BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – Lady of Lake Children’s Hospital is spreading Christmas joy throughout the medical center.

Santa and a local band, Parish County Line, decked the hospital halls with holiday tunes, while the Rougarou baseball team mascot gave warm greetings and hugs to the kids.

To top off the excitement, Raising Cane`s partnered with the wife of Peanuts creator Charles Schulz to donate limited edition shirts that feature beloved characters Charlie Brown, Linus, Snoopy, and the rest of the gang. 

“Some of our friends are here just for a short stay. But a lot of are friends are here in the hospital throughout the holidays. They won’t go home until after Christmas. So any way that we can just work to celebrate them and spread the joy of Christmas with them,” said Child Life Manager at Lady of Lake Children’s Hospital Sharon Wesberry.

Around 79 kids received free gift cards and pictures with Santa Claus.