The Soap Box Derby is a youth racing program which has run nationally since 1934, held in the Fredericksburg area since 1996. World Championship finals are held each July at Derby Downs in Akron, Ohio. The winner of the local race goes to Akron in July. If you don't have a car, contact Race Director Alvin Staples to be matched up with a car (540) 786-5930
Registration before May 7, 2020, is $50, after May 7 $75. Registration must be dropped off or mailed to the Spotsylvania Visitor Center at 4704 Southpoint Parkway, Fredericksburg, VA 22407. Make Checks payable to Treasurer, Spotsylvania County. Registration forms are available at the Visitor Center. To download the form Print Registration Form or fill the form out online and bring in your check to the visitor center.