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West Point Outing

Scout Day / Army Football Game

Saturday, November  11, 2017

USMA Black Knights vs Duke University at Michie Stadium

Admission tickets will be distributed through the Troop.  Click here to purchase a parking pass online before game day.  They are $20 at the gate.

NOTE: attendees over age 16 will need government-issued photo ID (Driver's License) to enter the gates of West Point.  Scouts and leaders should wear Class A uniforms.

We are NOT meeting as a group beforehand. (Suggested leaving time: 6:00 a.m.)  A trip to the West Point Museum is highly recommended. Bring a bag lunch or buy at the stadium.

GAME DAY ACTIVITIES / ITINERARY

8:00 a.m.
Cadet-led Walking Tours / Scoutmaster's Council Activities Begin - Daly Field.  This is one of the highlights of Army Football. Tours will last approximately 45 minutes. Parents and family members are welcome. Scouts will have the opportunity to meet and talk with West Point cadets as they receive a guided tour of Central Area, including Trophy Point, Battle Monument, the Great Chain placed across the Hudson River by George Washington, cannons captured in the major wars of the United States, and much more.

9:00 a.m.
Cadet Review.  This full-dress cadet parade on “The Plain” is one of the time-honored traditions of a West Point football game day.

Black Knights Alley Opens - East side of Michie Stadium. This is an Interactive fan zone with children’s play areas, photograph and autograph sessions, interactive sports stations with Army Athletes, live radio broadcast, food and beverage specials, camouflage face painting, bounce houses, and more!

11:40 a.m.
Cadet March-On

11:45 a.m.
National Anthem

11:50 a.m.
Parachute Demonstration

12:00 Noon
Kickoff

Post-game:
Autographs with select members of the Army Football team