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District Pinewood Derby Information

     Mark your calendars now.

The 2016 Northern Lights District Pinewood Derby will be held

Saturday, May 6th 2017

Luther Brookdale Chevolet

I-694 and Brooklyn Blvd (Northwest Corner)

Click here for a flyer with complete rules, times, location


There is a $5 registration fee per scout.

Registration coming soon

All Cub Scouts are invited to race at the District Level.

Each boy is responsible for the $5.00 Entry fee.

  • Scouts must be in uniform
  • All cars will have to pass inspection (Regulation size & weight are same as in the kits)
  • Profile of the wheels must not be changed in any way (rounding or narrowing)
  • Please do not bring graphite into the building and make sure that your cars are clean before entering the building
  • The decision of the judges on all disqualifications is final
  • Remember that this is the boy's race, not the adults, and we will have fun.

The schedule for each age group is as follows:

    Registration Racing
  Lion Cubs 9:00-9:30 10:00-10:45
  Tiger Cubs 10:00-10:30 10:45-11:30
  Webelos (1st and 2nd Year) 10:45-11:15 11:30-12:15
  Bears 11:30-12:00 12:15-1:00
  Wolves 12:15-12:45 1:00-1:45

Setup begins at 8:30 for those heliping put on this event.

Please be on time for your race! We cannot wait for late arrivals!

Here are some helpful links:

Council Pinewood Derby Rules 

Parking: available behind building. 
Hungry?  Provisions will be available for purchase. 
All cars must pass inspection to race.  The decision of the judges is always final.