Tradeshow of Scouting

Birchwood Manor
111 N Jefferson Rd, Whippany, NJ 07981
5:45 – 9:00pm

Scouters: Check out ideas for your 2017-18 program year from council committees and outside vendors.
Tradeshow Theme: Creating the Future

Click logo below to register in advance to attend.(registration coming soon)

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** Registration for attendees will open soon. Tradeshowforposthdr

This event is free to attendees! Unit leaders, committee members, unit youth leaders and others involved in Scouting should attend.

Please preregister for the 2017 Tradeshow of Scouting held on Monday, June 5, 2017 at The Birchwood Manor, 111 North Jefferson Road in Whippany, New Jersey from 5:45 – 9:00 pm.

Vendors host tables offering programs, service projects, fun times, education programs and events that can be an integral part of your unit’s calendar. Visit these tables and pick up information and get your questions answered. Click the 2016 exhibitors  to see vendors from last year. As this year’s vendors sign up, they will be listed under the 2017 tab.

Many events are run by volunteer committees in Patriots’ Path Council. From the Alumni committee to the Youth Executive committee, table abound in the ballroom area with information and ideas to make your 2017-2018 Scouting year GREAT! Stop by and see what’s in store for your group. Last year’s attendees are under the 2016 Committees Exhibiting tab and this year’s will be under the 2017 tab as they sign up.

Stop by and greet your volunteer district leaders that plan many district events (klondikes, cub camping, troop camping, etc.). Towns in Patriots’ Path Council are part of a geographical district. If you don’t know which district you are in, ask at the registration/welcome desk on your way in and they will let you know.

Door Prizes: Some vendors and committees donate door prizes. They will have buckets on their table for you to put your tickets in. There are two drawings held and you must be present to win. Everyone that attends will receive some door prize tickets. More details on ways to earn more tickets are coming but preregistering and bringing someone that has not attended before are ways to earn more tickets! Of course, there will be a door prize tab as the prize start coming in.

Cub Scout Expo is coming to the Tradeshow of Scouting this year. The Expo will be located in its own room with tables relating to programs and events for Cub Scouts. If you are planning on attending the Expo, please register for the Tradeshow and then register for the Expo. Check out the Cub Scout Expo tab for more information.

 

 

 

** Registration will open soon.

The Boy Scouts of America invites you to participate in the 2017 Tradeshow of Scouting on Monday, June 5, 2017 to be held at The Birchwood Manor, 111 North Jefferson Road in Whippany, New Jersey from 5:45 – 9:00 pm. The annual Tradeshow of Scouting brings together hundreds of volunteer decision makers that represent more than 15,000 youth in Morris, Sussex, Somerset, Union, Middlesex and Hunterdon counties.

Consider becoming a vendor and experience an opportunity to speak with volunteer leadership from over 300 Cub Scout packs, Boy Scout troops, Venturing crews, and Exploring posts combined. You can also choose to advertise with us in other ways.

Over 500 Scouters attended the 2016 Tradeshow of Scouting. Click here to register as a vendor.

 

 

Seminars and training Class are offered upstairs at the Tradeshow. Check back April 1 for the class list.

 

 2017 Cub Scout Expo 

at Tradeshow of Scouting

For the first time we are bringing together, and providing you easy access to all your Cub Scout resources – both council resources and vendor resources – in one location. Get everything you need in one evening whether you are a parent who is new to Scouting (or thinking about registering a child), or den leader/Cubmaster looking for ideas, inspiration and information. We can help you plan an outstanding year for your Cub Scouts! SAVE THE DATE Don’t miss out on this awesome opportunity!

NOTE: You will need to register for the Tradeshow online and then separately for the Cub Scout Expo.  Thanks!

Click for flier.

 

 

 

 

Door Prizes

There will be two door prize drawings at 7:30 and 8:30. Buckets will be picked up at 7:15 and 8:15 so your tickets will need to be in the buckets by then. The buckets are located on the tables – generally the ones that donated the prize.

Door Prizes must be picked up by 9:00pm June 5, 2017. YOU MUST BE PRESENT TO RECEIVE YOUR DOOR PRIZE.

Door prizes will be listed here as they are donated. In late May the door prizes will be assigned a drawing time.

DOOR PRIZES – as of March 25

Voucher for one Scout free registration at the Merit Badge Introduction Workshop November 4, 2017

 

Voucher for one Cub Scout free registration at the Elective Extravaganza! April, 2018

Advancement
Set of Alumni CSP’s Alumni
TBD Black River District
$50 ticket to camp (4) Camping Committee
TBD Popcorn
Gift cert for $50 Scout Shop/ PPC Outfitters
T-shirt from the SSS Sea Horse Sea Scout Ship 243
TBD Shooting Sports
$50 Summer Stem Institute coupon STEM Council
Training course coupons for basic courses. Training Committee
Two tickets to Beefsteak Dinner Woapalanne Lodge #43, Order of The Arrow
   

 

Coming soon…. Please check back for registration link.

Things you’ll need to know for registering:

Name of Committee
Committee chair name, email and phone
Event contact name, email and phone
Will you have a Table in the Midway?
Are you offering a training class? – training topic, length of time requested, number of sessions requested.
Complete the Council Program Book page?
Will you donate a door prize? Door prizes are a great way to get Scouters to stop by your table. If you donate a prize, the ticket bucket for that prize will be located on your table enticing Scouters to stop by. You can donate two prizes – one for each time slot.

 

 

Below is a list of Vendors that Exhibited at the 2016 Tradeshow of Scouting

Am Embroidery
Battleship Cove
 **,@
Blue Mountain Resort
Bluebird Farm Alpacas *
Bucks County River Country ** (no table)
Camp Glen Gray **,@
Circle Line Sightseeing Cruises
Diggerland USA@
Ducerus Your Total College Solution
Enright Melanoma Foundation
Essex County Environmental Center
Foundation for a Drug Free World
Investors Bank
Liberty Hall Museum @
Liberty Science Center *,**
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
Mad Science of Morris and Sussex
Morey’s Pier** (no table)
Mountain Creek
Museum of Early Trades and Crafts
New York Red Bulls**,* (no table)
NorthStar Adventure at Dutch Springs@
Pocono Environmental Ed. Ctr.
Portraitefx
Prudential Center and New Jersey Devils @
Ramsey Outdoor
Save Around Fundraising Coupon Books@
Schiff Nature Preserve
Sesame Place Theme Park
Shawnee Mountain*,@
Snakes-N-Scales
Somerset Patriots** (no table)
Staten Island Yankees@,**
State Theatre*, ** @
Union County Department of Parks & Recreation
Whitewater Challengers@

* Look for ad in event program.
** Look for fliers on our info table.
@Door prize at this table.

The Boy Scouts of America invites you to participate in the 2016 Tradeshow of Scouting on Monday, June 6, 2016 to be held at The Birchwood Manor, 111 North Jefferson Road in Whippany, New Jersey from 5:45 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. The annual Tradeshow of Scouting brings together hundreds of volunteer decision makers that represent more than 15,000 youth in Morris, Sussex, Somerset, Union, Middlesex and Hunterdon counties.

Consider becoming a vendor and experience an opportunity to speak with volunteer leadership from over 300 Cub Scout packs, Boy Scout troops, Venturing crews, and Exploring posts combined. You can also choose to advertise with us in other ways.

Over 500 Scouters attended the 2015 Tradeshow of