Schools and Youth Groups Scarecrow Competition 2018


Thu, 04/01/2018 to Thu, 08/03/2018


13:00 to 16:00



Contact name: 

David Brooks


+44 20 8394 1734

Contact email: 


Bourne Hall Museum
Spring Street
KT17 1UF

The great scarecrow competition returns again as part of this year's Herald of Spring, 10 March 2018.  Local primary schools and youth groups are invited to enter our competition and be inspired to create a scarecrow on this year’s theme of Mother Nature

Scarecrow criteria:

・  Entries must be a lady scarecrow . Perhaps one famous in history such as a Suffragette.

・ Props may be used with the scarecrow.

・ Scarecrows must include some plant material which can be living, fresh or dried.

・  They should be no taller than 1.8m tall and be able to withstand all weather conditions.

・  The use of recycled materials is encouraged.

 Scarecrows must be brought to Bourne Hall on Wednesday 8 March 2017.

The scarecrows will be judged by the Mayor of Epsom & Ewell on Saturday 10 March 2018.


1st place £100 vouchers of your choice

2nd place £50 vouchers of your choice

Further information available from         David Brooks, Bourne Hall Museum, Spring Street, Ewell, Surrey, KT17 1UF.    Tel 020 8394 1734. Email

Happy Scarecrow