Scarecrow Contest

Auburn Harvest Festival Scarecrow Contest

Come out Saturday, Oct. 16 from 10am to 4pm at Recreation Park for the annual Auburn Harvest Festival Scarecrow Contest. Compete to create the best scarecrow and you could win a cash prize!

Cash Prizes

  • People's Choice: $500
  • Judges' Prizes: First Place $300, 2nd Place $200, 3rd Place $100 

The $25 entry fee to ARD includes the opportunity to display your scarecrow after the festival in Old Town or Downtown Auburn from October 16 through October 30.

Install your scarecrow at the Harvest Festival starting from 7:30am to 9:30am - bring your tools! Construction must be complete and your area must be ready by 10am. This event will take place rain or shine.


Saturday, October 16, 2021
10:00 am - 4:00 pm


Recreation Park
123 Recreation Drive
Auburn 95603

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