27th Annual Scarecrow Festival
September 24-25-26 2021



Enjoy arts and crafts, rides for children, a pork chop dinner, fish fry and pancake breakfast, a parade, scarecrow sculpting, fun runs for children and adults, music and variety acts, a car show, community merchant drawings, bingo and more!

2018 Contest Winners

Congratulations to our contest winners.

Scarecrow Festival 2021 starts in

  • This year the Scarecrow Festival will be collecting food for local food pantries.
  • Bring a non-perishable food item to the information booth during the festival and you’ll get a ticket to be entered into a drawing for some fun prizes!
  • One non-perishable food item = one ticket.


Interested in being a Vendor or Sponsor at the next Scarecrow Fest?
Scarecrow Festival is accepting applications for sponsors and craft vendors.

Cutest Baby Contest

Download registration form

Support Our Sponsors!

Patch’s Pal - $1,000 Sponsor

Signature Graphics
Kankakee Valley R.E.M.C
Dunes Hospice LLC
Edward Jones
Wanatah Lions Club

Caring Crows - $500 Sponsor
Schultz Floral Shop

Friendly Farmers-$250 Sponsor
W. Kendall & Sons
Insulation Specilties of America
LaCrosse High School Leo Club
Kaiser’s Crop Service
Horizon Bank
Ronald Bailey Trucking
First Source Bank

The Corn Field - $100 Sponsor
Dave Berger Family
Brian & Jeanne Pressel
IBEW Local 531
Castongia’s Tractor
S & W Realty
Royal Acres
Tillinghast Insurance
Gene and Elaine Shurte
Wanatah Dairy Queen
Jeff & Cathy Newburn & Family
Bane-Welker Equipment
The J-Mart BP
Edw. A Marks Family Farm
Coulters’ Farm
Charlesworth Financial Services
Birky Family Farms
James Irwin
Odd Fellows Lodge 56
Kalwitz Family Farms
Mitzner Meats
Morgan Security Service
Triple J-Mar
Dewey’s Auto Supply
Sparky’s Dawgs

Thank you to our Home Grown Helpers