Lineup Announced for the ‘Waterfront Wellness’ Free Outdoor Fitness at the Inner Harbor

| May 8, 2023 | 0 Comments

Waterfront Partnership of Baltimore press release: 

The Waterfront Partnership of Baltimore and Medifast, presenters of Waterfront Wellness, a free outdoor fitness series, today announced the 10th season launching Tuesday, May 16, and running through the end of October. Led by Baltimore-based fitness professionals, the 2023 Waterfront Wellness classes will be held five days a week and every other Friday across four locations on Baltimore’s waterfront – Rash Field Park, Wills Park, West Shore Park, and new this year, the Broadway Pier in Fells Point.

“As we enter our 10th season hosting free outdoor fitness classes, we are making fitness more accessible by expanding to a fourth location along the waterfront at the beautiful Broadway Pier,” said Laurie Schwartz, president of Waterfront Partnership. “We will be activating the waterfront with classes from Fells Point to Rash Field Park.”

The 2023 season of the Waterfront Wellness series features popular classes returning from 2022 such as Strong on the Lawn with Jessica Ceiri and Dance2Fitness with XPF Fitness as well as new classes including pilates with Erin Dreisbach and yoga with Luann Carra.

A robust incentive program will continue to help motivate participants to meet personal fitness goals. Participants accrue rewards after attending a class with top prizes including an Apple watch, class packs and monthly memberships to participating gyms, plus workout gear like yoga mats, towels and more going to the highest earners.

The schedule for the 2023 Waterfront Wellness season:

  • Monday:
    • 5:30 p.m.: Beginner Yoga with Clair Strock at Rash Field Park
  • Tuesday:
    • 5:30 p.m.: Strong on the Lawn with Jessica Ceiri at Wills Park in Harbor Point
  • Wednesday:
    • 5:30 p.m.: Pilates with Erin Dreisbach at Harbor Point Central Plaza
  • Thursday:
    • 5:30 p.m.: Yoga for All with Breathing Dragon Yoga at Harbor Point Plaza
  • Friday (Every 2nd and 4th Friday of the month)
    • 7:00 a.m.: Yoga with Luann Cara at Broadway Pier
  • Saturday
    • 8:00 a.m.: Bootcamp with XPF Fitness at West Shore Park
    • 9:00 a.m.: Dance2Fitness with XPF Fitness at West Shore Park
  • Sunday
    • 8:00 a.m.: Riot Squad Run Meet-up at Rash Field Park
    • 9:00 a.m.: Low Impact Fitness with Federal Hill Fitness at West Shore Park

Baltimore-based Medifast and the Waterfront Partnership hope to ignite healthy habits, from healthy motion to healthy mind, within the Baltimore community through the summer series. Medifast is the global company behind, OPTAVIA®, which offers scientifically developed products, clinically proven plans and the support of independent OPTAVIA Coaches and a Community to help Customers achieve Lifelong Transformation, One Healthy Habit at a Time®.

Participants of all skill levels are welcome and should bring their own mats, water and sneakers, if necessary. Classes will begin promptly so arriving early is encouraged in order to socialize and get set up. Pre-registration is required as each class will be limited to 50 participants. To view the current schedule and class descriptions and to register online starting eight days prior to class, visit

Celebrating its 10th season, Waterfront Wellness launched in 2012 and is the Waterfront Partnership’s longest running program and its most popular summertime activity. Medifast has supported the initiative since 2015, providing fun, accessible programming that aligns with its mission and helps Baltimoreans build healthy habits.

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