Scarecrow Trail

The Scarecrow Trail is now a much loved institution in Sherston and this year’s theme of ‘Outstanding Olympians and Awesome Adventurers’ promises to be just as much fun!

We would love more scarecrow entries so to get your scarecrow on the trail map email – LAST ENTRY IS Friday 29th OCTOBER 2021! There will be a prize giving for the best scarecrow at 4pm, Sunday 7th November. If you need help making a scarecrow see the workshop below.

Where? The scarecrow trail runs throughout the whole village.

When? Pick up a trail map from the British Schoolrooms (Cliff Road, Sherston) from 9am on Saturday 6th November. Trail maps are available on Sunday from 12.30pm.  (The trail will run for the full week of the festival). Prizes awarded if you can guess the names of all the scarecrows.

Cost? £2 per trail map. (Don’t forget it is free to enter a scarecrow on the trail though!)

Scarecrow Making Workshop – BOOK NOW!


If you need help making a scarecrow then we have the perfect workshop for you. Scrapstore will be bringing all their materials and expertise for the Scarecrow Making Workshop. Individuals and Families can come along and build a scarecrow ready for the trail. The workshop will run on Saturday 9th October from 1.30pm-4pm. It is just £12 per family and it’s a really fun way to spend the afternoon. All materials are included and you can spend just an hour or the whole afternoon making your creation. Prebooking is essential. Email to book your place now! Limited places available so get in quick!

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Here are a couple of entries from the 2013 scarecrow trail with the Best of British theme!


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