Shawnee Scarecrow Festival
Each year the city of Shawnee, Kansas, hosts the Halloween Scarecrow Festival at the Shawnee
City Hall. The Shawnee Scarecrow Festival is sponsored by the Shawnee Downtown Partnership and the Kansas City
Power & Light.
When is the Shawnee Scarecrow Festival?
The Shawnee Scarecrow Festival for Halloween is on the first Saturday of October. Call Shawnee
City Hall for more information. In 2007 the Shawnee Scarecrow Festival for Halloween celebration takes place on
Saturday October 6 from 9am to 12pm.
What's there at the Shawnee Scarecrow Festival?
The annual Halloween 's Shawnee Scarecrow Festival is a family event that celebrates the coming
of Halloween. This is Shawnee 's popular Halloween event for kids.
What activities and contests are at the Shawnee Scarecrow Festival?
Among Children' s favorite activities at the Shawnee
Scarecrow Festivals are:
free pumpkin painting for kids
pumpkin carving contest
pumpkin pie baking contest
pumpkin bread baking contest
fruit pie baking contest
World's Worst Jeans Contest
make your own scarecrow
scarecrow building lessons
What are the prizes for contests at the Shawnee Scarecrow Festival?
The prizes are usually $50 cash.
How to enter Shawnee Scarecrow Festival contests?
To enter each of the Shawnee Scarecrow Festival contest, you have to fill out the contest entry
form and hand into the Shawnee Festival officials at the Shawnee City Hall (11110 Johnson Drive, Shawnee, KS 66203,
Tel: 913-631-2500) no later than the Wednesday before the Shawnee Scarecrow Festival. Contests start at 9am
and judging is usually at 11am. For some contests, the judging results could be revealed as late as the next
day. Anyone can enter for free.