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2013 Fish Box Derby Registration and Inspection


For more info and pics- http://www.fishboxderby.org/


Fish Box Derby Registration and Weigh-in was held at the Fisk Organ shop today, here are a few pics!  We will also accept registrations and do inspections for those who could not make it today – this Wednesday evening Sept. 11th, 6-7pm.  We urge any previous racers who may be interested in loaning or selling their cars to contact the Fish Box Derby at 978-283-1932.  Don’t forget the THRILL OF THE HILL! this Sunday, Sept. 15th at High Noon, on Rogers Street hill!


Rick Isaacs for the Fish Box Derby

Event Information

2013 Fishbox Derby Race will be held

September 15th High Noon

The cars are entered into one of two categories: “Freestyle” or “Modified”. Prize categories include the traditional First, Second, Third, Fourth, Best Pit Crew and Koolest Car. In the past, First Place winners have won a mountain bike from Seaside cycle, Second Place winners have won a six month family membership to the YMCA, Third Place winners have won tickets from Cape Ann Whale Watch  and Fourth Place winners have won wrist watch. Many other great prizes donated by local merchants are awarded.

Donations made to the Fish Box Derby Race help to cover all race related expenses. The balance is placed in a scholarship fund for the young participants. Each participant is eligible to apply for scholarship funds as she or he prepares to graduate from High School. For race details, helping on a committee or general information you can write to us at: Fish Box Derby, Inc. PO Box 162 Gloucester, Ma. 01931-0162 Or call Greg at 978-283-1932 or Beth at 978-281-6057. Email us at info@fishboxderby.org

Need more information about purchasing cars, parts, etc.?  Please see the following links:

Official Soapbox Derby Website

Way Cool Kits