Southeast Georgia Soap Box Derby


The local derby began in 1992 in Lyons, Georgia.


Approximately 20 cars were involved in the first race competing in only the Stock Division. Today, the local race has grown to over 60 drivers competing in Stock, Super Stock, Master’s Division, and Super Kids. In 2014, the Southeast Georgia Soapbox Derby stock division was the 2nd largest in size of the number of drivers in the country next to the All-American race itself.

Girls and boys may participate in all divisions: Stock Division (ages 7-13),  Super Stock Division (ages 10-17), Master’s Division (ages 10-20), and Super Kids (physically and mentally challenged).

The winners from each division are presented with a champion jacket, book bag, and a $1000.00 check to help with expenses for traveling to Akron, OH to compete in the World Championship Race.

Do you like what we do? Would you like to be a sponsor? Click Here to become a Sponsor!
2023 Lyons Lighted Christmas ParadeWhat a wonderful way to start December! Thank you to everyone who put in the effort to light up the night. It was great to celebrate wit...
2023 Scare on the SquareWe had our 3rd annual Scare on the Square on October 28th in downtown Lyons. This event has grown by leaps and bounds with over 1300 chi...
2023 Real Squeal BBQ & Music FestivalThank you to everyone who made this year's festival a HUGE SUCCESS! We had a great time and look forward to seeing you next year. Check ...
2023 Miss Real Squeal Scholarship Pageant2023 Miss Real Squeal Pageant
2023 Hometown ThrowdownWe had our second Hometown Throwdown on September 8th, in downtown Lyons. As a way for the Toombs County School System to show their app...
Lyons Lighted Christmas ParadeJoin us downtown Lyons on December 1st at 6:00 pm for the Lyons Lighted Christmas Parade. Make sure to come early and visit Sant at the ...
2023 Winter WonderLyonsWinter WonderLyons has been canceled due to the weather.
Dandelyons Christmas Open HouseSaturday, December 2nd!
Mark your calendar for this Family Holiday Theatrical Event!ONE NIGHT ONLY! Hosted by Loving Lyons and Beyond - helping those who help others.
Early Bird Specials at Prime Cut SteakhouseBe sure to take advantage of these deals!
Erasure Anti-Aging Clinic is open in Lyons!Lyons Main Street is thrilled to welcome another business to downtown Lyons. Dr. Tracey atErasure Anti-Aging Clinic on 122 N Washington ...
2023 SEGSBD goes to Akron!What a race week it was! Quinn Driggers is your AUI rally challenge work champion and Aidyn Driggers is your super stock allstar world c...
Keep up with local news and events, subscribe to Lyons Living NOW!

Contact Us