In its third year, Last Straw Fest is a tradition for thousands of families across Austin to come together for a full day of fun. The festival will feature pumpkin carving, fall-themed family activities, food trucks, music, and more. Attendees are sure to be amazed by the many scarecrow sculptures created by our generous sponsors.
This event is free and open to the public. Donations are accepted.
Sunday: October 29th, 10AM-4PM
Fall Themed Photo Booth
Pick a Duck
Pumpkin Ring Toss
Burro Cheese Kitchen
Casey's New Orleans Snowballs
Gold Start Kettle Corn
Join us for Trick-or-Treating around the Garden at 11 AM, 1 PM and 3 PM.
Music by DJ Gastby from 12 PM - 4 PM.
Showcase your brand’s creativity and join in a little friendly competition to support Austin’s only free fall festival for families. “Sculpt” a scarecrow to win the hearts of locals while helping support one of Austin’s signature non-profit museums and their ongoing programs. Stake your claim - reserve your spot in the garden now!Register by October 13
October 23rd-26th, 10-4PM
Sponsors, come build and set up your scarecrow masterpieces.
October 26th, 6-8PM
Join us for a special happy hour for all the sponsors. Scarecrow judging will also happen at this time.