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

April

Henderson Soap Box Derby
Region: 2
04/14/2019 View Details

Ocala (Ocala, FL)
Region: 7
04/27/2019 View Details

May

Johnson City Kiwanis (Johnson City, TN)
Region: 12
05/04/2019 View Details

Southeast Texas (Beaumont, TX)
Region: 3
05/04/2019 - 05/05/2019 View Details

Southeast Georgia (Lyons, GA)
Region: 7
05/04/2019 View Details

Chattanooga Area (Chattanooga, TN)
Region: 12
05/11/2019 View Details

Columbus (Columbus, OH)
Region: 6
05/11/2019 View Details

Morganton (Morganton, NC)
Region: 12
05/11/2019 View Details

Central Florida (Sanford, FL)
Region: 7
05/18/2019 View Details

Hopkinsville (Hopkinsville, KY)
Region: 12
05/18/2019 View Details

Pottsville Area (Pottsville, PA)
Region: 8
05/18/2019 View Details

Silicon Valley (Silicon Valley, CA)
Region: 2
05/19/2019 View Details

San Diego (San Diego, CA)
Region: 2
05/25/2019 View Details

Greater Rochester (Rochester, NY)
Region: 9
05/31/2019 View Details

June

Athens (Athens, TN)
Region: 12
06/01/2019 View Details

Blue Ridge Classic (Waynesboro, VA)
Region: 8
06/01/2019 View Details

Delmarva (Federalsburg, MD)
Region: 8
06/01/2019 View Details

Greater Des Moines (Des Moines, IA)
Region: 4
06/01/2019 View Details

Kanawha Valley (South Charleston, WV)
Region: 6
06/01/2019 View Details

North Georgia
Region: 7
06/01/2019 View Details

New Hampshire (New Hampshire State)
Region: 10
06/02/2019 View Details

Spotsylvania
Region: 8
06/02/2019 View Details

Akron Area (Akron, OH)
Region: 6
06/08/2019 View Details

DuBois (Dubois, PA)
Region: 8
06/08/2019 View Details

Harrisonburg (Harrisonburg, VA)
Region: 8
06/08/2019 View Details

Pikes Peak Soap Box Derby (Colorado Springs, CO)
Region: 4
06/09/2019 View Details

Lima (Lima, OH)
Region: 6
06/15/2019 View Details

Ogallala (Ogallala, NE)
Region: 4
06/15/2019 View Details

Piedmont Area (Culpeper, VA)
Region: 8
06/15/2019 View Details

Portage County (Portage County, OH)
Region: 6
06/15/2019 View Details

Star City (Roanoke, VA)
Region: 8
06/15/2019 View Details

North Central Ohio (Mansfield, OH)
Region: 6
06/22/2019 View Details

Northwest Indiana (Valparaiso, IN)
Region: 5
06/22/2019 View Details

Ohio Valley (Glendale, WV)
Region: 6
06/22/2019 View Details

Omaha (Omaha, NE)
Region: 4
06/22/2019 View Details

Wayne-Holmes (Wayne-Holmes County, OH)
Region: 6
06/22/2019 View Details

Tuscarawas County (Tuscarawas County, OH)
Region: 6
06/23/2019 View Details

July

Conshohocken (Conshohocken, PA)
Region: 8
07/04/2019 View Details

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