TERRE HAUTE -- Does your child have a personality that simply delights everyone? If so, then don't miss the "Most Beautiful Baby Contest," which will take place at the Days Inn in Terre Haute Friday, Nov. 16. The event is sponsored by New Star Discovery, based in Rockford, Ill.
Registration to enter the contest begins at 5:30 p.m. and the contest will start at 6:15 p.m.
Boys and girls are invited to participate in the following age divisions: 0-7 months, 8-14 months, 15-23 months, 24-35 months, 3-4 years, 5-6 years and 7-8 years.
Boys do not compete against girls in the age divisions, and no make up will be allowed on the children.
All contestants will win an exclusive New Star Discovery trophy.
There will be a winner in each age division and four runner-ups in each division.
The winner receives the trophy, a crown for the girls and a medallion for the boys, each winner's entry fee paid to the state finals and a test photo shoot with New Star Discovery's national photographer.
This will include a model contract sheet and an evaluation.
In each age division, the first four runners-up and the special award winners will receive a New Star Discovery trophy and their entry fee paid to the state finals.
The entry fee is $40 In addition, the sponsor also offers eight optional categories to enter at $5 per category. For more information or to receive an entry form in the mail, call 1-877-330-BABY (2229). Those interested may also register online by visiting www.newstardis-covery.com.
The sponsor will also be collecting donations for "Toys for Tots," and asks that those who plan on competing bring a toy to donate. Those who do bring a toy for donation will receive two optional categories free with donation.