Downtown Batavia Scarecrow Contest

Sep 01 - 17, 2021

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Downtown Batavia

Downtown Batavia
Batavia, NY 14020
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Downtown Batavia

Downtown Batavia
Batavia, NY 14020

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Join Downtown Batavia for their 4th Annual Downtown Batavia Scarecrow Contest! Drive through the city to view all the creative and unique scarecrows that adorn lamp-posts and street corners.

To participate:

Cost: $20 per Scarecrow

Payment and Registration form is due back by Friday, September 17th and can be registered online at DowntownBataviaNY.com, emailed to Director@DowntownBataviaNY.com, or mailed to the B.I.D. office: 200 East Main St, Suite 12, Batavia, NY 14020.

Participants are asked to pick up scarecrow supplies on Saturday, September 18th from 9 AM to 11 PM in Jackson Square. All participants will be given wooden posts, straw and twine to begin your scarecrow. Participants will receive an assigned pole Downtown for your scarecrow. Scarecrows can be put up during the week of September 20th and no later than Friday, September 24th. Scarecrows will need to be removed by Friday, November 5th.

The Public will be asked to vote on Best Scarecrow via the BID’s website, facebook and local advertising. Contest Winners to receive cash prizes for “Most Creative”.