"Scarecrows in the Garden" showcases a multitude of original masterpieces which are created by local students, organizations, businesses, and individuals making this quite the treat for folks visiting the area.
Scarecrows will be displayed throughout Downtown Main Street Stanford until November 1, 2019. Seasonal decorations, adorned throughout the area, add value to this great family fun event!
In addition, events like the "Scarecrow Scamper," the "Scarecrow Fall Craft Show," and the delicious "Scarecrow Chili Lunch & Pie Contest" will be held bringing additional entertainment to all throughout town.
Thank you for coming out and visiting, we hope you enjoy your stay!
Schedule of Events - Make a Day of It!9AM - 10AM: CANCELLED - Scare the Crow Outta Cancer Run (meet @ 8:45AM)
10AM - 4PM: Scarecrow Contest (displays up by 10AM)
10AM - 4PM: Scarecrow Fall Craft Show (tables up by 9AM)
11AM - 1PM: Scarecrow Chili Lunch & Pie Contest
11AM - 5PM: Waterhole Saloon Drink Specials and so much more!2019 Scarecrows in the Garden Winners1st Place:
Zee Knutson: Getting to Know Beulah
Courthouse Crew: Willy Wonka and the Oompa Loompas
CMR Stampede Club: Little Bo Sheep
Dale and Kathy Scott: Timothy Burr
Jane Haker: Monarch Pumpkin
Still being voted on!
Tess Brady @ 406-566-2633For more views of photos taken during this event, please visit the Russell Country Facebook Page and Photo Galleries.
Thank you, your support is appreciated!
Scarecrow Chili Lunch & Pie Contest
Stanford, MontanaThe Stanford Beautification Street Committee will be hosting the Scarecrow Chili Lunch and Pie Contest at the Stanford City Hall.
These Chili’s are sure to be sassy and spicy and will be served with all the fixings and caramel rolls too! $6.00 per person/ $1.00 beverages.
Enter your best pie creations for cash prizes: $75 for first, $50 for second, and $25 for third!
Slices of pie and toppings will also be available for sale!
Where/When: Stanford City Hall from 11:00am-1:00pm
For more information and to enter the pie contest contact Alverta Andersen at 406-566-2652.
Scarecrow Chili Lunch Contact:
Janine Merrill @ 406-366-5881 or 406-535-5707
Pie Contest Contact:
Alverta Anderson @ 406-566-2652Thank you, your support is appreciated!
2019 Pie Winners1st Place: Cathy Scott – Pecan $75
2nd Place: Diana Roen – Strawberry Rhubarb $50
3rd Place: Kathy Smail – Triple Berry $25
Scarecrow Fall Craft Show
Come and visit the Stanford City Hall on Saturday and see what the merchants are sharing this Fall Season! Many quality crafted items made from individuals throughout the area will be available for purchasing from 10:00am - 4:00pm. We will be bringing you a feast of modern, quirky and quality crafts, including prints, home wares, works of art, jewelry, accessories...and more!
Crafter/Vendor Space is Limited: this is your chance to exhibit--and sell--your talents! We are making it happen for you! So bring those wares and handcrafted items and join in the fun!
If you are a Crafter/Vendor who would like to book table space at the craft show, please contact Sue Reynolds at 406-366-6885. Reservations are accepted on a first come, first serve basis.
Vendor Entry Fee: $20 per table (table set-up by 9:00am)
Where/When: Stanford City Hall; October 12, 2019 from 10:00am-4:00pm.
Deadline to register: September 15, 2019 at 6:00pm. You can register online below or contact Sue Reynolds at 406-366-6885.
Fall Craft Show RegistrationFall Craft Show:
Sue Reynolds 406-366-6885For more views of photos taken during this event, please visit the Russell Country Facebook Page and Photo Galleries.
Thank you, your support is appreciated!
- Scare the Crow Outa Cancer Run
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
What: This will be a 1 mile or 3 mile Fun Run/Walk.
When: Saturday, October 2020
9:00am - 3 mile run/walk
9:00am - 1 mile run/walk
Where: Both races will start and finish at the Stockman Bank located on Downtown Stanford on Main Street. (runners and walkers, please arrive by 8:45am.) The course will be clearly marked. The Races will be mostly on highway with flat ground. No roller blades, skateboards, bikes or pets permitted in the race!
Entry Fee: Pre-Registration will be $15.00 for all ages until September 30, 2019. Race Day Registration Fee will be $20.00. Pre-registration guarantees a "Goodie Bag." (registration fees are non-refundable)
Deadline to Register: Pre-registration September 30, 2019;
Race Day Registration Available.
Prizes: Door Prizes will be given away and refreshments will be provided following the event.
Proceeds from Scare the Crow Outta Cancer Run will benefit local Breast Cancer Awareness.