Festival Schedule




Volunteer at WYWF Cincinnati

Volunteering at Wellness Your Way Festival means that you will not only be a part of an unforgettable festival experience, but you will also make a difference in your community. 

The YMCA of Greater Cincinnati and the Wellness Your Way Festival have partnered to bring you a volunteer experience you’ll never forget! Get a free 1-month membership to the YMCA and lots of festival perks by volunteering. Click below or more info and to get registered.


Official Festival Volunteer Partner


Speaker Series

It’s time to be inspired. This year’s line-up of speakers is nothing short of exceptional: featuring some of our industry’s influential personalities and leaders.

Cooking Demos

Learn by watching the best how you can incorporate delicious, healthy and refreshing recipes and foods into your daily routine.

Fitness Sessions

How do you find out which fitness routines are best for you? Try them all. With sessions available for all levels of fitness, our instructors will help you find the one that’s right for you.

Book Signings

Meet the authors of some of your favorite health, wellness and inspirational books. Ask them questions, show your appreciation, take pictures and get your books signed.

Meet & Greets

Grab some face time with your Fitness, Wellness and Nutrition heroes. Say hello, learn new wellness tips and strike a pose.


Whether you’re looking to check out the future stars at King Soopers Got Talent, catch a magic show, or see Jewel live in concert there’s a little something for everyone in the family to enjoy.


Know Yourself

Before you can set yourself on a path toward wellness, it’s best to first understand more about yourself and what is going to work best for you.


There are lots of changes, diets and food plans you can follow to eat healthier; this is where you can find what works best for you and your routine.


Just eating healthier isn’t enough—we have to pair that with exercise. This is where you can find the routine that’s perfect for you.


The motivation we use every day can be fueled by others. Let this section inspire you to live your life as a healthier you.

Main Stage

This is where it all goes down. Be inspired, find your motivation, and be fully entertained by the biggest headliners of the festival.


Show off your musical talents, at the first-ever Opening Act Talent Competition in Cincinnati, OH. Perform for the Wellness Your Way Festival Jury, led by Jewel, for the first-place prize of opening for Grouplove, Redfoo and Willie Jones on Saturday, October 12, 2019.

Cincinnati Festival Map

Experience the four festival zones with events to kick start your healthy lifestyle in each. See the full Festival Program above to navigate and schedule your festival weekend.

Getting Around

Wellness Your Way Festival at the Duke Energy Convention Center


525 Elm Street Cincinnati OH, 45202

Here Are All The Ways To Travel To The Festival

Cincinnati Metro Bus System – https://www.go-metro.com/

Cincinnati Bell Connector – https://www.cincinnati-oh.gov/streetcar/

Uber – http://uber.com/

Lyft – https://www.lyft.com/

Cincinnat Yellow Taxi – http://www.cincinnati-taxi.com/

How To Fest

General Festival Facts

Yes, anyone is able to attend WYWF. Events are available for all ages during the entire festival.

Yes they are! All children under the age of 12 have free entry to the festival, with parent accompaniment.

Yes, kid-friendly events will take place during the entire festival, with a special kid and family friendly events on Sunday. Bring the whole family for workouts, food sampling, and cooking demos all weekend!

We suggest arrival at least 15 minutes before each event. All events are first-come, first-serve, so get there early for the best spot!

Yes, you can bring your own bag for food samples.

Lost and found is located at the WYWF Box Office.

Yes, you can! We have partnered with your Greater Cincinnati YMCA for an unforgettable volunteer experience. With each 4 hour shift you receive a 3 Day Pass for WYWF and a 1 month membership free to the YMCA. Click here to get registered!


Ticket and Box Office

Tickets can be purchased online or in person at the WYWF Box Office during festival hours.

Your day pass allows entry to WYWF Events within the Duke Energy Convention Center during festival hours.

All WYWF Events are first come, first serve so get there early for a good seat.

Box Office hours are Friday and Saturday, from 10:30 am – 6 pm and Sunday, 10:30 am – 3 pm.

WYWF Single Day Passes start at $10 with a 3 Day Festival pass for $25, a 3 Day Festival VIP Pass for $35 and more. For the complete list of WYWF passes and concert ticket bundles, click the buy tickets link above.

Ways To Travel

WYWF Cincinnati will take place at the Duke Energy Convention Center at 525 Elm St, Cincinnati, OH 45202.

The Duke Energy Convention Center’s main entrance is located at the intersection of Fifth Street and Elm Street in downtown Cincinnati. Over 5,000 parking spaces are located immediately surrounding the Center in metered street
spaces, private flat lots and privately managed garages. For more information, click here.

Cincinnati offers many kinds of alternative transportation from the Cincinnati Bell Connector to the Metro, Zip Car, Uber, Lyft and more.

Yes! The Convention Center offers Accessible Parking, Restrooms, Elevators, and Service Animals. If you have specific questions about your accessible experience during the festival, please email info@wellnessyourwayfestival.com.


If you’re interested in Sponsoring WYWF, please email info@wellnessyourwayfestival.com for more information on how to get involved.

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Oct 11-13, 2019 @ Duke Energy Center