Gravity Racing for Kids & Adults

Greater Houston Soap Box Derby

Spring 2023 Event Schedule

Gravity Racing at Hockley Derby Park
All Saturday dates unless noted.

March 31  (Friday)
  •   Sr. Adult Spring Fun Day - a Harris County Pct. 4 event

April 15 
  •   Super Kids Spring Qualifier (morning)
  •   New Driver Training (afternoon)
  •   NDR Practice/Setup Day (afternoon)

April 29 - Texas Top Gun Series Spring Rally
  •   NDR Rally & Challenger Race

May 13 
  •    Public Fun Day  (morning)
  •    “Zero” Gravity Derby (afternoon)

May 20  Season Championships 
  •   Texas Top Gun Series - NDR Rally & Challenger Race
  •   Super Kids - Top 4 qualifiers from April 15

June 3 - End of Season Awards Banquet

Photo by Digital Knight Productions

Thrill of the Hill

NOTE: As of 2022, the Hockley Derby Park is now part of Harris County Pct. 4.

Gravity Racing: A "Family Team" Activity

A team consists of kids and adults. Car handling is part of this team activity, which involves lifting cars on and off trailers, positioning them in the starting gates and moving them out of the braking area once they have come to a complete stop. This webpage provides information on events and ways you can participate and volunteer in this family-oriented sport. More...

Map to Hockley Derby Park

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