Scarecrow Building Festival in Chappaqua on Sunday, October 1

Scarecrow Building Festival on Saturday, October 1 from 3 to 6pm at Chappaqua Train Station (south lot)

Cost: $15 per registration. Register HERE.

Each registration is inclusive of all participants/family members.  All ages welcome!

What is provided: Hay and one “t” shaped post is provided per registration.  You must provide clothes, accessories, and whatever else you want to make your scarecrow!*

*Please note: all scarecrows will be outside for the duration of the season, and will not be returned, so clothes that are old/disposable are required.  As well, no electronics or flammable materials as scarecrows will be exposed to the elements.  Please do not use clothing that has inappropriate language or images, or insensitive/controversial material.

 Following the event, completed scarecrows will be set up by the Parks staff on light posts and fences in Chappaqua & Millwood. 

How to Register: You may register via CommunityPass for your group. Only ONE registration is required per group/family. 

Registration is limited! First come, first served. Registration ends September 25th. Register HERE.

For any questions, please reach out to the New Castle Recreation Department at (914)238-3909 or by email at  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .


Follow Chappaqua HamletHub