Downtown Eatonton Art Blitz Scarecrow Contest 2017

Scarecrow Contest FB copy

Calling All Clubs and Businesses to Help Decorate the Streets of Downtown Eatonton for the Autumn Season!

Your club or business is invited to participate in the 2017 ART Blitz in the Briar Patch scheduled for October 1 – October 31. ART Blitz in an endeavor to bring interest and visitors to downtown Eatonton.

We are asking clubs and businesses to design and display a Scarecrow in downtown Eatonton. He/She should be installed during ART Blitz month. You will be assigned a spot to display him/her. Entry fee is $20. Voting will be made by 5 Main Street Managers, and the club/group whose Scarecrow gets the most votes will be the winner. (Cash donation depends on number of entries).

Deadline for voting will be October 31. He/She should be taken down November 1-4 2017

Things to remember:

1) Your Scarecrow needs to be secure and able to withstand the weather. He/She can be secured to a lamp post or positioned sitting on a small hay or straw bale, or a chair, bench, etc. (which you provide)

2) He/She cannot block the sidewalk.

3) He/She should have a sign with your club’s name on it.  Example: Sponsored by Eatonton Club.

4) Please email a photograph of your scarecrow to

Scarecrow Contest 2017