Welcome to the
Des Moines Soap Box Derby

On this site you can find all the details about our very own Soap Box Derby races, how to become a racer and more.

Race Schedule

Anyone between the ages of 7 and 20 years of age is eligible to compete.

May 4, 2024
Des Moines - May Rally
Rally Race
Jun 8, 2024
2024 Des Moines Local Championship
Local Race
Aug 24, 2024
Des Moines August Rally 2 Day Event
Rally Race

Become a

Take part in the tradition of the Des Moines Soap Box Derby – Get started with the program today to discover the excitement of gravity racing!