Northowram Scarecrow Festival – This weekend

The Northowram Scarecrow Festival 2016 will be held this weekend from Saturday 30 April to Monday 2 May and this years program will include:

Scarecrow festival 2016New this year
Bake-off Competition
New look Treasure Trail
Local Arts & Crafts Stalls

Old favourites
Competitions including Dog Show
Cream teas & BBQ’s
Live music
Raffle with great prizes

For the Children
Crafts and games
Baking competition
Bouncy castles

All bake-off entries need to be registered to be in with a chance of being awarded Northowram Scarecrow Star Baker or Young Star Baker – Entry forms can be found online at and can be posted in the Scarecrow Letterbox Outside Northowram Newsagents or emailed to

During the weekend of the festival you are more than welcome to pop into Heywood United Reformed Church where there will be a fully stocked Ice Cream Parlour and refreshment store up and running every day.