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Soap Box Derby Events

2018 

January


Gravity Racing Challenge
Teacher/Coach Info Session
REGISTER HERE
Date: Thursday, January 11
Time: 4 - 5 p.m.
Location: Hatton Community Learning Center
                 1933 Baker Ave. 
                  Akron, OH 44312

May


GRC STEM Team Competition Inspections
Date: Tuesday, May 1
Time: 3 - 7 p.m.
Location: Topside
                1000 George Washington Blvd
                Akron, OH 44312

GRC STEM Team Competition Inspections
Date: Wednesday, May 2
Time: 3 - 7 p.m.
Location: Topside
                1000 George Washington Blvd
                Akron, OH 44312

GRC STEM Team Competition Inspections
Date: Thursday, May 3
Time: 3 - 7 p.m.
Location: Topside
                1000 George Washington Blvd
                Akron, OH 44312

Portage County Soap Box Derby
Rally Race
Date: Saturday, May 5
Location: 789 Derby Downs Dr. 
                Akron, OH 44306

Portage County Soap Box Derby
Rally Race
Date: Sunday, May 6
Location: 789 Derby Downs Dr. 
                Akron, OH 44306

GRC STEM Team Competition Inspections
Date: Monday, May 7
Time: 3 - 7 p.m.
Location: Topside
                1000 George Washington Blvd
                Akron, OH 44312

GRC STEM Team Competition Inspections
Date: Tuesday, May 8
Time: 3 - 7 p.m.
Location: Topside
                1000 George Washington Blvd
                Akron, OH 44312

GRC STEM Team Competition Team Day 
By appointment only
Date: Wednesday, May 9
Time: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Location: Topside
                1000 George Washington Blvd
                Akron, OH 44312

GRC STEM Team Competition Team Day 
By appointment only
Date: Thursday, May 10
Time: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Location: Topside
                1000 George Washington Blvd
                Akron, OH 44312

GRC STEM Team Competition Team Day 
By appointment only
Date: Friday, May 11
Time: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Location: Topside
                1000 George Washington Blvd
                Akron, OH 44312

GRC STEM Team Competition Team Day 
By appointment only
Date: Monday, May 14
Time: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Location: Topside
                1000 George Washington Blvd
                Akron, OH 44312

GRC STEM Team Competition Team Day 
By appointment only
Date: Tuesday, May 15
Time: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Location: Topside
                1000 George Washington Blvd
                Akron, OH 44312

GRC STEM Team Competition Team Day 
High School Teams located more than 85 miles from Akron
By appointment only

Date: Tuesday, May 15
Time: 9 a.m. - 11 a.m.
Location: Topside
                1000 George Washington Blvd
                Akron, OH 44312

GRC STEM Team Competition:
High School Super Stock & Engineering Design Challenge 
Date: Thursday, May 17
Time: View the full competition schedule
Location: 789 Derby Downs Dr. 
                Akron, OH 44306

GRC STEM Team Competition  Inspections & Team Day 
Teams located more than 85 miles from Akron
By appointment only

Date: Friday, May 18
Time: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Location: Topside
                1000 George Washington Blvd
                Akron, OH 44312

GRC STEM Team Competition:
Stock: Grades 3 - 5 & Super Stock: Grades 5 - 8 
Date: Saturday, May 19
Time: View the full competition schedule
Location: 789 Derby Downs Dr. 
                Akron, OH 44306

June


Soap Box Derby STEM Summer Camp
Session 1
Date: June 11 - 15
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Location: Topside
                1000 George Washington Blvd
                Akron, OH 44312

Soap Box Derby STEM Summer Camp
Session 2
Date: June 18 - 22
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Location: Topside
                1000 George Washington Blvd
                Akron, OH 44312

July


81st First Energy All-American Soap Box Derby
Race Week
Date: July 15 - 21
Time: A full schedule for each day will be published in 2018
Location: 789 Derby Downs Dr. 
                Akron, OH 44306

August


Inclusion Day
Date:  TBD
Location: 789 Derby Downs Dr. 
                 Akron, OH 44306

Senior Day
Presented by the Cleveland Clinic Akron General 
Date:  Thursday, August 30
Time: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Location: 789 Derby Downs Dr. 
                Akron, OH 44306

September


Portage County Soap Box Derby
Rally Race
Date: Saturday, September 1
Location: 789 Derby Downs Dr. 
                Akron, OH 44306

Portage County Soap Box Derby
Rally Race
Date: Sunday, September 2
Location: 789 Derby Downs Dr. 
                Akron, OH 44306

* Schedule Subject To Change