The entertainment lineup for the annual Scarecrow Festival in Kaufman Oct. 26-27 has been announced.

Friday night bands, scheduled from 5-11 p.m., include the jazz and blues of Warren Hood and the Latin rock of Los Aztex.

The Saturday music gets started with local favorite Chip Murrey and the Texas Underground.

Wes Pruitt will sing and play the blues followed by the folk sound of E-Flat Porch Band. Brandon Bamburg finishes off the day with some country and western. The festival runs 8-5 on Saturday.

The festival is held around the downtown square with a children’s area, vendor booths including a variety of food, arts and crafts and organizations and a beer and wine garden.

The Kaufman Lions Club will host an all-you-can-eat pancake day on Saturday from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Landmark Church of Christ just south of the square.

Pancakes, sausage and drinks are $8.

The Scarecrow Parade runs up Washington St. on Saturday morning, beginning at Kaufman High School at 9 a.m. Parade registration deadline is Oct. 12.

The festival is sponsored by the Kaufman Chamber of Commerce.

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