Scarecrow Trail 2024

We’re thrilled to announce the return of the much-anticipated Ampleforth Scarecrow Trail for its third consecutive year! Get ready to experience a delightful journey through our charming village, adorned with creative and whimsical scarecrow displays that are sure to captivate visitors of all ages.

Event Details:

  • Date: 7-8 September 2024
  • Time: 10am – 4pm
  • Location: Ampleforth Village

What to Expect:

The Ampleforth Scarecrow Trail promises a day filled with laughter, discovery, and community spirit. As you wander through our picturesque village, you’ll encounter a colorful array of scarecrows crafted by local residents, businesses, and community groups. Each scarecrow tells its own unique story, showcasing the creativity and ingenuity of our talented community members.

Highlights of the Trail:

  • Creative Displays: Prepare to be amazed by the imaginative and inventive scarecrow designs that line the streets of Ampleforth. From whimsical characters to themed displays, there’s something to delight everyone along the trail.
  • Community Involvement: The Ampleforth Scarecrow Trail wouldn’t be possible without the participation and support of our vibrant community. Join us as we celebrate the creativity and friendship that make our village truly special.

How to Participate:

  • Create a Scarecrow: To participate, entries are £2 each and can be submitted to Hearts or Daisy Day Care. Please ensure to include your £2 entry fee along with your completed form. To participate in creating a scarecrow, please collect an entry form from Hearts or online or by scanning the QR code or contact us.
  • Plan Your Visit: Grab your friends, family, or furry companions and embark on a memorable journey along the Ampleforth Scarecrow Trail. Don’t forget to bring your camera to capture unforgettable moments along the way.
  • Vote for Your Favorite: Don’t miss your chance to cast your vote for the best scarecrow creation! Every vote counts, so be sure to support your favorite scarecrow masterpiece.
  • Maps Available: Maps highlighting the trail route and scarecrow locations will be available for purchase starting September 6th at Hearts of Ampleforth. Your support helps maintain and improve our beloved playing field, so every penny counts! 🏞️

Join Us for a Day of Fun and Festivity:

The Ampleforth Scarecrow Trail promises to be a highlight of the year, bringing together residents and visitors alike for a day of community celebration and enjoyment. Whether you’re a longtime resident or a first-time visitor, you’re sure to be enchanted by the magic of our charming village and its whimsical scarecrows.

Don’t miss out on the excitement – mark your calendars and get ready to experience the magic of the Ampleforth Scarecrow Trail!