The celebration site is the world-famous Peace Arch State & Provincial Parks. The parks are on the U.S. - Canada border, in Blaine, Washington, and Douglas, British Columbia!
Official Ceremony - Parade - Live Music - International Fellowship - World Merit badge Booth - Scouting Museum - Art & Education Project - Swaps/trades - Scavenger Hunt - FREE Face Painting Booth - FREE Photo Booth - Dove Release - Food Vendors & Much More!
Hands Across the Border is open to all Scouts, Boy Scouts, Trail Life USA, Girl Scouts, Campfire, American Girls, Girl Guides, leaders, traders, volunteers, Peace Arch alums, and their families.
REGISTRATION FEE: $15.50 PER PERSON (U.S. FUNDS)
Your registration fee includes an official Hands Across the Border (HATB) program, crest/patch and flags, and other goodies.
We look forward to welcoming Scouts Canada, Boy Scouts of America, Girl Scouts, Girl Guides, Trail Life USA, Camp Fire, American Heritage Girls, leaders, traders, volunteers, HATB alumni, and their families as you come together to celebrate this incredible youth program that has touched so many lives for generations. You may come as a troop or unit or with your parent(s) or guardian.
HELP US MEET OUR REGISTRATION GOAL OF 1000 REGISTRANTS BY APRIL 1st.
Business listed on Blaine Chamber of Commerce website directory
Display business cards and/or brochures at Blaine Welcome Center
Acquire referrals from inquires received at Blaine Welcome Center
Include Chamber logo on your materials
Display membership sticker at place of business
Subscription to our bi-weekly newsletter
Receive invitations to monthly networking events
May bring employees to any Chamber function at member price
Announced as a new member at the next Chamber event
Establish relationships with local business owners
Attend free business education workshops
Invitation to the Blaine Chamber’s Annual General Meeting in February
Right to vote and be elected to the board of directors
Discounted vendor rate at weekly farmers market and other Chamber events
Promote your company event on the Blaine Chamber calendar and social media pages
Opportunity to be selected as member of the month and receive a free ad in The Northern Light
Post a press release/job announcement/article in our weekly eNewsletter or social media platforms
Instagram and Facebook new member post
Access to the Blaine Chamber conference room for meetings
Have seat on Chamber committees
Certificate of Origin Processing with no additional fees (level 4 and above)
Opportunity to host and/or speak at monthly networking evets
Support events that promote the Blaine Community: Blaine’s Market by the Sea, Blaine’s Art Studio Tour(s), Old Fashioned 4th of July Celebration, Drayton Harbor Days, Holiday Harbor Lights, Wings over Water, and more!