Calling all Scarecrow Makers!
We can’t wait to see your whimsical, humorous, mischievous, traditional, or lovable scarecrow! Below you’ll find information to enter your crafty creation in our Scarecrows on Main competition. Entry deadline: Sunday, Oct 2.
Questions? Please contact Beth Sicignano, [email protected].
WHO CAN ENTER: Everyone is welcome to enter the scarecrow competition. There is no entry fee!
WHEN: Scarecrows will be on display from Sunday, October 9 thru Tuesday, November 1.
WHERE: Along Main St, at the gazebo and in front of local shops and restaurants in Travelers Rest.
HOW DO I PARTICIPATE: To participate, complete the registration form found here: REGISTER HERE. The registration deadline is Sunday, October 2.
WHEN IS MY SCARECROW DUE: Scarecrow check-in will take place Friday and Saturday, Oct 7 & 8 from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm at the gazebo on Main Street. We will contact you with check-in instructions prior to that date.
The contest is open to all ages. There is no entry fee but registration is required and must be received by Sunday, Oct 2.
Voting: Voting begins Sunday, Oct 9, and ends Monday, Oct 31.
First Place – $200.00 gift card
Second Place – $100.00 gift card
Third Place – $75.00 gift card
Scarecrows must be picked up Tuesday, November 1st by 7 pm.
VOTING & JUDGING:
Judging will be based on the most votes. Ballots will be available in participating businesses in Downtown Travelers Rest and a Facebook album will be posted. Scarecrows with the most ballot votes and Facebook likes combined win.
Winners will be notified Wednesday, November 2, and announced on our website, Facebook, and Instagram pages.
NEED SOME IDEAS?
Here are some useful links to help get your creative juices flowing.
HOW TO BUILD A SCARECROW VIDEOS HERE: