The following rules will be in effect for Convention, which are in accordance with the way anyone representing DeMolay should represent our organization in the public eye. A Chapter representative must agree to the below rules, confirming that everyone registered with the Chapter has read, understands, and agrees to the same as set forth.

  • No hazing of any kind.
  • No guns, weapons, fireworks, or other prohibited items.
  • The areas designated for Ritual competition will be for Competitors, Judges and authorized Advisors. Everyone else is asked to remain away from these areas while the competition is in progress.
  • Chapters are responsible for damage done to any room in which they are registered, or any private or common area of any facility utilized during Convention. Please check all facilities upon check-in and notify the Convention Chairman of any damage prior to inhabiting the space. Chapters are required to check all facilities prior to their departure.
  • Any incidental charges will be forwarded to the Chapter for immediate payment.
  • All windows in the room are to be left closed and in the condition as maintained by the campus.
  • The consumption of non-prescription drugs and alcohol is strictly prohibited. Anyone found not in compliance, will be sent home.
  • Curfews are noted on all schedules. If you need to be out of your room after curfew, you must have an Advisor or adult with you. Any guest under the age of 21 will abide by the same curfew in place for the DeMolays.
  • Name badges must be worn at all times.
  • Sweethearts must be accompanied by their chaperone or another adult at all times.
  • Sweethearts and their chaperones are the only ones allowed in a Sweetheart’s room.
  • Squires must be accompanied by an Advisor from their Manor/Chapter at all times.
  • Everyone attending Convention must be registered with a Chapter or as a guest. If it is brought to our attention that someone is not in compliance, they will be asked for all applicable registration fees or will need to leave the premises immediately.