Scarecrow Contest

We are please to announce the WINNERS of the 2019 Scarecrow Contest!  A total of 798 ballots were cast during the month of October and twenty-five Nebraska City businesses and organizations participated.

The Nebraska City Eagles Club’s entry titled ITS received the highest number of votes this year. Region V’s Dignity took second place and Rise of the Kentucky Fried Chicken at Arbor Psychiatric and Wellness Center came in third. Each of the winners will receive a trophy, special prize and above all, bragging rights.


Nebraska City Businesses are invited to participate in the 2019 Scarecrow Decorating Contest organized by the Tourism & Promotions Committee of NCTC. Our goal is to turn Nebraska City into a scarecrow-filled celebration of fall!

Please fill out the Entry Form (below) and return it to NCTC by Wednesday, October 2.

We will put together a voting ballot based on the Entry Form.

 SCARECROWS are to be displayed outside of your business location for the duration of the contest (Oct. 9-Oct. 31, 2019).

 SCARECROWS must be in good taste.

 A laminated sign will be provided for your SCARECROW with your business name and entry number. If you have a special name for your SCARECROW, share that with us and we will include it on your sign.

 By participating in the SCARECROW Decorating Contest, you agree to provide and collect ballots for the duration of the contest.

 Be creative and use your imagination! If your imagination fails, use Pinterest!

 SCARECROWS will be featured on the NCTC Facebook page.

 Prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd & 3rd Place.

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