ABOUT BLACK BOYS CAMP 2018

The ultimate empowerment experience for young black professionals

Black Boys Camp is the premier event for black men, ages 18-35, who want to experience adventure and learn career-advancing skills. Keynotes, panels and fireside chats will feature high-profile executives, celebrities, influencers and other newsmakers. Attendees will learn survival skills for the wilderness, participate in a fitness boot camp, socialize at nightly parties and adventure throughout the campgrounds. Dozens of activities including rafting, kayaking, ropes course, swimming, jet skiing, basketball, tennis, fishing and many more.

OUR SPEAKERS

Powerful and dynamic. Hear first-hand experiences that led to their success.

Lewis Williams

Burrell Communications

Chad Brown

Soul River

Michael Smith

Obama Foundation

Chester Gregory

Broadway

Kyle Rosenbaum

Black Boys Camp

EVENT SCHEDULE

This adventure-packed weekend is filled with keynotes, panels and fireside chats.

Time Session Speakers Venue
7:00 AM Arrive at camp N/A Check-in
9:00 AM Welcome Keynote Michael Smith TBD
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Survival Skills N/A TBD
11:00 AM Outdoor Activities Open N/A TBD
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM Lunch/Panel TBD N/A TBD
5:30 PM Outdoor Activities Close N/A Various
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM Dinner / High Profile and Influential: Stories of Fame & Fortune N/A TBD
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM Fireside Chat Chester Gregory Campfire
9:00 PM - 1:00 AM Nightly Party N/A Gym
Time Session Speakers Venue
6:30 AM - 9:00 AM Breakfast / Morning Keynote N/A Cafeteria
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM Fitness Bootcamp N/A TBD
10:30 AM Outdoor Activities Open N/A Various
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM Grill Master: How to Throw-down at Your Next Family Cookout N/A TBD
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM Dinner / Old Money vs. New Money: Panel on Building Generational Wealth N/A TBD
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM Fireside Chat N/A Campfire
9:30 PM - 1:00 AM Nightly Party N/A Gym
Time Session Speakers Venue
6:30 AM - 9:00 AM Breakfast / Morning Keynote N/A Cafeteria
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM Scavenger Hunt N/A TBD
10:30 AM Outdoor Activities Open N/A Various
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM Lunch / A Set Up for Success: A Panel on Personal Branding, Stress Management and Seeking Mentorship N/A Cafeteria
6:00 PM Outdoor Activities Close N/A Various
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Dinner / Managing to Lead: Panel on How to be a Boss in Corporate America N/A Cafeteria
8:30 PM - 9:30 PM Fireside Chat N/A Campfire
10:00 PM - 1:30 AM Closing Night Party N/A Gym

TICKET OPTIONS

Choose your adventure.

EARLY

$350

Sessions and Fireside Chats

One Bunk Bed w/ Bedding

Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Outdoor Activities

Nightly Parties

Round-trip Bus Transportation

REGULAR

$550

Sessions and Fireside Chats

One Bunk Bed w/ Bedding

Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Outdoor Activities

Nightly Parties

Round-trip Bus Transportation

ACTIVITIES

Rafting

Kayaking

Archery

Sailing

Jet skiing

Fishing

TRAVEL INFORMATION

Prepare for an extraordinary weekend in Upstate New York

EVENT VENUE

Adirondack State Park is a six-million-acre state park located in New York boasting 3,000 lakes and ponds and 30,000 miles of rivers and streams. Created in 1892, Adirondack is larger than several states in New England and larger than Yosemite, Yellowstone, Glacier, Grand Canyon and the Great Smokies National Parks combined.

TRANSPORT

Whether you want to hitch a ride, join our bus pool or fly to Adirondack State Park, there are many ways to get to Black Boys Camp.

ACCOMODATIONS

Each attendee is housed in a dorm with shared bathrooms, daily meals and access to outdoor activities.

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