Pinewood Derby

The Pinewood Derby is one of the most exciting events of the year! Come out and see what the derby is all about. We're excited to be holding the derby in conjunction with a car show sponsored by Cajun Harley-Davidson in Scott, LA. This event is FREE to the public to attend and view. Entry fees only apply if you'd like to race your car in the Pinewood Derby.

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The Derby

Cub Scouts from all over Acadiana will be able to compete against each other in the derby. We will have three divisions for Cub Scouts:

  • Lion/Tiger
  • Wolf/Bear
  • Webelos/Arrow of Light

In addition to our Cub Scout division we will be holding an OUTLAW race division -- open to anyone! Siblings, parents, scout leaders, friends, family, visitors, etc. this division is for you! 

If you would like to participate, please visit our RULES PAGE to make sure your car will pass inspection.

You can purchase your a Pinewood Derby kit at our Scout Shop located at 2266 S. College Rd, Lafayette, LA 70508.

Other Activities

In addition to the derby races and car show, we will have a face painting station, fun jump, and food and drink available for purchase. Our membership committee will also be available if you have questions about scouting.



9:00am     Check-in & Inspection

10:15am   Check-in is CLOSED

10:30am   Opening Ceremony / Races Begin

4:00pm     Awards


FREE to attend and view

$10 - Derby Race / Early Bird

$15 - Derby Race / Late (2 weeks before event)

$20 - Derby Race / On-site