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21st Annual Scarecrow Contest on the Colchester Town Green

October 9, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - October 30, 2020 @ 5:00 pm

The Scarecrows are Coming! 
Time to Register for the 21st Annual Scarecrow Contest on the Colchester Town Green

It’s time to get creative and start planning your scarecrow display! Friends, neighbors, businesses, and local organizations can compete against each other or just participate and have a great time. The 2019 Scarecrow Contest will be held from October 10th – 31st on the Colchester Town Green. 

This event is open to all, so join friends and neighbors, local businesses and organizations for a fun fall activity and a chance to win prizes! Prize categories include scariest, funniest, and most imaginative. Setup of scarecrow displays is October 6th through the 9th, although there will be no kickoff parade as a result of the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic.

Online voting will be held from Oct. 10th-31st. Register by end of first week of October for Scarecrows and Sponsorships. 
Application forms are linked below, both for CBA members and non-members For any questions please call 860-537-0340. The cost to enter a scene is $10 each, $2.50 per support stake, and $7 per hay bale.

Get involved and show your community spirit! Co-sponsored by the CBA and Colchester Parks and Recreation.


CBA Member Application

Non-Member Application


See past scarecrow entries below!!



October 9, 2020 @ 6:00 pm
October 30, 2020 @ 5:00 pm


Colchester Town Green
98 Hayward Avenue
Colchester, CT 06415 United States
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