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Shawnee District Pinewood Derby

Shawnee District Pinewood Derby
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1850 Apple Blossom Drive
Winchester, VA 22601, US
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Shawnee District Pinewood Derby Race


  • Open Race
    • Registration Opens at 10:00am.
    • Open Race begins at 10:15am
    • Open to any dad, mom, sibling, adult or Boy Scout that wants to build a race car to race
  • Wild Card Heat Races
    • Registration Opens at 10:00am
    • Wild Card Heat Races 10:30am
    • Open to ANY Cub Scout that wants to race their derby car
    • The top three (3) finishers will advance to the Semi-Finals Segment #1
  • Semi-Final Heat Race
    • Registration opens at 11:00am
    • Semi-final Heat Races at 11:30am
  • District Finals Race
    • Approximately 1:45pm
    • Top three finishers from each segment in the Semi-finals
Segment Registration Race Time Packs
1 11:00am 11:30am 15, 231, 46, 107, 3
2 11:30am 12:00pm 2, 31, 71, 45, 159
3 12:00pm 12:30pm 1, 62, 9, 51, 131
4 12:30pm 1:00pm 61, 10, 63, 79

Location:  Apple Blossom Mall


Semi-finals race is open to the top FOUR (4) finishers from the pack race.  We will NOT have alternates this year.  Each pack has been assigned a specific time to have their racers check-in and race at the District Pinewood Derby Semi-Final heat races.  The top THREE (3) finishers from each semi-final race will advance to the finals held at the end of the day.

Wild Card race is open to ANY Cub Scout wishing to enter his car in the District Pinewood Derby race even if they did not finish in the top four at their pack race.  If you are already registered for the Semi-finals race, you CANNOT register for the Wild Card race.  Same rules apply.

Open race is for anyone (dad, mom, siblings, adults and/or Boy Scouts) that want to make and race a car.  Same rules apply.

Best Looking Car Contest:  Open to any scout that wants to enter their car.

Categories will include:

  • Best Looking Car Overall
  • Most Creative
  • Most Realistic
  • Best Scout Made
  • Best Design
  • Best Paint
  • and possibly more.....

Fee:  Race - Register by 2/14/2014 $12 per car; after 2/14 $17 per car

         Best Looking Car - $2 per car payable at check-in

Registration:  Registration deadline is February 21, 2014 to the Council Service Center or online.  NO REGISTRATIONS will be accepted after 2/21/2014

Awards:  Each race participant will receive a 2014 Pinewood Derby race patch.  Various trophies/medallions/certificates will be awarded to the top finishers of each segment.  Various awards will be given to best-looking car contest winners.

Additional Information:  Official Race Rules & Regulations for the Shawnee District Pinewood Derby are available by clicking HERE.   Please make sure your unit incorporates these rules in your pack race so when your boys arrive at the district race, we do not have any problems.  Please note some additional have been made to the rules this year.

Each Pack is required to provide at least one person to help setup and run the District PWD race!  Set up will begin at 9am

To download the flyer, click HERE.

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$12.00 per Participant
Late fee
After 2/14/2014 a fee of $5.00 will apply.


107 Youth Development Court
Winchester, VA 22602

phone: 540-662-2551
fax: 540-662-2725

Hours of Operation:
10:00am - 5:30pm (M-F) 
10:00am - 2:00pm (2nd Sat. each month)
Closed (Sun.)

*For our closings, please see our Scout Shop page**