St. Joseph’s Hospital-South Invites Community to Birthday Celebration

February 06, 2020

Tampa, Fla. (Feb. 6, 2020) – St. Joseph’s Hospital-South in Riverview is turning 5 years old and invites the community to help celebrate the milestone during a free event on Saturday, March 7 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The celebration has something for the entire family and will be held at the St. Joseph’s Hospital-South campus, 6901 Simmons Loop, Riverview.

Children’s events include:

  • Kids’ activities, games and DJ
  • Free face painting
  • Teddy Bear clinic with a free teddy bear
  • A real fire truck to explore
  • A visit from St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital’s “UnMonsters,” friendly characters who take the fear out of hospitals

Adult events include:

  • Farmer’s Market with more than 60 vendors selling fresh produce and locally made food and goods
  • Complimentary coffee cart
  • A raffle to win a free membership to the BayHealthHub™ fitness center in Bloomingdale

Food trucks, snacks and refreshments will be available. Free tote bags will be given to the first 250 guests (one bag per family). 

The BayCare screening bus will be available for health assessments. St. Joseph’s Hospital-South and BayCare Medical Group adult physicians and pediatric physicians will attend and participate in “Ask-a-Doc” sessions. St. Joseph’s Hospital-South will also provide information about its services and events and affiliated physicians.

While the event is free, attendees are asked to register by calling 1-800-BayCare or visiting

About St. Joseph’s Hospital-South
St. Joseph’s Hospital-South opened in February 2015 to bring high-quality health care services to southern Hillsborough County in an environment designed to help patients heal. Part of BayCare Health System, St. Joseph’s Hospital-South features all private patient suites and offers emergency care, surgical services, imaging, intensive care, obstetrics, cardiac catheterization and more in a peaceful, relaxing and family-centered environment. Located south of Tampa in Riverview, the all-digital, state-of-the-art facility is specially designed to make patients and visitors as comfortable as possible during their hospital experience.

About BayCare Health System
BayCare is a leading not-for-profit health care system that connects individuals and families to a wide range of services at 15 hospitals and hundreds of other convenient locations throughout the Tampa Bay and central Florida regions. Inpatient and outpatient services include acute care, primary care, imaging, laboratory, behavioral health, home care, and wellness. Our mission is to improve the health of all we serve through community-owned, health care services that set the standard for high-quality, compassionate care. For more information, visit BayCare on the Web at