Monthly Archives: October 2018

Scarecrow Contest Winners Announced

The results are in and the winners of the First Annual Deep River Scarecrow Contest have been chosen! The Deep River Merchants Association, the Deep River Garden Club and the Deep River Parks & Recreation Department extend their thanks to everyone for their participation, whether they built a scarecrow or visited downtown to view the creepy creations and support local businesses. The scarecrows will be back next year, and remember it is never too early to start planning your scarecrow!

Best In Town … The Nest, The Nest Coffee House – Jane Moen & Friends

Scariest … Lady in Black – Deep River Historical Society

Funniest … Angus scarecrow by one vote over Jonathan scarecrow – Amy Winchell

Cutest … Cat in the Hat – Church Street Child Care

Honorable Mentions … Razz Salon, Pondside Kitchens & Hearth, Deep River Library, Deep River Garden Club. and Eye Doctors – Elgart Gordon & Associates


13th Annual Jams for Cans Concert (11-10-18)

Join us for a night of magnificent music by many talented and gracious local artists:
Every year, Face Arts Music holds this family-friendly event to assist with stocking the Deep River Food Pantry for the winter months. Enjoy the music and simple snacks provided for performers and the audience. Admission is 5 or more non-perishable food items per person.
WHEN: Saturday, November 10, 2018, from 5 to 10:30 PM
WHERE: Deep River Ambulance Building, 284 West Elm Street, Deep River, CT 

ITEMS NEEDED: Tuna, cranberry items, canned soups, dry goods, boxed mac ‘n’ cheese, peanut butter, jellies or jams, personal hygiene items, supermarket gift cards to allow those benefitting to purchase fresh foods. (No breakable containers, please.) Monetary donations are also welcome.

First Annual Deep River Scarecrow Contest (10-27-18)

Just one of our town festivities for the month of October! Check out the creative scarecrows about town and learn who gets the bragging rights when winners are announced at the Deep River Trunk or Treat on Saturday, October 27, at 6 pm at Devitt Field, 15 Southworth Street in Deep River.

Hosted by the Deep River Merchants, the Deep River Garden Club and the Parks & Recreation Department.

Deep River Scarecrow Contest!