​1994 - 2017

2017 GTR T-shirt contest rules


Deadline for artwork submissions due on or before March 31st, 2017

T- Shirt Design Contest Rules:

Calling all artists!  Would you like to see your design on the front of thousands of t-shirts?  Please submit a drawing following these guidelines.


Contest Rules for the Great Train Race Shirt:

  1. ​​Students 6th grade to 12th grade may enter.
  2. The design must state the year 2017.
  3. The words "Great Train Race" must appear in the artwork.
  4. The design must be 8 ½” x 11”.  Utilize the entire 8 ½” x 11” space with your design.
  5. Only Hand Drawn artwork will be accepted. (No Computer Generated Work)
  6. List your NAME, ADDRESS, PHONE NUMBER, GRADE, and SCHOOL on back of your design.

Contest Rules for the Caboose Run Shirt:

  1. Students 6th grade to 12th grade may enter.
  2. The design must state the year 2017
  3. The words "Caboose Run" must appear in the artwork.
  4. The design must be 8 ½” x 11”.  Utilize the entire 8 ½” x 11” space with your design.
  5. Only Hand Drawn artwork will be accepted. (No Computer Generated Work)
  6. List your NAME, ADDRESS, PHONE NUMBER, GRADE, and SCHOOL on back of your design.

Contest Rules for the George Dashington Shirt:

  1. Students 6th grade to 12th grade may enter.
  2. The design must state the year 2017.
  3. The words "George Dashington" must appear in the artwork.
  4. The design must be 8 ½” x 11”.  Utilize the entire 8 ½” x 11” space with your design.
  5. Only Hand Drawn artwork will be accepted. (No Computer Generated Work)
  6. List your NAME, ADDRESS, PHONE NUMBER, GRADE, and SCHOOL on back of your design.



Please mail your artwork submissions to:

2017 GTR T-Shirt Contest

​​11922 Sawhill Blvd. Spotsylvania, Va 22553

OR Drop off at Loisann's Hope House - 902 Lafayette Blvd.  Fredericksburg, VA  22401 - 9-5 Monday - Friday