FirstEnergyAll-American Soap Box Derby Countdown

Soap Box Derby Car Show

Classic Derby Cars, History, & Fun to help support the mission of the Soap Box Derby. 

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Registration closes on Friday, May 29, 2020. Final instructions will be sent in June.

Thursday, July 23 | Saturday, July 25

On Thursday, July 23, the activities will consist of a car show underneath the tent at Topside, as well as a festival to celebrate this years Champs. 

On Saturday, July 25, the car show will be located on the West Lawn. Food and other activities will be located Trackside during the 83rd running of the FirstEnergy All-American Soap Box Derby.

Invite your friends and family so they can participate in the activities! 


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


Entry Fee

Thursday: There will be no fee for entry to Thursday's Car Show

Saturday: $8.00 Includes entry to the 83rd FirstEnergy All-American Soap Box Derby



Evan Gannon

Events Manager

330.733.8723 x10


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 collaboration, fair and honest racing competitions, STEM curriculum, and other community-focused activities.