exciting additions and changes from bringing new speakers and companies to expanding our gluten free vendors. We want to make this year's event more engaging, educational and memorable than ever."

Former Atlanta Falcons fullback, Ovie Mughelli, will join Alive! Expo with his "Ovie Mughelli Foundation's "Recycle on the Run" exhibit, where kids run drills and learn about the importance of fitness, wellness, and being eco friendly though recycling. Additionally, authors and wellness experts Jordan Rubin and Kat James will be among several guest speakers.

Attendees are encouraged to bring canned food items, which will be donated to the local food banks for which Alive! Expo collected over 20,000 pounds of food over the years.

Event Information
10th Annual Alive! Expo Atlanta
Saturday, April 26, 2014 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Sunday, April 27, 2014 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
At Georgia World Congress Center, Hall C4, 235 Northside Drive NW, Atlanta, GA 30313 

$10 daily tickets are available at www.AliveExpo.com
Active Military and Kids ages 16 and under: FREE
Discounted parking coupon available through www.AliveExpo.com 
FREE media entrance and Gift Bags at media desk. Media RSVP to [email protected]

Media Contact: Robyn Ware, (770) 940-7659, [email protected]

About Alive! Expo
Alive! Expo's mission is to inspire and encourage individuals to embrace a life of health, wellness, and green living through awareness of natural, organic and alternative products and solutions, advanced medicine research, education, nutrition, exercise and lifelong benefits of living a green, clean and healthy lifestyle.

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