BOSTON (CBS) – With the Boston Marathon postponed until September because of the coronavirus pandemic, there’s been a change in an April tradition.
For the past six years, thousands of daffodils have lined the 26.2 course to inspire runners and show the city’s resiliency.READ MORE: Johnson & Johnson Vaccine 'Particularly Good For Mass Vaccination Campaigns,' Boston Doctor Says
But this year, that message of hope will go to workers on the front lines of the coronavirus crisis.READ MORE: Police Search Woods After Man Fired BB Gun Behind Salem Walmart
On Friday, thousands of potted daffodils will be placed outside hospitals throughout the Boston area as a show of appreciation for medical workers.MORE NEWS: Wellesley Man Killed In Ipswich Mountain Bike Crash
There is also a coloring page available for people to download, color and put in their windows.