Scarecrows welcome for annual Crows on the Cane contest


The Historic District Business Association will host its ninth annual “Crows on the Cane” scarecrow contest Friday, Oct. 16. Entry forms are due by Oct. 15 to the Natchitoches Main Street Office (781 Front Street/

Any businesses, organizations, non-profits, schools or individuals are welcome to participate in the scarecrow contest. All entries will be displayed in the Historic District for judging (Businesses may display in front of their store or in their store windows). Organizers encourage all entries to remain on display throughout the month of October. Cash prizes will be awarded.

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Check-in will be at the Natchitoches Main Street Office (781 Front Street) Oct. 16 from 8-10 a.m.

For more information, contact the Main Street Office at 318-357-3822 or email at