By John Gailey
Nov 26, 2016

Sell Scout Show Discount Cards and Raise Money for Summer Camp

Beginning December 1st, individuals, Cub packs, Scout troops, Varsity teams, Venturing crews, Young Women groups, and Youth Ministry groups can begin selling discount cards to raise money for their summer camp!

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Sales begin December 1, 2016 and go to March 1, 2017.

The Discount Card includes admission to the Big Outdoors Expo and Scout Show at the Utah Valley University March 10-11, 2017 along with hundreds of amazing deals at your favorite restaurants & shops.

Plan now to attend the Utah County Scout Show 2017. This pass comes on the smart savers card with thousands of dollars worth of free stuff and discounts, and 70% of the sale goes to support local Scouting.

Smart Savers Card

The Smart Savers Card is the largest yearly fundraiser that can be approved for local Scouts’ activities. When a Scouts sells a $20 discount card (includes one Scout Show ticket), the Scout receives 70% of the price for Scouting-related activities like summer camp, equipment and other Council events. 2016_scout_show_01a2017_scout_show_photos

Completely Free Items:

  • Martial Arts Tuition
  • Athletic Events
  • Bowling
  • Golfing
  • Movies
  • Comedy Shows
  • Fitness Pass
  • Car Wash
  • Hair Care
  • Dental Services
  • Cookies & Bread
  • Pizza
  • Sandwiches
  • Frozen Custard & Smoothies
  • & Much Much More!!!

Click HERE to see all the free and discounted items on the SAMPLE card. (PDF of Card)

Contact a local Scout to purchase your card!

For more information on how a Scout can sign up to sell Smart Saver cards and Scout Show tickets, click HERE

The Big Outdoors Expo and Scout Show

Scout Show 2017 promises fun for the entire family. Here is a glimpse of the activities you can expect to find at the Scout Show:

  • Fire-building games—Build small fires in a competitive setting.
  • Whittling—Spend some time learning whittling skills from an experienced carver.Sailboat game Scout Expo 2014
  • Monkey Bridge—Can you walk on a rope bridge without falling off?
  • Loop-de-loop Pinewood Derby—Bring your car to race on a super-sized track.
  • Knot-tying games—Demonstrate your expertise and learn a new skill or two.
  • Cub Scout games—Hours of

     

    entertainment for young kids.

  • Ride-on Train—All aboard the indoor railroad.
  • Scout Store—Shop for the latest Scout Stuff.
  • Camping Info—Experience what is available at our council camps.
  • Leadership Course Info—Experience a taste of youth and adult leadership training courses.
  • MUCH, MUCH more.

Here are some video clips from last year’s activities:

Cub Scout Games and Crafts

3-D printer

A Pinewood Derby Track with Six-Foot Loop and Cars to Race

For more information or to volunteer to help staff Scout Show events contact John Gailey at john.gailey@scouting.org.

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Author: John Gailey | Director of Support Services, Utah National Parks Council, BSA.

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