What's Happening Downtown

Posted on: September 22, 2017

Scarecrow Extravaganza

Scarecrows sitting on hay set up in Brenham as fall decoration

Voting Information

Voting will be by paper ballot which will be available at all of the sponsor locations:



Must Be Heaven

The Pomegranate

The Canyon Chick

Hermann Furniture

Dona Lynn's Unique Gifts

Voters can turn in your completed ballots to any of the stores listed above, or the Washington County Visitor's Center.

Ballots will be counted and winners announced on Halloween!

Main Street Brenham is calling all businesses, clubs, classrooms, individuals, and families to participate in the 14th Annual Scarecrow Extravaganza 2017! Sign up today to create your own unique scarecrow to be on display in downtown Brenham.

Important Dates to Remember:

  • Friday, September 29: registration closes
  • Friday, October 6: Completed scarecrows are due downtown in their designated area (this location will be emailed to you after registration)
  • October 7-29: Voting is open! Ballots are available in SPONSORING STORES ONLY!
  • Tuesday, October 31: Winners Announced!
  • November 1-3: Scarecrows picked up and photos with winners.


Grand Prize - $250 - sponsored by KWHI/KTEX - Awarded to the scarecrow with the most votes (not awarded to retailer-made scarecrows).


Six additional prizes - $150 - sponsored by Yumm! Sweets & Eats, The Canyon Chick, Hermann Furniture, Dona Lynn's Unique Gifts, The Pomegranate, and Must Be Heaven. Awarded to the scarecrows with the next most votes (not awarded to retailer-made scarecrows).

Questions? Contact Alexandra Dill at adill@cityofbrenham.org

Register Online Here!
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