This Small Town In Illinois Transforms Into A Scarecrow Wonderland Each Year
There’s a fall fair that takes place in a small town in Illinois each year that few people know about. The annual Shelbyville scarecrow festival is a local favorite that people in the area look forward to all year long.
There’s no better way to celebrate this special season. Whether you love scarecrows or just all things autumn, you’ll love this event. Scroll on to check it out.
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/
Scarecrow Daze takes place throughout the town of Shelbyville, and you can learn more about it on its website or Facebook page.
An Illinois transplant who grew up and went to school in Indiana for 22 years, Elizabeth holds a BFA in creative writing and has enjoyed traveling across the country and parts of Europe. She has visited half of the states, as well as parts of Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean, and regularly travels home to the Hoosier State to see friends and family. With more than five years of writing experience, Elizabeth’s articles have been featured on several websites, and her poetry and short stories have been published in multiple literary journals.
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