A big ‘thank-you’ from the Meaford scarecrows from the bottom of their straw-filled hearts goes out to all who donated goods and services to help make this year’s invasion a great success: Miller Waste Dave Thompson Princess Auto valu-mart Beaver Valley Outreach Midas Mart Owens Sound Sun Times Bibles for Mission Nighthawk Orchards
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Our judges had a difficult task this year with many great entries for the competition. On the Scarecrow Map over 50 businesses and organizations are listed who had a display or a scarecrow located at their business. Thank you to everyone who participated. Congratulations to the winners. The awards will be presented at the Chamber
The Scarecrow Invasion and Family Festival parade and festival committees are finalizing plans for the annual apple pie contest, parade on Sykes Street, and family festival on Friday, October 4th. Freshly baked apple pies need to be dropped off for judging at the Church of Nazarene between 1 and 3 p.m. Two categories: young bakers
Meaford scarecrows are once again this year a hit with visitors from points international, national and throughout Ontario – from Russia, the UK, the Netherlands, Yellowknife, British Columbia, Edmonton, Timmins, Sudbury, Russell, Bowanville, Toronto, and closer to home, from Orangeville, Shelbourne, Dundalk, Barrie, and Wasaga Beach. Scarecrows ambassadors who have been on Sykes Street and
Visit Bognor and Meaford to see our 2019 book-loving scarecrows, now till Thanksgiving weekend. For a preview, go to Photo gallery: Scarecrows love to read – 2019