A Weekend in Hollywood!



WorldFest is a high energy, action-packed weekend of fun that is planned and conducted by the Central Region, Area 4 Venturing Officers’ Association. WorldFest is intended to bring Venturers from across the region to celebrate their successes, share ideas and resources, and develop strategies to improve their crew programs. Venturers and advisors, no matter what their crew specialty is or how long they have been involved, will have a great time and leave excited and inspired about Venturing. 

When :

WorldFest 2019 is May 3th – 5th 2018. WorldFest is a full weekend event. The program starts Friday evening and wraps up Saturday evening, with departure being Sunday morning.


  1. Registered Venturers or Sea Scouts and their adult advisors must register as part of a crew, ship or council contingent.
  2. Non-BSA registered Guests that are venturing age: 13 years and completed the 8th grade, or age 14 to 20 may attend.  
  3. Adult guests that are 21 and over may attend.
  4. Boy Scouts of Venturing age may attend.
  5. Girl Scouts and other youth-serving scouting groups of Venturing age may attend.

Individuals in groups 2 to 5 who are not registered as Venturers or Sea Scouts and may only come as guests of a Crew, Ship or Council Contingent, or as a member of staff approved in advance by the Area 4 Venturing President.  Contingents must be led by at least two adults registered in Venturing (or comparable positions in Sea Scouting).


WorldFest 2019 will be held at Seven Ranges Scout Reservation in Kensington Ohio. The address is 7070 Meter Rd NE, Kensington, OH 44427.


  • Archery
  • Tomahawk and knife throwing
  • Pistol shooting
  • Black powder handguns
  • Black powder long guns
  • Climbing
  • Low COPE
  • Initiative games
  • Obstacle course
  • Crate Stacking
  • Training Conferences 
  • Meeting area, regional and national officers
  • Midway
  • Photo booth  
  • Board and card games
  • Socializing with Venturers from across the nation!
  • And more