Knoxville (WVLT) “Jammin in your jammies" event set for January 30th-February first.
Fun Family Event Helps Cure Winter Blues, Benefit Children’s Hospital
What do you do after the excitement of the holiday season is gone, winter weather still lingers outside and the kids are climbing the walls in boredom?
Area families can enjoy a weekend of family fun and beat those winter blues at the twelfth annual “Jammin’ In Your Jammies” event Friday, January 30 through Sunday, February 1.
A family of four can enjoy an overnight stay at the Holiday Inn Select at Cedar Bluff, beginning with registration at 5 p.m. on Friday and concluding with a scrumptious Saturday morning brunch, OR they can register at 5 p.m. on Saturday and conclude their weekend with a Sunday morning brunch.
This fun-filled overnight event will feature a variety of activities and entertainment for the entire family including dancing, games for kids of all ages, nail and face painting, swimming in the hotel’s indoor pool, karaoke, a pajama contest for the kids and adults, great music from Star 102.1, line dancing lessons from Cotton-Eyed Joe’s, and a special performance by CanJoe*John.
All this “Jammin” fun for a family of four is only $130 for families who pre-register for the event by January 23; after the pre-registration period, the cost per family is $140, and $80 of the event price is tax-deductible.
Additional family members can attend for an extra $30 per person.
All proceeds from the event will benefit Children’s Hospital’s Child Life Department.
Specialists in this department focus on patients’ educational, emotional, social, and creative needs to make a child’s hospital stay as comfortable as possible.
“Jammin’ In Your Jammies” is a project of the Children’s Hospital Committee for the Future.
The Committee for the Future is an organization of area business people and professionals committed to increasing awareness of the benefits provided by Children’s Hospital to the East Tennessee community.
Sponsors for this special event are Holiday Inn Select Cedar Bluff, Kimberly-Clark, Chick-fil-A, Smoothie King, DeRoyal, Cotton Eyed Joe, Comcast Communications, Charter Media and Star 102.1 radio.
For more information or to register for the event, call the Children’s Hospital Development Office at (865) 541-8441.