The Fall Festival Soap Box Derby is coming back for 2021.
The Sister Bay Advancement Association announced the derby will be held at 10 am, Oct. 17.
The Derby Race will be held on Highway 42 in downtown Sister Bay. Girls and boys age 7 to 13 can build (with assistance from an adult) and then race in their gravity powered cars. The weight limit for the car, driver and wheels is 200 pounds. Mandatory pre-race inspections will be held at the race site at 8 am the morning of the race. The event will be double elimination and trophies will be awarded at the end of the race.
With less than 100 days to go, it is time to start building your new car or tuning up your current car. New stock car kits are available online at www.soapboxderby.org. Drivers must submit completed registration forms no later than October 1 Forms are available at sisterbay.com. The 75th annual Fall Festival takes place Oct. 15-17.