Scarecrows in the Park coming to Dingman on Sept. 21

Dingman. Fall family fun, including a scarecrow-decorating contest, magic show, petting zoo, free pumpkins, arts and crafts, music, a mechanical bull, potato sack and three-legged races, and much more.

Sep 13 2019 | 06:13 PM

Take the family to enjoy the delights of fall at Scarecrows in the Park.

The festival will be held from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 21, at Dingman Township Park, 279 Log Tavern Road.

The main event is the scarecrow-decorating contest, which offers offers cash prizes for the best creations. For vendor or contest applications, or email

Other highlights include entertainment with Jeremy the Illusionist, a petting zoo with Country Ark Farms, free pumpkins (while they last), arts and crafts, music, an obstacle course, a Giant Twister game, bounce house, mechanical bull, potato sack and three-legged races, and more.

The event is sponsored by Dingman Township. For more information, call the township at 570-296-8455.