Re: Blue & Gold Banquet
GS-12 Daniel R. Mott Mr (mott@OODIS01.HILL.AF.MIL)
Mon, 14 Nov 1994 13:28:25 -0700
In your message of 10 Nov 1994 at 1519 MST, you write:
> We are currently looking for new entertainment ideas for our Blue & Gold
> banquet. For the last 4 years, the pack has had a magician come in and
> do an excellent show for the boys - but we would like to do somehthing
> different this year. We are doing our rank advancement at a special
> ceremony in March instead of at the B&G as was done in the past.
> * email: BARNETTJ@UTDALLAS.EDU *
Bule and Gold Ideas: (1994 Great Salt Lake Council PowWow Book)
Academy Award Presentation:
Awards to be presented that night can be modeled after the academy
award presentations, can be made in the shape of an oscar or make up
your own. Invitations can be white envelopes witha gold seal. Blue and
Gold decorationsare in black and white and gold balloons. Candlesticks
for a centerpiece. 'Sticky Chicken' for dinner. Recipe available on
Use the Pinewood Derby, Raingutter Regatta, and Space Derby as a
decorating theme for your banquet.
Invitations could be made like rockets, placements could be made like
cars. If using long banquest tables set up one like a race track, one
like the regatta and one lke the space derby.
Use a remote control car or truck to deliver the awards to the
Other good themes are Wild West, Jungle Safari, Picnic in the Basket
(using ants in the decoration and a hoagie bar), camping with
Baden Powell theme (a treasure to look forward to), my favorite patch
etc. Let me know if you want more information.
Daniel R. Mott
Great Salt Lake Council
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