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GPD Employees' Foundation presents

Inclusion Day

2024 Date TBD


Derby Downs | 1000 George Washington Blvd., Akron OH, 44312

Inclusion Day is an event where individuals with all different abilities have the opportunity to take a ride down the world famous Derby Downs Track in a ride-along Soap Box Derby car. Guests will also get to enjoy lunch, entertainment, and other fun activities.

Ages 5 & up

Maximum weight for riders is 185 pounds

Helmets will be provided or riders may bring their own helmets. 

Participation is limited to the first 250 riders who register.


Registration Opens December 2023


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Our weather policy: Soap Box Derby events will take place in the rain if there is no lightning or standing water on the track. In the event of a cancellation, we will share that information on this page, on our social media (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram). 

For more information, please contact the Soap Box Derby at 330.733.8723 x 13 or



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