Fairfield County Trail of Scarecrows
This is the only county-wide scarecrow contest of its kind in the country and every year it’s even bigger than the last – more than 300 scarecrows lined the streets of 14 participating communities last year!
And we all know everything is better if it’s a competition. Visitors can vote for their favorite creation in each community and the winner will receive a People’s Choice award, a $50 gift card and bragging rights as the best scarecrow in the Scarecrow Capital of Ohio.
This is one of the best socially-distant activities for your whole family to enjoy the crisp air and crunchy leaves this season, just 30 minutes south of Columbus!
Find an interactive map of the Trail of Scarecrows on the Visit Fairfield County website. Visitors can also download the new Visit Fairfield County app to view maps of the scarecrows in each community and participate in challenges. For example, visit at least half of the scarecrows in a single community and be entered to win a grand prize!
The Trail of Scarecrows is just one of the many autumn experiences in Fairfield County. While you’re in town you can head to Sam’s Pumpkin Patch to pick a pumpkin, or check out the Haunted Farm which is definitely not for the faint of heart!
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