Scarecrow Contest

Hey downtown Oroville… we’re “scarin’ up scarecrows” for y’all during the month of October! Beginning Friday, Oct. 7–Halloween downtown businesses are decorating their windows with one-of-a-kind scarecrows to add to the festivity of the season. So go check out the participating shops and help us find a winner, and see what your downtown has to offer! 


Email for information on participation! 

Participating Businesses:

  • The Exchange

  • Red Fly Clothing 

  • Ruby's Boutique

  • Lowla's Boutique

  • Mug Shots Coffee House

  • Nelson's Footwear

  • Brushstrokes 

  • Nelsons Footwear 

  • Pardon My French 

  • Dot.Kidz

  • Christian Science Reading Room

  • Bella's 

  • More to come!

Voting: We’re asking that our downtown Oroville friends vote for your favorite scarecrow through our social media channels! We will stop counting votes on Friday, Oct. 28th. Winner will be announced on Halloween!

The rules for voting:

1. Each Facebook “like” (up to 2 entries) counts as a vote. FB/Riverfront Facebook

2. Each scarecrow “repost” (up to 2 entries) counts as a vote #scarecroworoville must be visible. IG/Riverfront Instagram

The decoration that receives the most combined “likes” + “reposts” by the 28th will win.