Scarecrows on Main

Calling all Scarecrow Makers!
Make a Scarecrow, win a prize, be part of TR’s amazing community art project!

Below you’ll find information to enter your crafty creation in our Scarecrows on Main competition. Entry deadline: Sunday, Oct 1st.

To register click HERE.

Dates to Remember:
– Sun, October 1stFINAL day to register & submit your scarecrow for the signs/maps
– Sat, October 7th, Installation date: From 9:00 am – noon at the gazebo on Main Street.
 Wed, November 1st: Removal Date

**NEW**  This year’s themeThe Wizard of Oz! Participation in the theme is optional but encouraged.

Prizes: The Top 3 individuals/families in each category below will win a $50 TR gift card to spend in a downtown business! Businesses, nonprofits & other organizations win bragging rights for the next year!
Fan Picks – Selected by paper ballots cast at shops in town!
Facebook Favorites – Most votes on our Facebook page!
Best in Theme – Selected by a panel of judges.
Winners will be notified Friday, November 3rd, and announced on our website, Facebook, and Instagram pages.

Scarecrow Guidelines:

  • Scarecrows should be secured to 2” x 2” wooden anchor pole at least 6’ in length
  • Scarecrows will be subject to weather conditions, so their construction should be durable and all ornamentation securely attached
  • Please refrain from using perishable goods in the construction of your scarecrow (pumpkins, squash, etc.)
  • Please do not attach or place commercial signage next to your scarecrow
  • At check-in, you will be given your assigned spot and instructions on how to mount your scarecrow. Mounting materials will be provided
  • Scarecrows should be no larger than: 7ft. H – 4 ft. W – 4 ft. D. All props & parts must be attached securely to the scarecrow.
  • Each scarecrow must be suited for attaching to a tree or lamp post.
  • Creators are responsible for keeping their scarecrow in good visual and photo-worthy condition from set-up until removal day
  • Limit one scarecrow per family or group
  • Pick-up Date: Scarecrows must be picked up by 7:00 pm, on Wednesday, November 1st.


Here are some useful links to help get your creative juices flowing.
DIY Scarecrow Tutorials