COOKIE RALLY 2013
Thursday, Jan. 24
Valley View Casino Center (formerly San Diego Sports Arena)
Doors open: 5 p.m. Rally: 5:40 p.m. Ice show: 7 p.m.
Launch the Girl Scout Cookie season by jumping, spinning and gliding over to our high-energy pep rally, followed by Disney On Ice presents: Dare to Dream featuring Rapunzel, Cinderella, Tiana, Minnie and Mickey. Dress in fun attire to show team spirit, and bring the whole family!
During our newly renamed councilwide event, girls will learn what's in store for the 2013 season, set their sights on fabulous new rewards, cheer on the "Super Six" variety costumed characters, and walk through the Cookie Program learning lab to discover why "there's more to cookies than what comes in the box." Then it's time for the ice show!
|Tickets:||Prices of $17.50 (Terrace Level) and $23.50 (Lower Level/Loge) include 2013 Cookie Rally and Disney On Ice presents: Dare to Dream admission and patches, parking (one pass per four tickets), learning lab and $2 food/beverage discount coupon. Tickets required for everyone age two and up; limit of 50 tickets per customer; lost tickets will not be reissued. Financial assistance available (for registered Girl Scouts only).|
|Registration: ||Order tickets at Balboa Program Center, Escondido Program Center and North Coastal Service Center council stores or submit forms by mail (1231 Upas St., SD 92103) or fax (619-298-2031). No refunds or exchanges will be issued once orders have been placed. Event packets (tickets, parking passes, patches) will be mailed beginning Monday, Dec.10.|
|Seating:||Reserved seating only; locations assigned on first-come, first-served basis. Groups wishing to sit together must order all tickets on one form.|
|Thursday, Jan. 10: ||Registration deadline to receive event packet by mail.|
|Tuesday, Jan. 22: ||Final deadline, no exceptions; may sell out before deadline.|
|Thursday, Jan. 24: ||Pick up packets at Balboa Program Center between noon-4 p.m. (for orders received after Jan. 10).|
|No will-call at event.|
View Casino Center, formerly the San Diego Sports Arena, 3500
Sports Arena Boulevard, San Diego, CA 92110.
Jan. 24, 2013
level/terrace $17.50, lower level/loge $23.50 per person.
Individual seat, assigned first
come, first served, parking (see below), Girl Scout Cookie spirit
pep rally, Disney On Ice:
Dare to Dream ice show,
two patches–a Girl Scout San Diego Cookie Rally and a Disney
on Ice: Dare to Dream,
learning lab, and $2 discount coupon for food/beverage purchase.
is included at a rate of one pass for every 4 tickets, please
contact us if you need extra passes and we will do our best to
accommodate your request.
open at 5, Spirit Rally begins 5:40, Ice Show begins 7:00.
Scouts and families. Girls may attend with their troop or family.
Order and Payment Process
- Tickets will be ordered
using a paper order form only, there is no online registration. The
form will be available to download, in council stores and resource
- Tickets will not be
distributed at time of order and payment submittal.
- Orders will be taken beginning
Saturday, December 1 in all three council stores.
- Orders may also be submitted
by mail or fax, we cannot confirm receipt of individual faxes by
telephone, please check your machine for delivery confirmation.
- Seat location will be assigned
first come, first serve (based on price) as received.
- After orders are submitted,
they will be processed and then packed for mailing.
- Orders will be mailed using
the US Post Office delivery confirmation service starting Dec. 10.
- For orders received by Jan.
10, 5:30 p.m. event packets will be mailed.
- Orders received between
Jan. 10, 5:31 p.m. and Jan. 22 must be picked up at the Balboa
Campus on Thurs., Jan. 24 (show day) between noon-4 p.m.
How/where can we purchase
Forms can be submitted in person at
Balboa, Escondido or North Coast council stores or by mail or fax.
Can we pick our seats?
No, tickets will be assigned based
on ticket category, first come, first served, following the Girl
Scout Law; I will do my best to be honest and fair.
Can tickets be purchased online?
No, for this event all tickets must
be ordered using the paper form. The Girl Scout database is not set
up to handle the complicated process of assigning individual seats.
