TMZ's Annual BEACHIN' BABY CONTEST SHORE THING!

0830_beachin_babies_launch_v3Lots of proud parents flooded our email inboxes with pics of their little rug rats for our annual Beachin' Baby Contest -- and now you can enjoy them without all the sand, screaming and sunburns!

Be sure to check back on Monday to vote for which cute kid should score the $250 prize and some super-secret uber-exclusive mystery gifts from TMZ!

**CLICK HERE for contest rules and regulations!**