Durrow Scarecrow Festival

July 24th to August 1st 2016, Durrow Co.Laois

Durrow Scarecrow Festival 2015

Market Festival Traders:- Traders, please keep an eye on your email in the coming weeks as application forms for the markets are going out soon, please ensure to read the market flyer and come back to us as soon as possible as spaces are limited and bookings will close on the stated dates on the flyer. ... See MoreSee Less

1916 Rising Anniversary: - As it is the 100th year anniversary since the 1916 rising, Durrow Development Forum are looking for old FCA uniforms that can be used for a piece celebrating same at the Durrow Scarecrow Festival. If you have a uniform that you are not using we would appreciate your donation. Please contact us by message. ... See MoreSee Less

Market Festival Traders:- Traders, please keep an eye on your email in the coming weeks as application forms for the markets are going out soon, please ensure to read the market flyer and come back to us as soon as possible as spaces are limited and bookings will close on the stated dates on the flyer. ... See MoreSee Less

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Mary GormanWow....are we going to see something like this in Durrow this year!!

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Joan Stapleton WalshOmg Love this👍👍

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Angela JamesGoodness we used to make houses frm bales of hay at home years ago! This is

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Angela JamesSent too soon! This is a real work of art.

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Here are the Results 2015 Overall winner: Jurassic World by Conahy Vintage Club. Posted by Durrow Scarecrow Festival on Sunday, 2 August 2015

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Happening at the Scarecrow Festival To-day Outdoor Market 11am-5pm In Scarecrow Village – Music by ‘Squawkabout’ and ‘The Reptiles’ (Emily Brophy and Ian Delaney, Singer Songwriters); Passepartout Circus Art & Street Theatre; The Cube; Wheel of Fortune; Scarecrow Making Workshop; Gary Games Family Fun, Butter Making Demonstration Aghaboe Carriage Driving Club Tours Museum – ‘Durrow of Yesteryear’ Exhibition (Courthouse) 3-5pm Arts & Crafts Exhibition & Sale (Community Centre) Announcement of the Winner of the ‘Makeover’ for Ladies Night at 4pm

Posted by Marian On Jul - 26 - 2015 Add Comments READ FULL POST

We are delighted to announce that this year’s Programme of Events is now available online.   Find it under ‘Programme of Events’ on the menu

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Durrow Scarecrow Festival Winners 2014 Overall Winner No. Name Creator Prize 103 State University Clinic – Anger Mgmt Dept Hugh Sheppard €500   Most Humorous Category Place No. Name Creator Prize 1st 72 Miley Silage Ali Conroy €250 2nd 41 The Motley Crew Irene Phelan €125 3rd 61 Stick Your Water Meter The Delahunty Family €75   Most Topical Category Place No. Name Creator Prize 1st 71 The Great War Durrow Fire Service €250 2nd 43 Kimye HoneyMOONing in Laois [...]

Posted by Marian On Aug - 3 - 2014 Add Comments READ FULL POST

With the Durrow Scarecrow Festival kicking off tomorrow the excitement around the town is huge today. Make sure you keep up to date and get a sneak peak at some of the entries by liking our facebook page. www.facebook.com/durrowscarecrowfestival

Posted by Marian On Jul - 26 - 2014 Add Comments READ FULL POST

We are delighted to bring to you the Programme of Events for this year’s festival. Click on  the Programme of Events tab on the main menu to download the brochure. We look forward to welcoming you to Durrow.

Posted by Marian On Jul - 9 - 2014 Add Comments READ FULL POST

It’s getting very close to Scarecrow time and preparations are well underway to bring you our biggest and best Durrow Scarecrow Festival yet. We are delighted to announce our Programme of Events for this year’s festival and hope to the have the Festival Brochure available locally and online very soon. In the meantime check out the Programme of Events Listing here on the website. Don’t forget to ensure that you follow our facebook page which the most up to date [...]

Posted by Marian On Jun - 27 - 2014 Add Comments READ FULL POST

The 2014 festival will take place from Sun 27th July to Monday 4th August.

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For the second year the Durrow Scarecrow Festival has been nominated for the ‘Best Festival 2013′ in the Irish Times Ticket awards. Please vote for us before 15th December.    

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Congratulations to all the winners of this years All Ireland Scarecrow Championships as listed below   Official Results 2013

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