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09 08

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Pinewood Derby 2018

CSCA Derby Days 2018

The Derby Daze of Summer

Join the trip across America through time and space at the 11th annual Pinewood Derby race. See the cars, eat from the food truck, win a raffle prize, and DRINK FREE BEER! Anyone can make a car! See below for details.


Thursday, August 9, 2018
6:00–6:45 pm: Racer check-in
6:45–7:15 pm: Voting
7:30 pm: The race is on


The Columbus Idea Foundry
2nd Floor at the Grand Stand
421 W. State St.
Columbus, OH 43215


Event Admission: $5
CSCA Student Members: Free
Children under 10: Free
This is a family friendly event!

Pinewood Derby helps students
on their own journey.

All proceeds from this event go to our student scholarship fund. This award goes to Creative Best student winners to help them through school or on their creative journey. You can help us give back even more by donating.

No amount is too small. Give what you can and receiving a unique thank-you gift in the process! All donations go to the scholarship fund.

Donate to the Fund

Help in a bigger way by having your business sponsor the race. Multiple levels of sponsorship with a variety of perks are available.

Sponsor Pinewood


Anyone can make a car! Young or old, member or not, teams, individuals, girl scouts, etc. Email CSCAPinewood@gmail.com to buy a kit or pick one up at the next CSCA Speaker Event.

Need more info on building a car?

Download the Rules

Big dreams but no tools? Build your car with the Idea Foundry

This year, CSCA is partnering with the Columbus Idea Foundry to offer a pinewood car-building workshop! Come with your kit and an idea and the crafty folks at the Idea Foundry will help you bring it to life. Cost is only $15 for BOTH days but space is limited to 30 people.

Saturday, July 21, 1–4pm & Saturday, July 28, 1–4pm

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