Get ready for a cuteness overload with the Gateway Farmers Market “Little 1st Responder Costume Contest”. This is for ages 3 to 10 and is set for Saturday, July 24, 2021. First place wins $100, $50 for second place, and $25 for third.
On Saturday, July 24 at Gateway Farmers Market it will be a big day for little first responders with a costume contest. Kids dressed as a firefighter, police officer, or EMT will have a chance at the prize money. Photos will be taken as entries between 8:00 am to 11:00 am. The photos will be posted to the Gateway Farmers Market Facebook Page and voted on by the public.
The Texarkana Arkansas Police Department will have units on hand for the kids to experience. The Texarkana Arkansas Fire Department will also be there with demonstrations for the kids.
Rules for entry:
Must be age 3-10.Entries will be taken at the Market on July 24, 2021, from 8:00 am until 11:00 am ONLY, no late entries will be accepted.The child MUST be dressed in a Fireman, Policeman, EMT Costume to qualify and enter the contest.There will be 1st, 2nd, & 3rd place winners. Voting will last for 2 weeks on our Gateway Farmers Market Facebook Page. The winners will be based on the most “likes” the photo gets.