Day visitors have access to the Summit Center during the Jamboree. The Summit Center is the hub of Jamboree activity and is home to the stadium shows, the military exhibits, conservation trail, Disabilities Awareness Area, Sustainability Treehouse, merit badges, and a wide variety of other exhibits and displays.
Observers and participants can see all the above listed items and visit the main retail store, purchase retail food items, and experience Brownsea Island.
In addition those who purchase a participant pass can experience other elements of the Summit Center including Boulder Cove, Challenge Course, Skate Board Plaza, Mountain Biking, Climbing, and BMX riding.
Visitor access to activities is based on availability. Activities may be closed at times due to adverse weather conditions. Day visitors do not have access to the base camps or activity areas.
Visitor hours will be as follows:
|Friday, July 21st:||9:00 am – 5:00 pm|
|Saturday, July 22nd:||9:00 am – End of Show|
|Sunday, July 23rd:||1:00 pm – 5:00 pm|
|Monday, July 24th:||9:00 am – 5:00 pm|
|Tuesday, July 25th:||9:00 am – 5:00 pm|
|Wednesday, July 26th:||9:00 am – 5:00 pm|
|Thursday, July 27th:||9:00 am – 4:00 pm (note the early closing time)|
- Under 6 years old free admission
- Ages 6-10 pay the youth fee
- One day passes specifically for Sunday, July 23rd will be ½ the normal one day pass because of the shortened hours of operations. There are no other discounts regardless of the type of pass selected.
- Scouts/Venturers in full uniform receive coupon for Trading Post discount under both plans (10% on any single purchase up to $40)
- Single day, Two Day & Three Day Pass purchasers must purchase the Saturday, July 22nd Show Day Pass separately
No refunds will be provided on the basis of inaccuracy in product selection or quantity; weather; change of schedule; change, suspension, or cancellation of activities; failure to arrive at the venue; failure of on-site transportation; substitution or cancellation of entertainers close of venue; overbooking; wait times; or acts of God.
For your convenience and security, please:
- No backpacks larger than 13 1/8 x 13 1/8 x 11 inches (it must fit in a standard milk crate)
- No Coolers
- No picnic baskets
- No Glass bottles
- No Firearms
- No Alcohol
- No Pets
- No Illegal Substances
Visitors are encouraged to bring water bottles and/or small daypacks.
Shuttle transportation to the Summit Center from the visitor lot is provided with your pass. Visitor shuttles run regularly all day during the Jamboree. All visitors will be required to return to their cars when visitation hours end each day.
Upon arrival, all visitors will see a Youth Protection presentation. For everyone’s security, all bags may be screened or checked.
The last shuttle to the Summit Center will depart from the visitor lot two hours before the posted closing hour. On, Saturday, July 22, 2017, the last shuttle to the Summit Center will be 6pm.
We can’t wait for you to visit the 2017 National Scout Jamboree. You will have the experience of a lifetime and a taste of everything the Jamboree has to offer!