THE FIRSTENERGY ALL-AMERICAN SOAP BOX DERBY

WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

HOTEL BENEFITS AND HOTEL PARTNERS


 

YOU MUST FILL OUT THE PARTNER HOTEL VERIFICATION FORM BY FRIDAY, JULY 1 BY 5 P.M. TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR THE BENEFITS LISTED BELOW.

HOTEL BENEFITS

By staying at a partner hotel during the FirstEnergy All-American Soap Box Derby you will receive the following benefits package. To receive the benefits package you MUST register according to each hotels booking process and provide your hotel information on our partner hotel verification form. You will NOT receive the benefits package if you go through a third-party reservation company (Expedia, Hotels.com, Priceline.com, etc.). Also, you will NOT receive the benefits package if you book through a special rate (Military, Hotel Points, On-Line, etc.).

Starting Gate 3 Resize

*NEW* 10% Discount on all purchases during Race Week

All purchases must be made at the office tent during race week. ID is required at the time of purchase. The one holding the hotel reservation is the only one who will be able to purchase parts at this discounted price.

Get Your Champ's Name On The Starting Line Structure At Derby Downs!

Your Champ’s name will be placed on the starting line structure at the world-famous Derby Downs!

*NEW* FREE Raffle Tickets*

You will receive a FREE raffle ticket to win a different Soap Box Derby prize each day listed below!

Sunday - Box Seats with four (4) program

Monday - Car kit of your choice

Tuesday - Race Week Wheels

Wednesday - Race Week Wheels

Thursday - Two T-Shirts 

Friday - Two 5 x 7 photo prints 

*All champs who stay at a partner hotel will be automatically entered

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Papa John’s Pizza Card

Receive a gift card from Papa John’s pizza for a free pizza and other discounts at Akron area Papa John’s restaurants.

 

 


 

HOTEL PARTNERS

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Residence Inn by Marriott - Akron Fairlawn

4080 Embassy Parkway

Akron, Ohio 44333

Phone (330) 664-7800

Rate: $139-$159 + tax per room per night. King suites and one bed rooms - Fully equipped with kitchens, full size appliances and coffee makers. Includes hot breakfast. 

Booking process: Click this link

Reservations received after June 22, 2022 will be provided on a space available basis at prevailing rates.

 

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Hampton Inn Akron – South

880 Arlington Ridge East

Akron, OH 44312

Phone: (330) 644-6579

Rate - $149 + tax per room per night

Reservations: Call hotel directly and reference Soap Box Derby.

  • Two Queen Beds - Non-Soming
  • Free hot breakfast included in room rates

  • Indoor swimming pool and complimentary fitness center

  • Only 10 minutes (5.6 miles) from Derby Downs

  • Free wireless internet and business center 

Reservations received after July 1, 2022 will be provided on a space available. 

 

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Residence Inn by Marriott

897 Arlington Ridge East 

Akron, Ohio 44312

Phone (330) 644-2111

Rate: $159 + tax per room per night. Studio and one bedroom suites with full kitchens. 

Booking process: Please call the hotel directly and ask for the Soap Box Derby rate.

  • One King bed with sofa bed

  • Indoor Swimming Pool

  • Complimentary hot breakfast each morning

  • Outdoor Sport Court

  • Lobby Bar

  • Complimentary wireless internet

Reservations received after July 1, 2022 will be provided on a space available basis at prevailing rates.

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Holiday Inn Express Akron South

898 Arlington Ridge East

Akron, OH 44312

Phone: (330) 644-5600

Rates: $189 + tax per room per night. 

Reservations can be made by calling the hotel directly. Please make sure to identify yourself as a FirstEnergy All-American Soap Box Derby participant. 

  • Two queen beds - non-smoking
  • Free hot breakfast included in room rates

  • Only 10 minutes (5.6 miles) from Derby Downs

  • Indoor pool and fitness center. 

Reservations received after July 1, 2022 will be provided on a space available space at prevailing rates.  

 

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Radisson Akron/Fairlawn

200 Montrose W Ave., Akron, OH 44321

Phone: (330) 666-9300

Rates: $79 + tax per room per night. 

Reservations can be made by calling the hotel directly. Please make sure to identify yourself as a FirstEnergy All-American Soap Box Derby participant. 

  • 200 West Restaurant and Bar

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • Sleeper sofas in every room

  • Complimentary shuttle- 5 mi radius from 10 a.m.-10 p.m.

  • Fitness Center

  • Indoor Pool and Hot Tub

  • Dry cleaning

  • Full-Service Conference Spaces

Reservations received after June 27, 2022 will be provided on a space available space at prevailing rates.  

 

YOU MUST FILL OUT THE PARTNER HOTEL VERIFICATION FORM BY FRIDAY, JULY 1 BY 5 P.M. TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR ALL OF THE BENEFITS LISTED ABOVE.