Kimmel Scarecrow Festival



We are excited to invite you to participate in the 1st Annual Kimmel Scarecrow Festival at Kimmel Orchard & Vineyard.  To enter a scarecrow, fill in the REGISTRATION FORM and submit it by email to  Registration Fee is $25 for each Scarecrow.  

The Scarecrow Festival will kick off on October 14th with a one-day-only "Bring Your Own" screen printing event in cooperation with the Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts.  The KHN Center will screen print the Scarecrow Festival logo (in Black) on your shirt, sweatshirt, towel, apron, bag, or other small item. 

Families, community groups, churches, senior centers, retirement communities, schools, school groups, businesses, corporations, and individuals are all encouraged to use their creativity to design a family-friendly scarecrow that will be displayed in our Scarecrow Field.


Post photos of your scarecrow on our Facebook event page and tag us to enter your scarecrow to win!  (Get your entry fee back and win a Kimmel prize package with a value of $75)


Most Original/Creative Scarecrow - Our staff will vote on a winner

Guest Favorite Scarecrow - Guests will like photos of your scarecrows on our Facebook page to cast their votes.  The scarecrow with the most likes will win this category.  

CLICK HERE to view our "How to Build a Scarecrow" video!

We will provide:

  • T-Post with 5-foot PVC Cover
  • PVC T-connector with 18-inch arms and 12-inch top post for securing the head
  • Each scarecrow pole will have a 40-pound bale of straw provided for stuffing or decoration

Bring your family and friends and create some more fun Fall memories!

Scarecrow Field Hayrack Tours

Hayrack rides will be held on the weekends between October 14th and October 29th to view the Scarecrow entries and pick pumpkins! 


Saturdays 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Sundays 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.


Adults - $6

Senior - $4

Children (ages 4-12) - $3

Pumpkins - $0.60 per lb.


Follow us on Facebook & Instagram for the latest information about entries and activities.  

Thanks to our Sponsor.

Scare Crow Festival 2023