Come Get your Hula on at 18th Annual UPMC Children’s Ball


Tickets still available

The 18th annual UPMC Children’s Ball will transport participants to the islands with this year’s luau-themed event that will include Hawaiian performers, balloon artists, face painting and much more. Dinner will be provided for all participants, including kid-friendly food and an ice cream sundae bar.

WHO: Children of all ages, parents, grandparents and friends

WHEN: 6 to 9 p.m., Saturday, March 29

WHERE: Carnegie Science Center, One Allegheny Ave., North Shore, Pittsburgh

WHY: Proceeds from the UPMC Children’s Ball benefit the UPMC Health for Life Summer Camp at Braddock, which provides a camping experience free of charge for children and young adults, ages 6 to 16, from the Braddock community. The camp emphasizes healthy lifestyles. Campers receive instruction in art, reading, writing, math, career exploration, nutrition and life skills.

Tickets for the UPMC Children’s Ball are $100 for adults and $40 for children. To order tickets or for sponsorship information, contact Gina O’Malley at 412-802-8256. Tickets may be purchased until 4 p.m., Friday, March 28.