The Harvest Time Scarecrow Festival is still in full swing in Wayne County.

Scarecrows continue to appear throughout the county. The scarecrow contest votes have been counted. Chuckwagon came in first place, Torrey Town came in second place, and All Wells Drilling in Hanksville came in third place. Thanks to everyone who is participating in this county-wide event!

The Third Annual Pumpkin Run for kids will be held on Thursday October 22 at 5PM at the Bicknell Community Center. It will be a fun event for the whole family. The one mile walk/run includes 5 different age groups and prizes for the top 3 finishers in each group. Come pick a pumpkin to decorate from the pumpkin patch. Enter the costume contests and enjoy carnival games. All the activities are free! The event is sponsored by the The Entrada Institute and coordinated by Wayne Athletics, Inc. The WHS cross country team will provide a sloppy joe dinner for a $5 donation.

The Wayne County Community Halloween Party will take place at the Rim Rock Restaurant on Saturday evening October 24th. This FREE event is open to the public. Come in costume and enter the costume contest. Awards will be given in both the kid’s and adult’s categories. Come enjoy some free food and a great dance band. This event is sponsored by the Entrada Institute.