The annual Scarecrow Festival at Assumption Catholic School will take place Oct. 18.

The fall-themed event is set from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the school, 605 Stratfield Road.

In addition to fashioning their own scarecrows, visitors can visit a range of crafts and vendor booths, paint pumpkins and enjoy a petting zoo and pony rides, a moon bounce and a children’s book sale, as well as have lunch, cider and buy baked goods.

For more information, call Assumption Catholic School at 203-334-6271.