7 Hills Steinwood Derby Race
Name: 7 Hills Steinwood Derby Race
Date: February 28, 2019
Time: 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM CST
Help us raise funds for 7 Hills owner, Abigail Gutierrez, who is participating in Dubuque Dancing with the Stars presented by Dubuque Area Chamber of Commerce. All race proceeds go to the Key City Creative Center.
REGISTER YOUR VEHICLE NOW for $15. Registration is open until 5pm the day before the derby. Audience admission is free.
4:00 - 5:00pm — CHECK-IN
5:00 - 6:00pm — CAR VOTING CONTESTS
6:00 - 7:30pm — RACE TOURNAMENT
7:30 - 8:00pm — AWARDS CEREMONY
Awards will be given for fastest car and best designed car. 1st Place - $50 7 Hills Gift Card, 2nd Place - $25 7 Hills Gift Card.
Those familiar with the Boy Scouts of America will understand that the Pinewood Derby was the coolest thing those little nerds ever did. For the uninitiated, the concept is simple—carve a wood block into a custom car shape, paint it, add wheels, then race it against your buds on a giant gravity-powered ramp. It's time to re-live that glory now, as adults, who can drink beers, have fun and win prizes for speed and design. Car Specifications: Maximum width - 2-3/4" Maximum Length - 7" Maximum Weight - Not over 5 Ounces Minimum width between wheels - 1-3/4" Minimum bottom clearance underneath the body (so it does not rub on the track guide) - 3/8"
Registrants are responsible for acquiring their own Pinewood Derby starter kit from which to create their vehicle. We recommend purchasing through BSA—they have the best prices and excellent customer support. Registrants are welcome to enter multiple cars, assuming they pay a registration fee per car. Registrants may be multiple people (a group) for a single car. Register a car as an individual or group of friends here: Attendance is free and open to the public. SPONSORS who are HELPING TO MAKE THIS EVENT DOPE + participating in the BUSINESS HEAT: Email firstname.lastname@example.org with any question, inquiries or suggestions.