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Parkdale Mall seeking toddlers to win tiaras

Special to The Leader
Beautiful Baby Contest and Miss Sunburst Texas to be held at 2 p.m., Sun. March 12 at Parkdale Mall.
Local babies, children, teens and young adults are invited to participate in the Sunburst USA Beautiful Baby Contest . Participants can win trophies, crowns, sashes and banners as well as the chance to compete for a share of over $2 million in cash, bonds and prizes at the state and international levels.
The pageant is open to boys and girls, ages infant to 3 years, and girls ages 4-27 years. The Sunburst pageant is one of the only national pageant systems to reward every participant with a trophy.
Winners at the Mall will receive their entry fee paid into the Suburst Texas State Finals this coming May. The pageant being held at the Mall is a preliminary to the Sunburst State and International Finals.
At the Sunburst State Finals, to be held in Houston, contestants compete for more than $20,000 in cash and prizes and the chance to advance to the International Finals in Atlanta, GA, where over $2 million in savings bonds and prizes will be awarded.
Contestants can download an entry from www.sunburstbeauty.com or pick on up at the Mall.