The annual West Hollywood Sample Saturday & Health Fair is returning to Santa Monica Boulevard on Saturday, October 27, in front of Capitol Drugs / Power Zone. The event sponsored by the West Hollywood Chamber of Commerce and Capitol Drugs / Power Zone, in partnership with Cedars Sinai and the City of West Hollywood, takes place on the south side of Santa Monica Boulevard between North West Knoll Drive and Westbourne Drive.
This is a community event for people of all ages. OVER 3,000 people attend the Sample Saturday & Health Fair to sample products, learn about services, get free stuff, and take advantage of items at a discounted price, as well as get expert advice from health, fitness and nutrition specialist.
Attendees will learn about preventive care, holistic medicine and new innovations in sports medicine, self-care and aesthetics. Over a hundred health and fitness vendors, local businesses and community organizations will have booths throughout the sidewalk. Participating companies and organizations will offer information about their businesses. Services include Health Screenings by Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, information on preventative care, HIV and AIDS, PrEP, treatment programs for drug and alcohol abuse, skin care and more. Cedars-Sinai Medical Center is an important sponsor of the event and brings a sizable staff including several nurses to provide free services to the community. Other sponsors include AIDS Project Los Angeles, Los Angeles LGBT Center, KLEAN Treatment Centers, Being Alive, and many more.
PowerZone and Optimum Nutrition will be offering free shakes. CBD Oil will be marked 20% off, and Standard Process is offering 10% off for that entire weekend 27th-28th (pre-orders can be made by calling 310-289-1125 for the WeHo Location, or 818-905-8338 for Sherman Oaks).
The event is free to the public. There is a $4 special parking rate in the Capitol Drugs Parking Lot.
Capitol Drugs has been around since 1986. It has always made an effort to serve and provide education and choices to the community. Their services span from conventional prescriptions to alternative therapies including homeopathy, alternative and complementary therapies. Capitol Drugs specializes in handling conditions that require more than just prescription refills. Pharmacy professionals are specially trained in handling complex prescriptions, insurance and answer any questions relating to HIV/AIDS, Pain Management, Drug & Alcohol Dependence, Adult Growth Hormone Deficiency and Diabetes and Rheumatoid Arthritis.