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October 16, 2020 - October 22, 2020
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
City Park
450 N. 111th St.
Lafayette, CO 80026
Fall Festival
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Fall Festival: Scarecrow Decorating Contest

Friday, October 16, 2020

This event follows COVID-19 safety guidelines.

Fall Festival Scarecrow Decorating Contest

Enter your creatively decorated scarecrows for a chance to win fun prizes. Your registration gets you a frame for your scarecrow and a location to decorate in City Park next to the Bob Burger Recreation Center.

scarecrowAll ages

Decorating begins Oct. 16

Fee: $10

Use keyword 'fest' to register

Contest Rules:

  1. Participants may start decorating on Oct. 16
  2. Scarecrow judging will be held on Oct. 23
  3. Scarecrow frames will be planted in City Park with enough space to allow for physical distancing
  4. Materials supplied: Scarecrow frame (approx. 5ft)
  5. Suggested materials to bring:
    • Scissors
    • Hammer
    • Old clothes
    • Boot
    • Twine
    • Straw or dried grass or leaves
    • Pillow case or burlap bags
  6. Attendees must follow all COVID-19 guidelines; Maintain physical distance of 6 feet from other families, and wear a face covering when under 6 feet from others outside your family. 
  7. Construct your scarecrow to weather the elements
  8. Contestants can pick up their scarecrow after the contest on Nov. 2
  9. Winners will be announced Oct. 23 via email and Facebook.  Prize winnings will be available for pick up at the BBRC front desk (with ID) on or after Oct. 26