Soap Box riders, crews prepare for competition.
Contestants, crews prepare for weekend competition
Above, colorful entries for the 2015 All American Soap Box Derby are lined up during official weigh-ins. Right, Contestants and pit crews work on assembling their soap box cars at the Friday weigh-ins. Trial runs will be held Saturday. The first race begins Sunday at 9 a.m. Trial runs are scheduled for Saturday from 1-3 p.m. with the first race set for Sunday at 9 a.m. on the Wilson Street hill between State Street and Farmington Avenue. The final heats will take place Sunday at 4 p.m. Additional photos on A3. See page B5 for a look at the race day drivers.