Houston Trade-o-ree

August 22-23, 2014
Cockrell Scout Center (
2225 N Loop W, Houston, Texas 77008)

Colonneh Lodge is excited to announce the inaugural Houston Trade-o-ree, an event held for the primary purpose of buying, selling, or trading Scout memorabilia. All proceeds from the trade-o-ree go to the Colonneh Lodge National Order of the Arrow Conference (NOAC) scholarship fund which helps send youth, in need of assistance, to the 2015 National Order of the Arrow Conference at Michigan State University.  Flyer

Registration and Patch Orders 

Fees and patches

Entry fee $5.00
Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, and Venturers (in uniform) Free
Table rentals $25.00
2014 Houston Trade-o-ree council shoulder patch (no limit): $10.00
2014 Houston Trade-o-ree OA flap (no limit) $10.00
2014 Auction flap (50 patches made – limit one per person) $100.00
2015 Colonneh Lodge 137 NOAC Scholarship Patch set* (no limit) $100.00

*Scholarship Patch set includes 12 patches:  4 Limited Designs: Contingent, Trading, Ghosted, and Scholarship = 4 Flaps, 4 Full Pockets, & 4 CSP’s – no limit)

Table rentals and patches:  Pre-order patches and reserve eight foot table online.  Table rentals are limited to 10 per person - includes door registration fee.

Online credit card payment is preferred; however, you can also chose the pay-by-mail option upon check-out and send a check payable to “Sam Houston Area Council, BSA” to 2225 N Loop W, Houston, Texas 77008, and add “Attn: Brett Lee.”

All sales are final. Pre-ordered patches will be issued at trade-o-ree check-in or use the shipping option when registering. More details on parking and building access will be provided to table renters by August 1st.  Table assignments are made on a first-come, first-serve basis.


Friday, August 22, 2014
3:00 - 5:00 pm Table renter set-up
5:00 pm Doors open to public
Midnight Trade-o-ree closed
Saturday, August 23, 2014
8:00 - 9:00 am Table renter set-up
9:00 am Doors open to public
9:00 pm Trade-o-ree closed

Food, Drink, and Trading Post

Colonneh Café will be open throughout the trade-o-ree selling food and drinks (cash only).  The Colonneh Lodge trading post and Houston Scout Shop will also be open (cash & credit card accepted).

For Questions, Contact

Steve Willis
Houston Trade-o-ree Chair