Special Events

The Atlanta Area Council holds several special events each year providing a fun way to support Scouting and great exposure for our sponsors!

Peach of an Athlete Role Model Banquet

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at the College Football Hall of Fame

Peach of an Athlete recognizes amateur and professional athletes who live their lives with the same values as Scouting. This awards dinner honors 12 collegiate athletes, a professional athlete, and a community leader. 

Metro Classic Golf Tournament

Monday and Tuesday, May 14 & 15, 2019 at Chateau Élan

You can make sure more than 31,000 Atlanta-area youth have the opportunity to take part in the greatest youth program in the world. All it takes is a round of golf at one of Atlanta’s finest courses. Because of your involvement with the 15th Annual Metro Classic Golf Tournament, youth throughout the Atlanta-metro region will learn leadership skills, develop strong moral character, and become the kind of citizens that will make Atlanta a better place to live.

Eagle Scout Recognition Ceremony

Saturday, June 9, 2018 at the Rialto Center for the Arts

The Eagle Scout Recognition Ceremony will celebrate the accomplishments of the 2017/2018 class of Eagles. We are proud to name the class in honor of Eagle Scout, Dr. Bud Peterson, President of Georgia Institute of Technology. Eagle Scouts and their families attend the ceremony free-of-charge due to the generosity of our event sponsors.

Corporate Classic Golf Tournament

Monday, September 23, 2019 at the Atlanta Athletic Club

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

Whitney M. Young, Jr. Service Award Luncheon

Thursday, October 12, 2018 at the Marriott Marquis

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.

Sporting Clays Classic

November 1 & 2, 2018 at Barnsley Gardens 

The Sporting Clays Tournament features a full day of clay shooting on two courses at the beautiful Barnsley Gardens Resort. Teams start at $3,750. Sponsors at the $5,500 level enjoy a sponsor shoot, dinner and fireside cocktail party on November 1st.

Golden Eagle Luncheon

Thursday, December 6, 2018 at the Cobb Galleria Centre

Join more than 1,000 of the Atlanta Area’s top business and community leaders as we celebrate Scouting’s success in 2018, and pledge to support its future. This year’s luncheon, chaired by Allison, Chief Financial Officer of SunTrust Banks, Inc., will feature a keynote address by Dan Cathy, Chief Executive Officer of Chick-Fil-A, Inc. The Golden Eagle Luncheon is named in honor of our donors at the $1,000 level and above.