The New Berlin Soap Box Derby Commission invites your participation in the
56th ANNUAL NEW BERLIN SOAP BOX DERBY
Race day is Sunday, September 13th, 2020
New Berlin residents between the ages of 6 and 16 can design, build, and race their own cars down our 1,000-foot long, 3-lane, paved track. Cars are sponsored by local businesses, as well as by businesses and race fans from around the United States. Finalists in each class compete for trophies, great prizes, and a chance to win the coveted "Champion of Champions" award.
The New Berlin Soap Box Derby Commission 2020 Race Plan is connected to the New Berlin School District's decision to resume in-person school for childern ages 6 - 16 in September 2020.
- The registration fee of $5.00 is being waived for all drivers in 2020 to help New Berlin Families.
|In-Person NBSD Schools Open||2020 Race Day||Awards Ceremony|
|September 1||September 13||September 27|
|Between September 2 and September 31||Two Sunday's after the First Day of School||Two weeks after Race Day|
|After Sepetmber 30||Race Cancelled||2020 Award Ceremony is cancelled
Career awards are created for drivers who age out
Online registration is once again available this year.
Everyone is encouraged to register online!
These rules and specifications show how to build your car, there's a suggested materials list, and explains the rules for running of the event.
On race day, each driver...
- receives a special Derby t-shirt,
- gets their photo taken with their car, and
- gets a minimum of four runs down the track.
The Awards Night ceremonies take place two weeks after race day. The photos taken on race day will be available for pickup at Awards Night.