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Scarecrow Fest is Oct. 11 - 13 in Downtown St. Charles

Get ready to enjoy all the signature events during Scarecrow Fest Oct. 11-13 in downtown St. Charles.

Scarecrow Contest Displays

Head to Lincoln Park at 450 W. Main St. to view the scarecrows and vote for your favorite scarecrow in each category: MEGA, mechanical, clubs, non-profits and schools, individuals, family, and business.

Make Your Own Scarecrow

Stuff & dress your very own unique scarecrow to take home. Supplies are available or bring your own special clothing.This is happening in the parking lot behind The Filling Station on Main St.

Autumn on the Fox Arts & Craft Show

Enjoy over 150 vendors with a variety of jewelry, metal art, stained glass, photography & more, all in beautiful Pottawatomie Park, 8 North Ave.

Windy City Amusement Carnival

You’ll find fun-filled carnival rides in the parking lot at 3rd St. & Cedar St.

Free Live Entertainment

Enjoy live entertainment throughout the weekend with performances from dance studios and local bands.


Free shuttle buses are available to take you to downtown St. Charles from the remote parking lot at Pheasant Run 4051 E. Main St. Plan for 20-30 minute arrival/departure times.

For event details, including the full line-up of activities, visit

Want to volunteer at Scarecrow Fest? Contact the St. Charles Business Alliance at or 630.-443.3967.


updated Sep 26, 2019