Child Life, Education and Creative Arts Therapy

Application for Providing Entertainment

Thank you for your interest in providing entertainment for the patients at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. Please review CHOP's Guidelines for Entertainers carefully before submitting this application.

Due to staff availability, there are only certain times we can accommodate special visitors. We are unable to accommodate Monday and Thursday mornings or any evening requests. Please know that there are a limited number of open slots each month. Slots are filled on a first come, first served basis.

All applications will be reviewed for appropriateness of activity, size and ages of the visiting group and scheduling availability. Completion of an application does not guarantee acceptance or scheduling of a visit, however we will do everything possible to accommodate your request. Thank you.

Entertainment Request Contact Form

Please submit details about your proposed entertainment at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. Fields marked with an asterisk are mandatory.

*Is media coverage being sought?
If yes, a copy of any press release must be submitted to the CHOP Public Relations Department at least a week prior to your visit. Contact Katie Murphy at 267-426-6072 or



*If appropriate, is videotaping allowed so patients may watch the performance on in-house CCTV (closed circuit television)?



Reference 1:
Please list an organization you have entertained/visited.

Reference 2:
Please list a second organization you have entertained/visited.

Terms and Conditions

*As a representative of the above named organization, I have read the guidelines for entertainers visiting The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and agree to adhere to said requirements.


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