The Scarecrows' Big Day Out, held in spring each year, brings families flocking to Gladstone. This year the festival will be held on Saturday 14 November 2020 from 9.30am to 2pm at Gladstone School. It showcases the creativity of local residents of the Gladstone region near Carterton and features scarecrow displays & events dotted through out the landscape.
Grab a scarecrow map and do the Scarecrow Drive around the beautiful district spotting scarecrows.
Then visit the famous Gladstone School Scarecrow Fair at Gladstone School. Jump on a fair ride, join in the country games, and indulge in the local food!
Check out Scarecrows on the Gobbler - Gladstone's secret setting, a family owned 6 hole golf course. Wander through Scarecrow displays, sip on local wine and beer & food, enjoy the entertainment, while relaxing and taking in the country atmosphere.
Here's a taste of a previous year's event!