Scarecrow Festival Registration and Voting Page
Voting is October 16 to November 2

Voting OPEN until midnight November 2nd at 6 pm

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  • Overall top vote getter as well as top three vote getters in each category will be recognized to attendees at the  Museum’s Heritage Days Dinner at Holy Rosary on November 4, and made public when certificates are awarded at a Scarecrow Festival Reception in the Museum at 7:00 PM on November 6. Scarecrow entrants, scarecrows and the public are welcome.
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Registration is Closed

Registration is Closed

Please do not submit your Scarecrow Registration until after you have your scarecrow built and can attach a photo of it to the entry form.

  • You may enter your scarecrow in one of seven categories.
  • Residential (single or multi-family, care facilities)
  • Retail Business (stores & shops, except art galleries)
  • Service Business (legal, medical, travel, salon)
  • Food/Beverage Business (restaurants, bars, coffee)
  • Financial/Insurance/Real Estate (banks, agents, financial consultants)
  • Artists/Galleries/Government/School/Civic (galleries, city, artists, service clubs)
  • Non-Voting (for those who just want to share your scarecrow with the community)

Scroll down to the entry category that you wish to enter under, then press the    button in that category to register and upload your photo.

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  • Select only one category for your entry.
  • Entries DO NOT post automatically to the page. Please allow 12-24 hours for us to review your entry and make it live on the website.
  • The Edmonds Historical Society reserves the right to edit submitted text, photos or entry categories at our discretion.

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Residential

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This scary pumpkin head is sure to cause a fright as he lurks about on a quiet October night! Boo!

Grandma Gargoyle

Category : Residential

A grey gargoyle with a baby gargoyle statue

Last seen escaping from his Main Street mausoleum!

Enjoy the fall by dancing through the garden

Raven Lord

Category : Residential

Into the darkness peering, waiting for you this Hallows Eve.

Saltycrow

Category : Residential

When it rains it pours!

Love bugs❤️

Category : Residential

Two scarecrows in love enjoying an Edmonds kind of day❤️

Emoji-gnome

Category : Residential

When Emoji-gnome is not busy tending the garden and talking to critters, he enjoys entertaining neighbors with his friendly, emoji-like face!

Beautiful rainbow unicorn with her plush bee hoping for sweet treats this Halloween.

Bernie Lomax has come to Edmonds and he’s going to host a killer party.

Come visit our pit of misery. Happy Halloween.

An Edmonds kind of scarecrow – celebrating major Edmonds events

Fall ✅
Halloween ✅
Pumpkin Spice Everything ✅
Candy Corn Scarecrow ✅

Trick or Treat

Category : Residential

Trick or Treater in downtown Edmonds

Master Chief Crow F. Punkin stands watch on Planet Edmonds

Sports Fan

Category : Residential

We have so much fun cheering on our teams!

Retail Business

(stores & shops, except art galleries)

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Jake’s Ladder

Category : Retail Business

As if climbing out of book pages… Jake is ready to scare you into a great read!

Scarecrow’s Bride

Category : Retail Business

The Bride of Scarecrow enjoys a beautiful autumn day at Anchor Chic Consignment.

TEXI

Category : Retail Business

Please DO NOT text and fly.

Miss Plaid Hatter

Category : Retail Business

Sound Styles is simply ‘mad about plaid’ this Fall. Miss Hatter, some say she’s rather Mad, but in the spirit of Halloween you know, what she is, is very very PLAID ! #gonemad

The Traveling Minions

Category : Retail Business

The Traveling Minions: Evolving from single-celled yellow organisms at the dawn of time, minions live to travel! When they’re not planning super-villain activities, they stack themselves here at The Savvy Traveler!

A Flock of Hair-Crows

Category : Retail Business

After a busy day in the garden, these two love resting on the porch.

Raven Mad

Category : Retail Business

Raven is mad but you guess about what…….

Will U. Merrime

Category : Retail Business

Will U. Merrime is here to help you if you are thinking about popping the question, or you just need to give someone a hint. Take a picture with Will and post it online. Tag Comstock Jewelers and let them help you with the rest!

Fray-ah

Category : Retail Business

the Very Scary Lavender Fairy

BEETRINA CATRINA!!!

Category : Retail Business

Beetrina the honey-loving scarecrow Catrina is ready to celebrate Dia de los Muertos – join us on November 3rd at Hunni Co!

