1st Annual Branford Garden Club Scarecrow Contest On The Branford Green

By
Real Estate Agent with RE/MAX Alliance 0754296
https://activerain.com/droplet/lgG

1st Annual Branford Garden Club Scarecrow Contest On The Branford Green

If you've driven by the Branford Green this week you've seen some strange looking characters hanging around.  It's all part of the 1st Annual Branford Garden Club Scarecrow Contest on the Branford Green.

They've been on display since October 7th and tomorrow October 14th is the last day to stop by to see them and vote for your favorite.  The Branford Garden Club is sponsoring the event and members will be strolling around the green wearing their green and pink aprons accepting donations to replace the trees that were lost during tropical storm Irene.

Scarecrows on the Branford GreenScarecrows on the Branford Green

Scarecrows on the Branford GreenScarecrows on the Branford Green

Collections boxes for donations are also located at Branford Building Supply, Cohen's Bagels and Towne Pharmacy. 

I stopped by yesterday and it was so wonderful to see how many local organization businesses and families participated in decorating the green with so many unique looking scarecrows.  It's a fabulous display and the kids will love it!

 

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

Branford Condos For Sale

Branford Homes For Sale

 

Donna Bigda REALTOR®
RE/MAX Alliance
203-645-7467
 
 
 
 
Donna Bigda FlickrDonna Bigda LinkedInDonna Bigda TwitterDonna Bigda YouTube

google me

 

Copyright © 2011 by Donna Bigda, All Rights Reserved ...*1st Annual Branford Garden Club Scarecrow Contest On The Branford Green*

close

This entry hasn't been re-blogged:

Re-Blogged By Re-Blogged At
Topic:
Real Estate General Information
Location:
Connecticut New Haven County Branford
Groups:
RE/MAX Active Rain Bloggers
Things to Do/Places to Visit
Area Events
Bananatude
HyperLocal Neighborhood and Community Posts
Tags:
branford ct
branford garden club
branford green
scarecrows on the branford green

Post a Comment
Spam prevention
Spam prevention
Show All Comments
Ambassador
3,759,558
George Souto
George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages - Middletown, CT
Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert

Donna those are great.  I need to take a ride down there and take a look at them.

Oct 13, 2011 02:37 PM #1
Rainmaker
1,333,294
Michelle Gibson
Hansen Real Estate Group Inc. - Wellington, FL
REALTOR

Donna - While this is the first annual scarecrow contest I guarantee it won't be the last, very cool idea.

Oct 13, 2011 02:51 PM #2
Rainmaker
1,161,332
Jane Peters
Home Jane Realty - Los Angeles, CA
Los Angeles real estate concierge services

What a great contest for the season, Donna.  I can imagine driving around and seeing all these entries.  I would be fun to be the judge.

Oct 13, 2011 03:19 PM #3
Rainmaker
635,243
Leesa Finley
RED Properties - Wake Forest, NC
RED Properties - Raleigh NC Real Estate

Interesting!  I have never thought of Scarecrow Contests but what a great idea!  I love the video and like Michelle, I am sure this won't be the last of the contest!

Oct 14, 2011 02:27 AM #4
Ambassador
3,935,567
Jeff Dowler, CRS
Solutions Real Estate - Carlsbad, CA
The Southern California Relocation Dude

Donna

Those are so cool. What a great idea. It seems that this sort of contest is becoming more and more popular. Thanks for sharing your great photos.

Jeff

Oct 14, 2011 12:06 PM #5
Ambassador
551,797
Julie Dumaine-Russell
RE/MAX Alliance - Branford, CT

George - They were some really amazing scarecrow creations.

Michelle - This first one was very successful and I'm sure that next year's will be even better.

Jane - If I were a judge it would be so hard to pick a winner.  They were all so awesome.

Leesa - So glad you liked the video.  There were other towns nearby that ran similar contests this year too.

Jeff - I hope it remains popular here Jeff.  It was so much fun strolling around the green to look at all of them.

Oct 15, 2011 12:21 PM #6
Rainmaker
289,437
Ellie Penaranda
239.776.5077 Downing-Frye Realty - Naples, FL
Naples Florida Real Estate - Waterfront & Beach Co

Hi Donna, I love scarecrows!  How much fun this must have been for the participants to put together - the kids should have a field day!  Thanks for sharing those photos with us.

Oct 24, 2011 03:09 PM #7
Ambassador
2,667,601
Katerina Gasset
Get It Done For Me Virtual Services - Wellington, FL
Get It Done For Me Virtual Services
Hello Donna, I'm sure the 1st Annual Branford Garden Club Scarecrow Contest On The Branford Green has been a success. The entire family will surely enjoy this wonderful event.
Jun 20, 2013 01:56 PM #8
Rainmaker
708,947
Petra Norris
Lakeland Real Estate Group, Inc. - Lakeland, FL
Realtor, Lakeland FL Homes for Sale
That sure is very interesting event Donna. Great idea! Thanks for sharing.
Aug 14, 2013 12:35 PM #9
Rainer
193,920
Waynette Hoover Araj
Keller Williams Realty - Asheboro, NC
Connecting your Dreams with the Right Real Estate
What a great idea you have here Donna about 1st Annual Branford Garden Club Scarecrow Contest On The Branford Green. I guarantee that this was turned out to be a succesful event. Keep it up!
Aug 16, 2013 12:25 PM #10
Rainmaker
705,795
Erika Rogers
Red Rock Real Estate ~ Southern Utah's Largest Independent Brokerage - Saint George, UT
St George Utah Real Estate & Relocation Specialist
Sounds like a great event Dona. I hope all goes well in this 1st Annual Branford Garden Club Scarecrow Contest On The Branford . Enjoy your day!
Aug 18, 2013 11:58 PM #11
Post a Comment
Spam prevention
Show All Comments

What's the reason you're reporting this blog entry?

Are you sure you want to report this blog entry as spam?

Ambassador
551,797

Julie Dumaine-Russell

Ask me a question
*
*
*
*
Spam prevention