Greater Liberty Chamber of Commerce Hosts Fall Events

Scarecrow decorating contest and murder mystery dinner are on the October calendar.    

LIBERTY, N.Y. (September 22, 2016) – Fall is in the air, and the Town of Liberty Chamber of Commerce is providing area businesses and residents with two great ways to celebrate the season.

Businesses are encouraged to take part in the 5th Annual Scarecrow Decorating Contest to promote their business and the business community. Scarecrows must be made of homemade materials and constructed on a wooden base. Creations will be judged on overall creativity, best use of material and style. The deadline for entry is Friday, October 7. All participants will receive a scarecrow photo advertisement on the Liberty Chamber Facebook page.

The Chamber is also organizing “Polter-Heist,” a murder mystery dinner. The dinner game show will take place on Sunday, October 30 at 5 p.m. in the Liberty Diner at 25 Sullivan Avenue in Liberty. There will be a costume contest and fun prizes. The cost is $40 for chamber members and $45 for non-chamber members, and seating is limited.

To enter the scarecrow contest or get tickets to the murder mystery dinner, contact the Greater Liberty Chamber of Commerce at 845-292-9797 or email Information can also be found on the Greater Liberty Chamber of Commerce Facebook page or online at

Also visit the Town of Liberty’s website:

About Liberty, N.Y.

Located at the crossroads of the Catskill Mountains and Hudson Valley region, Liberty is just 90 minutes from New York City. Known for its top notch trails and parks, Liberty is an ideal weekend getaway. Nationally recognized for its award winning school district, those who visit choose to stay. And with its business-friendly climate and strategic location, Liberty is an ideal place to do business. Liberty, New York: live here, play here and do business here!