The Polar Festival is coming up Feb 4th starting at 10am! Polar run and Plunge and Chilly Chili Cook off! Dont miss out!                                                                                                                                            Mardi Grad in the Mountains is coming up Feb 18th at Good Times! Come celebrate New Orleans style with Ron Short and the Possum Playboys starting at 7pm!                                                                                                                                                        Join us this Winter in Big Stone Gap for breathtaking scenery, great food, amazing music, and shopping! Give us a try, you won’t regret visiting our Winter Wonderland!                                                                                                                                                                           A Town Permit is no longer required to access Big Cherry! Get out and visit today!

DERBY DAY

DERBY DAY INFORMATION

Date:

Saturday, July 1st at 9am

Location:

Corner of East 1st N. and Wood Ave

 

Description:

2023 Lonesome Pine Soapbox Derby
Saturday, July 1st, 9am
Better get those racers dusted off and oiled up, or just build you a brand-new ride! The Third Annual Soapbox Derby is coming up!
Age Division are as follows:
LITTLE BEARS 7-11
BIG BEARS 12 -15
MIGHTY BEARS 16 – 99
Official rules and registration packets can be picked up at the Big Stone Gap Visitor Center! Please call (276) 523-2303 for more information! You can also download a digital copy in the links below.

In addition to the racing trophies, Soapbox cars with also be judged and awarded trophies in the following categories:

MOST ORIGINAL PAINT JOB

ENGINEERING

BEST NOVELTY SOAPBOX CAR

OVERALL BEST SOAPBOX CAR

THINGS TO DO

LOCAL ATTRACTIONS

PARKS & TRAILS

WHERE TO EAT

WHERE TO SHOP

WHERE TO STAY

OUTDOOR RECREATION

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