Bringing families and
community together
one race at a time.
Parkersburg Soap Box Derby, Inc.
903 Camden Ave.
Parkersburg, WV 26101-5528
(304) 588-8074 (cell/text)


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Press Releases

  • July 15, 2024
    Parkersburg Soap Box Derby, Inc. Officially 501(c)(3) Tax-Exempt
    On July 3, 2024, the Internal Revenue Service approved Parkersburg Soap Box Derby, Inc. as a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt public benefit organization, retroactive to their incorporation date of February 22, 2024. Your generous contributions to support Soap Box Derby racing in the Mid-Ohio Valley are now fully tax-deductible.
  • November 11, 2023
    Soap Box Derby® Returning to ParkersburgAs published
    The Parkersburg Soapbox Derby is making a triumphant comeback to the Mid-Ohio Valley! After a hiatus of over four decades, this beloved tradition is set to thrill families and racing enthusiasts once again. Registration for boys and girls between the ages of 7 and 19 is now being accepted through their website for the 2024-2025 Derby Race Season which runs from August 1, 2024, through July 31, 2025. They are planning to have several races this season and the local Grand Champion will qualify to participate in the FirstEnegy All-American Soap Box Derby World Championship at the world-famous Derby Downs track in Akron, Ohio in July 2025.

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