Festive Scarecrows Take Over the Frelinghuysen Arboretum


Oct 21, 2017 to Nov 17, 2017

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).


Beginning Saturday, October 21 through Friday, November 17, explore the beautiful gardens of the Frelinghuysen Arboretum in Morris Township, and spy dozens of festive, fall scarecrows designed by individuals, businesses, organizations, scout groups, and school classes.

Photo Scarecrow            Visit the Haggerty Education Center for a map of locations to find these crafty creations. Keep your eyes out for the ‘Gary the Gardener’ scarecrow, dressed as one of the Arboretum’s own gardeners. Find all of the scarecrows, take a selfie with your favorite to post on Facebook or Instagram, and take a mini-scarecrow home to decorate yourself.

            Interested in having your own scarecrow displayed? It’s not too late! Email gmontgomery@morrisparks.net for more information and an application. All scarecrows should make their appearance at the Arboretum by the weekend of October 14.

            Enjoy this FREE event at your own convenience throughout the dates listed. For more information and directions to The Frelinghuysen Arboretum in Morris Township, visit morrisparks.net or call 973.631.5004.




Frelinghuysen Arboretum
Morris Township, NJ

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