On Tuesday the 12th of December in 2013, Merritt Athletic Clubs hosted its Annual Holiday party and a Soiree for Play, at the Downtown Athletic Club which was an exclusive celebration located on the outskirts of Mount Vernon in Baltimore. It was the biggest holiday party of this winter. Who knew one fitness city could hold so much festive fun in one building. Merritt Athletic Clubs is a one stop shop for everything aquatics, group fitness, and individual training and family & kids health activity programs. Talk about a premier fitness health club!
The celebration took place from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. serving complimentary heavy hors d'oeuvres, cocktails and beer. More than 40 restaurants showcased food, dessert and drinks. The specialty drinks was flowing from every corner of the building; the hors d'oeuvres range from meatballs to pulled pork, rice and pasta inspired dishes as well fruit and dessert tables. The coolest part of it all was the festive musical environment with free of charge party favors, caricature drawings, photo booths and gym memberships. There was a cash bar and casino tables as well.
During the celebration attendees were allowed to attend a Soiree for play, VIP fundraiser component of Baltimore's Biggest Holiday Office Party. A Soiree for play was designed to benefit Playworks, a nonprofit that supports 10,000 students in 20 Baltimore City schools. This lively fundraiser featured games, music and dancing, open bar and delicious food and a goody bag. The fee to attend was $60 in advance or $75 at the door.
Did you know? Playworks provides inclusion in play for kids and their motto is “Creating a place FOR EVERY KID on the playground — where every kid belongs, has fun and is part of the game.”
For information about becoming a Merritt Athletic Clubs member click here. Joining a fitness club is such a great way to start off the New Year for 2014.