Ava Gauthier holds up a scarecrow as her dad Ed, both of Preston, adds more hay during a scarecrow workshop on Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019, at Preston Ridge Vineyard. The Scarecrow Festival, for which admission and contest entry is free, will be held Saturday, Sept. 28, at the Preston City Congregational Church. The event, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. also features entertainment, vendors and crafters, a kid zone and farm demos.
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