JAMFEST is being held at Bacup Cricket Club on the 6th April 2019 to help raise money for Unit 42 who are going to the World Scout Jamboree 2019. The event will start at 12pm and finish at 11pm.
The Jamboree will be at Summit Bechtel Family National Scout Reserve in West Virginia from 22 July to 2 August 2019. The hosting duties will be split between the Boy Scouts of America, Scouts Canada, and Asociación de Scouts de México. Over 35,000 scouts from across the world will gather at the Summit to meet one another, swap badges, do activities together and enjoy the time in a new country. As a Unit we will also be going to Canada, New York,  Baltimore (to watch baseball) and Washington D.C. All this and the Summit will take place over 3 weeks in the summer holidays.
On the day there will be local bands playing, a BBQ, local businesses with stalls and a raffle/auction.  Some of the bands playing are Skyeladder who is part of BBC introducing, Glass Panda and The Burning Curtains. This is a family friendly event but 14 years olds and under must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
Tickets cost:
Adult - £8
Children - £5
Family - £20 (includes 3 children and 2 adults)
Tickets will be available on the door.