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Branchville Scarecrow Stroll
October 20 @ 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
An event every day that begins at 8:00 am, repeating until October 31, 2020
Branchville Borough Historical Society and Broad Street Books are hosting the 5th Annual Branchville Scarecrow Contest!
5th Annual #BranchvilleScarecrowContest
Must use a REAL PUMPKIN for the head! Please keep it family friendly!
Must be a Branchville Resident or Branchville Business.
Call 973-948-2840 if you are a #Branchville resident in need of a scarecrow frame $10 (actual cost, no labor charge).
Online voting for “People’s Choice Favorite Scarecrow” and “People’s Choice Favorite Business” occurs from October 24th 9 am and closes out on October 27th midnight! One vote per fb account/user allowed. *Anyone that attempts to vote twice will be hidden/deleted from voting.
On Sunday, October 25th our panel of judges will travel around and select 1st, 2nd, 3rd and honorable mention awards. Winners will be posted all over town and on facebook!
Event Founders Brad & Jeanne Heinke
Branchville Borough Historical Society
Broad Street Books
By submitting photo/entering the contest, the entrant grants permission to copy and publish their submission (including any photograph or text) or part of it for any purpose relating to the #BranchvilleScarecrowContest photo and voting competitions. Contest Sponsors and Facebook page managers may publish your work on our websites, social media sites or in print or digital publication.
Want to see more unique scarecrows? Click on over to our guide of New Jersey scarecrow trails to find one near you.