Special Events

Peach of an Athlete

Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at the College Football Hall of Fame

The 36th Annual Peach of an Athlete (POA) Role Model Banquet will be held on March 17, 2020 at the College Football Hall of Fame. The Peach of an Athlete Role Model Banquet honors athletes and community leaders that hold the same values as Scouting and benefits the programs of Atlanta Area Council, Boy Scouts of America.

Corporate Classic 

Monday, September 21, 2020 at the Atlanta Athletic Club

The Corporate Classic has been one of the most important golf tournaments in the Atlanta area for over forty years. Its participants have made Scouting the premier choice for youth and families in and around Atlanta.

By taking part in the Corporate Classic, you will be continuing a long tradition of improving the lives of Atlanta-area youth, families, and neighborhoods. You’ll be giving an Atlanta-area youth the opportunity for unforgettable once-in-a-lifetime experiences that build character and leadership skills. You will prepare them for life. All it takes is a round of golf at the home of the PGA Championship for you to make a difference in the life of a Scout. Are you in?

Whitney M. Young, Jr. Service Award Luncheon

Tuesday, October 20, 2020 at the Hyatt Regency Atlanta

The national Whitney M. Young, Jr. Service Award recognizes individuals and corporations who have been instrumental in the development of Scouting for youth who often face challenging barriers.

Eagle Scout Recognition Ceremony

Sunday, October 25, 2020 at the Rialto Center for the Arts at Georgia State University

The Eagle Scout Recognition Ceremony will celebrate the accomplishments of the 2019/2020 class of Eagles. Eagle Scouts and their families attend the ceremony free-of-charge due to the generosity of our event sponsors.

Metro Classic

Monday and Tuesday, November 2 & 3, 2020 at Chateau Elan

The Metro Classic is an annual golf tournament and auction banquet held at Chateau Elan. Sponsors and guests arrive on the evening before the tournament to attend a banquet and charity auction benefiting the Council. The next morning foursomes compete across three of Georgia's premier golf courses at the Chateau Elan Resort. The day ends with an awards reception and raffle.

Sporting Clays Classic

Thursday and Friday, November 5 & 6 2020 at Barnsley Resort

The Sporting Clays Tournament features a full day of clay shooting on two courses at the beautiful Barnsley Resort. Platinum level sponsors and above enjoy a VIP sponsor shoot, auction, dinner and fireside cocktail party.

Golden Eagle Luncheon

Thursday, December 11, 2020 

Join us as we celebrate Scouting’s success in 2020 and pledge to support its future. This year’s Golden Eagle event, chaired by Rodney Bullard, VP of Corporate Social Responsibility for Chick-fil-A, and Executive Director of the Chick-fil-A Foundation, will feature a keynote address by Jim DinkinsPresident of Coca-Cola North America at The Coca-Cola Company. The Golden Eagle event is named in honor of our donors at the $1,000 level and above.

 

Every dollar contributed through special events is restricted for the Atlanta Area Council to benefit the Scouting program in Metro-Atlanta