04/17/2019: "Get Ready: FH Soap Box Race"
The fourth running of the now famous Island Rec Hill of Thrills Soap Box Race on Sunday, May 19. This is a classic old-fashioned ‘gravity’ race where people run their homemade non-motorized contraptions down Grover St. by the elementary school.
The racing categories are ages 5-8, 9-12, 13-15, 16-adult. There are as many adult contestants as youth. This popular event is quickly becoming a local classic not to be missed. Races go from 1-3:00. Race packets and applications can be found online or at the office. Register by May 9th for $10.00, price increases $5 thereafter.
For more information or registration visit www.IslandRec.org, or call 360-378-4953, or drop by their office, 580 Guard St. Monday -" Friday 11:00-5pm.