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Soap Box Derby

A chequered flag on a pole

The revival of the Hunstanton Soap Box Derby! Build your own go-kart and compete to be the fastest. This was a huge event in the 80s, and now it’s back! Hunstanton is hugely excited and we're anticipating a great turnout with everyone, residents and visitors alike, keen to show off their building and racing skills.

Sunday 17 September

Location and time: Starting point by Boston Square.

The event begins at 10am with entertainment based around the stage on The Green, hosted by KLFM, as the karts undergo safety checks. 

Races begin at noon, with each team making two timed runs down the course.

The prize giving will begin at 5pm, with trophies awarded to the fastest junior team, the fastest adult team, and the best-decorated kart.

Information: Entries for this years Soap Box Derby are now closed.

You can find out more information about Soap Box Derby events on the Scottish Cartie Association website.