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Scarecrows Celebrate 20 Years with Music

_DSC4523 (2)Get ready to celebrate 20 years of the Meaford Scarecrow Invasion and Family Festival. We are going to celebrate with music! Join us on September 30th for the Family Festival and Parade starting at 6 pm. The Scarecrows will start invading in early September and we hear they are a jolly bunch with songs and instruments set to bring joy to all. Special events are planned throughout the year so visit this site often.

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Businesses embrace scarecrows: Competition winners announced

One of Meaford’s newest businesses, Howard Florist and Greenhouses on Margaret Street, has won double honours in this year’s business competition for the best outdoor scarecrow display and the people’s choice award.  Each year, the Scarecrow Invasion and Family Festival invites businesses in the municipality to create scarecrow displays in one of three categories: indoor,

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Thank you to Our 2016 Sponsors

  Thank you to our terrific sponsors. Meaford BIA Municipality of Meaford Meaford Chamber of Commerce Bayshore Broadcasting Jim and Isabel Almond My Favorite marketer The Meaford Independent Meaford Express Rogers TV the Co-operator’s Jeff Elford Insurance and Financial Services Rotary Club Dairy Queen Grandma Lambe’s              


Best-ever parade, festival kept visitors partying well into the night

Meaford’s award-winning Scarecrow Invasion and Family Festival celebrated its 20th anniversary with fanfare, fun, and thousands of happy faces that lined the streets of the southern Georgian Bay town in the heart of Ontario’s apple growing country on Sept. 30th amidst two hundred or more scarecrows that are testimony to the community spirit that shines