FirstEnergyAll-American Soap Box Derby Countdown


Team building, networking, & fun to help support the mission of the Soap Box Derby. 

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RACE DAY | Friday, October 4

On Friday, October 4, the activities will consist of trial runs for the teams, fun runs, tailgating, food trucks, and the Corporate Derby Challenge competition. Invite your friends and family so they can cheer your team to victory and participate in some of the activities. 

Trophies will be awarded to the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place teams in the race. 

Event Timeline | 1000 George Washignton Blvd., Akron, OH 44312 | View Parking Map

7:00 a.m.   Team check-in & Breakfast

8:00 a.m.    Assembling & Decorating

11:00 a.m.  Lunch

12:00 p.m.  Practice Runs

1:00 p.m.    Race Begins

*** Awards presentation will immediately follow the conclusion of the race at the starting line

A great team building opportunity, the Build N Battle is guaranteed fun and not to mention, an excellent opportunity to support the Soap Box Derby's mission to build knowledge and character, and to create a meaningful experiences through collaboration and fair and honest competition. 


Entry Fee

One Car    = $1,500

Two Cars   = $2,850

Three Cars = $4,000 

Four Cars   = $5,000



10% discount if paid by June 1, 2019

15% discount for those team that competed in the United Way Corporate Derby Challenge presented by Fallsway Equipment Company



Heather Morrow

Director of Operations

330.733.8723 x20


The International Soap Box Derby® is a non-profit youth education and leadership development organization whose mission is to build knowledge and character, and to create meaningful experiences through fair and honest racing competitions, STEM curriculums, and other community-focused activities.