GATLINBURG, TN – Sept. 25, 2019 – The city of Gatlinburg will attempt to break a Guinness World Record for most scarecrows within a location during Smoky Mountain Harvest Festival. To break the current world record, downtown Gatlinburg must claim over 3,812 scarecrows.
The attempt celebrates Gatlinburg’s recent enhancement of its annual Smoky Mountain Harvest Festival, with features festivities, special events and life-size Scarecrows going on now through Nov. 21 during the area's peak foliage times.
Visitors can enjoy and snap photos with many whimsical scarecrow scenes created by Gatlinburg businesses and community members throughout town and the Great Smoky Arts and Crafts Community, where hundreds of handcrafted Scarecrows and harvest vignettes can be found as part of the community’s Scarecrow Trail.
For more information about the record-breaking challenge please visit www.Gatlinburg.com/scarecrows.
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