Outdoors programs are what WashJam 2020 is all about! Here you will find detailed information about activities, Arena Shows, a daily WashJam program schedule, WashJam Leader's Guide, Cub Scout World, and the Scouts BSA activity areas.
The activities at WashJam are organized into ten different areas, each with a Scouting theme. Campers are encouraged to visit each of the program areas, experience the activities, and have fun.
Cub Adventure World
This program area is specifically designed for Cub Scouts and is all about Circus themed adventures 'Under the Big Top', and other exciting themed activities! Cub World 2016 featured a variety of activities including stage shows, backyard games, monkey bridges, bounce house, climbing walls, face painting, prehistoric adventures, space adventures, BB and Archery shooting galleries, and a Western themed town!
And don't forget canoeing on 'Lake Disney', the man-made canoeing lake that is a WashJam signature feature since John Disney created the first one in 1997 from hay bales and a tarp! Cub World is limited to... Read More
The latest developments at WashJam this week include lots of exciting activities for Cubs and Scouts. Cub Scout Adventure World will include a 'Big Top' circus tent, filled with lots of fun carnival games, live shows, jugglers and more! Lake Disney will be back, with canoeing adventures for Cub Scouts.
Aquatics Challenge: WashJam has once again secured beachfront access to American Lake, with swimming, canoeing, kayaking and sailing.
The Seattle Knights sword fighting and jousting troupe will appear on Saturday, August 22nd, for a live jousting show, with 4 horse mounted knights in shining armor, and on the field of combat: 12 armored knights will charge each other with weapons ready. With a clash of steel, they battle for honor and glory, swords blurring in a flurry of speed and skill that ends only when one of them h... Read More
The two big evening Arena shows is what WashJam is all about! This will get you as close to a National Jamboree experience as ever, without travelling to The Summit in West Virginia!
Picture yourself with 4,500 of your fellow Scouts in one big field, and you get the idea. All entertainment and schedules have yet to be confirmed as of this publish date, and this page will be updated as plans are confirmed.
The WashJam 2020 Leader's guide is now online!
Download the WashJam 2020 Leader's guide (Updated on 12/11/19)
WashJam 2020 Event Flyer
Download the WashJam Program Area Map (Updated on 11/1/19)
Download the WashJam Site Map (updated 11/1/19)
Click here for Frequently Asked Questions about WashJam 2020.
There you will find information about the following items:
Frequently asked questions
Event Fee Schedule
Early Bird fees
Vendor registration info
The WashJam 2020 Leaders Guide contains the following topics:
Trail to First Class
Check in process
WashJam 2020 Activities
Cub Adventure World
The Land of Adventure
Technology Challenge STEM@WashJam
The Land of Advancement
L... Read More
THURSDAY, AUGUST 20, 2020
1:00 PM Event Arrival and Check-in
Units arrive, check-in and set-up camp in their assigned sub-camp
8:00 PM Merit Badge signups Staff Dining Tent
8:00 PM Rifle Range & Aquatics Bus Signups
9:30 PM Leaders Meeting Staff Dining Tent
10:00 PM Return to Campsites, Registration closed
11:00 PM Taps
FRIDAY, AUGUST 21, 2020
7:00 AM Reveille
7:00 AM 8:45 AM Breakfast
8:00 AM New Units Arrive and Check-in
8:45 AM 9:00 AM Morning Flags at the main flag pole
9:00 AM 4:00 PM Cub Activity Area Open
9:00 AM 5:00 PM Scouts BSA Activities Area Open
5:00 PM 7:00 PM Dinner
7:00 PM Evening Flags
7:10 PM 8:00 PM Gather at the Main Stage - Pre-Show
8:00 PM 9:30 PM Friday Evening Show
9:30 PM 10:30 PM Zombie Invasion Night Hike
11:00 PM Taps
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Now Open: The WashJam 2020 Online Trading Post!
At this time, a limited number of items are available, however more will be added soon. For sale now; limited edition WashJam belt buckles, neckerchief slides and pins. There are only 100 each of the belt buckles and slides, so don't wait too long, these will be collector's items!
Want to know what WashJam 2020 is all about? Check out this sneak preview video from WashJam 2016: