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The Yoga Expo hits California and Florida with over 7,200 tickets sold already.

The Fastest-Growing Yoga Event in the Country Announces Two New Dates in Los Angeles, California and Fort Lauderdale, Florida in 2016 with Over 7,200 Tickets Sold Already

BOCA RATON, Fla., Nov. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Yoga Expo is founded by the producer of Green Planet Festival, Kyle Michaud, who at only 25 years old, has successfully expanded into multiple markets in the green space. Now, they are gearing up with local and national yoga and fitness facilities across the country to showcases local teachers, and environmentally-conscious brands uplifting our body, mind, and soul. The first expo will take place onSunday, January 3, 2016 at the Los Angeles Convention Center in the heart of downtown Los Angeles. The second event will be onSaturday, April 16, 2016 at the Greater Fort Lauderdale Broward County Convention Center in downtown Fort Lauderdale.

The Yoga Expo features over 150 yoga classes and workshops led by over 100 local yoga teachers and studios, representing all styles of yoga including Vinyasa, Restorative, Iyengar, Hatha, Bikram, Ashtanga and Anusara. Attendees will enjoy acroyoga performances, partner yoga workshops, children's yoga, live music, and meditation. Some of the popular attractions include aerial yoga demonstrations and a VIP Lounge where guests enjoy sampling a variety of organic foods and drinks. Exhibitors and sponsors range from mom- and-pops to national corporations in the fitness and wellness industries.Athleta, one of the fastest-growing fitness apparel companies, is a featured sponsor of The Yoga Expo.Heather McArdle, Athleta representative, says, "We are very excited to participate in The Yoga Expo in Los Angeles! We are motivated by the ability The Yoga Expo has given us to educate alongside our peers and to learn new ways we can nourish and train our mind, body, and spirit. It is incredibly inspiring!"

Among the extensive list of exhibitors areJade Yoga , eco-friendly yoga mats made from natural rubber,NuttZo, organic and non-GMO gourmet nut and seed butter,Gardein, Quest Nutrition, Earth Balance, Daiya, Raw Revolution Organic Bars, Spirituality & Health Magazine, USA Yoga, Yumbutter, The Peace Exchange andPeople for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA ). PETA's message is that "ahimsa, or nonviolence, begins on your plate," saysPETA Senior Director Marta Holmberg."We want everyone to know that going vegan not only eases your conscience but also slashes your risk of obesity, heart disease, cancer, and diabetes."

In addition to the exhibits, the festival hosts engaging, educational workshops spearheaded by people who are pioneering the way to living a healthier and meaningful lifestyle centered on connecting the mind, body, and soul. The workshops and classes include meditation, various styles of yoga practice, and hands-on prop demonstration. Health and wellness experts such as the nations' go to raw food expert -- Vegan Culinarian chef and YouTube celebrity,Kristina Carrillo-Bucaram ofFullyRaw by Kristina (www.fullyraw.com) will also be present at the event. With over 50 million YouTube video views and a social media following of over 700,000 followers, this young woman has led the way in her space by promoting a plant-based lifestyle filled with fruits and vegetables. Kristina will be speaking and debuting her book, The FullyRaw Diet, at The Yoga Expo where the first ever copies for purchase will be available.

The Yoga Expo founder,Kyle Michaud , says, "My passion is to connect like-minded, enthusiastic people who want to make a difference in their lives and explore other yoga practices to further their experiences." The rapid increase in yoga companies, websites focused on yoga & wellness, and the number of yoga studios, retreats, and festivals across the country, indicate that this engaged audience is seeking more. For this reason, The Yoga Expo connects hundreds of local studios and will also be partnering with non-profit organizationsThe Peace Exchange, Nama-Stacy Yoga, andMove Through Yoga .

About The Yoga Expo

Thousands of teachers and students gather in an exchange of mind, body, and spirit in a one-day fun-filled, family-friendly event. The Yoga Expo is brand-conscious and environmentally-friendly. A ticket price of just $10 grants access to unlimited classes and workshops. Guests are encouraged to explore local studios, styles, and teachers that resonate with them. Attendees will be able to improve the popularity of their studios or brand and gain association with one of the largest and most dynamic yoga events in the country. This expo will feature over 150+ unique yoga practices and classes for everyone. For more information visit www.TheYogaExpo.org. Doors open from 10am-6pm at the Los Angeles Convention Center located at 1201 S. Figueroa St, Los Angeles, CA 90015.

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