Annual Build A Scarecrow Family Fun Day & Contest

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    Ready for an afternoon of fall fun for the whole family? We'll supply the scarecrow frames, burlap, and straw, you bring your own scarecrow attire and decorations and let your family's creativity blossom!

    We'll have cider & donuts on the Pavilion to enjoy while you are building your scarecrow.

    Botanic Garden Visitors will be invited to vote for their favorite scarecrow, and the winner will receive a one-year membership to the garden.

    EXTRA BONUS: find the hidden scarecrow. Winner will receive a special gift from the Visitor’s Center Gift Shop.

    Scarecrows will be taken down on Wednesday, November 1 and will be recycled. Scarecrows will remain the property of the Botanic Garden.

    Participation is limited! Reserve your spot today!