Colcheseter - posted Sep, 03 2013
COLCHESTER- The Colchester Business Association & Colchester Parks & Recreation is sponsoring the Scarecrow Contest on the Town Green Oct. 18-26. Your friends and neighbors and local businesses and organizations can sign up to create imaginative scarecrow displays. In addition to just plain fun, they are competing to win prizes. Categories this year are Scariest, Funniest, and Most Imaginative. The contest is open to the public. If you would like to submit a registration or have questions please call the CBA at 860-537-0340. Setup is Oct. 18-20, and entries should try to set up before the Kickoff event Oct. 19 from 4 - 6 p.m. which includes refreshments a costume parade. Online voting is Oct. 21-26. Visit colchesterctbusiness.com for a registration form and online voting. The event chair is Teri Damato. The cost to enter is $10/scene, $2.50/support stake, and $7/hay bale.