Durrow Scarecrow Festival 2014
July 27th to August 4th 2014, Durrow Co.Laois

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.

Posted by Marian On Dec - 9 - 2013 Add Comments READ FULL POST

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.    

Posted by Marian On Dec - 9 - 2013 Add Comments READ FULL POST

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

Posted by Marian On Aug - 4 - 2013 Add Comments READ FULL POST

The festival got mentioned on RTE Radio 1′s Drivetime slot on Friday evening http://www.durrowscarecrowfestival.com/files/20130726marianradioscarecrow.mp3

Posted by larry On Jul - 27 - 2013 Add Comments READ FULL POST

Tune in to Ireland AM on TV3 tomorrow morning (Thurs 25th) at 9.20am to see Durrow Scarecrow Festival feature.

Posted by Marian On Jul - 24 - 2013 Add Comments READ FULL POST

Due to the progression of Harps GAA to a semi final next Tues night, the festival hurling tournament has been cancelled. Apologies for any inconvenience caused and very best of luck to the Harps in the next round.

Posted by Marian On Jul - 24 - 2013 Add Comments READ FULL POST