Build a Scarecrow for a Chance to Win Cash Prizes!

Douglasville, Georgia – The Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/ Douglas County (CAC) in partnership with Keep Douglas County Beautiful is proud to present the 1st annual Scarecrow Contest. Calling all sports teams, non-profits, schools, businesses, and churches! The 1st Annual Scarecrow Contest will be offering cash prizes for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place, and bragging rights, of course!

Be a part of the fun this year, channel your inner creativity! Your scarecrow can reflect your mission, organization, business, or your family’s imagination and artistic talents! Entries are free. Registration forms and contest rules are available at All entry forms are due no later than September 27th. Scarecrows will be on exhibit October 1 – 31st at the Cultural Arts Center on Campbellton Street. Awards will be announced at the CAC’s 23rd Annual Chili Cook Off Fundraiser on October 19th at 8:30 pm at O’Neal Plaza. Winners do not have to be present to win. Scarecrows may be judged on a combination of theme, presentation/appearance, and durability by a panel of judges and the CAC’s Public Art Committee. Bonus points will be given to scarecrow displays that are made up of recyclable elements.

The Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/ Douglas County, located at 8652 Campbellton Street in historic downtown Douglasville, Georgia, is open Mondays through Fridays, 9 am to 5 pm. For directions, more information, or to make your reservations, visit or contact the Cultural Arts Council at 770.949.2787.

1st Annual Scarecrow Contest Entry Form