Scarecrow Festival


Build the spookiest scarecrow to display on Danville’s square in October.

  • $10 per entry.
  • Displays may include more than one scarecrow, straw bales, corn stalks, and other items that add to your scarecrow theme.
  • Creativity is encouraged! This is a juried contest.
  • Scarecrows/displays must be delivered and installed on the courthouse square on Saturday, October 1st, between 9:00 am and 12:00 pm. Check-in will be near the fountain. Scarecrow location will be assigned.
  • Jurors will select 1st, 2nd, & 3rd place on Saturday, October 1.
  • Winners will be announced at Scares on the Square Friday, October 28.
  • Displays must be able to withstand inclement weather conditions. You may be contacted to repair your display.
  • No political/controversial displays.
  • Displays may be dismantled any time on Saturday, October 29th.

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