51st Patriot Days Encampment
June 8, 9, 10, 2018
at the Daniel Boone Homestead
Since 1967 thousands of
Camp Fire youth,
and other youth groups have experienced Patriot Days. The event is held
for for one weekend in June at the
Daniel Boone Homestead
Birdsboro, Pennsylvania. Participants meet new friends and share in a unique camping experience.
Units check in Friday evening, with the
program all day Saturday. The weekend winds up on Sunday with the annual
closing ceremony before we break camp.
Experienced adults who cannot come with a unit are welcome to come for the day or the weekend and
with Encampment staff.
Pass along to us any ideas for improvements, new acts, or groups who could present a station.
Want to come to Patriot Days but have not sent
Please send an email to
and tell us:
1) Your Troop number and how many we can expect
Whether you are coming for the entire weekend or just for the day on
The 2018 program as of June 3 includes:
Races ♦ Volleyball ♦ Sawmill
Demonstration ♦ Academy of Natural Sciences
ZooAmerica ♦ Bat Rescue ♦ Hands-on crafts
Native Storyteller & Lenape Culture ♦
First Aide Challenge
♦ Leave No Trace
Therapy Dogs ♦
♦ Campfire ♦ Colonial Angler
Movies ♦ Blacksmith ♦ Tin Punching ♦
Range ♦ "Is it Fins, Furs, Or Feathers?" Cooking contest
Guitar & Dulcimer workshop with the Holt Twins
♦ Exeter Police K-9's ♦
US Power Squadron ♦ Astronomy
♦ Revolutionary War display ♦ Astronomy ♦
Toymaker ♦ Exeter Fire Department
Send us an email (PatriotDays@aol.com) to be added to our mailing
Thank you for your interest in Patriot Days. We look forward to seeing you soon.
Patriot Days Encampment Committee