The Bratwurst Festival Pretty Baby Contest will again have two categories this year. Contestants will be eligible to participate in one or both of the categories. PEOPLE’S CHOICE Entry Deadline is July 1, 2022 – Photo and Entry Form must be received postmarked on or before July 1, 2022. Age Groups: (Determined by age as of August 1, 2022)
Baby (0-12 months)
Toddler (13-24 months) A 2×3 photo of each contestant will be displayed. Votes will be tabulated by dollars received. For example, a penny equals one vote, and $1 equals 100 votes. All currency will be accepted; please make checks or money orders payable to Bratwurst Festival, Inc. Voting will take place at Lulus Kitchen, 1640 Marion Rd. in Bucyrus from July 2-August 6, 2022. No Entry Fee is required for this category.
JUDGE’S CHOICE LIMITED TO THE FIRST 50 ENTRIES RECEIVED. Entry form and $5.00 entry fee in the form of check or money order must be received postmarked on or before August 13, 2022. – OR – Participants can also register 30 min. prior to the contest at the sign-up table at the Schines Art Park Stage. For registrations the day of the contest, the $5.00 entry fee can be cash, check, or money order made payable to Bratwurst Festival, Inc. Age Groups: (Determined by age as of August 1, 2022)
Baby (0-12 months)
Toddler (13-24 months)
A live panel of judges will determine the winners on Saturday, August 21, 2022, at 1:00pm on the Schines Art Park Stage. Babies and toddlers will be judged on all-over cuteness and personality while on stage. ONE parent or guardian will escort the contestant on stage. BABIES AND TODDLERS should be dressed appropriately for the weather. Cute, casual, summer clothing is suggested. PLEASE NO PAGEANT OR DRESS CLOTHING! Space for this category is limited to the first 50 entries received. ALL Participants in either category (and at least one parent or guardian) are welcome to walk in Saturday’s parade (strollers and wagons are highly recommended). Report to parade line up area by 3:30pm.