Shirt Contest

Happy Birthday America T-Shirt Design Contest


Official Entry Form
About the Contest

The Children’s Art Network has partnered with Happy Birthday America to offer the Official T-Shirt for the Happy Birthday America Event at Gypsy Hill Park on July 3-4, 2018 in Staunton, Virginia. The front of the shirt will feature the official Happy Birthday America logo and the back of the shirt will feature the winning art design. Pre-order shirts will go on sale April 2, 2018. Shirts will also be available at select stores prior to July 3. Shirts will be available at the Children’s Art Network Tent July 3-4, 2018 at Gypsy Hill Park, Staunton, VA. “Like” us on Facebook for more information on pre-orders.

  • The contest is open to all artists in Kindergarten through 12th grade in Staunton, Waynesboro, Augusta, Bath and Highland Counties.
  • The artist and their parent/guardian must be willing to have their artwork featured in print and potentially local and statewide news media. This form must be signed.
Design and Selection Criteria
  • The design must be on an 8 ½” X 11” piece of plain white paper.
  • Design outline must be in black.
  • Design must include fireworks and the stars and stripes.
  • Design may include up to 3 colors.
Submission Guidelines
  • There is no limit to the number of submissions you can enter.
  • Contest applications are available at Nisa’s Café, Ltd7 and the Staunton Y. You may return your submission to these outlets. It is also available on the Children’s Art Network’s Facebook page.
  • Submissions may also be sent by mail, unfolded in an 8 ½” X 11” envelope to:
    Children’s Art Network, P.O. Box 321, Staunton, VA 24402. Include your entry form and
    artwork. You may also scan your entry with your artwork and email to
  • Deadline for submissions is midnight, March 19, 2018. Submissions will not be returned.