Welcome to the 21st Annual Fredericksburg Soap Box Derby
The Soapbox Derby is a great opportunity for families to bond, create, and spend quality time together. From building your car together to having the family support on race day, this family centered event is bound to bring parents/guardians and children closer together.
Race Day: Saturday, June 17, 2017
7:30 AM Racers assemble
8:00 AM Opening ceremonies
8:15 AM Parade of drivers up the hill
8:20 AM Oil Can Race
8:30 AM Showcase of last year’s champions
8:45 AM Aerial Race Photo
9:00 AM Race begins (we may start a few minutes early 8:45am - 9:00am)
Awards ceremony (immediately following the last race)
Public is invited to come cheer on the racers!! Free admission to come watch. Bring your chairs and shade umbrellas. Bring cash and credit for our vendors and businesses along the race course.