Join Us for the 29th Annual Bathtub Races! This year we will be partnering with Believe In Tomorrow for a whole day family fun event!
JUNE 23RD 2018 from 11am to 8pm
11am-4pm- Believe in Tomorrow Block Party to benefit the Believe in Tomorrow House by the Sea
4:30pm-Bathtub Races Start
5pm-8pm- Bathtub Races
The friendly, yet competitive race is open to anyone who wants to compete. Businesses are strongly encouraged to participate – it is an excellent way to advertise while having fun at the same time!
- Driver and Rider must be 16 years of age or older
- Wheels may be no larger than 26 inches
- Bathtub must have brakes and steering
- There must be at least one rider (helmet required)
- No more than one person can push (closed toe shoes required)
- Bathtub must hold a minimum of 2 gallons of water
- There is no limit to the number of wheels
- Businesses may advertise on the sides of their bathtub
- Tub must be under control of a pusher at all times and may not be released until tub has come to a complete stop
- Crossing the yellow line during the races will result in disqualification of that heat
Besides the illustrious “Winner Takes All” trophy and year-long bragging rights, first place will take home a free banner ad on the Chamber’s Website ($400 value).
So pick out your Pit Crew, Driver and Pusher and start building!
There is a $75.00 entry fee per tub for Berlin Chamber members and $100.00 for non-members, payable via cash, credit card or check to the Berlin, Maryland Chamber of Commerce.
HEAT SPONSORSHIPS AVAILABLE! Sponsor a heat and have your business mentioned before and during the race as well as in various press releases.
For more information, please contact the Chamber Office at (410) 641-4775. Make sure to check back frequently for up to date information regarding the event.
- HT Harrisons & Sons- (2017 Champ)
- Burley Oak
- Berlin Shoebox (All-time Champ)
- Town of Berlin- Water Resourses
- My Nature
- Ayers Creek Adventures & Baked Dessert Cafe & Gallery
- Peninsula Bank
- Sassafras Station
- Barrett Chevrolet
- Bath Fitters
All Time Leader
- Jesse Turner of Berlin Shoe Box retired his tub in 2011 after winning 7 times.