Scarecrow Winners Announced

October 28, 2016

For Immediate Release --

Winners Announced

Several clubs, organizations and
businesses participated in Penn Yan's Scarecrow Contest held during the month
of October and sponsored by the Yates County Chamber of Commerce. Lots of
thought, and fun went into the planning of the scarecrows that lined the
Village streets. Families and visitors stopped to admire and enjoy the many
different displays.

Hundreds of ballots were counted as
onlookers cast their votes for their favorite scarecrow. Scarecrows were judged
in the following four categories. Winners and cash prizes are listed below.


Best Of Show – Penn Yan Public Library                              $100.00

Most Creative – Penn Yan Middle School                   $  25.00

Best Theme – Penn Yan Elks Lodge                          $ 

People's Choice- Lakeside Country Club                     $  25.00

Many thanks go out to all those who
joined in on the event. The Chamber can be contacted at 315.536.3111