Virtual Scarecrow Contest

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Our very first Virtual Scarecrow contest is still open! As the Deadline has been extended to the 17th!! Voting is now open! Virtually or at the final Market.

  • Date: 10/9/2020 12:00 AM
  • Location: Online Event


due to increased interest in the contest we have extended out deadline to Oct. 17th, with online voting extended to Oct 24th.

Download the flyer and application to join us in our very first virtual scarecrow contest.  We'll post the photo and location of your scarecrow here on our website. Voting maps and instructions will be available both here and at the October 11th farmers market.

We have added Rosewood Heights to the list of those eligible to enter the contest.  Tell your friends, we'd love to have to enter!

Scareacrow Flyer and application .pdf

Early judging of our virtual Scarecrow Contest, begins at 10am Sunday morning Oct. 11 at the Bethalto Farmers Market. Entries are still open until Oct. 17th for online judging. So if you’re still working on yours, send us your photo so we can upload it to the website.

Judging then continues until Oct 24th, via on-line voting.  Either send us an email at or messages us through our Facebook page @bethaltofarmersmarket or on our website at

Check the website often for new entries and remember, you can vote more than once, (just in case you can’t decide on a favorite. And everyone in the family is allowed to vote, so get out there and vote often.  This contest was designed to be fun, and we look forward to announcing our winners so they can have all the bragging rights until next year’s contest