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Big Things Are Happening in 2016

Now in its eighth year, the Cambria Scarecrow Festival has grown into a community-wide event with hundreds of scarecrows bowling, bathing, painting, pedaling, fishing and flying through Cambria, San Simeon and Harmony. Over the years, the festival has grown into one of the most unique festivals of hand-crafted folk art in the U.S., drawing thousands of visitors from across the country. And 2016 will be no exception! In fact, we are pretty sure it is going to be the best one yet!

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Celebrate our 2016 Winners!

Best of Show 2016 ~ Betty Boop

So far, we've counted over 540 scarecow heads in this year's Festival. And on October 1st, we announced the winners in our annual scarecrow competition. Be sure to visit the area and check them out yourself. If you'd like a guide, click the button below for the complete list of winning scarecrows, their creators, and sponsoring location.

View 2016 Scarecrows