Cute-As-A-Button (Mushroom) Baby Photo Contest

2019’s Cutest Button: Luca

2019’s Cutest Crimini: Mason

2019’s Cutest Portabella: Emery



Application is closed for 2019. 

The Mushroom Festival’s Cute-as-a-Button (Mushroom) Baby Photo Contest raised $ $ 3,894.03 for A. I. DuPont Children’s Hospital through WSTW’s Help Our Kids Radiothon.

The top vote getter in each division is crowned 2019’s Cutest.  The results are as follows:

2019’s Cutest Button: Luca

2019’s Cutest Crimini: Mason

2019’s Cutest Portabella: Emery

Attention all Moms, Dads, Grandparents, Aunts and Uncles

Do you have a fantastic photo of a special “button” that’s just the cutest around? Enter him or her in the Mushroom Festival’s Cute-As-A-Button (Mushroom) Baby Photo Contest!


  • Buttons: 6 to 15 months (age on September 8, 2019)
  • Criminis: 15 to 24 months (age on September 8, 2019)
  • Portabellas: 24 to 36 months (age on September 8, 2019)

All donations collected at the Festival  benefit A. I. DuPont Children’s Hospital through WSTW’s Help Our Kids Radiothon.

How Cute-As-A-Button Works!

  • At the Cute-as-a-Button Booth near State and Meredith streets photos of each contestant are on a donation jar.
  • The public “Votes” for their Cutest Button, Crimini and Portabella with their pocket change.
  • The entry in each category that collects the most donations will be crowned 2019’s Cutest Button, Crimini, and Portabella.
  • Winners will be announced on our website and in the Chester County Press.
  • Prizes awarded to the top three that collect the most donations in each category
  • Each entry receives a Cute-as-a-Button Participation Certificate.

Enter your Cutest Button now, then encourage all your friends and family to come to the Mushroom Festival and “vote” for your cutest Button, Crimini and Portabella!

2019 Cute As A Button Registration- Closed

2019 Cute As A Button Registration- Spanish- Closed

Mail-in registration forms to: Mushroom Festival, P. O. Box 1000 Kennett Square, PA 19348.  Must be postmarked no later than August 31.
Drop-off registration forms at: The Mushroom Cap, 114 W. State Street, Kennett Square, PA 19348. Must be there by 4 pm on August 31.