The Blackhawk 500 event has been cancelled indefinitely. Interest, participation, and volunteer help has been dropping off over the last 5+ years so the MDSC staff made the decision to cancel it as a council-wide event.
Pinewood Derby Championship for Mt. Diablo Silverado at the Blackhawk Museums on May 6, 2017 - CANCELLED!
Due to a lack of interest and very limited registrations the 2017 Blackhawk 500 Pinewood Derby at the Blackhawk Museums on May 6, 2017 has been cancelled.
If you have questions, please contact Rand Mahoney at (925) 674-6125 or
Congratulations on last year's Winners. Please click here for the results for 2016
Attention all Cub Scouts! Come join us for fun and competition with your Pinewood Derby Cars at the Blackhawk Automobile Museum in Danville on Saturday, May 6, 2017. The Blackhawk 500 event will include a racing division for Cub Scouts and an open class division for everyone else. All Cub Scouts are also eligible for the design competition – competing for the Blackhawk Cup and the Spirit of Scouting Award. During or after the event the whole family can tour the Blackhawk Museum’s (www.blackhawkmuseum.org) magnificent auto collection. And remember, the Blackhawk 500 event is open to ALL CUB SCOUTS, so be sure to sign up today. You will not want to miss this exciting council-wide event at this great museum
3700 Blackhawk Plaza Circle
Danville, CA 94506
Cub Scout Categories:
Parents, families, and Chartered Organization Representatives can enter into the following categories:
Registration at: 2017 Blackhawk 500 registration
Approximate race times:
Pre-Race Weigh In
Mandatory technical Inspection and Impound will be at the
Dates and times are:
If you have any questions, or would like to join our committee and help make Blackhawk 500 a success, please contact Rand Mahoney 925-674-6125 firstname.lastname@example.org
Open Class for Boy Scouts and Adults
Rules are similar to Cub Scouts but the weight can be up to 8 oz.
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