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New Providence Scarecrow Stroll
October 16, 2021 @ 8:00 am - 8:00 pm EDT
An event every day that begins at 8:00 am, repeating until November 1, 2021
Here are more fun activities in New Providence, New Jersey.
New Providence Business is hosting the annual Scarecrow Contest, bringing a festive feel to our downtown! The contest encourages New Providence residents, businesses, civic organizations, school groups, sports teams, and families to build the wildest, cleverest, funniest scarecrows they can imagine (within contest guidelines). The scarecrows will be on display throughout the downtown to bring the community and businesses together. It’s a great opportunity to visit our fantastic stores and restaurants – they need your support now more than ever!
When is the Scarecrow Stroll?
Starting Sat., Oct. 9, scarecrows will be placed along Springfield Ave. and South Street. People can vote for their favorite scarecrows from October 9 – November 1, so make sure you spread the word to your family and friends.
Where is the New Providence Scarecrow Stroll?
- The scarecrows will be placed along Springfield Ave. and South Street.
Admission fees for the Scarecrow Stroll
- There is no admission fee for this event.
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Want to see more unique scarecrows? Click on over to our guide of New Jersey scarecrow trails to find one near you.