Information about special events in Scouting, including the National Boy Scout Jamboree, JOTA, conferences, and troop open houses.

Troop Open House

The Boy Scout troop open house provides a forum to demonstrate the troop's accomplishments in a way that will appeal to youth who have never tried Scouting.


The Boy Scouts of America has held National Scout Jamborees for Scouts and leaders of Boy Scout councils throughout the United States and the World Organization of the Scout Movement holds World Jamborees for Scouts and leaders throughout the world.