Special Events

Upcoming Special Events Honoring 2017 Award Recipients


Thank you to Meijer for their generous sponsorship of all Award recognition events across the state.


Congratulations to all that have earned the prestigious rank of Eagle, Venturing Silver or the Sea Scouting Quartermaster Award. Below are the 2018 special events in each Field Service Council designed to recognize your accomplishments.

All recognition events for the 2017 Eagles have been completed, please watch this page for an announcement of next year’s events.

Special Events across the state…

The Michigan Crossroads Council hosts a number of special events throughout the year to fund various Scouting programs. Here is a list of events coming up this year. Click on each to find out more information.

Great Lakes Field Service Council

Sporting Clays Classic

Friday, May 11, 2018 – Bald Mountain Shooting Range – Lake Orion, MI 

Whether you are an experienced shooter or have never picked up a gun, Great Lakes Field Service Council is inviting you to join them for the 2018 BSA Sporting Clays Classic at Bald Mountain Shooting Range. This event sponsored by KUKA benefits youth development through Scouting programs in Wayne, Oakland, and Macomb Counties. Click here to find out more and register


Pro-AM Golf Classic 

Monday, July 16, 2018 – Oakland University Golf Club – Rochester, MI

In partnership with General Motors, the Great Lakes Field Service Council, Boy Scouts of America is delighted to invite you to join us for a day of golf, fellowship and fun on Monday, July 16, 2018. All proceeds from this great event will benefit Scouting programs in Wayne, Oakland and Macomb Counties. Click here to find out more and register.


Dodge for Detroit 

Thursday, August 2, 2018 – Cadillac Square – Detroit, MI

Ready for some dodgeball? Get your friends and coworkers together for an exciting round-robin dodgeball tournament! Teams consist of 6-10 players and are guaranteed to play at least three games, but you don’t have to play to show your support. Instead, you can sit back, relax and enjoy some of the best food and drinks Metro Detroit has to offer. Click here to find out more and register.


Building Connections

Thursday, September 20, 2018

The Networking Event for Construction Professionals, Building Connections is the largest annual gathering of the construction community in southeast Michigan, providing a unique opportunity for informal business and social interaction while supporting the Scouting program for area youth and their families. Click here to find out more and register.


Read our Recaps from special events last year