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BOO! For Kids

You've Been BOO-ED!Scare up a good time – for a good cause – this Halloween

The "You've been boo-ed" idea is a favorite holiday tradition to share some fun and laughter this Halloween - all while giving back to East Tennessee Children's Hospital.

Boy sitting with a person in dinosaur costume


Anyone can play

This pay-it-forward game is as easy as 1, 2, 3

  1. Purchase 1 or more Boo! for Kids yard signs online (click button below to order online).

    Order your BOO! Online

  2. Pick up your yard sign(s) at a participating area partner:

    Harper Maserati Auto Square

    Harper Maserati
    10045 Parkside Drive
    Knoxville, TN 37922
    (Map and Directions)

    The Village Exchange

    The Village Exchange
    6513 Kingston Pike
    Knoxville, TN 37919
    (Map and Directions)

    Linda's Hallmark

    Linda's Hallmark
    11527 Kingston Pike
    Knoxville, Tennessee 37934
    (Map and Directions)

    Buddy's Bar-b-q Logo

    NORTH
    4500 North Broadway
    Knoxville, Tennessee 37917
    (Map and Directions)

    Buddy's Bar-B-Q Logo BEARDEN
    5806 Kingston Pike
    Knoxville, Tennessee 37919
    (Map and Directions)
    Buddy's Bar-b-q Logo WEST
    8402 Kingston Pike
    Knoxville, Tennessee 37919
    (Map and Directions)
    Buddy's Bar-b-q Logo

    FARRAGUT
    121 West End Ave
    Knoxville, Tennessee 37922
    (Map and Directions)

    Buddy's Bar-b-q Logo

    OAK RIDGE
    328 S. Illinois Avenue
    Oak Ridge, Tennessee 37830
    (Map and Directions)

    Buddy's Bar-b-q Logo

    MARYVILLE
    2020 Bridgeway Drive
    Maryville, Tennessee 37801
    (Map and Directions)

    Or BOO! For Kids Volunteers will deliver your sign to your residence for an additional donation. Current delivery zip codes include 37919, 37923 and 37934. If you would like to help with this fundraiser or your zip code is not listed and you want to volunteer, please contact us! We would love to have your support!

  3. Place the sign(s) in the yard of a friend, family member, or neighbor, leave some of your favorite spooky treats at their door, ring the doorbell, and watch as your BOO! brings a smile to someone’s face.

  4. Keep the BOO going! Once you’ve purchased and placed your sign, download and print the poster to the right to tell you friends how they can support East Tennessee Children’s Hospital.

That's all you have to do to start spreading the Halloween Cheer! If you've been BOO-ed, don't forget to pay it forward and keep the BOO's going.


Make it a BOO! party

Get your office, scout troop or sports team involved in BOO-ing your friends and coworkers residences or office. The you've been BOO-ed idea is a fun tradition to look forward to every year!

Share your BOO! with us on social media using #wegetkids -- and be sure to follow us on Facebook and Instagram to watch as we surprise patients in our hospital, thanks to your donation!


Help us say BOO! to childhood illness

When you purchase a 2021 Boo! for Kids yard sign, Children’s Hospital will surprise a patient in our hospital with a fun Halloween treat. Plus, 100 percent of all proceeds go to East Tennessee Children’s Hospital, to help fund critical programs and life-saving equipment needs.

Order your BOO! Online

Thank you for helping bring a smile to our patients and community this Halloween. Together, we can help make hospitals less scary for sick and injured children, and help build healthy futures for our kids.

Thank you to our generous sponsors: Threlkeld Homes, Bearden Pediatric Dentistry, The Balloon Garden and Little Hoot Designs:

Threlkeld Homes

Bearden Pediatric Dentistry

Balloon Garden Logo

Little Hoot Logo

Want to volunteer for BOO! For Kids or need more information? Contact Meg Sprouse at msprouse@etch.com at East Tennessee Children's Hospital Development.


Note: East Tennessee Children’s Hospital and its successors assume no responsibility from any and all liability claims, as well as demands of whatever kind or nature, in either law or equity, that arise or may hereafter arise from anyone’s participation in Boo! For Kids.