Mar 25, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Pinewood Derby®

You’re invited to celebrate the tradition of Pinewood Derby in a whole new way! Bring your car (or use one of ours) any day of the week, and share your design with other racers as you race it down our two-story track. You’ll receive a certificate with your official time to share with your pack. Snap a picture of your design to submit to our virtual Best in Show contest. Winners will be featured on the Indiana State Museum Facebook page.

Price: Included with museum admission; $7 for scouts and their families

Admission

Open Track 

March 24-28, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Bring your car or use one of ours any day of the week to race it on the two-story track.

See how fast your car can go

Race and test your car’s performance! Test your engineering skills in stress tests, design your race team logo, and the main event – speed your car down the two story track with fellow racing fans. Stick around to get a photo at our own Victory Lane with your pit crew!

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, there is no official race day for Scouts.

"Best in Show" competition

Snap a picture of your design to submit to our virtual Best in Show contest. Winners will be featured on the Indiana State Museum Facebook page.

View “Best in Show” competition rules and submission form here