FirstEnergyAll-American Soap Box Derby Countdown

Local Race Program

A Local Race is held annually by a Soap Box Derby® licensed Local Race Organization. Local racers must race in the race city closest to where they live.

The winner of a Local Race is called a "Local Champion" and is eligible to compete in the FirstEnergy All-American Soap Box Derby® World Championship in Akron, Ohio against other Local Champions.

To find your nearest Soap Box Derby sanctioned Race City call 330-733-8723 x 20 or email soapbox@soapboxderby.org. Please note that race cities and dates are subject to change. To find out more about a Local race, please contact the Race Director. Please note that a racer's closest race city may lie outside the state and/or region he/she lives in.

Soap Box Derby Region Breakdown
Region 1 - Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington
Region 2 - Arizona, California, Hawaii, Nevada, Utah
Region 3 - Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas
Region 4 - Colorado, Iowa, Kansas, Nebraska, North Dakota, Missouri, South Dakota, Wyoming
Region 5 - Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Wisconsin
Region 6 - Ohio, West Virginia
Region 7 - Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, South Carolina
Region 8 - District of Columbia, Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Virginia
Region 9 - New York
Region 10 - Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Vermont
Region 11 - Connecticut, Rhode Island
Region 12 - Kentucky, North Carolina, Tennessee
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Race Schedule

May

Cape Girardeau (Cape Girardeau, MO)
Region: 4
05/05/2018 View Details

Columbus (Columbus, OH)
Region: 6
05/05/2018 View Details

Ocala (Ocala, FL)
Region: 7
05/05/2018 View Details

Chattanooga Area (Chattanooga, TN)
Region: 12
05/12/2018 View Details

Morganton (Morganton, NC)
Region: 12
05/12/2018 View Details

Bowling Green (Bowling Green, KY)
Region: 12
05/18/2018 - 05/19/2018 View Details

Central Florida (Sanford, FL)
Region: 7
05/19/2018 View Details

Pottsville Area (Pottsville, PA)
Region: 8
05/19/2018 View Details

June

Athens (Athens, TN)
Region: 12
06/02/2018 View Details

Delmarva (Federalsburg, MD)
Region: 8
06/02/2018 View Details

Greater Rochester (Rochester, NY)
Region: 9
06/02/2018 View Details

Kanawha Valley (South Charleston, WV)
Region: 6
06/02/2018 View Details

Pennyrile (Madisonville, KY)
Region: 12
06/02/2018 - 06/03/2018 View Details

New Hampshire (New Hampshire State)
Region: 10
06/03/2018 View Details

DuBois (Dubois, PA)
Region: 8
06/09/2018 View Details

Greater Des Moines (Des Moines, IA)
Region: 4
06/09/2018 View Details

Harrisonburg (Harrisonburg, VA)
Region: 8
06/09/2018 View Details

Norwalk (Martinsburg, WV)
Region: 6
06/09/2018 View Details

Ogallala (Ogallala, NE)
Region: 4
06/09/2018 View Details

Owensboro Lions Club (Owensboro, KY)
Region: 12
06/09/2018 View Details

Western Pennsylvania (Ambridge, PA)
Region: 8
06/09/2018 View Details

Mid Missouri (Columbia, MO)
Region: 4
06/10/2018 View Details

Staten Island and New York City
Region: 9
06/10/2018 View Details

Pikes Peak Soap Box Derby (Colorado Springs, CO)
Region: 4
06/10/2018 View Details

Bristol (Bristol, CT)
Region: 11
06/16/2018 View Details

Glens Falls (Glens Falls, NY)
Region: 9
06/16/2018 View Details

Hopkinsville (Hopkinsville, KY)
Region: 12
06/16/2018 View Details

Piedmont Area (Culpeper, VA)
Region: 8
06/16/2018 View Details

Stanwood Camano Island (Stanwood, WA)
Region: 1
06/16/2018 View Details

Star City (Roanoke, VA)
Region: 8
06/16/2018 View Details

Greater Pittsburgh (Pittsburgh, PA)
Region: 8
06/17/2018 View Details

North Central Ohio (Mansfield, OH)
Region: 6
06/23/2018 View Details

New Rochelle (New Rochelle, NY)
Region: 9
06/24/2018 View Details

July

Conshohocken (Conshohocken, PA)
Region: 8
07/04/2018 View Details

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