Scarecrow at Powell Gardens



Thank you to all past Scarecrow Contest participants! 

We have enjoyed seeing the incredibly creative scarecrows of all shapes and sizes in the Gardens for the past 10+ years. Thank you to everyone who took the time to help us create such a fun exhibit each fall.

For 2016, we're giving the scarecrows a break. And although we won't have a contest this year, we encourage you to build a scarecrow at home. Need help? You can find lots of scarecrow building ideas online. Have fun! 






Did you know? Our corps of dedicated volunteers helps carve all of the pumpkins for our annual display and contributes to our scarecrow exhibit. Learn More about Volunteering »


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