Zucchini Races

Zucchini Races

The races will be held on Sunday at 2:00 pm

Soup up your Zuc! No drivers license necessary!

Grow or buy a zucchini, add wheels, add decorations at home, or come to the workshop  between 12:00 and 1:30 where there will be limited zucchinis, wheels and decorations for you to build your race car! Time to race!

Prizes:  Pins for all participants, rosettes for first prize in each class, ribbons for 2nd and 3rd. Trophy for the overall winner. Outlaw class will have ribbons for race winners and a trophy for the most original racer.

3 classes:

● sprouts under 8

● young bucks  8-16

● young at heart  16+


Vehicle specs:

● width  maximum 8″

● length maximum 15″

● wheels maximum 4″ in diameter


Outlaw class:

● open to all ages and any vegetable. Use your imagination to create a racing vegetable keeping to the above vehicle specs. 

NEW THIS YEAR:   BEAUTY CONTEST There will be a prize for the most  beautiful zucchini car in each class.

Zucchini seeds donated by Hawthorn Farm Organic Seeds


Get your seeds and /or wheels  from any committee member or at the Minto Farmers Market. Wes and Lynda Alexander, 519-343-2365;  Jim and Bonnie Dopfer 519-343-3352; John Cox and Pat Lane 519-338-2487