The submission period for the 2019 My Starlight Gown contest is now closed. Voting will open on May 13th.

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We’re currently reviewing thousands of amazing submissions that came in when we asked kids and their families to design the next Starlight Gowns™. Your designs were fun and colorful, and will no doubt make it a competitive list of finalists.

Check back on May 13, 2019, for the announcement of the finalists and your chance to vote for this year’s winners. Two winning designs will be made into real Starlight Gowns to help bring smiles to hospitalized kids all across America!

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Matthew spent a lot of time in the hospital and having a comfortable, cool gown made a huge difference for him.

Last year's My Starlight Gown finalists, Max and Ava, are at it again with another incredible design.

Starlight kid, Avery, wearing one last year's finalists' design, takes part by designing her own Starlight Gown.

Starlight creates moments of joy and comfort for hospitalized kids and their families across the US.

Niagara Cares is partnering with Starlight to bring smiles to hospitalized kids in communities from coast to coast.