Pinewood Derby


START YOUR "ENGINES"!  Pinewood Derby is our annual wood car racing for Cub Scouts.  Every Pack is encouraged to hold their Pinewood Derby between January–early April.  The Top 3 racers from each Den (Lions, Tigers, Wolves, Bears, and Webelos) are eligible to compete in their District's Pinewood Derby Tournament.

The most current competition rules are available here.


District Pinewood Derby Dates (2023)


District Date Times Location
Indian River TBD TBD TBD
Treasure Coast April 29, 2023 TBD TBD
Sailfish April 15, 2023 TBD Martin County Sheriff's Office, 800 SE Monterey Rd, Stuart, FL
Lighthouse April 22, 2023 11:00 am – 3:00 pm Roger Dean Stadium, 4751 Main St., Jupiter, FL 33458
Everglades April 29, 2023 TBD Tanah Keeta Scout Reservation


Council Pinewood Derby

The Gulf Stream Council Pinewood Derby will be held on May 13, 2023 at Tanah Keeta Scout Reservation.  The Top 3 Racers from each Den-level at the District Tournament are eligible to compete at the Council Pinewood Derby.  District Pinewood Derby Chairs will submit the names of these Scouts to the Council Pinewood Derby team to register them for the event.