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Hope Town Box Cart Derby

Competition or Sporting Event

Children racing in the Hope Town Box Cart Derby. – Dave Ralph

Homemade box carts of all description are designed and constructed by local Elbow Cay contenders and others for the annual ‘Big Hill Box Cart’ challenge and family fun day.

The race officially begins at 9:00 noon on Big Hill, Queen's Highway. Participants can compete in the junior or senior category. Carts have reached speeds up to 25 mph on the 800-metre track.

Festivities usually end around 4:00 p.m.

Accessibility Notes

There is a special area set aside for persons in wheelchairs.

Participation Requirements (if any)

You can register on site before the race begins.

Pet Friendly Notes

Leashed pets are allowed, but must be controlled.