Let's Get Ready to Roll!

Save the date for the 5th Annual Achieva Box Car Rally!

Saturday, October 4th

9 am to 3pm

Downtown Clearwater's Cleveland Street District

(corner of Cleveland Street and Osceola Avenue)

Build your own custom car to compete in up to five race classes in either the Homemade or AASBD style division!

Race Classes: 

  • Pee Wee (ages 7-12)
  • Teen (ages 13-17)
  • Adult (ages 18+)
  • High School (Schools only)
  • Corporate (Businesses only)

      Box Car Divisions:

      • Homemade: shell is built from scratch, may purchase axle and wheels.
      • All-American Soap Box Derby style (AASBD style): car follows guidelines of All-American Soap Box Derby.


      To purchase a car kit, visit www.aasbd.org or http://www.gokit.com/.
      Check out some unique designs here!: http://www.mts.net/~derby/adult/adult.htm.

      The 2014 Box Car Rally will feature:

      • starting ramp
      • automated timing system
      • two box car divisions
      • food & drinks
      • kids games
      • music
      • balloons
      • face painting
      • local merchant tables
      • ...and more!

      Awards will be given to 1st, 2nd and 3rd place in each race class, as well as 1st place in each of the following categories:

      • Best in Show
      • Best Team Name
      • Best Team Theme (costumes)
      • Best High School Car
      • Best Company Car
      • Most Original
      • Funniest Car 
      • Most Outrageous

      Click here to view 2013 results.


        Register your team and get started on your car today!

        Click here for a registration form.


        The Box Car Rally is made possible by our sponsors.  A variety of sponsorship levels are available with numerous sponsor perks. 

        Click here to view sponsorship opportunities. 

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         Questions? Please contact Chelsey Wilson at 727.431.7362, or email events@achievacu.com.  


        Proceeds benefit local schools through the Achieva Foundation, a 501(c)(3) Corporation.


        This is a fundraising event, therefore refunds cannot be issued.

        Your donation will
        go directly to local schools!

        Thank you to our generous sponsors and supporters!


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