Genie

Category : Retail Business

Wishing for something divine? Or one-of-a-kind design? Genie will grant you keys to the mine!

Persistent Percy

Category : Retail Business

Persistent Percy has been working hard to improve on his pull ups. Today, he completes one for the first time! Persistent Percy teaches us that with time and effort, you too can achieve the things you’ve always wanted.

Service Business

(legal, medical, travel, salons)

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Tiffany Debbie Gibson

Category : Service Business

This is Tiffany Debbie Gibson, bringing 80’s Fashion back. This totally rad chick loves big hair, accessories and LOTS of product! She visits Chroma Salon for her big narly blowouts and beauty tips! Tubular!

The Bierstein Fräulein

Category : Service Business

Oktoberfest might be coming to an end in Bavaria, but in Edmonds, the Bierstein Fräulein will be celebrating all month long!

ScareHawk

Category : Service Business

ScareHawk is a Seahawk fan that likes to visit the hotel while be comfy in his jammies. He is stuffed to the gills from Halloween goodies.

Dr. Succy O’Lantern

Category : Service Business

Specializing in herbology, Dr. Succy O’Lantern is the newest doctor at North Seattle Natural Medicine!

SKYC referees are always on the watch for our players… whether it be past or present.

Cookie Bizness

Category : Service Business

We’ll dream of ghosts and goblins and of witches that we’ve seen but most of all we’ll dream of Girl Scout cookies this Halloween.
They are hauntingly good!

Sally Syringe

Category : Service Business

Sally and her patient are ready for Halloween fun!! TRICK OR TREAT;)

Where’s the Beach??

Category : Service Business

This couple has had enough of the cold damp winters and those mean crows so they are heading south for the winter to warmer waters. Those seagulls don’t scare them…much!

Hipster Dog Walker

Category : Service Business

Chris, our Hipster Dog Walker, is taking a break in front of BARC with a cup of Joe from Ladro and the dogs are lounging in the sun. He has to make some decisions between whether he becomes a walk-on for the Ferry or continues up the Hill back to class at EDCC, but for now its time to rest!

Tooth Fairy

Category : Service Business

Tooth Fairy and A Sleeping Child (minus one tooth)

Mr. Ima Hurtt

Category : Service Business

Whether he gets the “stuffing knocked out of him” on the weekend or the creaky aches and pains of “hanging around at work”, Mr. Ima Hurtt knows that he will always receive high quality care at Lynnwood Sports & Physical Therapy – Happy Halloween!!!

“Avast ye maties! It is I, Captain Deadmonds. Come by at night, and see I be sailin’ through a lightning storm, to bring sweet treasure to you, on All Hallows Eve!”

Itchy Witchy

Category : Service Business

Itchy Witchy has… Bugs in Her Hair!!!

Nemo loves going to the dentist, even Bruce the shark likes getting his teeth cleaned

The Tooth Fairy

Category : Service Business

The Tooth Fairy has come to visit Affinity Contemporary Dentistry, and her visit is an extended one. She will be here in office for the next month! The Tooth Fairy doesn’t just pick up your teeth when you lose them, she is also concerned about the health of your teeth. She is going to teach all about the good types of sugars for our teeth. The Tooth Fairy is here and has brought us all some tooth healthy lollipops! Come on in and get a tooth healthy lollipop from the Tooth Fairy!

Food/Beverage Business

(restaurants, bars, coffee shops)

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The Itsy Bitsy Spider

Category : Food/Beverage Business

The spider’s of your childhood nursery rhymes have come together at the Edmonds waterfront… The Itsy Bitsy Spider has climbed down Anthony’s water spout, where she has found Little Miss Muffet sitting on her Tuffet… Come and snap a selfie on the Tuffet if you dare….

Maleficent

Category : Food/Beverage Business

Our theme for this year is (princesses and villains)

Brie

Category : Food/Beverage Business

She is our local “cow” girl scarecrow! She loves all things cheeses, but her favorite is Brie. She hopes to travel to Paris one day to see the sights, but for now she will indulge in her favorite french brie & dream. You know what they say – Sweet Dreams are made of Brie, who am I to disagree, travel the world and the seven seas…..

Wine Walk Wendy

Category : Food/Beverage Business

Wendy is an Edmonds local. She is a regular at Girardi’s and is well liked by the locals! One of Wendy’s favorite Edmonds activities is the wine walk!

“Cool Bean” Joe

Category : Food/Beverage Business

Traditional scarecrow bin the green apron, handing you your favorite beverage with a smile!

