Don’t despair! The Scare-Crazy registration deadline has been extended to Monday, September 21! Drop off completed applications at the Chamber office or Weeds Cafe by 9am to be included!
Businesses and residents are invited to participate in Scare-Crazy 2015, but don’t delay –
the registration deadline is this Friday, September 11th is 9am on Monday, September 21! All registration forms must be received by this date, to be included in any marketing or publicity, which includes the Scarecrow map that is distributed to the public.
By participating, you agree to:
- Display your Scarecrow from September 30th through October 31st, and
- Maintain your Scarecrow or arrange for someone to maintain it during the entire duration of the event.
It is our hope that we attract local residents and visitors who come to Cashmere just to see the Scarecrows. They will be disappointed if they are not displayed or are damaged.
Participants will have the opportunity to have their Scarecrow ride on the Scare-Crazy float in the Autumn Leaf Festival Parade on Saturday, September 26th in Leavenworth. This is a first-come, first-serve opportunity with limited space available. All Scarecrows that have registered by the deadline will be included in the judging, which will occur on an undisclosed date. Winners will be notified and prizes awarded accordingly.
Participants will receive future e-mails regarding Scarecrow location confirmation, contest information, and any other Scarecrow related news. This information will also be posted on the Scare-Crazy Facebook page and our website.
Have fun, be creative, and if you have any additional questions, please contact the Chamber office at (509) 782-7404 or email@example.com.
Celebrate the harvest and heritage of our valley at Apple Days October 3-4 from 10:00 am until 4:00 pm at the Cashmere Museum & Pioneer Village. Admission is only $3 and kids under 6 are admitted FREE. Take a guided tour of 20 original pioneer log cabins, enjoy live music and entertainment, and see demonstrations of primitive tools and weapons. And don’t forget the bake sale featuring home baked apple pies! The kids will enjoy games and crafts and lunch will be available courtesy of the Cashmere Lions Club. Affordable family fun for everyone!
- Visit the Cashmere Museum & Pioneer Village for more information.
Scare-Crazy is just around the corner. All Chamber members should have received a registration packet in the mail, highlighting the many ways in which to promote your business during Scare-Crazy.
We are offering advertising space on the Scare-Crazy Map again this year, as an opportunity for you to draw people into your business while they are in town. The maps will be available beginning October 1st.
There are two levels of advertising available:
- $100.00 for a business card size ad on the map
- $250.00 for a business card size ad on the map, a listing & logo on the banners (3 banners), and a logo on the promotional posters and in all newspaper advertising.
Deadline for advertising and artwork is August 28th. Artwork should be camera ready 2” x 3.5”. This is a first come, first serve opportunity with a limited number of spaces available, so don’t delay!
Registration & Event Details
The scarecrow registration deadline is September 11th. All registration forms must be received by this date, to be included in any marketing or publicity, which includes the Scare-Crazy Map.
Scarecrows must be displayed from September 30th through October 31st, during daylight hours. Scarecrows made by businesses that do not have storefronts will be placed in a pre-arranged public space, as determined by the Chamber, in the commercial/business district area.
Businesses with a street-front presence will also have an opportunity to participate in a Scare-Crazy Grand Prize Giveaway. Participating businesses will be designated as such on the Scare-Crazy Map and assigned a secret number. Visitors who wish to enter the Grand Prize Giveaway will have to go into each of the participating businesses, find where the secret number is posted, write the number in the correct location on the map, and then turn in their map when all the secret numbers have been listed. The Grand Prize Giveaway will be a gift basket comprised of items donated by each participating business, and will be on display at the Chamber office throughout the Scare-Crazy promotion.
Participants will also have the opportunity to have their scarecrow ride on the Scare-Crazy float in the Autumn Leaf Festival Parade on Saturday, September 26th in Leavenworth. This is a first come, first serve opportunity with limited space available.
Have fun, be creative, and feel free to contact the Chamber office if you have any questions (509)782-7404 or firstname.lastname@example.org.