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
Ages 7 to 13, weight under 120 lbs
Ages 9 to 18, weight under 150 lbs
Ages 10 to 20, weight under 160 lbs.
For more information please email Lindsay Leach or call at 540-507-7755.
Registration before May 7, 2021, is $50, after May 7 $75. Registration must be mailed to the Spotsylvania Visitor Center at 4704 Southpoint Parkway, Fredericksburg, VA 22407. Make Checks payable to Treasurer, Spotsylvania County. Registration forms are available online. To download the form Print Registration Form or fill the form out online and bring in your check to the visitor center.
In light of the COVID-19 and recent restrictions put in place, we want to consolidate information to make it easy for everyone to know what is going on in Spotsylvania and helps for Tourism businesses in the area. This Page will provide you with more information.