Scarecrows in the Garden, a scarecrow festival presented by Wave Broadband, is a fun month-long display of locally designed scarecrows throughout the month of October. Create one with your family, organization or business, then visit the Garden in October to vote for your favorite submissions.
Congratulations to our 2013 People’s Choice winners:
Create a Scarecrow
Plan to make a special creation for our 2014 contest! Scarecrow submission forms are available here, and are due by September 26, 2014.
New this year, we will offer four Scarecrow Workshops, each Sunday in September, to help you build your submission. Materials are provided, and the workshops are included in the scarecrow submission fees.
- Non Profits, Schools and Churches: $25
- Artists, Individuals and Families: $30
- Businesses: $50
Registration information will be available soon. Workshops will be held each Sunday in September, from 2-4pm, and you can pick to attend one or all four. Materials are provided, and the workshops are included in the scarecrow submission fees above.
- Sept. 7th: Constructing Your Scarecrow’s Frame
- Sept. 14th: Forming Your Scarecrow’s Face
- Sept. 21st: Painting & Decorating Your Scarecrow’s Face
- Sept. 28th: Putting It All Together
September 26: Scarecrow submission forms & scarecrows due
October: Scarecrows will be on display in the Garden
November 10-28: Scarecrows will be available for pick up Fridays-Sundays, 10am to 4pm