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Nationally Recognized Musician, B.E. Taylor, to Give Special Holiday Performance at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

WHAT: Nationally recognized musician, B.E. Taylor, is making a trip to Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC for a special holiday performance for patients and families. 

During the event, Rita’s Italian Ice will have a grand opening celebration and ribbon cutting ceremony for their first hospital-based, year-round kiosk, serving Italian Ice and Mistos.

B.E. Taylor is a recording and performing artist who has had a diverse career that has allowed him to create and keep fans at each stop along his musical journey. The B.E. Taylor Christmas Concert is now in its 15th year and plays to over 40,000 fans during December.

The Rita’s Italian Ice kiosk at Children’s will provide Italian Ice, Mistos and a planned coffee service to the hospital inpatient families and staff. Children’s Hospital’s Family Life Fund will receive 15 percent of all proceeds.

WHEN: 2 p.m. to 3:45 p.m., Friday, Dec. 16, 2011 

WHERE: Eat’n Park Atrium, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, One Children’s Hospital Dr., 4401 Penn Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15224

Note to Media: Media interested in attending should park in the hospital’s main driveway and meet Andrea Kunicky in the lobby to be escorted to the event.

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