Scarecrow Contest

An autumn community tradition is back for its 19th season.

Individuals, families, and organizations are invited to show their community spirit by creating a scarecrow for display on the grounds of the Wood County Museum. The contest is free to enter. Registration is required:, or calling 419-353-1897.

Bring your finished scarecrow on Tuesday, October 13 from 4:00 – 7:30 pm to the Wood County Museum, 13660 County Home Road. Fence posts will be provided.

1st prize: $100 sponsored by Robert K. Miller Insurance Agency, Inc. 2nd prize: $50 sponsored by Kathrens Insurance Agency 3rd prize: $25 sponsored by InTech IT Solutions 16 & under prize: $25 sponsored by Grounds for Thought

Scarecrows will be displayed October 14-25. Museum grounds are open daily from 8:00 am until 30 minutes past sunset. Registration deadline is Sunday, October 11. For more information visit

Categories: Community / Seasonal Cultural Outdoors

Tags: Free All Ages All Community Fall


13 October, 2020

Start Time:

4:00 pm

End Time:

7:30 pm


Wood County Museum

13660 County Home Road

Bowling Green




Organizer Information


Wood County Park District

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Founding Sponsors