31st Annual Scarecrow Contest!

Bishop's Pumpkin Farm
Sunday, September 22, 2013

Here’s your chance to design and build a scarecrow, and win prizes!
Entries will be judged, and winners will be put on display at the farm.

Two categories: Scene or Individual

Prizes: Three prizes in each category:

  • 1st Prize: $150.00
  • 2nd Prize: $100.00
  • 3rd Prize: $50.00 Pumpkin Farm Gift Certificate

Official Rules:

All entry forms must be received by Thursday, September 19th, 2013

Entrants are responsible for bringing and installing their fully assembled scarecrows
to the Pumpkin Farm.

Entries may set up beginning at 1 p.m. on Friday September 20th,
and must be in place on Saturday September 21st by 5 p.m.

Absolutely no set up on Sunday will be allowed.

Pumpkin Farm personnel will be on hand to assist and supervise installation of scarecrows.

Winners will be announced at 1 p.m. on Sunday, September 22nd.

Each scarecrow must have a vertical support of wood for the body, which will be wired to a steel fence post for display. All entries must remain outdoors September 24th- October 31st, therefore are required to withstand the elements.

Scarecrows may be picked up from October 31st – November 3rd from 9-5
on November 5th with an appointment between 9-12.

Entries will be judged on originality, design, color, and creativity.


Entry Form:

Please fill out and return by September 19th, 2013 to:

Bishop’s Pumpkin Farm
1415 Pumpkin Ln.
Wheatland, CA. 95692

Ph: 530-633-2568

Name: ___________________________________________

Address: _________________________________________

City: _____________________ State: ____ Zip: __________

Telephone: ________________________________________

Category Entered:

Scene or Individual
(please circle one)

I understand that Bishop’s Pumpkin Farm may use photographs of actual scarecrow
entries and entry information for publicity and promotions of the event.



I agree to have my scarecrow on display to Oct. 31, 2013.