Cherryville market hosts Scarecrow Festival

The Cherryville Farmers Market is preparing for its final outdoor market of the season with the fourth annual Scarecrow Festival.

  • Oct. 3, 2012 1:00 p.m.

Those looking to scare up some entertainment this Thanksgiving weekend will want to head out to Cherryville.

The Cherryville Farmers Market is preparing for its final outdoor market of the season, and for a fourth year is holding its Scarecrow Festival.

The event takes place Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

“We have live music all day featuring Cherryville’s own Gallons Corner, Lavington’s Mikkal Waters Band, Vancouver’s Lexi Marie and the Wickeds, and many other talented performers from within our lively valley,” said market coordinator Heather Fleury.

The festival will also include a scarecrow making workshop and a vegetarian chili competition, apple peeling and the weirdest vegetable contest, corn roast,  as well as  local artisans and farmers selling their wares and produce.

The market is located at Highway 6 and Sugar Lake Road in Cherryville behind Frank’s Store.