Mickey, Minnie, Disney

2018 Festival Competitions

The Scarecrows returned!

The standard of the scarecrow competition in 2018 was very high featuring the theme of Disney characters – below are the winners.

Scarecrow competition – Best window display

  • Joint 1st Prize – Broadbents & Living Colour
  • 2nd prize – The Children’s Society, Forge Shopping Centre
  • 3rd Prize – The Children’s Society, London Road

Scarecrow competition – Public vote

  • 1st Prize – Fiona Bruce, Solicitors – Karl
  • 2nd Prize – Smarts Furnishings – Darth Vader
  • 3rd Prize – Little Box of Treats, Wall E



As well as great entertainment and fabulous food and drink, the Festival hosted several competitions: scarecrow, dog show and art exhibition.

2018 competition winners

Thank you to local businesses for donating prizes for the Grand Festival Draw and to everyone who bought a ticket. The winners:

  • 1st – Personalised Deckchair value £150 from MAD (digital), ticket 02846
  • 2nd Prize – Taster evening for 2 from Corks Out. ticket 01572
  • 3rd Prize – Michelle – £60 voucher from Smithfields Kitchens, ticket 02683
  • Plus 30 other prizes generously donated by local traders and businesses.

Here is the complete list of the 2018 Grand Draw winners.

Festival Dog Show

Back by popular demand (especially for the dogs who kindly bring their owners along!) this anticipated event was a keen contest run in aid of the Merseyside Retired Greyhound Trust.

Festival Art Exhibition at St Thomas’ Church

Thank you to the talented local artists who took part incuding and for the public for voting for their favourite.

  • 1st place – £100 to Paul Conreen for his oil painting ‘Sardines’

  • 2nd place – £50 to Helen Hassall for her acrylic painting ‘Carribean Turtle’.

Stockton Heath Festival Tudor Pole award – public vote winner, Alex Koenigs for his oil painting ‘Gordes, France’.

Here is the complete list of 2018 scarecrow, word search and art competition winners.