Mermaid Scarecrow

Category : Food/Beverage Business

Our Scarecrow this year is a mermaid.

Frankencycle

Category : Food/Beverage Business

Frankencycle was born under mysterious circumstances by a scheming team of scientists (aka baristas) under the cloak of night in the graveyard of recycled, forgotten plastic. Frankencycle doesn’t realize why people are so afraid. He’s so much friendlier than he looks. Come on by to say hi.

Scaresquatch

Category : Food/Beverage Business

Giant Grecian Scaresquatch!

Our three Minions are dressed and ready to spend Halloween in a tropical location…  Hopefully they’ll still warm as they wait for Gru, Lucy, Agnes, Margo &  Edith to pick them up….

Blues Brothers

Category : Food/Beverage Business

Elwood and Jake Blues are watching over Engel’s Pub this season a two-fer scarecrow that loves live music.

Some call him Jack Skellington and some may call him Jack the Pumpkin Latte King. Waterfront Coffee Company worked hard to bring your favorite childhood character to life. Come see our 10 foot tall Jack and his dog Zero at Waterfront Coffee Company.

Bloody Mary

Category : Food/Beverage Business

Bloody Mary is our favorite new barfly down at 190 Sunset restaurant. She may be a lousy tipper, but she sure knows how to draw a crowd!

Pomona was a Roman Goddess who watched over and protected her fruit trees. Pomona was among the Numina, guardian spirits of Roman Mythology, who watched over people and their Fruitful Gardens!

Birch the Hipster Barista

Category : Food/Beverage Business

He blogs about all the coffee he’s tried around the world, his fire latte art, and music that hasn’t been recorded yet. You might see him around Edmonds drinking Red Twig Coffee and riding his vintage bike. Favorite Activity: Soul searching

samara morgan

Category : Food/Beverage Business

Samara is adopted by Anna and Richard Morgan, who own a horse ranch on Moesko Island, Washington. As Samara grows older, her powers burn horrible images into her adoptive mother’s mind, nearly driving her insane. Richard banishes Samara to live in the ranch’s barn, but she uses her powers to drive Anna’s beloved horses to suicide. At some point, Samara is taken to a psychiatric hospital but the doctors are unable to explain how she created the images. During a family vacation on Shelter Mountain, Anna attacks Samara as she stands before an old well, suffocating her with a garbage bag and then dropping her down the well.

Skellington Scare-pus

Category : Food/Beverage Business

Nightmare before Christmas Inspired Octopus

Oogie Boogie

Category : Food/Beverage Business

Well, well, well, what have we here? Edmonds scarecrow festival!? Ooooooh I’m really scared! Looks like it’s Oogies turn to Boogie at the Mar•Ket, haunting your fish and chips this year!

Tiki’s Cousin IT

Category : Food/Beverage Business

Mahalo Edmonds

 Financial/Insurance/Real Estate Business

(banks, credit unions, agents, financial consultants)

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Peoples Bank Socktober Scarecrow

Category : Financial/Insurance/Real Estat ..

Knitting Grandma Scarecrow in a rocking chair making socks to donate to shelters around the Puget Sound area.

Save Our Pumpkins

Category : Financial/Insurance/Real Estat ..

In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Coldwell Banker Bain’s scarecrow is named Save Our Pumpkins. We hope that you enjoy viewing our scarecrow and we have more information on breast cancer in the office. Pink ribbons and a donation container for the American Cancer Society are in the office as well.

Coastal Mermaid

Category : Financial/Insurance/Real Estat ..

We’ve found a new home in the coastal community of Edmonds, WA and so has this lovely mermaid. To help us celebrate our arrival, she’s come ashore to lead you on a quest for hidden treasures. Stop by the Coastal Community Bank branch at 123 Third Avenue South where our lovely mermaid will greet you at the door.

Insurance Gnomies

Category : Financial/Insurance/Real Estat ..

Insurance is important “gnome” matter what. Our “gnomies” are here to share their insurance knowledge and “gnome” how. Whether for yourself, your family, or your business we are here to help. “Gnome” what we’re sayin’?

The In-crow-dibles II

Category : Financial/Insurance/Real Estat ..

Everyone’s favorite superhero scarecrow family has moved to downtown Edmonds. Bob, Helen, Violet, and Dash Parr are attempting to live a “normal” life, unaware that baby Jack-Jack has super scarecrow powers. Meanwhile, The Beacon has reported that a sinister plot has been hatched and the Parr’s must find a way to meet the challenge together and save us all. It won’t be easy, even when they’re all In-crow-dible.

