Cardboard Box Derby 2024

Participate in Peek'n Peak's 2024 Cardboard Box Derby!

Participate in Peek’n Peak’s 2024 Cardboard Box Derby!  

Cardboard Box Derby 2024 event logo

March 16, 2024

Cardboard Box Derby 2024

Saturday, March 16 at Spring Fest

Calling All Cardboard Craftsmen: Start gathering boxes and sketching your plans for Peek’n Peak’s 2024 Cardboard Box Derby!  We are encouraging organizations, co-workers, family, and/or friends to get together and turn cardboard, glue, tape, and paper into vehicles that can sustain a trek down the snow tubing hill!  

Register Your Team Now!

Rules for Participants:

  • “Vehicle” may be no wider than 12 feet.
  • “Vehicle” must be able to carry at least 1 person across the finish line and can carry up to 6 people. Pilots must finish the race IN the box.
  • Participants must be ages 3 and older.
  • All boxes must be able to withstand more than one trek down the hill.
  • All riders are required to wear a helmet.
  • Designs must be family-friendly, no obscene writing or stickers allowed.
  • Pushers may push up to the “Hands-Off” line.
  • Anyone visibly intoxicated will not be allowed to run.
  • Un-sportsman-like conduct will be cause for disqualification.
  • Costumes and team spirit are encouraged and appreciated.
  • Waivers must be signed for all participants.
  • Waivers must be signed for all participants under the age of 18 by a legal guardian.
  • Boxes may be constructed of any of the following:
  • All paper products
  • Wax paper or plastic wrap
  • Cardboard
  • Duct, packing, or Scotch tape
  • Wax, paint & stickers allowed
  • No sleds that were used in the previous Peek’n Peak Cardboard Box Derby’s will be permitted to enter

Prizes will be awarded to Kids and Adults Separately:

  1. Creativity: structural design, team costumes, concept, etc.
  2. Best Team Spirit & Attitude
  3. Best Time: Fastest vehicle to successfully make it down the hill.

Race Format

  • 2 sleds per heat (number subject to change depending on # of sled entries)
  • The winner of each heat moves on to the next round
  • All qualifying sleds will move into the bracket, losers eliminated until we have a winner.
  • Box must be able to run more than once if it wins a heat or to break a tie, or it will be eliminated


  •  Registration/Check in at 9:30 AM at the Retreat
  •  Sled inspection begins at 10 AM on the Tubing Hill
  •  Derby begins at 11 AM on the Tubing Hill
outdoor table setting for social event

Sending You To