What is the Pinewood Derby?

Scouts and their Akelas will work together to construct their very own Pinewood Derby Racecar from the official kit, from planning, cutting, sanding, painting, decorating, assembling, tweaking, and racing against the rest of the Pack!

Every car can compete in the racing and looks competition.

What are the rules?

Every car that is competing has to fit inside of certain dimensions and not exceeding 5 oz. All cars will be checked against the rules on registration.

Click here for the full official rules

Where and When?

The 2024 Pinewood Derby for the pack will be held on February 3, 2024 at the Asbury Gym from 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Got any tips?

There's all sorts of things you can do to make your Pinewood Derby Car go faster! Make sure that all techniques are permitted in the Derby rules.

See the video for a great start!