Kinetic Sculpture Parade & Obstacle Course Race
Get ready for a full day of excitement at Kinetic Derby Day in West Columbia, SC, where registrants can have their registered sculpture participate in both the Kinetic Sculpture Parade and the exhilarating Obstacle Course. The Kinetic Sculpture Parade, which starts at 10:30 am, allows you to showcase your sculpture in two ways: as a group with a sculpture on a pike while others dressed in creative costumes walk alongside, or as a single rider dressed up and on a bike. The event embraces all cartoon characters and encourages imaginative forms for a memorable procession. After the parade, at 1:30 pm, gear up for the solo Obstacle Course, open to participants aged 13 and older, where you can equip your kinetic sculpture to tackle challenges like the "Green Slime," "Foam Surprise," and the thrilling "Water Obstacle." It's a day filled with skill, creativity, daring, and unforgettable experiences!
Soapbox Derby Race & Obstacle Course Race
Experience the ultimate Kinetic Derby Day in West Columbia, SC, by participating in both the soapbox derby race and the exhilarating obstacle course. The soapbox racing kicks off at 11 am, allowing teams of up to 5 to register their derby cars. Choose to build either an art car or a need-for-speed car, and compete for exciting prizes while embracing the cartoon theme by dressing up as your favorite characters. Enjoy an exhilarating soapbox race down a massive hill, featuring outrageous vehicles like rocket ships and giant rubber ducks, reminiscent of the "Little Rascals." Then, at 1:30 pm, gear up for the obstacle course, a solo showdown of speed and precision open to participants aged 13 and older. Equip your soapbox car with pedals to conquer challenges like the "Green Slime," "Foam Surprise," and the thrilling "Water Obstacle." It's a day filled with skill, creativity, daring, and unforgettable experiences!
Kinetic Sculpture Parade (Only)
The Kinetic Derby Day in West Columbia, SC, offers the opportunity to participate in the parade in two exciting ways. You can register as a group, where you showcase one sculpture on a bike while other participants dressed up in creative costumes walk alongside the sculpture. Alternatively, you can opt to dress up and hop on a bike as a single rider. The event welcomes all cartoon characters, encouraging participants to bring their favorite animated personas to life in imaginative forms for a truly memorable and artistic procession.
Soapbox Derby Race (Only)
Join the Kinetic Derby Day extravaganza in West Columbia, SC, and participate in teams of up to 5 by registering your derby car. There are three divisions: 8-12, 13-17, and adult, and you can choose to build either an art car or a need-for-speed car. All divisions compete for exciting prizes. Embrace the theme of cartoons by dressing up as your favorite characters and make it a family-friendly festivity. Get ready for an exhilarating soapbox race down a massive hill, featuring outrageous vehicles like rocket ships and giant rubber ducks, reminiscent of the "Little Rascals." Join the crowd in cheering for your favorite characters on wheels, and enjoy delicious food and artisan vendors for a day filled with laughter and adventure!
Obstacle Course Race (Only)
Prepare for an exhilarating obstacle course that will push your soapbox racing abilities to the limit! In this solo showdown of speed and precision, participants must be 13 or older to compete. Each car can include pedals to help conquer the challenges. As you race down the hill, you'll encounter the legendary "Green Slime" obstacle, testing your control and nerve on its slippery neon-green surface. But that's just the start! Navigate through the whimsical "Foam Surprise," filled with twists and turns amid fluffy foam, and then take on the thrilling "Water Obstacle" for an aquatic adventure. With each obstacle more thrilling than the last, this soapbox race's obstacle course is a true test of skill, daring, and determination. Gear up, strap in, and get ready for an unforgettable race!