Summer Activities

This page contains information regarding Summer events.  Please also check our Outdoor Events page for activities during the normal school year.  Please also refer to our Calendar for the most up to date information.

All activities on this page will count towards your Summer Activity award. Attend 3 of these events to receive this award.

Upcoming Events

May 15th-17th – Kings Island Adventure

Join us for camping and Kings Island!  Camping is included on Friday & Saturday night, and Kings Island during the day Saturday.  We’ll have 2 options for those attending.  Both options include camping on Friday & Saturday nights as well as dinner on Friday, breakfast and dinner on Saturday, and breakfast on Sunday.  For those wanting to go to Kings Island, tickets will be included in the cost of that option.  If you only want to camp, lunch on Saturday will also be included.  This is a family event, so if your scout is going to Kings Island at least one parent/guardian must go to Kings Island with them.

When: May 15th-17th.  Arrive on the evening of May 15th.  We’ll be attending Kings Island on the 16th.
Where: John Swift’s Lost Silver Mine Campground
Cost: Total cost has not yet been calculated.  This will be released before registration opens.
Registration:  Coming soon!  Registration will close on May 1st for this event.  Registration and payments must be received by that date.  RSVP on Facebook to serve as a reminder.

May 22nd/23rd – Scout Night with Lexington Legends

Lexington Legends will once again be hosting Scout Night in 2020.  Join Pack 1221, and other BSA Packs/Troops for a fun night of baseball, activities, and camping.

When: May 22nd/23rd.  Gates open at 6:00pm. Scout parade at 6:20pm.
Where: Whitaker Bank Ballpark
Cost: Game only: $12.   Camping + game: $25.
Registration:  Register online with the Blue Grass Council.

May 30th – Summer Kickoff

Join us to officially kick off the summer season with our annual event at Urban Ninja Project!

When: May 30th
Where: Urban Ninja Project – 1820 Bryan Station Road Lexington, KY 40505 (map)
Cost: Free!
Registration: Not needed.  RSVP on Facebook to serve as a reminder.

June 5th-7th – Red River Adventure

We’ll be camping in the Red River Gorge with lots of other activities planned.  More details around the activities will be made available later in the spring.

When: June 5th-7th.
Where: Red River Adventure Campground – 394 Sky Bridge Rd, Stanton, KY 40380 (map)
Cost: Total cost has not yet been calculated.  This will be released before registration opens.
Registration:  Coming soon!  RSVP on Facebook to serve as a reminder.

June 28th – Summer Cookout

Take a break during the summer and join us for a cookout.  Bring your swimsuits and enjoy the splash park, then come have some burgers and hot dogs with the group.

When: June 28th – 6:00pm
Where: Jacobson Park – Shelter #2
Cost: Free!
Registration: Not needed.  RSVP on Facebook to serve as a reminder.

July 4th – Lexington Fourth of July Parade

Pack 1221 will once again be participating in the Lexington Fourth of July Parade.  Join us as we salute our country while representing BSA.  This is a fun event, and a big marketing tool for our Pack.  Wear your Class A uniform (BSA shirt, neckerchief, slide.  If you have official color pants (olive, tan, khaki) and/or a den-specific hat, please wear them).

When: July 4th.  Parade begins at 2:00pm (expected, but not confirmed).  Please join the group by 1:30pm.  (Remember, parking and traffic will require you to leave extra time to arrive).
Where: Downtown Lexington/Midland Avenue.  We’ll provide the exact location once our location in the line is confirmed.
Cost: Free!
Registration: Not needed.  RSVP on Facebook to serve as a reminder.