2020 Scarecrow Festival Schedule Coming Soon!

Festival Details

Be sure to look for Scarecrow Displays around Town.

Free Parking is available:

  • At the school, off 421 south base of overpass. Click here for map.
  • The American Legion, turn off US 30 onto Lincoln St. Click here for map.
  • Along the railroad tracks.
  • Watch for parking signs.

Free Shuttle Service:

  • Runs between the School, Legion, and Scarecrow Square.
  • Enter Wanatah from US 30 on Illinois St. (west of the BP station).
  • Main St. will be closed.

The following are NOT allowed anywhere on the Festival Grounds:

  • Guns, weapons, knives, Mace/pepper spray, taser
  • Pets, golf carts (excluding festival authorized carts)
  • Silly string, laser pointers
  • Alcohol, drugs, cigarettes (in the large tents including entertainment tent)

The Festival Grounds include:

  • The Scarecrow Festival at Scarecrow Square
  • Arts & Crafts Booths/Tents
  • Food Booths
  • Game Booths
  • Free Entertainment Areas/Tents
  • Kiddie Rides
  • Pony Rides

Event Locations

American Legion Post 403

Wanatah School

Scarecrow Square

Lion's Park

Sacred Heart Church -

General Map - click for larger map.

Wanatah Indiana Scarecrow Festival