The Kroger Wellness Festival
What is it? A Free festival focusing on food and wellness
Where is it? The Banks on Freedom Way in Cincinnati, Ohio
When is it? Friday September 23rd and Saturday September 24th from 11 in the morning to 7 in the evening
What is it? A Free festival focusing on food and wellness
Where is it? The Banks on Freedom Way in Cincinnati, Ohio
When is it? Friday September 23rd and Saturday September 24th from 11 in the morning to 7 in the evening

The Kroger Wellness Festival Pillars

The latest edition of The Kroger Wellness Festival has been reimagined to feed your mind, body and spirit, with extra helpings of support from experts in nutrition, fitness, health and beauty care. Our festival pillars coincide with our new mission to match you with the best resources for holistic well-being. And our festival programs, panels, entertainment and sponsors bring those pillars to life. Food and personal care are important factors in everyone’s wellness journey. Where there’s a will for wellness, there’s a way to get there – and your journey begins here.
Balance

Living healthier lives with a holistic approach to eating and enjoying food.

Move

Encouraging all of us to move more and grow stronger.

Breathe

Innovative techniques for improving our everyday health and wellness.

Balance

Living healthier lives with a holistic approach to eating and enjoying food.

Move

Encouraging all of us to move more and grow stronger.

Breathe

Innovative techniques for improving our everyday health and wellness.

Care

Renewing and refreshing solutions for beauty and self-care.

Uplift

Inspiring the mind, body and spirit to uplift every way and improve every day.

Play

Encouraging and empowering the next generation to develop healthy habits through play.

Care

Renewing and refreshing solutions for beauty and self-care.

Uplift

Inspiring the mind, body and spirit to uplift every way and improve every day.

Play

Encouraging and empowering the next generation to develop healthy habits through play.

About Us

The Kroger Wellness Festival is designed to help people live healthier lives by taking a holistic approach to healthy living. Inspired by our desire to uplift and Feed the Human Spirit™, the festival provides live experiences focused on physical, mental and emotional well-being that are Fresh for Everyone™.

The Annual Festival

The Kroger Wellness Festival is a public event designed to raise awareness of Kroger and the products we offer, while also sharing a vision of physical and mental health for all. 2022 is bound to be our biggest festival yet, and you can enjoy it all in downtown Cincinnati:

• Learn about the healthier products and better-for-you options offered at Kroger.

• Challenge yourself with a celebrity fitness class or cheer on Kroger associate teams in a fitness challenge.

• Partner with Kroger Health experts to learn more about their personal wellness journeys.

• Hear from experts at the cooking stage about how to make better choices, and learn more about Kroger’s Food as Medicine Strategy.

• Grab some delicious produce in the Kroger Farmer’s Market.

• Get inspired as panels of industry experts and Kroger leaders share stories and advice, and answer questions on a variety of topics.

• Inspire kindness in someone else by sending an unexpected handwritten card courtesy of The Kroger Wellness Festival.

• Listen to uplifting music and enjoy entertainment on our four stages.

• Learn about Kroger’s Zero Hunger | Zero Waste focus on sustainability and why it’s important to eliminate waste and feed our communities.

• Bring the whole family to the festival to visit the play area, enjoy fun activities and sample new products.

The Annual Festival

The Kroger Wellness Festival is a public event designed to raise awareness of Kroger and the products we offer, while also sharing a vision of physical and mental health for all. 2022 is bound to be our biggest festival yet, and you can enjoy it all in downtown Cincinnati:

• Learn about the healthier products and better-for-you options offered at Kroger.

• Challenge yourself with a celebrity fitness class or cheer on Kroger associate teams in a fitness challenge.

• Partner with Kroger Health experts to learn more about their personal wellness journeys.

• Hear from experts at the cooking stage about how to make better choices, and learn more about Kroger’s Food as Medicine Strategy.

• Grab some delicious produce in the Kroger Farmer’s Market.

• Get inspired as panels of industry experts and Kroger leaders share stories and advice, and answer questions on a variety of topics.

• Inspire kindness in someone else by sending an unexpected handwritten card courtesy of The Kroger Wellness Festival.

• Listen to uplifting music and enjoy entertainment on our four stages.

• Learn about Kroger’s Zero Hunger | Zero Waste focus on sustainability and why it’s important to eliminate waste and feed our communities.

• Bring the whole family to the festival to visit the play area, enjoy fun activities and sample new products.

The Digital Experience

Our social media experience is full of healthy living inspiration and holistic wellness advice. Find us on Facebook or Instagram @krogerwellnessfest to check out the following resources:

• Tips for holistic health and wellness.

• Recipes and cooking demos.

