The winners of the 2023 Hope Watermelon Festival Beautiful Baby contest have been posted and their photos are on display in the lobby of the Fair Park Coliseum.
The Overall Winner was Malaysa Stuart, daughter of Carmesha Stuart.
Among baby girls, the winners were: First Place Mazely Yates, daughter of Rosa Hooks and Barrett Yates; Second Place Keeli Honeycutt, daughter of Cyle and Destiny Honeycutt; Third Place Macie Kay Almand, daughter of Patricia Patscheck and Jeffery Almand.
Among girls 11 months and older: First Place Saylor Rayne Burns, daughter of Chase and Ravyn Burns; Second Place Daisy Lamb, daughter of Tara and Gerald Lamb; Third Place Ka'Vayah Lowe daughter of Danyelle Jordan and Devontae Lowe.
Among baby boys: First Place Miguel Martinez, son of Marquis Martinez and Jennifer Balbuena; Second Place Asher Hurt, son of Karlie Helmick and Braden Hurt. Third Place
Among boys 12-23 months: First Place Gunner Lampkin, son of Josh and Brooke Lampkin; Second Place Jonah Payne Loe, son of Jonathan Loe and Allie Johnson; Third Place Riggin Flowers, son of Walker and Angel Flowers.
Among youngsters aged two to three years: First Place Brynlee Grace Almand, daughter of Patricia Patscheck and Jeffery Almand; Second Place Serenity Mays, daughter of Raumona Mays and Warner Ways. Third Place Mariah Washington, daughter of Destiny Reynolds and Lee Washington.
Among boys 23 months and older: First Place Parker Payne Burns, son of Chase and Rayvn Burns. Second Place: Creed Landes, son of Brittany and Dustin Landes. Third Place: Atticus Stinson, son of Frederick and Lillian Stinson.