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Let’s Go Racing! Adult Pinewood Derby in Brainerd This Sunday


Sick of making your kid’s derby car only for THEM to get the trophy and accolades? This is YOUR MOMENT!

This Sunday is the 2nd Annual Roundhouse Pinewood Derby.

Sand and polish those axles, run on 3 wheels, ride the rail and don’t skimp on graphite!

Want the details?

2nd Annual Roundhouse Pinewood Derby presented by American National Bank

Where- Roundhouse Brewery 1551 Northern Pacific Rd, Brainerd, MN 56401

Who- Anyone 16 years or older

When- Sunday, March 3rd, Tech inspection starts at 1:00PM with racing starting at 1:30PM sharp.

Why: All proceeds going to Cub Scout Pack 45


Build a new car or bring one that was previously built (must meet current derby rules).

Field will be limited to the first 64 entries for the head to head double elimination brackets.

First of its kind “Pit Stop” for final 8 cars (see official rules for details).

Get your name engraved on the Roundhouse Legacy Trophy that will remain on display throughout the year.

Prizes and trophies for the top 3 places, with $100 to the winner.

Please register in person at Roundhouse Brewery prior Sunday so the bracket can be formed.

Limited day of event registrations accepted.

Registration is $25 and includes a pinewood derby kit.

One exclusive bonus is that they brought me back as the Master of Ceremonies, Emcee, Resident Smart Aleck, Time Killer and Beer Taster.

One promise I can make is that you will win. IF you have the fastest car in the final race.

Let’s go racin’!!!!

Hope you Sunday!