Annual holiday parade hosted by Palmetto Health Children’s Hospital’s Child Life department
WHEN: Friday, Dec. 14
TIME: 10 a.m.
7 Richland Medical Park Dr., Palmetto Health Richland campus
The Children’s Hospital Child Life department hosts a holiday parade for hospitalized children and their families. USC Dance Marathon students will share their dance moves in the parade procession. Hospital beds and wagons will be transformed into festive floats to parade through the hospital. Children receive games, books and toys, donated by community partners, such as the Ronald McDonald House Charities. The parade lasts about an hour and features pet therapy dogs in costumes.
About Palmetto Health Children's Hospital
Palmetto Health Children's Hospital is South Carolina’s first children's hospital and has more than 150,000 children’s visits each year. It offers more than 30 subspecialties to meet the unique health care needs of children and has central South Carolina's only Children’s Emergency Center. With more than 350 professionals who work exclusively with children, Palmetto Health Children's Hospital has a team of highly skilled and trained experts unmatched by any hospital in the Midlands. Palmetto Health Children's Hospital celebrates its 35th birthday this year and is the place to go for children's medical care, because the best care matters. www.PalmettoHealthChildrens.org.