Scarecrow Festival

Wainwright Scarecrow Festival

Mark your calendars for the 13th annual Scarecrow Festival!

September 12, 2020 (note weekend change)

Due to the last number of years and cold weather we have decided to move Scarecrow Festival ahead 2 weekends and hope for warmer weather. More details to follow closer to the festival.


Check out the 12th annual Scarecrow Festival September 28, 2019

11am to 3pm Library & 3rd Ave

Activities for All Ages

Scarecrow Competitions

Wacky Vegetable Creature Competition

BBQ Fundraiser

Desserts, Mini Donuts and more

Children's Crafts and Activities

Bouncy Castle

Outdoor Market

Car and Motorcycle Show & Shine

Book Sale

Watch for more details and an event guide coming soon!

Make a Scarecrow and Win a Prize!

There are many great prizes to be won so be sure to enter a scarecrow into the festival. Entry forms are available here.

Individual or Group


2019 Theme: Show us Wainwright's personality, heart and identity!

Outdoor Market

The 2019 Scarecrow Festival Outdoor Market is scheduled for Saturday, September 28, 2019.

Outdoor Market hours are 11am - 3pm and this is a Rain or Shine, ALL WEATHER MARKET. 

Outdoor Market Registration Form


A huge thank-you to our sponsors. Without them, we wouldn't have a Scarecrow Festival!