2019 Portland Adult Soapbox Derby: 8/17/19 10am to 4pm. CAMARADERIE, COMPETITION, AND COMMUNITY. The Portland Adult Soapbox Derby is a volunteer-fueled community event traditionally held the third Saturday of August.
Jul 08, 2013 · Put down your video game controllers and step away from your Mario Kart. The best way to race isn’t on a television, it’s down a volcano in Portland. But this is no children’s game — the PDX Adult Soapbox Derby, held the third Saturday in August, pits grown-up kids against each other, with Author: John Patrick Pullen.
The Portland Adult Soapbox Derby is a free event, fueled by over 100 volunteers, typically held on the third Saturday in August. 40+ teams of racers hurtle down a closed course in hand-built contraptions, powered only by one push at the top of the hill, and the inescapable force of gravity.
10 reviews of Portland Adult Soapbox Derby "In my 8th year living on Mt. Tabor's doorstep I finally make it to one of Portland's signature summer events, the Portland Adult Soapbox Derby. And let me tell you, it's a damn shame I didn't attend 5/5(10).