Orders will be entered into our database after payment is received in
Can we submit our order form by
Payment must company all orders and
our system is set up to block emails containing credit card
information. For these security reasons, we cannot accept forms by
Can we order terrace ($17.50)
and lower level/loge ($23.50) tickets on the same form?
Yes, BUT different priced seats
will be in different areas of the building. Be certain to have enough
seats in each group for proper girl/adult ratio.
If a girl(s) join our troop
close to Cookie Rally, how do we add additional seats to our order?
We do not have the ability to add
additional tickets to an order once it is processed. If you need to
purchase tickets for new/additional girls, you must use a separate
order form. Seating for the new order will be located in a different
area, please remember to include an adult chaperone.
If we mail or fax our order,
will we get a receipt?
Once the order is entered in our
database you will receive an email confirmation, depending on order
volume this may take up to three weeks. Your payment receipt will be
enclosed with the event packet which will contain tickets, parking
pass, patches and detailed event information.
Is financial assistance
Yes, financial assistance is
available for the terrace level ($17.50) seating. It is limited to
Girl Scout girl members only.
How do we submit a request for
When submitting the order, mark the
number of paid tickets and the number requesting financial assistance
in the appropriate spaces. Attach a separate sheet of paper with a
list of names of girls requesting financial assistance. Purchasers
will be contacted with any concerns by council staff.
What’s the latest we can
order tickets to receive them by mail?
Orders at a council store must be
receipted by Thurs., Jan. 10, 5:00 p.m. to be mailed to the
purchaser. Mailed and faxed forms items must be received (not
postmarked) the same date.
How will we receive our event
package (tickets, parking pass, etc.)?
Event packet will be mailed using
the US Postal Service delivery confirmation service.
How do we get our tickets if we
order after Jan. 10?
Tickets purchased after Jan. 10,
5:31 p.m. must be picked up at the Balboa Campus on Thurs., Jan. 24
between noon–4 p.m. at Florence Burnham Hall.
Why do we have to pick up
tickets purchased after Jan. 10 at the Balboa Campus on Jan. 24?
We want to be certain everyone has
their tickets on show day! It takes time to process payment, assign
tickets, and pack all the items included in the event packages
properly. If we sent them through the mail, additional time would be
added to enter packages into the confirmation delivery system,
possibly delaying delivery until after the event.
Can we pick up tickets on the
day of show at Valley View Casino Center?
We have arranged pickup at our
Balboa Campus because parking is included in the event cost and every
car needs to have a parking pass before they enter the parking lot.
Parking is controlled by ACE
parking. Every car entering the parking lot on Jan. 24 must either
present a parking pass or will be required to pay for parking, no
exceptions. They/we will not reimburse parking payments.
What happens if our tickets are
lost, damaged or misplaced?
This year ticket delivery will be
tracked using the United States Post Office’s delivery
confirmation service. Please treat your tickets same as cash, they
cannot be reissued if they are lost, damaged or misplaced.
Caution–Tickets exposed to
high heat (left in the sun on the car dashboard) will turn black and
become unreadable and therefore unusable. Please protect your tickets
and keep them in a safe place.
What’s the difference
between Cookie Rally and Cookie Kickoff?
This year we changed the name of
the councilwide event to Cookie Rally. Cookie Kickoff is now used by
service units for their Cookie Program events.
Who receives patches?
Patches are included for all
What time should we arrive at
the Cookie Rally?
Doors open at 5 p.m., our Cookie
Rally begins at 5:40. Please allow enough time to park and pass
Is this a Girl Scout only show?
The Cookie Rally portion of the
evening is open to Girl Scouts and families only; the ice show is
open to the general public.
When does the event end?
I am in Imperial Valley is
there something for me?
You’re welcome to attend the
Cookie Rally in San Diego however Imperial Valley is holding its own
very special Cookie Kickoff on Saturday Jan. 19.
Our service unit isn’t
offering a Cookie College, is there a councilwide event for older
Cookie U will be held Saturday,
January 19 at USD from 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Cost is $18 and includes
sessions planned by the business clubs, guest speakers, lunch and
campus tours. Online
Still have questions?
Lemon at (619) 610-0747