Groot

Category : Financial/Insurance/Real Estat ..

Dancing Groot keeping us safe at the bank!

Fe Fi Fo Fum

Category : Financial/Insurance/Real Estat ..

Still waiting for that Golden Egg?….Magic is not the trick….Sprout up a conversation with Jeff Janeway, CFP

Winifred Sanderson

Category : Financial/Insurance/Real Estat ..

Double double toil and trouble, fire burn and cauldron bubble; eye of newt and toe of frog, Wool of bat and tongue of dog; by the pricking of my thumbs, something wicked this way comes!

Artists/Galleries/Government/School/Civic

(art galleries, city, artists, service clubs)

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Bobador Rossi

Category : Artists/Galleries/Government/S ..

Our Salvador Dali scarecrow (created by local artist, Mike O’Day) chooses a different artist to dress up for Halloween each year. This October, Sal has donned his afro and 2-inch brush and is ready to paint some happy little trees, mountains, and cabins as Bob Ross from the Joy of Painting!

Art’ist the Mural’ist

Category : Artists/Galleries/Government/S ..

Artíst the Muralíst (pronounced Arteest the Muraleest)

What is the vision that Artíst has to say

With a pumpkin’s feature that changes each day

Whose face will appear in the glowing orange gown?

As the jack-o-lantern portrait in Edmonds’ downtown.

 

Creative Edmonds

Category : Artists/Galleries/Government/S ..

City of Edmonds Parks, recreation and cultural services created four scarecrows that depict Creative Edmonds, highlighting the Creative District designation for Edmonds. A painter, gardener, cook and writer.

Terrifying Aragog

Category : Artists/Galleries/Government/S ..

Enter the Edmonds Boys & Girls Club at your own risk. Aragog from Harry Potter is starving…..

Friends of the Library Scarecrow

Category : Artists/Galleries/Government/S ..

Friends of Libraries groups have their very own national week of celebration from Oct. 21-27, 2018! The library and Friends created “Luke” the Scarecrow to celebrate volunteerism and make the community aware of the annual book sale on Saturday, October 27 from 9am-4pm and the preview members only sale on Friday, October 26 from 5-6pm.

The money raised support the Edmonds Library as a gathering place for education, meetings, reading, cultural and outreach programs.

Pikachu

Category : Artists/Galleries/Government/S ..

Pikachu was created by a first grade class at College Place Elementary! Pikachu currently watches over the CPE garden.

Calavera Catrina

Category : Artists/Galleries/Government/S ..

Scriber Lake High School lost our beloved Liza Behrendt to cancer last January, but Catrina is here to welcome her spirit back to our realm. We have water to quench her thirst, chocolate and pumpkins to feed her, and the bright colors she loved to guide her journey on Dia de los Muertos. Created by SLHS students.

Grandpa Greg

Category : Artists/Galleries/Government/S ..

He’s 6 feet tall and is wearing a CPE sweatshirt, which stands for College Place Elementary! He is out in our school garden, waving to the kids as they walk by!

The Edmonds Elementary STARS Foundation provides grants for art, reading and science enrichment in the classroom. They fund the ideas of teachers and parents through an annual auction in the Spring. This year the auction is Star Wars themed on May 4th. Email us at eestarsauction@gmail.com if you would like to donate or learn more about our sponsorship opportunities. Thank you from all of the students at Edmonds Elementary and “May the 4th be with you”!

The Haunted Work Site

Category : Artists/Galleries/Government/S ..

The crew at the waste water treatment plant is a little scary this time of year.

The Tunnel Troll

Category : Artists/Galleries/Government/S ..

This Orange-Faced Tunnel Troll, the first of its kind spotted west of the Potomac, took up residency in Edmonds’ Main Street Troll Tunnel earlier this month, and can usually be seen lurking at the south tunnel portal by 86th Place and Main.  Its origins are shrouded in mystery, as the builder so far remains anonymous.

Mr. & Mrs. Potter, sPot and Pottunia

Category : Artists/Galleries/Government/S ..

Mr. & Mrs. Potter are back with sPot and their new furry friend Pottunia!  Come on down to the Edmonds Senior Center to say Hi!  We have lots of great things going on – there is something for everyone at the Center!

Non-Voting

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