GRU to host non-food Halloween festival Oct. 30

Media Advisory for Friday, Oct. 30, 2015


Georgia Regents University is hosting its 9th Annual Non-food Halloween Festival as a safe alternative for children with dietary restrictions.


Children on medically restricted diets will participate in games, crafts, haunted hallways, and trick-or-treating for non-food items including small toys, pencils, and stickers. This free event is hosted by the GRU College of Nursing in collaboration with the university’s Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology. For more information, call 706-721-4724 or visit

Time and Location:

3:30 to 5:30 p.m., Health Sciences Building, fourth and fifth floors, Health Sciences campus.


Video, photo and interview opportunities with patients are available during activities. If you are interested in covering this event, please call Danielle Harris at 706-564-9282.


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Danielle Harris is Senior Media Relations Coordinator at Augusta University. Contact her to schedule an interview on this topic or with one of our experts at 706-721-7511 or

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