• Updates on our next annual festival.

• Fresh content from festival sponsors.

• Celebrity ambassador appearances and videos.

The Digital Experience

Our social media experience is full of healthy living inspiration and holistic wellness advice. Find us on Facebook or Instagram @krogerwellnessfest to check out the following resources:

• Tips for holistic health and wellness.

• Recipes and cooking demos.

• Updates on our next annual festival.

• Fresh content from festival sponsors.

• Celebrity ambassador appearances and videos.

The Kroger Co.

The Kroger Co. is the founder of The Kroger Wellness Festival. At The Kroger Co., we work every day with a very specific purpose in mind: to Feed the Human Spirit™. With nearly half a million associates serving over 9 million customers daily at 2,800 retail food stores, we’re serving America through food, inspiration and uplift, and we’re creating #ZeroHungerZeroWaste communities by 2025.

Kroger Health, the health care arm of The Kroger Co., also supports The Kroger Wellness Festival to further promote our belief in Food as Medicine. That means we're dedicated to nutrition, education and personalized approaches to eating and enjoying food, leading to healthier lives and illness prevention.

The Kroger Co.

The Kroger Co. is the founder of The Kroger Wellness Festival. At The Kroger Co., we work every day with a very specific purpose in mind: to Feed the Human Spirit™. With nearly half a million associates serving over 9 million customers daily at 2,800 retail food stores, we’re serving America through food, inspiration and uplift, and we’re creating #ZeroHungerZeroWaste communities by 2025.

Kroger Health, the health care arm of The Kroger Co., also supports The Kroger Wellness Festival to further promote our belief in Food as Medicine. That means we're dedicated to nutrition, education and personalized approaches to eating and enjoying food, leading to healthier lives and illness prevention.

Sponsor Spotlight: American Greetings

American Greetings is the number one celebrations destination, and people are at the heart of everything we do. Guided by our mission to make the world a more thoughtful and caring place, we’re proud to help celebrate holidays, each other and all of life’s special moments. Our portfolio of brands also include Papyrus and Recycled Paper Greetings. Bring on the happy!

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Sponsor Spotlight: PepsiCo

The bubly sparkling water brand is shaking up the sparkling water category with refreshing and delicious flavors, an upbeat and playful sense of humor, all while keeping it real with no artificial flavors, no sweeteners, and no calories. Each bubly™ features bright, bold packaging, unique smiles for every flavor, and comes with its own witty greeting on the tab for maximum enjoyment and smiles.

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Sponsor Spotlight: Abbott

Pedialyte | Life is dehydrating. Fight back with advanced hydration. Pedialyte has 3x electrolytes and 1/4 the sugar of leading sports drinks.*

See All 2022 Sponsors*Pedialyte AdvancedCare Plus products have 1380mg sodium and no more than 25g sugar per liter; the leading sports drink has ≅460mg sodium and ≅58g sugar per liter
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*Pedialyte AdvancedCare Plus products have 1380mg sodium and no more than 25g sugar per liter; the leading sports drink has ≅460mg sodium and ≅58g sugar per liter

Sponsor Spotlight: Johnson & Johnson Consumer Health

We’re improving the health of people everywhere by delivering products rooted in science and endorsed by professionals. Our portfolio of iconic brands, including Tylenol®, Neutrogena®, Aveeno®, Listerine®, Band-Aid® and Johnson’s®, delivers life-enhancing, first-to-market innovation by combining the power of science with meaningful human insights and digital-first thinking.

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Sponsor Spotlight: Kimberly Clark

At Cottonelle®, we want you to feel fresh, clean and renewed every day. We’re proud to be FSC® certified. Our product fibers are sourced responsibly to help promote forest protection and a healthy supply chain– today, tomorrow and well into the future. At Huggies®, we know there’s nothing more powerful than the bond you have with your baby—that’s why our diapers are inspired by your hugs.

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Sponsor Spotlight: American Greetings

American Greetings is the number one celebrations destination, and people are at the heart of everything we do. Guided by our mission to make the world a more thoughtful and caring place, we’re proud to help celebrate holidays, each other and all of life’s special moments. Our portfolio of brands also include Papyrus and Recycled Paper Greetings. Bring on the happy!

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Sponsor Spotlight: PepsiCo

The bubly sparkling water brand is shaking up the sparkling water category with refreshing and delicious flavors, an upbeat and playful sense of humor, all while keeping it real with no artificial flavors, no sweeteners, and no calories. Each bubly™ features bright, bold packaging, unique smiles for every flavor, and comes with its own witty greeting on the tab for maximum enjoyment and smiles.

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Products from Our Sponsors

Wellness Tips & Advice

Tools & Resources