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Pinewood Derby Fun Runs

04/03/2018, 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

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Pinewood Derby returns to the Indiana State Museum with its impressive two-story, 125-foot race track! Join us for Fun Runs, the official race and a Best in Show competition. 

Fun Runs: Tuesday-Friday, April 3-6, 10am-5pm; Sunday, April 8, 11am-5pm. Race and test your car's performance!

Race Day: Saturday, April 7, 10am-5pm. Enter to race (by noon) in one of two categories: ages 5-16 must register as youth; ages 17+ must register as adult.

Best in Show competition: Saturday, April 7. Enter your Pinewood Derby car (by 2pm) for a chance to take home a ribbon or trophy. Cars will be awarded based on their design. Participants ages 5-16 must enter in the youth category; ages 17+ must enter the adult category.

Click here to see the Pinewood Derby Open Rules

Click here to see the Pinewood Derby Best in Show Rules 

Admission: $5 per scout and each scout family member (April 3-8).

Pinewood Derby is made possible by the Indiana State Museum and the Crossroads of America, BSA.