Cornell Cooperative Extension of Oswego County is accepting registrations now for a Scarecrow Contest to be held during the Family Fall Festival (visit http://www.oswegocountyfair.com/ for more info on the festival), taking place at the Oswego County Fairgrounds, Sandy Creek. Show off your fall spirit and creativity by participating in one of these five categories:
Scarecrow entries are to be setup on Friday, October 1, 2021 between 1 p.m. and 7 p.m. All entries will be on display for the duration of the festival.
Scarecrows will be judged on Originality, Workmanship, and General Appearance. Judging will start at 8 p.m. on Friday, October 1, 2021 and end Sunday, October 3, 2021 at 1 p.m. Awards will be announced at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, October 3rd.
Entrants who wish to keep their scarecrows and props must claim them between 2:00 and 3:30 p.m. on Sunday, October 3rd. Any scarecrows not picked up will be recycled.
Pre-registration is requested before Thursday, September 30, 2021.
The Agriculture Society of Oswego County and Cornell Cooperative Extension of Oswego County are not responsible for lost, stolen or damaged items.
Oswego County Fairgrounds
291 Ellisburg Street
Sandy Creek, NY 13145
Last updated September 15, 2021