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Posted on: October 12, 2023

[ARCHIVED] Scarecrows and Skeletons Take Over Downtown

2023 Skeletons and Scarecrows Contest

SEGUIN, Texas - The windows of downtown are decked out with signs of the fall season as part of Seguin Main Street’s Annual Scarecrow & Skeleton Contest. As part of the contest, businesses, organizations, and individuals put up a display featuring scarecrows and skeletons in their storefront windows. 

The skeletons and scarecrows were recently judged by Mayor Donna Dodgen, City Public Information Officer Jennifer Sourdellia, and Gay Lynn Olsovsky with the Seguin Gazette.

The winners for best displays are as follows:

    Best Overall – Tarpon Blue Real Estate & Insurance, 105 S. River Street

    1st Place – Teatro De Artes De Juan Seguin, inside Burnt Bean BBQ at 108 S. Austin Street

    2nd Place – KWED, 609 E. Court Street

    3rd Place – Austin Street Vintage, 519 N. Austin Street

Other entries received special recognition awards including:

    The Sold-Out Award – Keepers Interiors & Furniture, 615 N. Austin Street

    Most Trendy – Glam By Laura Ann, 420 N. Austin Street

    Best Business Theme – RE/MAX GO, 115 N. Austin Street

    Best Nonprofit Theme – Guadalupe Co. Democrat Club, 111 N. Austin Street

    Prettiest Entry – LULAC Council 682 Seguin, 200 S. Austin Street

    Best Fall Theme – Kari’s Kuts, 202 S. King Street

    Most Original – Mercer Blumberg Learning Center, 118 N. Bowie Street

    Most Shocking – Seguin Electric Company, 1406 N. Austin Street

    Scariest Entry – Seguin Art League, 104 S. Austin Street

    Most Crafty – You’re So Crafty, 208 S. Austin Street

    Most Hair Raising – Seguin Beauty School, 102 E. Court Street

The skeletons and scarecrows will be on display through the end of October.

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