Posted Thursday, October 19th, 2017

Discover Dozens of Comical, Historic, and Colorful Scarecrows Throughout the Gardens

Beginning this Saturday, Oct. 21, through Friday, Nov. 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 of two scarecrows in a field

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.Morris Parks: Festive Scarecrows Take Over Frelinghuysen Arboretum for Halloween

Interested in having your own scarecrow displayed? It’s not too late! Email [email protected] for more information and an application.

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.

For more information on Frelinghuysen Arboretum, visit: https://www.arboretumfriends.org/