Boston Harbor Islands Hosts Free Fitness Event

The event will be held August 15 on Peddocks Island.

harbor island yoga photo provided.

harbor island yoga photo provided.

The Boston Harbor Islands Alliance is partnering with South Shore Hospital to host a free fitness event Friday, August 15. Part of the South Shore Shape Up series, the day-long event will be held on Peddocks Island.

The Harbor Islands Alliance has offered a spate of free fitness activities this summer from kayaking to yoga to field games. Now, there will be entire day of the free fun.

Attendees can participate in a variety of fitness programs, including yoga, tai chi, guided walks and trail runs, Zumba, and more. The family-friendly event also includes free ferry transportation from Rowes Wharf. Sorry, Hingham ferry service for the event is already sold out.

Ferries will leave Rowes Wharf at 9:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Attendees must arrive 30 minutes before departure. Event begins on Peddocks Island at 10 a.m. For more information, visit