Set against Amherst’s victorian and sandstone buildings, scarecrows will line the streets, gather on street corners and pop up in shop windows! Celebrate the fall season with a road trip to Amherst for our annual Scarecrow Stroll! Tour our town to see one-of-a-kind scarecrows displayed by participating Amherst shops, restaurants, businesses and community groups. Follow the map to see them all!
Vote for your favorite scarecrow in Amherst!
Use the link https://forms.gle/Z5ghAzePHQYe8weC6 to vote and crown the winner for the category of:
1) Amherst's Best Overall 2021
2) Best On-Theme Scarecrow
3) Funniest Scarecrow
4) Scariest Scarecrow
5) Most Creative Scarecrow.
The scarecrows can be viewed at https://youtu.be/1xrTtm1eWWs. However, we urge you to visit these fa-boo-lous creations in person because the pictures just don't do them justice.
NOTE: You can only vote for one scarecrow per category
Go on a scarecrow stroll! Search the scarecrows and Halloween decorations in town and try to find all the items.
You can click on the image to the left to open a PDF of the picture. Print off the PDF and take it with you to ensure you can find everything on the list.