October 17 – 18, 2020
12 – 6 PM
The first weekend of Scarecrow Fest is Dogs Weekend, with the Rock N Roll K-9 performance team putting on a total of 6 shows — 3 shows on Saturday and 3 shows on Sunday – 11:30 am, 2:00 pm and 4:30 pm.
Saturday and Sunday from noon – 6 pm, try your hand at the pumpkin catapult and see how far you can launch a pumpkin! You can also try your hand at pumpkin bowling or do some arts and crafts by painting a pumpkin and much more!
On Sunday, October 18, the doggie costume contest will be held at 5:00 pm on the Fest Platz Stage. Pre-registration at Hello Cats & Dogs is required for the costume contest, you can sign up from 11 am to 4:30 pm that day.
Following the costume contest, there is a doggie pet parade throughout the complex from 5:30 pm – 6:00 pm starting at the Fest Platz – dogs who participate will receive a treat bag! Treat bags are first come, first serve.
Bring the whole family to Frankenmuth River Place Shops for Kids Weekend of Scarecrow Fest!
From noon – 6 pm on Saturday and Sunday, try your hand at the pumpkin catapult and see how far you can launch a pumpkin! You can also test your skill at pumpkin bowling or do some arts and crafts, by painting a pumpkin and much more!
Free family entertainment options for Kids Weekend include a DJ spinning Halloween-themed music from noon to 6 p.m. on Saturday, October 24 and performances by the Great Lakes Drum Corps Alumni at 1:30 and 3 p.m. on Sunday, October 25. Both activities take place in the Fest Platz area near the Cass River Bar and Grill.
Kids parade on Sunday, October 25 throughout the complex from 5:30 pm – 6:00 pm starting at the Fest Platz – kids who participate will receive a treat bag! Treat bags are first come, first serve.
Two of the 500 treat bags will include a ‘Golden Ticket’ that you can redeem for an awesome Halloween prize package including a huge pumpkin to carve or paint with included paint markers, special candy treats and gift certificates that can be used at any of our stores at River Place Shops! Must be redeemed onsite before October 31, 2020. No cash value.
Please note: Due to restrictions from COVID19, some event details may change. Keep an eye on this page for updates!