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Nevada City Adult Soapbox Derby

The inaugural Nevada City Adult Soapbox Derby was held today as a fundraiser for Pioneer Park in Nevada City.  Forty two individual creations were raced, three at a time, down Nimrod Street as a fun, environmentally friendly community event.  Many local businesses entered the race including: BYOB, Mountain Recreation, Empire Fence, Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital, South Pine Cafe, McGee’s and Tour of Nevada City Bike Shop.  What’s not to love about watching a pirate ship, an outhouse and a dragon chariot race down the street? For even more photos please click here.

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  1. […] make the event happen, especially the instigator Rich Bodine.  For photos from previous years (2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015) check out the Outside Inn blog posts.  Time to start brainstorming […]

  2. […] and ice cream from Lazy Dog were some of the other favorites.  For photos from previous years (2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014) check out the Outside Inn blog posts.  Time to start brainstorming your […]

  3. […] and more, click here to see the full list.  For photos from previous years click here, here and here.  Leave a comment on who you think is going to win and I’ll be posting the results on […]

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