Scarecrows at Every Turn in the Santa Ynez Valley

Festival features 115 creations in Solvang and more throughout the area

John Palminteri, KEYT - KCOY - KKFX Senior Reporter, johnp1250@aol.com
POSTED: 07:56 PM PST Nov 07, 2013    UPDATED: 10:32 PM PST Nov 07, 2013 
SOLVANG, Calif. -

The Fourth Solvang Scarecrow Festival is underway in the Santa Ynez Valley.

115 scarecrows are on display.  A map is available at the visitor's center.  

Local residents and tourists can judge them in several different categories such as most humorous, spookiest, and most Danish.

There is also a larger contest going on throughout the Santa Ynez Valley. 

A winner will be chosen on November 20.