Great Lawn, West Vancouver Community Centre – Sunday October 1st, 2017

Enter your own Jack O’Lantern or Scarecrow, partner with friends / family or do a corporate scarecrow!

Grab your friends and family or co-workers and build your own scarecrow – or carve your pumpkin – using your creativity and ingenuity. We will provide basic starter kits, including stakes and bases for Scarecrows and pumpkins for Jack O’Lanterns – you decorate and drop off the finished Scarecrows or Pumpkins at the Community Centre.

Enter on your own, or in a team. Points awarded for originality and effort. Extra points awarded for using recyclable materials.

Your entries will be judged by our Presenting Sponsor, VPG Realty.

Register before September 25th by emailing

We’ll deliver the Scarecrow frames / stands and pumpkins by September 26th or 27th

Drop off your completed Entry by Saturday, September 30th between 8:30 and 12.00 at the Seniors’ Activity Centre beside the Community Centre (2121 Marine Drive).

For more information or to enter a corporate scarecrow or corporate Jack O’Lantern email

Entry is free, but limited to 20 contestants, first-come, first-served.

And – Returning Again this Year – The Scarecrow Scramble!

A no-holds barred, 15 minute time limit scarecrow decorating challenge for up to 10 teams. We’ll provide all the materials, you provide the design inspiration!

The Scramble begins at 11:30 am on Sunday, October 2nd on the Great Lawn of the Community Centre – registration opens at 10.00 am that morning.

Immediately at the end of the 15 minute scramble, our Scarecrow Scramble sponsor, Park Royal, will judge and name the winner of the best Scarecrow Scramble.

Ready, set, GO!