Festival Countdown

Signature Events

2019 Scarecrow Fest Signature Events

Q Center Main Stage Live!

Fri & Sat 10-8, Sun 10-4

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Photo Op Stations

Fri & Sat 10-6, Sun 10-5

Scarecrow Contest Displays

MEIJER ZONE – Vote for your favorite scarecrows in each of the categories. Ballots available at the MEIJER ZONE Information Booth.Fri & Sat 10-9, Sun 10-5

Make Your Own Scarecrow

Fri 11-4, Sat & Sun 10-4

OLD ST CHARLES and CITY OF ST CHARLES ZONE. Bring a scarecrow to life. Stuff and dress your own unique handmade scarecrow to take home. Supplies are available or bring your own. Clothing is limited to one set per family.

Autumn on the Fox Arts & Craft Show

Fri & Sat 10-5, Sun 10-4

Located in Pottawatomie Park (north of CITY OF ST. CHARLES ZONE along Riverwalk), this show features over 150 vendors with handmade items to temp you.

Windy City Amusements Carnival

Thurs 5-9pm, Fri 12-10pm, Sat 11am-10pm, Sun 11am-6pm

2nd street and Cedar Street. $25 unlimited ride armband special: Thurs –5-9pm,  Sat – 11am-3pm, Sun – 11am-3pm. Children less than 48” must be accompanied by an adult. * Rides for special needs patrons are available Thursday October 4th 3-4:30pm.


Activities Schedule

Friday, October 11



Saturday, October 12



Sunday, October 13



Please thank our sponsors including Flood Brothers for making this Fest possible!


See it. Do it. Live it.

Rentals are available to ride the river, play some golf, and bike the scenic trails and roads. See What’s Happening around Town for a weekend full of fun ideas! To book a room click here or call 800.777.4373 to make your reservations.